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    Documentary on Iconic Comedian Peter Sellers Ordered by BBC

    A documentary on Academy Award nominee and British comedian Peter Sellers titled “A State of Comic Ecstasy” is in the works from BBC, as reported by Variety. The 75-minute long documentary will reportedly “uncover the comedian’s talent, but also the endless complexities of his personal life” according to Variety, in what should be a fascinating […] More

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    WATCH: Trailer Released For BBC/Hulu Series ‘Normal People,’ Directed By Lenny Abrahamson & Hettie Macdonald

    Oscar-nominated director Lenny Abrahamson (“Room”) returns to television with the BBC Three and Hulu series, “Normal People.” The show stars Daisy Edgar-Jones (“Cold Feet”) and Paul Mescal (“The Lieutenant of Inishmore”). Abrahamson directs the first six episodes of the drama. According to Variety, the premise of the 12-part series follows the relationship between two young […] More

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    CHECK OUT: Character Posters Unveiled for ‘Downton Abbey’ Film

    Focus Features and Carnival Film & Television have released four character posters for the upcoming film “Downton Abbey.” The film is an adaptation of the Golden Globe-winning television series, which follows the Crawley family, a wealthy family of an estate, and their servants, set in the 20th century. The series story from Focus Features: The […] More

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    Colin Farrell Will Star in BBC Series ‘The North Water’

    Colin Farrell is about to get really cold. According to Deadline, the Irish actor will star in “The North Water,” a BBC series set in the Arctic. In addition, Andrew Haigh, the director behind “45 Years” and “Weekend,” is on board to write and direct. Also, See-Saw Films, the same production company behind “Widows” and “Top of the […] More

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    WATCH: First Trailer for ‘The ABC Murders’ Starring John Malkovich as Hercule Poirot

    It seems like Hollywood just can’t enough of Hercule Poirot. After the success of “Murder On The Orient Express” last year, its sequel “Death On The Nile” is in the works. Also, we’re getting more Poirot on the small screen as well. The famed detective is investigating his way through BBC which adapted the Agatha Christie novel […] More

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    Netflix and BBC One To Produce ‘Dracula’ Limited Series from ‘Sherlock’ Creators

    Old texts and stories continue to find ways into the modern cultural landscape. Netflix and the BBC have begun to grab various projects receiving remakes in the modern age. Just a couple month ago, the BBC announced they will remake “The Elephant Man” with Netflix star Charlie Heaton. The two companies will also adapt Pullman’s “His Dark Materials” franchise […] More

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    ‘Stranger Things’ Star Charlie Heaton to Star in ‘Elephant Man’ for BBC

    One of the breakout stars of “Stranger Things” is actor Charlie Heaton. The young actor quickly became the boy we were all rooting for as Jonathan Byers. He was also given a chance to really showcase his range of emotion. He had to deal with a girl who didn’t love him back, a missing brother, and a mother […] More

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    BBC Announces New ‘Doctor Who’ Castings; Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor to Get Male Companion

    A few new friends will be helping out the Doctor this season. The BBC just announced the new castings for “Doctor Who,” giving Doctor Jodie Whittaker (“Broadchurch”) a new right-hand man. Bradley Walsh (“Coronation Street”) is reportedly up to play the Doctor’s male companion, though his role hasn’t been officially confirmed. Tosin Cole (“Star Wars: […] More

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    Michael Sheen, David Tennant Will Star in Neil Gaiman’s ‘Good Omens’

    “Good Omens” has found its angel and demon. According to Variety, Michael Sheen (“Masters of Sex”) and David Tennant (“Broadchurch”) will star in the Amazon adaptation of Neil Gamian and Terry Pratchett’s novel of the same name; Sheen will portray finicky angel Aziraphale, and Tennant will portray demon Crowley.  The religiously tinged fantasy novel is […] More

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    Jodie Whittaker Will Take on Role of The Doctor on ‘Doctor Who’!

    The BBC just announced a history-making casting for the lead in their hit sci-fi show “Doctor Who.” Jodie Whittaker (“Broadchurch”) will be the first female actor to portray the Doctor, which is has been played by cis white male actors since “Doctor Who” began in 1963. Whittaker will be the thirteenth actor to play the […] More