Bbc Drama

'This Is England' Stars Reunited For BBC Political Thriller

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

Fresh from recent triumphs in dramas 'Marvellous' and 'The Girl' as well as his comedic turn in 'The Detectorists', Toby Jones will star in the BBC's ...

The Magic in Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell

Annie Martirosyan | Posted 08.09.2016 | UK Entertainment
Annie Martirosyan

This romantic view of the north of England is unsurprisingly endearing and I confess to having felt strangely enchanted by the north myself. But Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell is no sentimental drama.

Classic BBC Drama To Get 'Glossy, Sexy HBO Makeover'

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Classic BBC rural vet drama 'All Creatures Great and Small' could be set for a big-budget return to the screen - in the hands of contemporary TV hitma...

Open Letter to Ben Stephenson, Outgoing Commissioner of BBC Drama

Danny Lee Wynter | Posted 28.05.2016 | UK Entertainment
Danny Lee Wynter

Your trailer. I noticed there were no BAMEs or disabled performers about the gaff. Perhaps, on this occasion the inclusion of the BAME talent in BBC Two's new season of drama, simply wasn't seen as something worth selling to the global market?

BBC To Bring Bloomsbury Group's Lives And Loves To Screen

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

The lives and very complicated loves of Virginia Woolf and her fellow Bloomsbury cohorts will be brought to screen in a lavish but intimate drama by t...

'Line Of Duty' Writer Gets Hands On The Fruitiest Tale Of All

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Line of Duty' writer Jed Mercurio has proved he can do dialogue with the best of them - now we'll have to see what he makes of one of literature's mo...

Caroline Frost

Cillian Murphy: 'I Won't Say I've Nailed The Accent' | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Inception' star Cillian Murphy reveals he’s a bit nervous about what the people of Birmingham will have to say about the Brummie accent he’ll be ...

TV TONIGHT: Beleaguered David Morrissey In 'Field Of Blood'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

David Morrissey as a beleaguered Glaswegian news editor is just one of the things to enjoy in this second series of 'Field of Blood', set in a newsroo...

Can Rowling Bring Some More Screen Magic?

PA | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

JK Rowling's first novel for adults, 'The Casual Vacancy', is being adapted into a BBC One drama. Published in September, the novel opens with the ...

'Merlin' Gets The Chop

PA | Posted 26.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Family drama series 'Merlin' is to be axed after five years, with the current BBC1 run to be its last. The BBC said the series about the young King...

From Walford To Afghanistan: Lacey Lands Role As A Soldier

PA | Posted 18.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Lacey Turner has landed a new role as a soldier in Afghanistan. The former 'EastEnders' actress, 24, will star as Molly Dawes in the BBC One drama,...

FIRST TRAILER: Is This The New 'Line Of Duty'?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

The success of Line of Duty has proved that, when the BBC knuckle down and produce a striking cop drama, they do it well and the viewers come running....

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Blackout 3 - A Lesson In Stillness | Caroline Frost | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

“We know you killed Pulis. That means we own you.” All the magicians behind the quirky camera angles and spooky lighting finally laid down thei...

Upstairs Downstairs Creator Quits The BBC Production

Posted 24.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

PRESS ASSOCIATION -- Dame Eileen Atkins has quit Upstairs Downstairs. The 77-year-old actress - who co-created the original series about an Edwardi...

Matt Smith Swaps Tardis For Chariot In Olympic Drama

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Dean | Posted 21.10.2011 | UK Entertainment

From time travelling Doctor to Olympic rower - actor Matt Smith is doing his bit for London 2012, taking the lead role in an Olympic drama. Smith i...