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BBC America Renews ‘Orphan Black’ For Fifth & Final Season

Orphan BlackBBC 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.

Dennis Haysbert To Star In BBC One’s DPP Drama ‘Undercover’

Dennis Haysbert - BackstromIn 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.

BBC America Boards ‘Undercover’ & ‘Thirteen’ As Co-Producer

BBC AmericaDespite 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.

BBC America’s ‘Orphan Black’ Renewed For Fourth Season

Orphan Black - Season 2BBC 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.

‘Game Of Thrones’ Star Maisie Williams Lands Guest Role On ‘Doctor Who’

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.

First Image: Ben Whishaw In BBC Two’s ‘London Spy’

London Spy (First Look)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.