All posts tagged 'World Productions'

BBC One Orders ‘Showtrial’ From ‘Line Of Duty’ Indie World Productions

BBC One has handed out a six episode series order to Showtrial, a drama series about a trial that grips the nation, placing victim and accused - as well as their families - at the heart of a media storm. It hails from Line Of Duty and Bodyguard indie World Productions.

BBC One’s ‘Line Of Duty’ Adds Kelly Macdonald For Season 6

AC-12 has found their new target. Kelly Macdonald (Boardwalk Empire, The Victim) has signed on as the guest lead for the upcoming sixth season of BBC One's Line Of Duty. She will play Detective Chief Inspector Joanne Davidson, the senior investigating officer of an unsolved murder, whose unconventional conduct raises suspicions at AC-12.

Lesley Manville Joins Sky Atlantic’s ‘Save Me’ For Season 2

Lesley Manville (Mum, Harlots) has joined the cast of Lennie James' Sky Atlantic series Save Me for its second season. “I couldn’t be more delighted to be joining this phenomenal series", Manville said. "Save Me was a major highlight of 2018, a testament to Lennie James’ writing and acting and the exceptional cast and creative team.”

BBC One’s ‘Line Of Duty’ Adds Anna Maxwell Martin For Season 5’s Final Two Episodes

Here's some late casting news from the BBC. Anna Maxwell Martin (The Bletchley Circle, And Then There Were None) has joined the cast of Line Of Duty in a major recurring role for the final two episodes of season five. She will play Detective Chief Superintendent Patricia Carmichael, a senior anti-corruption detective brought in from outside of AC-12. Her first episode will air this coming Sunday (April 28th) at 9pm.

Acorn TV Nabs Exclusive U.S. Rights To BBC One’s ‘Line Of Duty’

This is a major coup for Acorn TV. The North American streaming service has secured the exclusive U.S. streaming rights to the upcoming fifth season of BBC One's Line Of Duty in a deal with Kew Media Distribution. They replace Hulu as the U.S. home to Jed Mercurio's thriller.

BBC One’s ‘Line Of Duty’ Adds Stephen Graham As Balaclava Man

Line Of Duty has cast balaclava man. Boardwalk Empire star Stephen Graham has joined the cast of the BBC One thriller for its  six episode fifth season, which is now filming in Belfast, Northern Ireland. Graham plays John Corbett, a pivotal figure in a deadly organised crime group. Known to have links with corrupt police officers and suspected to be under direct command of the shadowy figure known only as 'H'. He becomes a person of interest to AC-12 following an explosive chain of events.