• Colin Dexter, creator of ‘Inspector Morse’, dies at 86

    Colin Dexter, creator of ‘Inspector Morse’, dies at 86

    Crime writer Colin Dexter, the creator/author of the ‘Inspector Morse’ books died peacefully at his home in Oxford yesterday. Overall, Dexter wrote 13 Morse novels between 1975 and 1999. They were later adapted for the long-running ITV series of the same name and starred John Thaw. The author worked closely behind the scenes of the Inspector Morse series […]

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  • Filming begins in Port Isaac for new series of ‘Doc Martin’

    Filming begins in Port Isaac for new series of ‘Doc Martin’

    Great news! Dr. Martin Ellingham isn’t done insulting his patients just yet. Everyone’s favorite cantankerous village physician with an ill-timed phobia for blood is back in Port Isaac filming the next set of eight programs that will make up series 8 of Doc Martin. All regular cast members are returning headed by Caroline Catz who plays Doc Martin’s […]

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  • BBC commissioner signs ‘The Coroner’ death certificate after two series

    BBC commissioner signs ‘The Coroner’ death certificate after two series

    For two quality series, Claire Goose and Matt Bardock have done their best to make the town of Lighthaven in south Devon safe for residents and visitors alike. Goose starred as Jane Kennedy, a single mum/coroner who returns to her hometown to investigate murders alongside former childhood sweetheart Detective Sergeant Davey Higgins (Bardock) in two series […]

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  • Meet Stefanie Martini, the young Jane Tennison in ‘Prime Suspect 1973’

    Meet Stefanie Martini, the young Jane Tennison in ‘Prime Suspect 1973’

    Based on writer Lynda La Plante’s book, “Tennison”, the long-awaited prequel to the brilliant, early 90s series, Prime Suspect, that starred Dame Helen Mirren as DCI Jane Tennison, is just around the corner! Premiering last night on ITV and on PBS in Summer 2017 as part of the Masterpiece series, Prime Suspect 1973 stars Stefanie Martini as a young Jane […]

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  • What’s next for Benedict Cumberbatch? Playboy Patrick Melrose in Edward St Aubyn’s “Melrose”, of course.

    What’s next for Benedict Cumberbatch? Playboy Patrick Melrose in Edward St Aubyn’s “Melrose”, of course.

    If you’ve ever really wondered why it takes so much time between Sherlock series, one only has to look at the ever-expanding day planner that charts series star Benedict Cumberbatch’s daily life activities. While both Doctor Strange and The Hollow Crown were technically prior to the Sherlock S4 premiere in January 2017, since that time, he has spent his time filming The Current War where […]

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  • Dame Diana Rigg added to ‘Victoria’ cast for S2

    Dame Diana Rigg added to ‘Victoria’ cast for S2

    As series one of what everyone hopes has already planted the flag as ‘the next Downton Abbey‘, Victoria, starring Jenna Coleman and Tom Hughes, has begun filming on series 2. Thankfully, while U.S. viewers watching on PBS’ Masterpiece have only until Sunday, March 5 to wait until the S1 finale (followed by a newly produced Victoria After Party hosted by Jonathan […]

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  • Skip the Oscars and binge-watch ‘Victoria’ today/tonight on PBS!

    Skip the Oscars and binge-watch ‘Victoria’ today/tonight on PBS!

    Traditional audiences for the Academy Awards usually fall into two categories. One, you spend the evening lamenting over the fact you haven’t see all the movies even though ‘this year was going to be different’ and you find yourself not knowing why the winner in a certain category was a complete surprise or, two, you’ve […]

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  • Could ‘Downton Abbey’ open its doors once again?

    Could ‘Downton Abbey’ open its doors once again?

    Ever since Mr. Carson shuttered the doors and pocketed the keys to Downton Abbey, there have been endless and/or countless (depends on which is considered more) rumors that the Dowager Countess would soon be walking the halls of Downton again even with all that electricity floating around through the air. Would Sir Julian Fellowes actually ‘get […]

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  • The Queen and Almonzo reunite as filming begins on S2 of ‘Victoria’

    The Queen and Almonzo reunite as filming begins on S2 of ‘Victoria’

    Much like the on-screen chemistry between Captain Ross Poldark and Shamus, the horse from Poldark, Almonzo, the white horse that shared a lot of quality screen time in the first series of Victoria, was gleefully reunited with what looks to be an equally happy Jenna Coleman recently as the cast and crew reconvened to begin filming for series 2. […]

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