By Patrick Munn | March 9, 2020 - 4:10 pm | No Comments
BBC Two has handed out a two-season renewal to anthology series Inside No. 9. The show's sixth and seventh seasons will each consist of six episodes. The pick up comes ahead of tonight's season five finale.
By Patrick Munn | March 2, 2020 - 2:38 pm | No Comments
Fresh on the heels of the season twelve finale, BBC One has announced that Doctor Who will return for a Christmas special later this year. The special will feature the return of The Doctor's iconic enemies, The Daleks. The special is titled 'Revolution Of The Daleks'.
By Patrick Munn | February 6, 2020 - 2:12 pm | No Comments
After piloting the project last year as a comedy short, BBC Two has picked up a full series of Diane Morgan's Mandy. Six episodes, running fifteen minutes each, have been commissioned for the show's first season.
By Patrick Munn | February 6, 2020 - 2:07 pm | No Comments
The BBC is extending the run of Silent Witness to a quarter of a century. BBC One has renewed the long-running crime drama for an additional two seasons - the show's twenty-fourth and twenty-fifth. The renewal comes on the heels of the show's twenty-third season wrapping it's ten episode run. Season 23 was a rating success foor BBC One, averaging over 7 million viewers per week and ranking as one of the iPlayer’s most-requested shows.
By Patrick Munn | January 14, 2020 - 7:36 pm | No Comments
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.
By Patrick Munn | November 23, 2019 - 3:11 pm | No Comments
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).