All posts tagged 'ITV'

ITV Orders Val McDermid Adaptation ‘Karen Pirie’

ITV has ordered Karen Pirie, a crime drama series adapted from Val McDermid's series of novels following the young Scottish female detective set in the Scottish university town of St. Andrew’s. Three feature length episodes have been ordered for the show's first season, which is being based on the novel The Distant Echo.

ITV Orders Surveillance Thriller ‘Viewpoint’

ITV has ordered Viewpoint, a five episode police surveillance thriller that hails from Waking The Dead scribe Ed Whitmore and Tiger Aspect Productions.

Blake Harrison & Barbara Flynn Join ITV Comedy ‘Kate & Koji’; Meera Syal To Guest Star

ITV has rounded out the cast for Kate & Koji (formerly known as Kate And Kolo). Blake Harrison (A Very English ScandalWorld On Fire) and Barbara Flynn (Pat & CabbageDeath In Paradise) have been tapped to star opposite Brenda Blethyn and Jimmy Akingbola in the six episode studio sitcom. Additionally, Meera Syal (The Split, Goodness Gracious Me) will guest star.

ITV Renews ‘Vera’ For Season 11

Vera isn't going anywhere. Less than a week after the tenth season launched, ITV has renewed the Brenda Blethyn fronted drama series for an eleventh season, TVWise has confirmed. The news was announced yesterday by Blethyn herself at the Television Critics Association press tour. An ITV spokesperson said that production on season 11 would get underway this spring ahead of a 2021 premiere.