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Tom Brittney Set As New Co-Lead In ITV’s ‘Grantchester’

Grantchester has found its new Vicar. Tom Brittney (Outlander, Call the Midwife) has been set as the new co-lead in the ITV period drama. He replaces original star James Norton, who is exiting during the upcoming fourth season. "I am beyond excited. From the moment I heard about the role of Will Davenport, it was something I wanted more than anything", Tom Brittney said. "It’s a real honour to be joining such a wonderful series, with such a loyal fan base."

ITV Renews ‘Grantchester’ For Fourth Season, James Norton To Exit

ITV (alongside U.S. co-production partner PBS Masterpiece) has renewed period drama Grantchester for a fourth season. There's no word on the size of the order for the new season. In somewhat unexpected news, one of the co-leads, James Norton, who plays Sidney Chambers, will be exiting Grantchester during the fourth season. Casting is underway for a new Vicar.

BBC One Unveils Trailer, First Look Images For ‘Gunpowder’

The BBC is offering a first glimpse of Gunpowder. BBC One has released the first trailer and a number of first look images for the three-part drama about the gunpowder plot which hails from and stars Game Of Thrones' Kit Harrington.

Vanessa Redgrave, David Gyasi, Joanna Vanderham & More To Star In BBC One’s ‘Man In An Orange Shirt’

BBC One has set the cast for Man In An Orange Shirt. Oscar winner Vanessa Redgrave (The Thirteenth Tale), David Gyasi (The Interceptor), Joanna Vanderham (The Paradise), Julian Morris (New Girl), Oliver Jackson Cohen (Emerald City) and James McArdle (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) have been cast in the two-part drama from British novelist Patrick Gale which explores two inter-twined gay love stories.

ITV Orders ‘Grantchester’ Christmas Special

GrantchesterITV's hit period drama Grantchester is going festive this year. The commercial broadcaster has ordered a one-off 90 minute Christmas special. That is in addition to the previously announced six episode third season, which will air in 2017.