By Patrick Munn | February 13, 2020 - 8:54 am | No Comments
Sky One has unveiled a raft of new scripted commissions. The satcaster's flagship channel has ordered Beatrix Potter and Roald Dahl drama The Tail Of The Curious Mouse; paramedics comedy series Bloods; Greg Davies fronted comedy pilot Safe Space; and Zoran Drvenkar adaptation You.
By Patrick Munn | October 31, 2019 - 11:00 pm | No Comments
EXCLUSIVE: BBC Two has ordered Responsible Child, a one-off drama inspired by real life events that explores the criminal age of responsibility under English law. The cast assembled for the factual drama includes Billy Barratt (The White Princess), Michelle Fairley (Game Of Thrones), Tom Burke (Strike), Stephen Campbell Moore (The Last Post), Owen McDonnell (Killing Eve), Shaun Dingwall (Topboy), Debbie Honeywood (Vera), Angela Wynter (Le Miserables) and James Tarpey (Our Robot Overlords).
By Patrick Munn | October 9, 2019 - 8:13 pm | No Comments
Lisa McGrillis (Mum, Inspector George Gently) has been set as the co-lead in Bumps, BBC One's comedy pilot that was commissioned back in August as part of the BBC’s Comedy Playhouse strand. She will star opposite Amanda Redman (New Tricks, The Good Karma Hospital).
By Patrick Munn | August 22, 2019 - 5:18 pm | No Comments
BBC One has handed out a pilot order to Bumps, a comedy from writers Lucy Montgomery and Rhys Thomas. Amanda Redman is attached to star in the lead role. The pilot has been commissioned as part of the BBC's Comedy Playhouse strand, which was most recently used to successfully pilot King Gary. Kudos are producing
By Patrick Munn | August 19, 2019 - 9:29 am | No Comments
BBC One has out a series order to SAS: Rogue Heroes, a six episode drama exploring how the world’s most renowned and ruthless Special Forces unit, the SAS, came to exist. Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight is penning the series, which is based on the book of the same name by Ben Macintyre.