By Patrick Munn | November 27, 2018 - 2:55 pm | No Comments
Heyday Television has named former DNA Films and TV Creative Director Tom Winchester as President. He will lead the UK business and will work closely with founder David Heyman to grow the company's slate of high-end scripted series. He takes up his new post in January.
By Patrick Munn | November 2, 2018 - 11:24 am | No Comments
BBC One has released a first look image from their upcoming three-part Andrea Levy adaptation The Long Song. It is set during the final days of slavery in 19th century Jamaica and tells the story of the strong-willed, young slave July on a plantation owned by her odious mistress Caroline Mortimer. When a charming new arrival to the island, Robert Goodwin, becomes the new overseer, July and Caroline are both intrigued by his seemingly revolutionary determination to improve the plantation for the slaves and mistress alike.
By Patrick Munn | July 13, 2018 - 12:01 am | No Comments
Tamara Lawrance (King Charles III, Undercover) and Hayley Atwell (Howards End, Agent Carter) have been set as the leads in The Long Song, BBC One's three-part adaptation of Andrea Levy's novel of the same name.
By Patrick Munn | March 21, 2018 - 11:20 am | No Comments
BBC One is expanding their drama slate. The BBC's flagship channel has given the greenlight to four new dramas from a range of creative talent, including Ben Chanan, Levi David Addai, Andrea Gibb & Marnie Dickens.