All posts tagged 'Strike'

BBC One Sets Premiere Date For ‘Strike: The Silkworm’

Strike: The Silkworm - the second adaptation of JK Rowling's Cormoran Strike series of novels - will premiere on BBC One on Sunday September 10th at 9pm, it has been announced.

Holliday Grainger Set As Female Lead In BBC One’s ‘The Cormoran Strike Mysteries’

holliday-graingerBBC One has found their Robin. Holliday Grainger has been set as the female lead in The Cormoran Strike Mysteries, which is based on the Strike series of novels by J.K. Rowling (writing under the pen name Robert Galbraith). Grainger, whose previous TV credits include Showtime's The Borgias and A+E Networks' Bonnie & Clyde miniseries, will play Robin Ellacott, who serves as part assistant/part-partner to war veteran turned private investigator Cormoran Strike.

Tom Burke Set As Lead In BBC One’s ‘The Cormoran Strike Mysteries’

Tom Burke - The MusketeersThe BBC has found their Cormoran Strike. After a lengthy casting process, Tom Burke (The Musketeers, War & Peace) has been cast as the titular character in BBC One's The Cormoran Strike Mysteries, an adaptation of the Strike novels by JK Rowling (published under the pen name Robert Galbraith).

EXCLUSIVE: HBO Eyes J.K. Rowling’s New BBC Series ‘The Cormoran Strike Mysteries’

HBOEXCLUSIVE: HBO is set to re-team with the BBC for a new J.K. Rowling drama. Sources tell TVWise that the premium cable network is circling BBC One's The Cormoran Strike Mysteries, based on the Harry Potter author's Cormoran Strike novel series (published under the pen name Robert Galbraith), with plans to board as a co-producer.

BBC One Greenlights ‘Troy – Fall Of A City’, Orders Peter Moffat Drama ‘The Last Post’ & More

BBC OneAt an event hosted by BBC Director-General Tony Hall and BBC One Controller Charlotte Moore last night, the BBC unveiled a raft of new commissions for their flagship channel including a three-part adaptation of the Mark Billingham novel Rush Of Blood, a live Mrs Brown's Boys special, "visceral" multi-part drama series Troy - Fall Of A City, a one-off To Sir With Love adaptation, and a new Peter Moffat series titled The Last Post.