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BritBox North America Orders ‘Father Brown’ Spin-Off ‘The Sister Boniface Mysteries’

Father Brown is getting a spin-off. Britbox has ordered The Sister Boniface Mysteries, a ten episode drama revolving around the character of Sister Boniface who originally appeared in the first season of Father Brown. Lorna Watson is on-board to reprise her role as the sleuthing nun. It's worth noting that this has only been commissioned for the U.S. arm of BritBox and at present there is no UK broadcaster attached to the project. It is not immediately clear if BBC One, who commission and air parent series Father Brown, will look to acquire the spin-off.

TV Trailer: ‘Doctor Who’ Season 12 On BBC One

BBC One has released the trailer for the twelfth season of Doctor Who, which is set to premiere on New Year's Day (Wednesday January 1st).

BBC One Releases Trailer For ‘Doctor Who’ Season 12

BBC One has released the trailer for the upcoming twelfth season of Doctor Who, which is set to premiere on early 2020. Few details have been released about season twelve, other than that The Judoon are set to return. As TVWise previously reported, Stephen Fry and Sir Lenny Henry are set to appear in guest starring roles in the twelfth season premiere. Other recently confirmed guest stars for the new season include Goran Višnjić (ER, Timeless) and Robert Glenister (Cold Feet, Curfew).

BBC One Cancels ‘Scarborough’ After One Season

It's one and done for Derren Litten's Scarborough. BBC One has cancelled the half-hour comedy series after a single six-episode season, TVWise has confirmed. "Sometimes we have to make difficult decisions to make room for new comedy on BBC One", a representative of the BBC told TVWise. "We are very proud of Scarborough and would like to thank Derren and the team for all their hard work on the series.”

Catherine Russell To Exit BBC One’s ‘Holby City’

Catherine Russell, who has played Serena Campbell since 2012, is exiting BBC One's Holby City. She is poised to leave the BBC Studios produced show with a "heroic exit" in the New Year. Per the BBC, Serena will face a dark reminder from the past and then developments at the hospital will bring out her joyously rebellious side as she passionately fights for her family and her most cherished values.