By Patrick Munn | July 15, 2019 - 6:39 pm | No Comments
The BBC has found their Charles Sobhraj. Tahar Rahim, who recently starred as FBI Special Agent Ali Soufan in Hulu's The Looming Tower, has signed on to play Sobhraj in the BBC One's eight episode limited series The Serpent. Netflix has also boarded as co-producer and will serves as the show's broadcaster outside of the UK.
By Patrick Munn | June 12, 2019 - 8:05 am | No Comments
BBC One has set The Pale Horse as their next Agatha Christie adaptation. It follows in the footsteps of previous adaptations And Then There Were None, The Witness For The Prosecution, Ordeal By Innocence and The ABC Murders.
By Patrick Munn | March 21, 2019 - 12:01 am | No Comments
Stormzy has joined the cast of BBC One's Malorie Blackman adaptation Noughts + Crosses in a guest starring role. He will play newspaper editor Kolawale, a character created for the TV series. "As a diehard fan of Malorie's novels, being a part of this important show is a dream come true", he said.
By Patrick Munn | March 11, 2019 - 11:40 am | No Comments
ITV has locked down the core cast for The Singapore Grip. Luke Treadaway (Ordeal By Innocence), David Morrissey (The Walking Dead), Jane Horrocks (Trollied), Colm Meaney (Star Trek: Deep Space Nine), Charles Dance OBE (Game Of Thrones), Elizabeth Tan (Coronation Street) and Georgia Blizzard (Thor: Ragnarok) have been set as the leads in the J.G. Farrell adaptation.
By Patrick Munn | March 4, 2019 - 8:52 am | No Comments
ITV has renewed their Morse prequel Endeavour for a seventh season. No word yet on the size of the order for season seven. The renewal comes shortly after the show's sixth season wrapped its run. Season six launched to a consolidated audience of 6.9 million viewers, marking the show's biggest audience since 2014.
By Patrick Munn | September 10, 2018 - 12:28 pm | No Comments
Lily Dodsworth Evans (Genius), Kerri McLean (Electric Dreams), Sofia Oxenham (Grantchester), Vincent Regan (300), Peter Sullivan (Entebbe) and Freddie Wise (Maleficent 2) have joined the cast of BBC One's Poldark for its fifth and final season.