By Patrick Munn | June 10, 2019 - 12:54 pm | No Comments
Imelda Staunton (Harry Potter, Vera Drake), Francesca Annis (The Little House, Cranford), Russell Tovey (Years and Years, Quantico) and Stephen Rea (War & Peace, The Honourable Woman) have been cast in ITV's four-part drama Flesh And Blood.
By Patrick Munn | March 4, 2019 - 12:29 pm | No Comments
Fresh off of picking up another season of Morse prequel Endeavour, ITV has also handed out a renewal to fellow Sunday night drama Vera. The Brenda Blethyn fronted crime drama will return to ITV with a four episode tenth season in 2020. “Along with the rest of the cast of Vera, I’m delighted to be embarking on series ten", Blethyn said. "The enthusiasm and warmth shown to Vera has been overwhelming and we can’t wait to get started. Newcastle here we come!”
By Patrick Munn | January 30, 2019 - 11:58 am | No Comments
ITV has given the green-light to Flesh And Blood, a four-part family drama from The Long Song scribe Sarah Williams and ITV Studios label Silverprint Pictures. Per ITV, this is no ordinary family drama, however, as someone in the family will be dead by the end of the series and the question of who dies and who is the killer is left lingering until the last moment.
By Patrick Munn | May 23, 2018 - 10:25 am | No Comments
It's been something of an open secret that ITV had renewed their Brenda Blethyn fronted crime drama Vera for a ninth season (the broadcaster had not formally announced that past few recommissioning cycles). They made that official today, with the announcement that filming is underway on the new season. Four episodes have been ordered for season nine, matching the size of the order for all eight prior seasons.