By Patrick Munn | August 12, 2019 - 5:01 pm | No Comments
BBC Three has handed out a series order to Starstruck, a six episode comedy series created by and starring 2018 Edinburgh Comedy Award winner Rose Matafeo. HBO Max - the soon-to-launch streaming service from WarnerMedia - is on-board as the U.S. broadcast partner.
By Patrick Munn | July 8, 2019 - 11:33 am | No Comments
BBC Three has handed out a second season renewal to make up competition series Glow Up: Britain’s Next Make Up Star. Eight episodes have been ordered for the show's second season. Stacey Dooley returns as host, while Val Garland and Dominic Skinner will be back as judges.
By Patrick Munn | July 3, 2019 - 4:41 pm | No Comments
Little Mix’s Jade Thirlwall and former Spice Girl Geri Horner have signed up as celebrity guest judges on the upcoming first season of BBC Three's RuPaul’s Drag Race UK. The duo join previously announced celebrity guest judge Maisie Williams, with each of them all set to appear in a separate episode alongside RuPaul and Michelle Visage. As previously announced, Graham Norton and Alan Carr will appear as rotating resident judges.
By Patrick Munn | June 26, 2019 - 9:00 am | No Comments
BBC Three has renewed their short-form series Supercar, Superfam for a second season. Six episodes, each consisting of ten minutes, have been ordered for the show's second season. The renewal comes close to a year after season one launched on BBC Three. Season two premieres on the iPlayer on Thursday July 11th.
By Patrick Munn | June 18, 2019 - 11:38 am | No Comments
BBC Three has renewed their comedy sketch show Famalam for a third season. Additionally, the channel has ordered a Christmas special to air later this year. “Going for a three-peat! Excited to bring this beast back for another side splitting run!", said writer and producer Akemnji Ndifornyen. "Third time’s the charm!”
By Patrick Munn | May 30, 2019 - 2:00 pm | No Comments
Daisy Edgar Jones (War of the Worlds, Cold Feet), newcomer Paul Mescal, Sarah Greene (Dublin Murders, Rosie) and Aislín McGuckin (Outlander, The Nephew) have been cast in BBC Three's Sally Rooney adaptation Normal People.
By Patrick Munn | May 29, 2019 - 10:26 am | No Comments
The second season of Killing Eve will receive its UK premiere on BBC One on Saturday June 8th at 9:15pm, it has been announced. Following the broadcast of the season premiere on BBC One, all eight season two episodes will be made available to stream on BBC Three (via BBC iPlayer). The series will also continue to air in its Saturday slot on BBC One.
By Patrick Munn | May 20, 2019 - 4:43 pm | No Comments
Coming off of her nearly decade long run as Arya Stark on Game Of Thrones, Maisie Williams has signed on as the first celebrity guest judge for BBC Three's RuPaul’s Drag Race UK. Maisie will feature as a celebrity judge for one episode where she will appear alongside RuPaul and Michelle Visage. As previously announced, Graham Norton and Alan Carr will appear as rotating resident judges.