By Patrick Munn | August 23, 2018 - 4:30 pm | No Comments
Andrew Scott, best known for his role as Moriarty on Sherlock, is joining the cast of Phoebe Waller-Bridge's BBC Three comedy Fleabag for its second season, which has now started filming. Details about the character he will be playing are being kept under wraps. "I can’t believe they let me do this AGAIN. I’m so happy to be back with the incredible Fleabag team and I’m as surprised as anyone about where this series has taken us… thank God for Andrew Scott", Fleabag creator and star Phoebe Waller-Bridge said in a statement.
By Patrick Munn | July 27, 2018 - 10:14 am | No Comments
The BBC has set the cast for Baptiste. Line Of Duty and Call The Midwife star Jessica Raine has signed on for a starring role in BBC One's The Missing spin-off, which hails from original series creators Jack and Harry Williams. She plays Genevieve. “We are so pleased to welcome Jessica Raine to our brilliant cast; her talent and commitment are perfect for Genevieve and we're really excited to see what she does with the character”, the Williams brothers said in a statement.
By Patrick Munn | June 18, 2018 - 2:41 pm | No Comments
Rev. star Tom Hollander has signed on for a starring role on BBC One's recently orderedThe Missing spin-off Baptiste, which hails from Harry and Jack Williams. He will play Edward. "I am very excited to be working with Harry and Jack Williams", Tom Hollander said in a statement. "They are brilliant storytellers of nuance and suspense." Hollander is only the second confirmed cast member. He joins Tchéky Karyo, who played titular character Julien Baptiste in both seasons of The Missing and is on-board to reprise his role in the spin-off.
By Patrick Munn | April 3, 2018 - 5:46 pm | No Comments
The Missing is getting a spin-off. BBC One has given the green-light to Baptiste, an offshoot that will center around French detective Julien Baptiste. Tchéky Karyo, who played Baptiste in both seasons of The Missing, is on-board to reprise his role in the spin-off.
By Patrick Munn | August 25, 2017 - 2:20 pm | No Comments
After months of rumours, BBC Three has confirmed that they have renewed comedy series Fleabag for a second season. The announcement was made by series creator and star Phoebe Waller-Bridge at the Edinburgh International Television Festival.
By Patrick Munn | October 13, 2016 - 11:19 am | No Comments
ITV is expanding their drama slate. The commercial broadcaster has given the green-light to four new drama series, which hails from such auspices as Doctor Foster creator Mike Bartlett, The Syndicate and In The Club scribe Kay Mellor, husband and wife team Paul Rutman and Natasha Narayan, and newcomers Mark Denton & Jonny Stockwood.