All posts tagged 'World Productions'

ITV Orders Val McDermid Adaptation ‘Karen Pirie’

ITV has ordered Karen Pirie, a crime drama series adapted from Val McDermid's series of novels following the young Scottish female detective set in the Scottish university town of St. Andrew’s. Three feature length episodes have been ordered for the show's first season, which is being based on the novel The Distant Echo.

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.”