Posts by: CultBox Editor

Our Girl heading back to BBC One early next month

The acclaimed military drama Our Girl is heading back to BBC One early next month, it’s been confirmed. The episodes making up the third series of the show have been split up. As such, we’re getting series three part two from Tuesday June 5th. The first block of episodes debuted late last year. A 9pm...

Victoria series 3 filming begins, casting additions

The next series of Victoria, starring Jenna Coleman in the lead role, has begun filming, it’s been confirmed. Victoria has become one of ITV’s biggest dramas, telling the story of the life and reign of Queen Victoria. Coleman stars alongside Tom Hughes in the show. Daisy Goodwin created the programme, and the third series will...

Riviera: Sky orders second series of steamy drama, filming now underway

Filming is now underway on the second series of Riviera. The steamy drama is filming in Nice at the moment. Julia Stiles is reprising the lead role of Georgina in the new run of the show. The first series became Sky Atlantic’s biggest home-grown drama hit. Which had nothing to do with all the aforementioned...

Being Human: every episode is now available on iPlayer

The BBC has added its terrific supernatural drama Being Human to the iPlayer service. The show, starring Aidan Turner, Russell Tovey and Sinead Keenan, remains on of BBC Three’s finest. It debuted its first series back in 2009, after a successful pilot episode in 2008. In all, five series were made before the show drew...

The BBC has a major new World War II drama coming

The BBC has commissioned a major new drama, that’s set to cover the first year of World War II. Entitled World On Fire, the seven-part series will focus on the events of the war’s first twelve months, covering Germany invading Poland, right through to the Battle of Britain. No casting has thus far been announced...

The Durrells: series four officially ordered by ITV

It’s definite: we’re getting more of The Durrells. ITV has confirmed, followed its successful third series, that a fourth of the show is on the way. It’ll reunite the core cast, led by Keely Hawes, and Simon Nye is on writing duties again. Furthermore, filming on series four will take place on Corfu later this...

Doctor Who series 11: more hints at October start

It’s looking certain now that Doctor Who series 11, starring Jodie Whittaker, is heading for an October debut. This had been widely suggested earlier this year already, but a new report on sales of the show to Latin America has also doubled-down on that October start. “The new season of the acclaimed TV show will feature...

Doctor Who: Tom Baker Blu-rays coming to UK – but a week late

Quick update here: BBC Worldwide has confirmed that there’s been a small delay in the release of the Doctor Who season 12 Blu-ray collection. It’s been put back – for undisclosed reasons – to June 18th 2018. Other than that, as you were… Previously… Earlier this year, we reported that in the US, Tom Baker’s first...

Netflix has plans for over 400 more originals this year

Netflix continues to be one of the biggest spenders – if not the biggest spender – when it comes to new TV shows at the moment. And the latest from its chief content officer, Ted Sarandos, suggests that there’s a lot more money to come. It reckons it’ll be spending some $8bn on material this...