Gentleman Jack renewed for 2nd season.

Will there be a second season of ‘Gentleman Jack’? Here’s some wonderful and unexpectedly early news for Gentleman Jack fans! Following its hugely successful debut in the UK last month, the BBC has already confirmed that the period drama series has been renewed for a second season. Set in Halifax, West Yorkshire in 1832, Gentleman Jack is … Read moreGentleman Jack renewed for 2nd season.

The Children – BBC

A new TV movie set in 1945 has begun filming in Northern Ireland. Marking the 75th anniversary of the end of the Holocaust next year, The Children is described as a “stark, moving and ultimately redemptive story.” Written by BAFTA-nominated screenwriter Simon Block (The Eichmann Show), the one-off 90-minute special is based on the first-person testimony of … Read moreThe Children – BBC

World on Fire WW2 (series) 2019

 SEAN BEAN JOINS Blake Harrison has joined the cast WORLD ON FIRE WW2 SERIES BBC is also casting new faces for their ambitious new WW2 series WORLD ON FIREwhich already hasLesley Manville, Jonah Hauer King, Helen Hunt and Julia Brown! Joining them now are Sean Bean,Last Kingdom’s and Halcyon’s Ewan Mitchell, Blake Harrison and Yrsa Daley Ward!   The ensemble … Read moreWorld on Fire WW2 (series) 2019

BBC’S DRACULA MINI SERIES

CLAES BANG TO LEAD BBC’S DRACULA MINI SERIES Consisting of three 90-minute episodes, the upcoming Dracula series will re-introduce the world to the vampire who “made evil sexy.” Taking place in Translyvania in 1897, the series will find “the blood drinking Count is drawing his plans against Victorian London. And be warned: the dead travel fast.” … Read moreBBC’S DRACULA MINI SERIES

The ABC Murders

An Agatha Christie 1936 Novel    (rumored to release Dec 25th) BBC One and Amazon have released the first photo of John Malkovich as Inspector Hercule Poirot in “The ABC Murders,” the upcoming three-part mini-series which Alex Gabassi (“The Frankenstein Chronicles”) is directing. The series has once again been adapted by Mammoth Screen and writer … Read moreThe ABC Murders

TROY: Fall of a City

STARTING NEXT WEEK ON BBC!  Saturday, Feb. 17th What better way to warm yourself up a bit during cold winter nights than with some scantily clad Greek warriors and princesses, starting next Saturday, February 17th, when British BBC will start airing TROY: FALL OF A CITY, eight episode brand new epic television series! TROY: FALL … Read moreTROY: Fall of a City

The Mercy 2018

 ‘THE MERCY’ POSTERS   COLIN FIRTH & RACHEL WEISZ New character posters have been released featuring Oscar winners Rachel Weisz and Colin Firth from THE MERCY a true life drama movie scheduled to premiere this February from The Theory of Everything director James Marsh!  ALONE AT SEA  Colin plays yachtsman Donald Crowhurst whose disastrous attempt … Read moreThe Mercy 2018

The Miniaturist – starts tonight Dec 26th on the Beeb

BBC’S ‘THE MINIATURIST’ 1ST PERIOD SET DRAMA CLIP The characters from BBC’s new three episode period set drama THE MINIATURIST which will air next Tuesday and Wednesday, December 26th and 27th in UK in their holiday programme. You can also check out two clips below!  BASED ON JESSIE BURTON BOOK Set in 1686, it follows 18 year … Read moreThe Miniaturist – starts tonight Dec 26th on the Beeb

Gunpowder – 1st Trailer Premieres BBC One – 3 Episodes

Gunpowder is set in the year 1605 and chronicles the attempt made by Fawkes and a group of provincial English Catholics to blow up the House of Lords and kill King James I, all in an effort to help restore a Catholic to the crown. Among them was Robert Catesby, who was said to be … Read moreGunpowder – 1st Trailer Premieres BBC One – 3 Episodes

Period Drama Forward: King Lear

ANTHONY HOPKINS, EMMA THOMPSON, EMILY WATSON, JIM BROADBENT AND OTHERS Speaking of British drama, ‘Daily Mail’ also reports that Anthony Hopkins will play the lead role in BBC 2’s TV movie on Shakespeare’s KING LEAR! British thespians Emma Thompson, Emily Watson and Florence Pugh will play his daughters Goneril, Regan and Cordelia. Famous director Richard … Read morePeriod Drama Forward: King Lear