By Patrick Munn | June 30, 2021 - 11:08 am | No Comments
Channel 5 has inked a deal with international distributor Red Arrow Studios International to acquire the Archie Panjabi and Christopher Plummer fronted drama series Departure. The broadcaster will make the series available on 5Star and their streaming service My5.
By Patrick Munn | May 27, 2021 - 8:07 pm | No Comments
Jill Halfpenny (The Drowning, Liar) and Owen McDonnell (Killing Eve, The Bay) have been set as the leads in The Holiday, Channel 5's four-part adaptation of the T.M. Logan novel. Rounding out the cast is Aidan McArdle (The Trial Of Christine Keeler, The Mallorca Files), Liv Mjönes (Midsommar, The Lawyer), Siobhan Hewlett (McDonald & Dodds, The Syndicate), Andrew Macklin (Doctor Who, Fair City) and Cat Simmons (Holby City, Moving On).
By Patrick Munn | January 20, 2021 - 12:29 pm | No Comments
Channel 5 and Acorn TV have teamed together to order The Reluctant Madame Blanc, a six episode thriller series created by and starring Sally Lindsay. On this side of the pond, the series will initially air on Channel 5, before getting a second window on Acorn TV UK.
By Patrick Munn | December 17, 2020 - 11:38 am | No Comments
Several months after TVWise first reported that the project was in the works at NENT Studios UK and Trevor Eve’s Projector Pictures, Channel 5 has commissioned T.M. Logan Adaptation The Holiday as a four episode series.