By Patrick Munn | July 6, 2018 - 12:01 am | No Comments
Sky One is adding to the cast of Jamestown. Ben Batt (In The Dark, Shameless) has joined the cast of the period drama about the first British settler in America for its third season, which is now filming in Budapest for a 2019 premiere. He will play enigmatic trader Willmus Crabtree.
By Patrick Munn | August 25, 2017 - 9:47 am | No Comments
Sky1 is broadening their 2018 drama slate. The satcaster has renewed their Stan Lee drama series Lucky Man, starring James Nesbitt, for a third season; and ordered Bulletproof, a new police drama starring Noel Clarke and Ashley Walter. The announcements come ahead of Sky1 Director Adam MacDonald's Meet The Controller session at the Edinburgh International Television Festival.
By Patrick Munn | November 1, 2016 - 6:01 pm | No Comments
Kudos exec Joanna Strevens is joining Carnival Films - the NBCU owned indie behind ITV's hit Downton Abbey - as their new Head of Development.
Strevens will be responsible for overseeing Carnival's development activity. She will report directly to Managing Director Gareth Neame. “I’m extremely excited to be joining such a remarkable team at Carnival, who have a very well-deserved reputation for producing internationally renowned scripted series”, she said.
By Patrick Munn | July 11, 2016 - 3:31 pm | No Comments
Sky1 is adding to the cast of Jamestown. Raoul Trujillo (Neverland, Da Vinci’s Demons). Kalani Queypo (The Royal Tenebaums, Saints & Strangers) and Roseanne Supernault (Blackstone, The Drive) have boarded the eight episode period drama, which hails from Downton Abbey production company Carnival Films, TVWise has learned.