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‘Cilla’ trailer: Sheridan Smith as Cilla Black in new ITV drama

A one-minute trailer has been released for ITV’s new mini-series about the rise to fame of Cilla Black. Starring Sheridan Smith as the Liverpudlian singer, the three-part drama is written by Jeff Pope (Lucan, Philomena, Mrs Biggs). Airing on ITV this autumn, Cilla will capture “the essence of 1960s Liverpool, the atmosphere of promise and...

‘Chasing Shadows’ trailer: Alex Kingston in new ITV crime drama

ITV has released a one-minute trailer for Chasing Shadows, a new crime drama featuring Doctor Who stars Alex Kingston and Noel Clarke. Created and written by Rob Williams (DCI Banks, Holby City), the four-part series focuses on the work of a missing persons field unit charged with tracking down serial killers who prey on impressionable...

‘Doctor Who’ trailer for Series 8 opener ‘Deep Breath’

BBC One has released a 30-second trailer for the first episode of Doctor Who‘s new series. ‘Deep Breath’ airs on Saturday 23 August on BBC One. The official synopsis reads: “When the Doctor arrives in Victorian London, he finds a dinosaur rampant in the Thames and a spate of deadly spontaneous combustions. Who is the...

‘Downton Abbey’ stars in ‘The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’ trailer

The first trailer for the sequel to 2011 comedy film The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel has been unveiled. The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel reunites Downton Abbey stars Maggie Smith and Penelope Wilton with Judi Dench (Skyfall), Bill Nighy (Love Actually), Dev Patel (Skins) and Celia Imrie (Doctor Who), alongside new cast members Tamsin Greig...

‘Glue’ trailer: ‘The Fades’ writer’s new E4 teen drama

E4 has released a stunning teaser trailer for Glue, the channel’s new crime drama from the creator of The Fades. Starring Yasmin Paige (The Sarah Jane Adventures), Jordan Stephens from Rizzle Kicks, Callum Turner (Ripper Street), Charlotte Spencer (Line of Duty), Tommy Lawrence Knight (Waterloo Road), Kerry Fox (The Crimson Field), Kierston Wareing (Luther) and...

‘Boomers’ trailer: June Whitfield in new BBC One comedy

BBC One has unveiled the trailer for Boomers,a new comedy series about three recently retired couples. Written by Richard Pinto (The Kumars at No. 42), the six 30-minute episodes will star June Whitfield, Alison Steadman, Paula Wilcox, Russ Abbot, Stephanie Beacham, Philip Jackson and James Smith. Boomers begins at 9pm on Friday 15 August on...

‘Peaky Blinders’ Series 2 first trailer

BBC Two has released the first teaser for the new series of Peaky Blinders. Six new episodes will air on BBC Two this autumn, with The Dark Knight Rises star Tom Hardy joining the cast as “a charismatic leader who presents a unique opportunity to Tommy”. Other new cast members include Noah Taylor (Submarine) and...

ITV’s autumn drama trailer: ‘Scott & Bailey’, ‘Lewis’, ‘Cilla’ and more

ITV has unveiled a new trailer featuring a first look at some of the channel’s upcoming drama series. The one-minute preview includes clips from Sheridan Smith’s Cilla Black biopic Cilla, Reece Shearsmith and Alex Kingston’s new crime drama Chasing Shadows, new episodes of Paddy Considine’s The Suspicions of Mr Whicher, the fourth series of Scott &...

‘The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies’ first trailer

The first trailer for the final part of Peter Jackon’s The Hobbit trilogy has been unveiled, featuring Sherlock star Martin Freeman, along with a new poster. The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies brings to an epic conclusion the adventures of Bilbo Baggins, Thorin Oakenshield and the Company of Dwarves. Having reclaimed their homeland...

‘The Village’ Series 2 trailer

BBC One has released a trailer for the second series of The Village, the channel’s epic plan to tell the story of the 20th century through the life of one Peak District village. Series 2 begins in August on BBC One. Watch the trailer… The shock of the new will turn the lives of our...