By Patrick Munn | March 12, 2019 - 10:12 am | No Comments
BBC One has released a first look image of Sheridan Smith (The Moorside, Mrs Biggs) in their upcoming three-part factual drama The Barking Murders. The Barking Murders will go beneath the headlines of the Stephen Port case to shed new light on this story by telling it from the point of view of the families of the victims, focusing on their fight to uncover the truth about what had happened to their lost sons and brothers in the face of a now widely criticised police investigation.
By Patrick Munn | February 9, 2019 - 12:01 am | No Comments
Stephen Merchant (Extras, The Office) and Sheridan Smith (The Moorside, Mrs Biggs) have been set as the leads in The Barking Murders, BBC One's three-part Stephen Port drama from the team behind The Moorside and Appropriate Adult.
By Patrick Munn | August 24, 2017 - 10:30 am | No Comments
More news out of the Edinburgh International TV Festival. BBC Director of Content Charlotte Moore, during her Meet The Controller session, announced a trio of new drama commissions for BBC One. The corporation's flagship channel has ordered three part drama The Barking Murders, a factual drama from Jeff Pope that explores the crimes of Stephen Port from the point of view of the families of his victims; and a pair of new drama that will be set and shot in Scotland - The Victim and The Cry.