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Riveting, likeable women in Killing Eve movie

Delight in the cat-and-mouse game between an officer and an assassin in Killing Eve, and root for the single mum dealt a bad hand in SMILF

'Tis the season when television studios shamelessly woo Emmy voters ahead of the September awards, with the nominees announced in a fortnight.

Two of the shows getting Emmy buzz are crime thriller Killing Eve and SMILF, a comedy about a young single mother.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on June 28, 2018, with the headline 'Riveting, likeable women'. Print Edition | Subscribe