By Patrick Munn | August 22, 2019 - 12:01 pm | No Comments
ITV2 has released the trailer for the fifth season of Plebs, which is set to premiere next month. Created by Sam Leifer and Tom Basden, Plebs is set in Ancient Rome and follows three under achievers, all of whom are on a desperate quest to live the ‘when in Rome’ mantra to the full in the empire’s most exciting city. The comedy series is produced by Rise Films and stars Tom Rosenthal, Ryan Sampson, Tom Basden, Ellie Taylor, Maureen Lipman, Karl Theobald, Samantha Spiro and Danny Webb.
By Patrick Munn | July 10, 2019 - 12:14 pm | No Comments
Supermarket Sweep is making a comeback. ITV2 has ordered a reboot of the classic game show that will be hosted by Rylan Clark-Neal. Twenty episodes have been commissioned for the show's first season, which will be stripped weekly across four weeks.
By Patrick Munn | June 5, 2019 - 6:07 pm | No Comments
NBC's comedy series Superstore will return to ITV2 to finish airing its fourth season from Monday June 17th at 8:30pm, and will then continue to air weekdays in the same time-slot, it has been announced.
By Patrick Munn | May 24, 2019 - 11:28 am | No Comments
Britain's Got Talent judge Amanda Holden has joined the cast of ITV2's ancient Rome comedy Plebs for its upcoming fifth season, which is now filming in Bulgaria ahead of a late 2019 premiere. Holden, who recently returned to acting with a recurring role on The Worst Witch, will play Rufina, a lusty aristocrat at a banquet, who sets her sights on Jason, the gatecrashing pleb, making him her plaything for the evening.
By Patrick Munn | May 23, 2019 - 6:05 pm | No Comments
ITV2 and US streaming service Hulu have teamed up to co-commission Zomboat!, a six episode zombie comedy series from Adam Miller and Will Hartley. Leah Brotherhead, Hamza Jeetooa, Ryan McKen and Cara Theobold are attached to star. Rochenda Sandall guest stars.
By Patrick Munn | March 14, 2019 - 6:12 pm | No Comments
ITV2 has ordered Singletown, a relationship show that will see five couples press pause on their relationships and spend one summer living the single life in London. The series, which is set to air later this year, has received an order for fifteen episodes.