By Patrick Munn | May 13, 2019 - 4:37 pm | No Comments
Channel 4 has handed out a sixth season renewal to their comedy series Friday Night Dinner. Production on the show's sixth season is set to get underway later this year for a 2020 premiere. With the renewal the series becomes one of Channel 4’s longest running sitcoms. The pick-up comes a little more than a year after the show's fifth season aired. Season five ranks as the show's second highest rated season with an average audience of 1.9 million views and an 11.4% share in its 10pm slot.
By Patrick Munn | February 22, 2019 - 10:59 am | No Comments
BBC One has ordered The Goes Wrong Show, a six episode TV adaptation of Mischief Theatre's The Play That Goes Wrong. The series order comes after the BBC previously commissioned and aired TV adaptations of Mischief's Peter Pan Goes Wrongand A Christmas Carol Goes Wrong.
By Patrick Munn | March 20, 2018 - 1:13 pm | No Comments
ITV has given the greenlight to The Imitation Game - a new impressionist comedy panel show that will be hosted by Pointless' Alexander Armstrong and feature Rory Bremner and Debra Stephenson as the team captains.
By Patrick Munn | August 15, 2017 - 5:40 pm | No Comments
ITV's Cold Feet is adding to its cast. Siobhan Finneran (Happy Valley, Downton Abbey) has boarded the seventh season of the series, which is set to premiere next month. She will play Nikki Kirkbright, a Cheshire housewife that seems to have it all - money, big house and big hair. But something isn't quite right. David meets Nikki through his career in personal finance and the two soon develop a close bond.
By Patrick Munn | October 17, 2016 - 9:55 am | No Comments
After successfully reviving the series for a sixth season some thirteen years after it initially concluded its run, ITV has renewed Cold Feet for a seventh season, TVWise has learned. Eight episodes have been ordered for season seven, matching the size of the order for the sixth season revival. Original series creator Mike Bullen will once again be returning to pen the scripts for the new season, which is set to enter production in Manchester next March.
By Patrick Munn | August 25, 2016 - 7:51 pm | 2 Comments
The U.S. adaptation of Channel 4 comedy series Raised By Wolves, which is set up Arrowverse super-producer Greg Berlanti's production company, has landed at ABC with a script commitment and hefty penalty, TVWise has confirmed.