By Patrick Munn | February 15, 2019 - 4:50 pm | No Comments
ITV has set the cast for Sanditon. Rose Williams (Curfew, Changeland), Theo James (The Divergent Series, Downton Abbey), Anne Reid (Last Tango in Halifax, Hold the Sunset) and Kris Marshall (Death in Paradise, Love Actually) have all been cast in the eight episode adaptation of Jane Austen’s unfinished novel that was written only months before her death in 1817.
By Patrick Munn | February 12, 2019 - 10:23 am | No Comments
ITV is sticking with Lethal Weapon. The commercial broadcaster has extended their licensing agreement for the show with international distributor Warner Bros. International Television Distribution and picked up the exclusive UK rights to the show's third season. ITV said that season three would premiere this spring.
By Patrick Munn | February 8, 2019 - 2:24 pm | No Comments
After weeks of rumours, ITV has officially confirmed that they are re-teaming with Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes for a six episode adaptation of his novel Belgravia. US cable network Epix is on-board as the co-producer and will air the series state-side.
By Patrick Munn | February 6, 2019 - 6:15 pm | No Comments
ITV is down to zero comedies on the main channel. Both Birds Of A Feather and the Jack Dee comedy Bad Move have been cancelled by the commercial broadcaster. An ITV spokesperson confirmed there are "currently no plans" for future seasons of either show.
By Patrick Munn | January 30, 2019 - 11:58 am | No Comments
ITV has given the green-light to Flesh And Blood, a four-part family drama from The Long Song scribe Sarah Williams and ITV Studios label Silverprint Pictures. Per ITV, this is no ordinary family drama, however, as someone in the family will be dead by the end of the series and the question of who dies and who is the killer is left lingering until the last moment.
By Patrick Munn | January 27, 2019 - 10:06 pm | No Comments
ITV has released the trailer for the sixth season of Endeavour, which is set to premiere next month. The show's sixth season is set in 1969 and picks up following the dissolution of Oxford City Police and the merging with Thames Valley Constabulary, with the team dispersed as they find their feet in their various new roles.
By Patrick Munn | January 7, 2019 - 12:07 pm | No Comments
Fresh off of last night's premiere on ITV, Manhunt is travelling internationally. International distributor DRG has concluded a raft of sales for the three-part Martin Clunes fronted drama with a number of international broadcasters.