By Patrick Munn | June 5, 2021 - 9:51 pm | No Comments
Sky has ordered The Amazing Mr Blunden, a 90 minute adaptation of both the novel and 1972 film The Ghosts, for their Christmas schedule. Simon Callow (Four Weddings and A Funeral, Shakespeare in Love), Mark Gatiss (Sherlock, Dracula) and Tamsin Greig (Friday Night Dinner, Episodes) are attached to star.
By Patrick Munn | May 27, 2021 - 9:07 pm | No Comments
Sky One has renewed their Martin Freeman and Daisy Haggard fronted parenting comedy series for a third season. Ten episodes have been commissioned for season three, which is expected to air in 2022. FX is once again co-producing for the United States.
By Patrick Munn | April 29, 2021 - 3:23 pm | No Comments
Keeley Hawes (Bodyguard, Spooks) and Max Beesley (The Outsider, Suits) have been set as the leads in The Midwich Cuckoos, Sky One's eight episode adaptation of the John Wyndham novel of the same name. Production on the series is set to get underway next month, ahead of a 2022 premiere.
By Patrick Munn | August 25, 2020 - 8:57 am | No Comments
Sky One has ordered Roald & Beatrix, The Tale Of The Curious Mouse - a one-off ninety-minute drama starring Dawn French that is inspired by the true story of when a six-year-old Roald Dahl meets his idol Beatrix Potter. It is being eyed as the centerpiece of Sky One's Christmas schedule.