By Patrick Munn | August 25, 2020 - 8:57 am | No Comments
Sky One has ordered Roald & Beatrix, The Tale Of The Curious Mouse - a one-off ninety-minute drama starring Dawn French that is inspired by the true story of when a six-year-old Roald Dahl meets his idol Beatrix Potter. It is being eyed as the centerpiece of Sky One's Christmas schedule.
By Patrick Munn | February 13, 2020 - 8:54 am | No Comments
Sky One has unveiled a raft of new scripted commissions. The satcaster's flagship channel has ordered Beatrix Potter and Roald Dahl drama The Tail Of The Curious Mouse; paramedics comedy series Bloods; Greg Davies fronted comedy pilot Safe Space; and Zoran Drvenkar adaptation You.
By Patrick Munn | October 27, 2019 - 5:08 pm | No Comments
BBC One has released a short teaser trailer and three first look images for their upcoming Dracula series from Sherlock co-creators Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat. Dracula is a new take on the classic Bram Stoker novel and will re-introduce the world to Dracula (Claes Bang), the vampire who made evil sexy. In Transylvania in 1897, the blood-drinking Count is drawing his plans against Victorian London. And be warned: the dead travel fast.
By Patrick Munn | August 22, 2019 - 3:02 pm | No Comments
The BBC is staying in business with former Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat. BBC One has commissioned a four-part mini-series from Moffat, which he wrote on spec. Inside Man tells the story of a prisoner on death row in the US and a woman trapped in a cellar under an English vicarage, cross paths in the most unexpected way.
By Patrick Munn | April 29, 2019 - 6:42 pm | No Comments
Clive Russell (Game Of Thrones), Catherine Schell (On Her Majesty’s Secret Service), Jonathan Aris (Sherlock), Sacha Dhawan (24: Live Another Day), Nathan Stewart-Jarrett (Adulting) and Youssef Kerkour (Jack Ryan) have joined the cast of BBC One's new Dracula series from Sherlock co-creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss.
By Patrick Munn | November 28, 2018 - 6:43 pm | No Comments
BBC One has found their Dracula. Danish actor Claes Bang (Borgen, The Bridge) has been set as the lead in the channel's new Dracula series from Sherlock co-creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss. This new take on the classic Bram Stoker novel will re-introduce the world to Dracula, the vampire who made evil sexy. In Transylvania in 1897, the blood-drinking Count is drawing his plans against Victorian London. And be warned: the dead travel fast.