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Four BBC Dramas Coming From First-Time TV Writers

BBC Drama Controller Piers Wenger has announced four brand new BBC dramas from first time television writers, furthering the BBC’s commitment to developing and...

Fleabag Producer Teams with BBC on New Drama The Tourist

Piers Wenger, Controller of BBC Drama, and Charlotte Moore, Director of BBC Content, have commissioned writing duo Harry and Jack Williams’ brand new drama...

Bloodlands Photos and More Cast Members Joining James Nesbitt

BBC One has released the first Bloodlands photos and confirmed more cast members as filming begins. The crime drama was created by writer Chris Brandon and...

A Winter’s Tale From Shaun the Sheep Coming to BBC One in 2021

The BBC is continuing its long-standing relationship with Aardman as the world’s favorite sheep stars in his very own winter's tale for a special...

Fiona Shaw Joins BBC One’s Baptiste Season 2

Fiona Shaw (Killing Eve, Fleabag) is joining Tchéky Karyo (The Missing) in the second season of Baptiste, BBC One announced today. Karyo will return as retired...

BBC One Announces New Six-Part Thriller Vigil

Piers Wenger, Controller of BBC Drama and Charlotte Moore, BBC Director of Content have commissioned Vigil, a new six-part thriller from World Productions, the...

Fantastic Beasts: A Natural History Special Coming to BBC One

BBC One today announced a magical new commission, Fantastic Beasts: A Natural History. Produced in partnership with Warner Bros. Pictures and London’s Natural History...

Amazon and BBC One Announce Stephen Merchant’s The Offenders

BBC One has announced The Offenders, a six-episode, one-hour series from multi-award-winning writer and director Stephen Merchant, originally created by Merchant and Elgin James (co-creator of...

Sink Your Teeth into the Official Dracula Trailer

BBC One has debuted the official Dracula trailer, which gives you a good look at the new series that will premiere on New Year's Day at...

Dracula Premiere Date Set for New Year’s Day

BBC One has set the Dracula premiere date for New Year's Day at 9 p.m. until 10:30 p.m. The three-part series will air on three...

BBC One Murder-Mystery Drama Shetland to Return for Two More Seasons

BBC One murder-mystery drama Shetland will return for two more seasons with Douglas Henshall reprising his role as DI Jimmy Perez alongside series regulars...

Graham Norton to Host the 2020 BAFTA Film Awards

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts announced today that Graham Norton will host the 2020 BAFTA Film Awards, which will be held at the...

Kelly Macdonald to Star in BBC One’s Next Line of Duty Series

Kelly Macdonald will star as guest lead in the next series of BBC One's Line of Duty. She will play Detective Chief Inspector Joanne Davidson,...

The Mallorca Files Season 2 Begins Filming Before Season 1 Premiere

The BBC announced that The Mallorca Files Season 2 starts filming today. The first season of the BBC One and BBC iPlayer series will premiere...

Watch the Chilling First Trailer for Dracula

BBC One has brought online the first trailer for Dracula, which was written by Sherlock’s Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat. The three-part series is produced...

The War of the Worlds Trailer Previews the BBC One Adaptation

BBC One has revealed the first trailer for The War of the Worlds, the three-part adaptation of H.G. Wells' classic novel premiering this fall. Eleanor Tomlinson...

Worzel Gummidge Cast Announced by BBC One

BBC One has announced the Worzel Gummidge cast that will be joining Mackenzie Crook (Pirates of the Caribbean) in the modern adaptation. Set to broadcast in...

Filming Starts in London on C.B. Strike Season 2, Lethal White

Filming has begun on the four-episode second season of the Cinemax and BBC One series C.B. Strike, titled Lethal White. Stars Tom Burke (The...

BBC Drama Black Narcissus Casts Gemma Arterton and More

The BBC One and FXP series Black Narcissus has cast Gemma Arterton and more. The series comes to us from Bafta Award-winning writer Amanda...

His Dark Materials Premiere Dates Announced by BBC One and HBO

BBC One and HBO have announced the premiere dates for the anticipated series His Dark Materials. The His Dark Materials premiere for BBC One has been...

Jenna Coleman, Billy Howle & Ellie Bamber Join The Serpent

Jenna Coleman (Victoria, The Cry, Doctor Who), Billy Howle (MotherFatherSon, Dunkirk, On Chesil Beach) and Ellie Bamber (Les Misérables, Nocturnal Animals, The Falling) have...

Red Rose Horror Series Coming from Michael and Paul Clarkson

BBC Three has announced Red Rose, a new original horror series written by the Clarkson twins, Michael and Paul. The eight-part series was commissioned by Fiona...

Hugh Laurie to Star in BBC One Political Thriller Roadkill

Hugh Laurie (The Night Manager, House) will play a Conservative minister in the new political thriller Roadkill. The limited BBC One series is written by David...

