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 OF A CITY an epic tale of mortals and gods, has a psychologically rich and sweeping narrative which goes back to the story’s origins: to the judgement of Paris, his scandalous love affair with Helen, and the ill-starred prophecy surrounding his birth. Told from the …

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Britannia – 01/18/18 BBC

 SKY’S ‘BRITANNIA’ EPIC SERIES TO AIR JANUARY! Britannia will start January 18th! Sky Atlantic has finally revealed the date when their new Roman Age set epic series BRITANNIA will start airing – January 18th next year! The series will have eight hour long episodes with the 90 minute opening one! DRUIDS VS ROME When the Romans invade Britain in 43AD, Kerra (Kelly Reilly), daughter of the King of the Cantii, is forced to put her differences aside with arch rival Queen Antedia Kerra leads her warriors into battle against Romans (Zoe Wanamaker) to face their invaders. The Romans, led by General Aulus …

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‘THE BIRDS’

BBC TO TURN ‘THE BIRDS’ INTO A NEW TV DRAMA! This has not been officially confirmed yet, but, as ‘Digital Spy’ reports today, BBC is planning on turning famous THE BIRDS novel byDaphne du Maurier into a TV movie. Unlike the famous Hitchcock’s classic movie, this one will be true to the novel with the action being set in British Cornwall! The new television adaptation will be set in picturesque rural Cornwall, where a farmhand and his community is being terrorised by flocks of birds and seagulls shortly after the end of the Second World War.

Lark Rise to Candleford 2008

An adaptation of Flora Thompson’s autobiographical novel “Lark Rise To Candleford”, set in 19 century Oxfordshire, in which a young girl moves to the local market town to begin an apprenticeship as a postmistress. Rich, funny and emotional, the first series follows the relationship of two contrasting communities: Lark Rise, the small hamlet gently holding on to the past, and Candleford, the small market town bustling into the future. Seen through the eyes of young Laura, their inhabitants endure many upheavals and struggles as the inexorably change comes; their stories by turns poignant, spirited and uplifting. Cannot find a valid …

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First Images: BBC One’s ‘War & Peace’ Event Series

By Patrick Munn | August 12, 2015 – BBC One has today released the first four images from their upcoming event series War & Peace, which is being co-produced by The Weinstein Company and A&E Networks, who will air the series on A&E, History and Lifetime. Widely regarded as one of the greatest novels of all time, War & Peace follows five aristocratic families in 19th century Russia – a time when Alexander I was still Tsar and the French were invading Russian territory. The adaptation has been hailed as the BBC’s most ambitious project to date, without serious investment …

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