• Second set of ‘Grantchester’ mysteries set to begin filming

    Second set of ‘Grantchester’ mysteries set to begin filming

    Buck up, little Grantchester campers, ITV has confirmed that filming is about to begin on the second series of stories which takes its inspiration from a book by James Runcie, head of literature at the Southbank Centre in London and whose father Robert was Archbishop of Canterbury in the 1980s. The vicar-turned-detective adaptation is set […]

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  • First look at Agatha Christie’s Partners in Crime

    First look at Agatha Christie’s Partners in Crime

    Based on the Tommy and Tuppence characters created by Agatha Christie, Partners In Crime follows the husband and wife sleuths in 1950s England as they stumble into a world of Cold War conspiracy, undercover agents, mysterious evil masterminds and diabolical political conspiracy. Starring David Walliams (Little Britain, Big School, Mr. Stink) and Jessica Raine (Call the Midwife, An […]

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  • Agatha Christie mystery up next for Poldark’s Aidan Turner

    Agatha Christie mystery up next for Poldark’s Aidan Turner

    Fear not, rabid fans of Poldark and Aidan Turner, the following news will in no way delay Captain Ross Poldark riding his horse up and down the Cornish coastline from one side of your telly screen to the other in the not-too-distant future. The second series of Poldark is due to begin filming in September so […]

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  • BBC’s updated ‘Partners in Crime’ one to watch

    BBC’s updated ‘Partners in Crime’ one to watch

    Based on the Tommy and Tuppence characters created by Agatha Christie, Partners In Crime follows the husband and wife sleuths in 1950s England as they stumble into a world of Cold War conspiracy, undercover agents, mysterious evil masterminds and diabolical political conspiracy. Starring David Walliams (Little Britain, Big School, Mr. Stink) and Jessica Raine (Call the […]

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  • Sherlock’s Benedict Cumberbatch returns as…..Horace Rumpole

    Sherlock’s Benedict Cumberbatch returns as…..Horace Rumpole

    Beginning Friday on Radio 4, John Mortimer’s much loved barrister, Horace Rumpole, will return in a new series, Rumpole and the Portia of Our Chambers, with everyone’s favorite Sherlock Holmes, Benedict Cumberbatch, as the voice of a young Rumpole. A huge fan of radio drama, Cumberbatch has been playing the role of the younger Rumpole […]

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  • ‘Festival of Phryne’ is the ultimate Miss Fisher experience

    ‘Festival of Phryne’ is the ultimate Miss Fisher experience

    Australia is the setting for the ultimate fan experience based on the brilliant, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. ‘Festival of Phryne‘ is coming to Rippon Lea House & Gardens which doubles as the home of Aunt Prudence in Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. The fun begins with a major new exhibition featuring never before seen costumes by award-winning designer Marion Boyce. The exhibition runs from now to 30 September […]

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  • Upcoming release of ‘Mr. Holmes’ may not be so ‘elementary’

    Upcoming release of ‘Mr. Holmes’ may not be so ‘elementary’

    Sir Ian McKellen has played King Lear, MacBeth, Richard II and Hamlet in addition to himself on The Simpsons. Now with his upcoming role as Sir Arthur Conan Doyle in the film, Mr. Holmes, one of the greatest actors of all-time will have achieved the Gordie Howe Hat Trick of film by adding Conan Doyle to his earlier roles […]

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