Steven Knight Adapting SAS: Rogue Heroes for BBC One

BBC One has commissioned a new drama series based on Ben Macintyre’s best-selling book SAS: Rogue Heroes (buy here), which tells the incredible story...

Peaky Blinders Season 5 Launch Date Set for Netflix

Netflix announced today that Peaky Blinders Season 5 will debut on the streaming service on October 4. The new season will first premiere on BBC...

A Suitable Boy Cast Announced by BBC One

BBC One has announced the cast for A Suitable Boy, the first screen adaptation of Vikram Seth’s classic novel. Adapted by Andrew Davies (Pride...

The Pale Horse Cast Announced by BBC One

BBC, Mammoth Screen and Agatha Christie Limited have announced The Pale Horse cast. BAFTA-nominated writer Sarah Phelps will adapt the 1961 Agatha Christie book for...

Peaky Blinders Series 5 Trailer Released by BBC One

BBC One has debuted the Peaky Blinders Series 5 trailer, as well as a look at the women of the popular series, which is returning later...

National Treasure Writer Jack Thorne Takes on Series Best Interests

BBC One has commissioned original four-part series Best Interests, a compelling, thought-provoking original drama from Bafta-winning writer Jack Thorne (His Dark Materials, The Virtues,...

Tahar Rahim Joins Netflix and BBC One’s The Serpent

Netflix announced today that award-winning French actor Tahar Rahim (The Looming Tower, A Prophet, The Eddy) will star as Charles Sobhraj in the brand...

Paul Bradley and Patricia Potter to Return to Holby City

2019 has already been a major year at Holby City as it continues to celebrate its 20th anniversary. Now, Paul Bradley is amongst the...

First Dracula Photos and More Cast Members Announced

BBC One has revealed the first Dracula photos and announced more cast members who are joining the upcoming three-part series, which is currently filming. You...

Poldark Season 5 Premiere Date Set for July 14

BBC One confirmed today that the Poldark Season 5 premiere date has been set for July 14 at 9 p.m. in the UK. As was previously...

Got It Covered Artists Announced by BBC for Children in Need

BBC One and BBC Children in Need have announced the launch of Children in Need: Got It Covered, a new venture for 2019 which...

Letitia Wright and John Boyega Join Steve McQueen’s Small Axe

Letitia Wright (Black Panther) and John Boyega (Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi) have joined the cast of Steve McQueen's (Widows, 12 Years a...

BBC One to Adapt Agatha Christie Thriller The Pale Horse

The BBC, Mammoth Screen and Agatha Christie Limited have announced the commission of the latest Agatha Christie story to be adapted for television. The...

Worzel Gummidge Adaptation Coming from Mackenzie Crook

A modern adaptation of Worzel Gummidge is coming to BBC One in two hour-long films, inspired by the classic books of Barbara Euphan Todd....

Corden and Jones Reunite for Gavin & Stacey Christmas Special

BAFTA and multi-award-winning Gavin & Stacey, starring Mathew Horne and Joanna Page, supported by a cast including James Corden, Ruth Jones, Rob Brydon, Larry...

Ghosts Series Two Given the Green Light by BBC One

BBC One has ordered a Ghosts Series Two. Ghosts is the top comedy series on UK television so far this year with a consolidated series...

FX and BBC One Partner on a New A Christmas Carol Adaptation

FX and BBC One are re-teaming with Ridley Scott's Scott Free and Tom Hardy's Hardy Son & Baker on a new three-part special of...

Dracula Cast Members Announced by BBC One and Netflix

It was announced today that John Heffernan (Collateral, The Crown), Joanna Scanlan (Hold The Sunset, No Offence), Dolly Wells (Can You Ever Forgive Me,...

Merchant and Smith to Star in BBC One’s The Barking Murders

Stephen Merchant and Sheridan Smith will star in new BBC One drama The Barking Murders (working title), which will start filming this spring. From...

Planet Earth III, Frozen Planet II and More Coming to the BBC

Charlotte Moore, BBC Director of Content, has unveiled a series of landmark natural history programs to take the BBC’s natural history offer into the...

The Doctor Who New Year’s Day Special Trailer!

The BBC and BBC America have brought online the trailer for the Doctor Who New Year's Day special, which is titled Doctor Who: Resolution and will premiere on...

Watership Down Trailer Released by BBC One

BBC One has released the official trailer for Watership Down, which is airing as two special feature-length episodes this Christmas, on Saturday, December 22 and...

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Blindspot Season 5 to Premiere on Thursday, April 30

NBC announced today that the Blindspot Season 5 premiere date has been set for Thursday, April 30 at 10 p.m. ET/PT. The fifth season also...

New Disney Release Dates and Artemis Fowl to Debut on Disney+

With current events keeping theaters closed and movies being pushed back on a daily basis, the biggest update yet has come in from The...

Candyman Release Date Pushed Back to September

Universal Pictures today announced that the Candyman release date has been moved from June 12, 2020 to Friday, September 25, 2020. The studio's Praise This, which was...