All posts tagged 'Red Planet Pictures'

BBC One Renews ‘Death In Paradise’ For Two More Seasons

BBC One has handed out a two season renewal to their long-running drama series Death In Paradise. With the pick up, which comes just as the show's eighth season wrapped its run, the Caribbean set crime drama will be back for a ninth and tenth season.

Rose Williams, Theo James, Anne Reid & Kris Marshall To Star In ITV’s Jane Austen Adaptation ‘Sanditon’

ITV has set the cast for Sanditon. Rose Williams (Curfew, Changeland), Theo James (The Divergent Series, Downton Abbey), Anne Reid (Last Tango in Halifax, Hold the Sunset) and Kris Marshall (Death in Paradise, Love Actually) have all been cast in the eight episode adaptation of Jane Austen’s unfinished novel that was written only months before her death in 1817.

Red Planet Pictures & ITV Announce Devin Doyle As Red Planet Prize Winner

Red Planet Pictures and ITV have announced Dublin-based Devin Doyle as the winner of this year's Red Planet Prize - the talent discovery initiative that was launched by Tony Jordan's indie a decade ago to find writers that can create fresh, original and inspiring popular dram. As the winner, Doyle will get a script commission and development opportunities with ITV for his family drama Devoted Wife And Mother. It tells the story of a woman whose life is turned upside down when her debt dealing husband is kidnapped with a 500k ransom deadline for 5pm that day.

Danny John-Jules To Exit BBC One’s ‘Death In Paradise’, Shyko Amos Set As New Series Regular

BBC One and Red Planet Pictures are shaking up the cast of Death In Paradise. Original cast member Danny John-Jules, who plays Officer Dwayne Myers, is exiting the Caribbean-set murder mystery drama after seven seasons. Additionally, Shyko Amos (A Very English Scandal) is joining the cast as a series regular for season eight.