By Patrick Munn | August 9, 2016 - 2:13 pm | 1 Comment
ITV has tapped True Blood star Stephen Moyer for the lead role in the second season of their event drama Safe House, TVWise has learned. He replaces Doctor Who star Christopher Eccleston, who led the cast in season one. Originally Eccleston and the core cast from season one had been set to return, but after he pulled out in June, the second season was re-conceived with the setting of the series being shifted from the Lake District to Wales.
By Patrick Munn | September 10, 2015 - 9:37 am | 1 Comment
ITV has picked up a second season of their "event series" Safe House starring Christopher Eccelston (Fortitude), Marsha Thomason (White Collar) and Paterson Joseph (Law & Order: UK). Four episodes have been ordered for season two, which is set to enter production in the Lake District in February 2016.
By Patrick Munn | August 26, 2015 - 10:39 am | No Comments
All3Media has lined up a slew of international sales for ITV's Safe House, starring Christopher Eccleston (Doctor Who) and Marsha Thomason (White Collar). The international distributor has sold the four-part drama to French broadcaster France 3, German public broadcaster ZDF, TV4 in Sweden, TV2 in Denmark, NRK in Norway, VRT in Flemish Belgium, HRT in Croatia, UTV in Eire, BBC First in Australia, TV3 in New Zealand and Wowow for Japan. ITV International Channels has also acquired Safe House for their pan-Asian and African feeds.