UK Tv Drama

ITV Create New Sherlock Drama

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 14.05.2014 | UK Entertainment

Martin Clunes has been announced as the star of a new Sherlock Holmes-related drama, which will focus on the life of the character’s creator Sir Art...

FIRST LOOK: 'Endeavour' Returns To ITV - In Any Fit State?

Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 10.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

Shaun Evans is set to return to TV screens as a young Morse for the second series of ITV’s drama ‘Endeavour’. Roger Allam will also star in ...

'Southcliffe': The 'Hamlet' Of British Television

Ed Cripps | Posted 19.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Ed Cripps

It is rare to watch a TV show in 2013 and realise, within about 15 minutes, that it might be one of the best British dramas of all time. But Channel 4's Southcliffe, which finished on Sunday, is something really rather special.

The Five Most Shocking TV Character Demises

Tony Mckenna | Posted 10.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Tony Mckenna

Contains Spoilers ***** Last week the Twittersphere erupted in a single collective yowl of shock and disbelief. The cause - the penultimate episode in series three of Game of Thrones.

Television Anonymous

Rajiv Naresh | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK Universities & Education
Rajiv Naresh

My first memory of the television is extremely vague. The year is 1994 or maybe 1995. My mother is watching The X-Files. I am hiding behind the sofa. There's a corpse, there are cockroaches, and I am terrified.

You'll Never Guess Who Has Done The Harlem Shake Now

Posted 05.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's the craze that's sweeping the nation, and now even actors and crew on hit medical drama Holby City are getting in on it. The calm scene of peo...

'Blue Bloods' - Off-The-Peg Morality and The American Dreat

Rob Atkinson | Posted 25.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Rob Atkinson

Blue Bloods is a CBS-produced TV drama - now in its third season - airing on Sky Atlantic in the UK, which typifies the successful formula used to create a top-rating series stateside.

Doctor Who Is Missing

Will Porter | Posted 09.03.2013 | UK Entertainment
Will Porter

The BBC had a nasty habit of wiping old recordings to reuse the tapes. Had it not been for one heroic BBC staff member, armies of fans and occasional discoveries in foreign TV archives it could have been a lot worse, but the fact remains that we are still missing 106 episodes.

Downton Abbey Gets Fourth Series - OFFICIAL!

insidemediatrack.com | Posted 23.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

ITV has announced the recommission of a fourth series of popular Emmy and Golden Globe award-winning period drama, 'Downton Abbey' after securing an a...

Caroline Frost

Love Blossoms In Paradise

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 15.01.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Death in Paradise's many fans will be relieved to learn, from the star himself, that Detective Richard Poole's love story with Camille "has indeed mo...

Ben Affleck Turned Down 'Homeland'

PA | Posted 31.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Ben Affleck has revealed that he turned down an offer to direct 'Homeland' - and he now can't face watching the hit show. The Hollywood star passed...

Caroline Frost

Tom Berenger: 'Feuds Like This One Are Everywhere'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 25.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Tom Berenger may have been excited to win an Emmy Award for his role in 'Hatfields and McCoys', and sharing the honours with his co-star Kevin Costner...

Caroline Frost

What Are The 3 Things Police Crime Dramas Always Get Wrong?

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.12.2012 | UK Entertainment

We all sit and watch the TV, tutting and saying "That wouldn't happen," but what do police crime dramas always get wrong? "Three main things," rep...

A Prequel For Downton Abbey?

WENN | Posted 28.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Screenwriter Julian Fellowes is keen to pen a prequel to his award-winning drama Downton Abbey. The Oscar winner has achieved huge acclaim for his...

Caroline Frost

Cumberbatch's Curious Incident In The Night-Time

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 12.11.2012 | UK Entertainment

Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch has revealed some supernatural happenings that occurred filming for his current BBC drama Parade’s End. The a...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Back To Dallas, With Its Number One Fan

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Captain Jack summed up the thoughts of all us original Dallas fans: “It’s like when your favourite old band gets back together. You really want it...

INTERVIEW: Warren Brown From Luther To Good Cop

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Warren Brown admits that playing a young rookie DS Riply in awe of DCI Luther exactly mirrored how he felt about coming face to face with Idris Elba t...

New Cumberbatch Drama Well Received, But Hardly Heard

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 27.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Parade's End, with its all-star cast, top-pedigree adaptation by Sir Tom Stoppard and the rich treasures of Ford Madox Ford's original novels, afforde...

Caroline Frost

INTERVIEW: Benedict Cumberbatch: 'I Don't Even Speak Like That'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch is relieved to set the record straight on how he's apparently "down on Downton", revealing a private joke got taken completely ou...

'New Tricks' Cast Fall Out With Their Writer

PA | Posted 21.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

The writer of long-running detective drama New Tricks has hit back in a row with the cast who claimed the scripts had become "bland". The New Tri...

FIRST LOOK: 20 Photos From 'Doctor Who' Series 7.. Including Daleks

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 15.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

The BBC have released 20 first look photos from Doctor Who series seven, showing the return of some frightening enemies and a preview of Amy Pond's de...

Husband Of Dr Who's Assistant Dies Just Hours After Her Funeral

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.10.2012 | UK Entertainment

Dr Who assistant Mary Tamm died on 26 July at the age of 62. And in a double tragedy for their family and friends, it has been reported that Mary ...

'Luther' Spin-Off In The Works

PA | Posted 09.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Luther creator Neil Cross has revealed he is hoping to create a spin-off show featuring femme fatale Alice Morgan. Ruth Wilson starred opposite Idr...

Glenn Close, Rose Byrne In Damages - Women In The Workplace

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Glenn Close could win her third Emmy for her role in Damages, after she was just named in this year's list of nominations for Best Leading Actress. ...

British Hopes For Emmy Nominations - But Where's Hugh?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 19.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

UPDATE 2:30PM: - British hopes have been answered in the Emmy Award nominations announced this afternoon - but where's Hugh Laurie in the list? On...