• First look at the next PBS/BBC ‘masterpiece’, Les Miserables

    First look at the next PBS/BBC ‘masterpiece’, Les Miserables

    Earlier this year, PBS and the BBC announced an epic new adaptation of the 19th Century Victor Hugo classic, Les Miserables. The all-star cast will be headed by Dominic West (The Affair, The Hour) and David Oyelowo (Spooks, Selma, A United Kingdom) in the iconic roles of Jean Valjean and Javert, the police inspector who dedicated his life […]

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  • First look at a long-awaited new era for ‘Doctor Who’ coming this Autumn

    First look at a long-awaited new era for ‘Doctor Who’ coming this Autumn

    Easing the separation anxiety a bit, Doctor Who-Nation was treated to a short teaser for the forthcoming S11 and the introduction of Jodie Whitaker as #13. The newest teaser premiered during the 2018 France v. Croatia World Cup finale this past Sunday on BBC1 keeping in line with past DW teaser efforts being launched during major […]

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  • Jane Austen’s final unfinished novel, ‘Sanditon’ headed to PBS’ Masterpiece

    Jane Austen’s final unfinished novel, ‘Sanditon’ headed to PBS’ Masterpiece

    Under the watchful eye (and pen) of BAFTA and Emmy-award winning writer, Andrew Davies (House of Cards, War & Peace, Mr. Selfridge, Les Misérables, Pride and Prejudice), PBS’ Masterpiece series will adapt Austen’s unfinished original 11-chapter manuscript, Sanditon, into an 8 x 60-minute drama series. Sanditon will, once again, pair Davies and Austen together as Davies has previously adapted both Sense and Sensibility and Northanger Abbey for the small screen […]

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  • ‘Flip the Script’ casts Rufus Sewell as…Queen Victoria?

    ‘Flip the Script’ casts Rufus Sewell as…Queen Victoria?

    Fortunately, even though we are still months away from the return of Victoria, there are plenty of behind-the-scenes videos that will ease the separation anxiety as we wait for series 3. Lord M may have long since departed but Jenna Coleman and Rufus Sewell continue to find a way to extend their past on-screen magic off-screen. […]

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  • What lies ahead for Victoria and Albert in ‘Victoria’ S3?

    What lies ahead for Victoria and Albert in ‘Victoria’ S3?

    Victoria writer/creator Daisy Goodwin is expected to turn her attention to the royal bedroom in series 3 exploring the tensions between Jenna Coleman’s Queen and Tom Hughes’ Albert as the Queen becomes increasingly resentful of the fact that her husband is constantly making her pregnant. Goodwin has revealed that she is planning to depict suggestions that the […]

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  • First look — The Bletchley Circle: San Francisco

    First look — The Bletchley Circle: San Francisco

    Having just wrapped production, Bletchley Circle: San Francisco, the original drama production output from ITV and Britbox,  is headed to SVOD next month. The original Bletchley Circle series, starring Anna Maxwell Martin, Rachael Stirling, Sophie Rundle, Julia Graham and Hattie Morahan, followed a group of four female codebreakers at the famous World War II code-breaking center Bletchley Park […]

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