Wuthering Heights 2018

 THE LATEST MOVIE ADAPTATION Now, I must admit that the casting for this one looks terrible or hilarious (admittedly the budget is just 100,000 pounds) to say the least, but who The movie should hit cinemas this November knows, maybe you’ll like the latest movie adaptation of WUTHERING HEIGHTS scheduled for opening in UK cinemas this November. … Read moreWuthering Heights 2018

Poldark Season 4

   ‘POLDARK’ SEASON 4 STARTS NEXT SUNDAY AT BBC! Are you excited people? The fourth, and most probably the penultimate, season of popular British period set saga POLDARK starts its eight episode run next Sunday, June 10th on BBC, and for the viewers in Northern America on PBS Masterpiecelater next Autumn September 30th! Everybody’s favourite Captain Ross Poldark will, as … Read morePoldark Season 4

King Lear with Anthony Hopkins

 BBC SETS DATE FOR ‘KING LEAR’ WITH ANTHONY HOPKINS, EMMA THOMPSON, EMILY WATSON! Anthony Hopkins’ TV movie KING LEAR which will air on BBC Two Monday 28th May! You can check out the trailer below the post! THE BURDEN OF BEING A KING Set in the fictional present, the 80 year old King Lear (Anthony Hopkins) divides … Read moreKing Lear with Anthony Hopkins

Catch 22 (WW2 series on Hulu)

‘CATCH 22’ WW2 SERIES GATHERS A HANDSOME SQUAD  George Clooney is producing CATCH 22 World War 2 television series based on Joseph Heller‘s novel, and that he is also directing and starring in it, but now the rest of the cast has been revealed as well and brace yourself – it is filled with tons of super handsome boys. George Clooney and Kyle … Read moreCatch 22 (WW2 series on Hulu)

Robin Hood 2018

‘ROBIN HOOD’ TRAILER LOOKS OVERLY MODERN INDEED The first trailer for new ROBIN HOOD movie which is out November 21st! Made, obviously, for younger audiences,  the movie will have hip costumes and vibe while trying to describe the origins of the famous rebel from Sherwood! The trailer obviously shows a rather modern look, maybe even overly so. … Read moreRobin Hood 2018

Blessed Virgin – 17th Century

DRAMA CASTS LAMBERT WILSON AND CHARLOTTE RAMPLING We’ve had quite a few lesbiefriendly projects announced this week, and here’s another one and it is period set too! ‘Deadline’ reports that Charlotte Rampling and Lambert Wilson have joined young actresses Virginie Efira and Daphne Patakiain 17th century erotic thriller BLESSED VIRGIN. Lambert Wilson will lead the male part of the cast To be directed … Read moreBlessed Virgin – 17th Century

Gentleman Jack (once called Shibden Hall)

BBC’S ‘GENTLEMAN JACK’ MINI SERIES REVEALS FULL CAST Something lesbiefriendly today, spylings! BBC has revealed the whole cast for their period set mini series GENTLEMAN JACK (previously known as Shibden Hall) which will celebrate 19th century feminism led by Surrane Jones! Can’t say I’m overly optimistic given the fact the eight episode series has been written by Sally Wainwright who gave … Read moreGentleman Jack (once called Shibden Hall)

Heathen

 FEMALE VIKING ADVENTURE Here’s something epic for you while we’re nearing the end of the week: as ‘Deadline’ reports today, Constantin Film and Prime Universe will turn Natasha Alterici‘s female Viking comic book HEATHEN into a movie. The second volume of the graphic novel should be out in July. It tells the story of a young Viking warrior named Aydis. An outcast … Read moreHeathen

Mermaid and Mrs Hancock

TO BE TURNED INTO TV SERIES BY WHITE QUEEN PRODUCERS Another epic series we can expect is the adaptation of Imogen Hermes Gowar‘s THE MERMAID AND MRS HANCOCK. Playground Entertainment (Wolf Hall, White Queen) has bought the rights on the 1785 London set novel which follows Jonah Hancock, a prosperous merchant and widower, whose Captain returns having sold … Read moreMermaid and Mrs Hancock