By Patrick Munn | June 16, 2016 - 5:15 pm | No Comments
BBC America's breakout original scripted series Orphan Black is coming to and end. The network announced on Thursday that they had picked up the critically acclaimed genre series starring Tatiana Maslany for a ten episode fifth and final season.
By Patrick Munn | September 9, 2015 - 9:35 am | No Comments
In what is a major casting coup, 24 and The Unit star Dennis Haysbert has been tapped for a starring role in Undercover, BBC One's six part drama series from Silk scribe Peter Moffatt which tells the story of the first black Director of Public Prosecutions.
By Patrick Munn | August 7, 2015 - 11:51 am | No Comments
Colin Morgan (The Fall, Merlin) and Charlotte Spencer (Glue, Line Of Duty) have been set as the leads in The Living And The Dead, BBC One's six episode supernatural thriller from Life On Mars and Eternal Law creators Ashley Pharoah and Matthew Graham.
By Patrick Munn | July 31, 2015 - 8:19 pm | No Comments
Despite the change in ownership, co-producing UK dramas remains at the core of BBC America's drama strategy. The network has signed on to co-produce Peter Moffatt's BBC One drama Undercover, starring Sophie Okonedo and Adrian Lester; and BBC Three's just cast five-part drama Thirteen, which hails from up and coming writer Marnie Dickens.
By Patrick Munn | May 7, 2015 - 2:12 pm | No Comments
BBC America has renewed their flagship original drama series Orphan Black for a ten episode fourth season, the network announced on Thursday. The fourth season is slated to enter production later this year for a 2016 premiere.
By Patrick Munn | March 30, 2015 - 2:22 pm | No Comments
Maisie Wiliams (Game Of Thrones) has landed a guest role on the upcoming ninth season of BBC One's Doctor Who. The exact nature of the her role are being kept under wraps, though the BBC did reveal that the episode in which Williams appears will be a period adventure. It is believe that the episode in question is titled 'The Girl Who Died’. which was written by Jamie Mathieson and Steven Moffat.
By Patrick Munn | March 5, 2015 - 1:51 pm | No Comments
BBC Two has released the first image from their upcoming Ben Whishaw fronted drama series 'London Spy', which hails from Working Title Television, Child 44 author Tom Rob Smith and The Fall helmer Jakob Verbruggen.
By Patrick Munn | March 4, 2015 - 11:33 am | No Comments
Rose Leslie (Game Of Thrones), Laura Haddock (Da Vinci's Demons), Darren Boyd (Fortitude), John Heffernan (Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell) and Patrick Malahide (Indian Summers) have signed on for co-starring roles in BBC One's recently ordered two-part 'Luther' special.