By Patrick Munn | November 4, 2020 - 8:47 am | No Comments
Gold is expanding the Drapers Tours franchise. After previously commissioning three murder mystery comedies (Murder On The Blackpool Express, Death On The Tyne, and Dial M For Middlebrough), the UKTV owned and operated channel has ordered a three-part follow up series, titled Murder They Hope.
By Patrick Munn | September 17, 2019 - 10:33 am | No Comments
UKTV is adding to their scripted roster. The company's Gold channel has ordered Sandylands, a three-episode comedy series starring Sanjeev Bhaskar (Unforgotten, Porters), Natalie Dew (West End’s Bend It Like Beckham) and David Walliams (The Midnight Gang, The Queen And I).
By Patrick Munn | September 9, 2019 - 11:44 am | No Comments
Gold has rounded out the cast for Dial M For Middlesbrough. Jason Donovan, Sally Lindsay, Joanna Page, Ambreen Razia, John Macmillan, Sheila Reid, Georgie Glen, Annette Crosbie, Phil Davis, Mike Wozniak, Selina Griffiths and Jason Forbes have all signed on to star opposite Johnny Vegas and Sian Gibson in the feature-length follow up to both Murder On The Blackpool Express and Death On The Tyne.
By Patrick Munn | July 1, 2019 - 11:21 am | No Comments
UKTV's Gold channel has handed out a series order to Race Through Comedy, a three episode documentary series fronted by Sir Lenny Henry. “I’m proud to be involved in this project. It’s funny, entertaining and educating", said UKTV's Iain Coyle. "There’s amazing insight and some brilliant clips. It’s an illustration of just how much has changed over the decades and how much more hasn’t.”