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Fourth season of BBC One crime drama ‘Shetland’ begins filming

Filming has begun on the next season Shetland on location in Shetland, Glasgow and Norway. Douglas Henshall, Alison O’Donnell, Steven Robertson, Mark Bonnar and Julie Graham will all be back in the six new episodes. Adapted from Ann Cleeves celebrated novels, Shetland launched on BBC One in March 2013. Henshall returns as DI Jimmy Perez, with new...

Aidan Gillen and Adrien Brody join ‘Peaky Blinders’ cast for Season 4

Filming has begun on the fourth season of Peaky Blinders in Liverpool. Game Of Thrones star Aidan Gillen and The Pianist star Adrien Brody will join the cast in the six new episodes. Steven Knight’s multi-award winning gangster epic launched on BBC Two in September 2013. Buy the complete Season 1-3 box set on Amazon here. The...

Will there be a fourth season of ‘Poldark’?

The BBC has confirmed the commission of a fourth season of Poldark, before the third season has even aired. Star Aidan Turner, who plays Captain Ross Poldark in the hit period drama, announced the news at the BFI & Radio Times Television Festival’s Poldark panel earlier this month. The new episodes will begin filming this September...

Eve Myles to star in BBC’s new Welsh language thriller ‘Keeping Faith’

Torchwood star Eve Myles will lead the cast of a new thriller filmed back-to-back in both Welsh and English. The eight-part series will premiere this autumn as Un Bore Mercher on S4C, then followed by an English language version called Keeping Faith on BBC One Wales in early 2018. Set in Carmarthenshire, the drama tells the story of...

When does ‘Our Girl’ Season 3 begin filming?

The new season of Our Girl will apparently start filming next month. Following Season 2’s dramatic finale in October 2016, BBC One confirmed the commission of a third season of the hit army drama. Buy Season 2 on DVD on Amazon here. Season 2 introduced Coronation Street actress as Corporal Georgie Lane, alongside Luke Pasqualino (The Musketeers) and Royce Pierreson as...

David Morrissey to star in BBC Two’s ‘The City & The City’ adaptation

The cast has been announced for BBC Two’s upcoming adaptation of fantasy writer China Miéville’s The City & The City. Miéville’s genre-busting novel was published in 2009. The author is a three-time winner of the prestigious Arthur C. Clarke Award. From the makers of Poldark and Victoria, the mind-bending new four-part thriller is written by...

Nardole ‘plays a crucial part’ in ‘Doctor Who’ Season 10

Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi has been hinting about Nardole’s involvement in the new season. Matt Lucas first appeared as Nardole in 2015’s Christmas special and has been a regular since last year’s festive episode, ‘The Return of Doctor Mysterio’. Season 10 began on BBC One last weekend with ‘The Pilot’. Capaldi revealed: “Matt plays quite a crucial...

Archie Panjabi and Jack Davenport join ITV’s new family thriller ‘Next of Kin’

ITV has announced the cast for Next of Kin, a “gripping contemporary family thriller” from the makers of Poldark and Victoria. Archie Panjabi (The Good Wife, The Fall) and Jack Davenport (Pirates of the Caribbean, Coupling) will lead the cast of the six-part series. Written and created by husband and wife team Paul Rutman (Indian Summers, Vera) and...

Spooky ‘Doctor Who’ ep ‘Knock Knock’ will have 3D surround sound audio option

New details have been revealed about the fourth episode of the new season of Doctor Who. Written by Doctor Foster creator Mike Bartlett, ‘Knock Knock’ features Poirot star David Suchet at the Landlord. A “special binaural audio edition” of the episode will be available on BBC iPlayer following its broadcast on BBC One on Saturday 6 May....