By Patrick Munn | August 23, 2018 - 5:16 pm | No Comments
It was BBC Two's turn at bat at the Edinburgh TV Festival today, with Controller Patrick Holland taking the opportunity to announced a slew of new commissions for the channel. Leading the new slate is a The Ranganation, a topical weekly show fronted by comedian Romesh Ranganathan. While other highlights include The Amazing Race style series Race Across The World; and two documentary series: one on the invasion of Iraq in 2003 and a three-part series about the rise of the Nazi's in Germany in the 1930s. Rounding things off is a new Mary Beard series on nudity.
By Patrick Munn | December 5, 2017 - 4:30 pm | No Comments
Frankie Boyle is returning to the BBC. Following the first season of his satirical show Frankie Boyle's New World Order, BBC Two has ordered a one-off special looking back at the events of the past year.
By Patrick Munn | August 25, 2016 - 10:21 am | No Comments
Nigel Farage Gets His Life Back, a half-hour scripted comedy about the outgoing UKIP leader from Endemol Shine's Zeppotron, has landed at BBC Two, TVWise has learned. The one-off will star Kevin Bishop (Porridge, We’re Doomed! The Dad’s Army Story) as Farage.