By Patrick Munn | April 19, 2018 - 10:48 am | No Comments
Fulwell 73 has hired Whizz Kid Entertainment exec Caroline Roseman to serve in the newly created position of UK Head of Development. Roseman will work across Fulwell’s entire TV slate and will report to the indie's senior executives Heather Greenwood and Carly Shackleton.
By Patrick Munn | April 12, 2018 - 7:37 pm | No Comments
ITV (alongside U.S. co-production partner PBS Masterpiece) has renewed period drama Grantchester for a fourth season. There's no word on the size of the order for the new season. In somewhat unexpected news, one of the co-leads, James Norton, who plays Sidney Chambers, will be exiting Grantchester during the fourth season. Casting is underway for a new Vicar.
By Patrick Munn | March 27, 2018 - 9:54 pm | No Comments
Special forces drama Strike Back - which is a co-production between Sky One and HBO's sister channel Cinemax - has been renewed for another season. This is the seventh season for Sky and the sixth for Cinemax (the latter of whom aired the initial season as a spin-off titled Strike Back: Origins).
By Patrick Munn | March 26, 2018 - 8:37 pm | No Comments
Netflix has renewed their half hour comedy series One Day At A Time - which airs on this side of the pond on Netflix UK - for a third season. The renewal, which comes some two months after the second season premiered, is for another thirteen episodes.
By Patrick Munn | March 15, 2018 - 8:38 pm | No Comments
Weeds star Justin Kirk has been tapped for a recurring role in Showtime's half-hour comedy series Kidding, starring Jim Carrey, Catherine Keener, Frank Langella and Judy Greer. Kirk will play Peter, the new boyfriend of Jill (Greer) who is Jeff’s (Carrey) estranged wife.
By Patrick Munn | March 15, 2018 - 7:52 pm | No Comments
It's the end of the road for Young & Hungry. The Freeform comedy series - which airs on this side of the pond on E4 - is set to end its run with its (current) fifth season, the U.S. cable network announced on Thursday.