Posts by: CultBox Editor

The Handmaid’s Tale season 2 trailer, premiere date

Following its acclaimed first run, The Handmaid’s Tale returns to our screens later this year for season two, with Elisabeth Moss and Madeline Brewer leading the returning cast. Furthermore, it’s now been revealed too that Marisa Tomei is set to guest star in season two’s second episode. A new trailer for The Handmaid’s Tale season...

The Keith & Paddy Picture Show is getting a second series

Leigh Francis, in his Keith Lemon guise, will be united with Paddy McGuinness once more, as the pair get set to spoof a lot more movies in more episodes of The Keith & Paddy Picture Show. Following the first series on ITV last year, the channel has now greenlit a second series. It’ll be more half...

Doctor Who’s Ingrid Oliver confirmed for next month’s Sci-Fi Ball

Raising money for the Teenage Cancer Trust, the annual Sci-Fi Ball heads to the Grand Harbour Hotel in Southampton next month – and Doctor Who’s Ingrid Oliver has just joined the special guest list. The event takes place over the weekend over Friday 2nd to Sunday 4th February, and Oliver will be in attendance on...

His Dark Materials shoot heading to Wales, scouting underway

The BBC is slowly pressing ahead with its hugely ambitious planned adaptation of Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials, aiming in part to right the wrongs of the big budget The Golden Compass movie. The new show is being overseen by Bad Wolf, a production company run by former Doctor Who producer Julie Gardner, and Jane...

Stranger Things season 3: filming may start sooner than expected

Netflix’s biggest show right now is the blockbuster that is Stranger Things, with the second season released last October proving to be another monster hit. However, the show’s creators – the Duffer brothers – had cautioned that the greenlit season three was going to take a bit longer to bring to the screen, leading most...

Derry Girls: Channel 4 has already ordered a second series

Following its very successful launch over the last week, Channel Four has moved quickly to snap up more episodes of the comedy series Derry Girls. It’s saying that the show is its biggest comedy launch in nearly five years, and a second series run of six half hour episodes has been greenlit. Episode two of...

Anne Rice’s Vampire Chronicles to become a TV show

Perhaps the highest profile adaptation of Anne Rice’s The Vampire Chronicles novels to date has been Neil Jordan’s movie of Interview With The Vampire, starring Tom Cruise. Since then, a few other projects have surfaced, but nothing that made quite that level of impact. However, there may now be a fresh future for Rice’s books...

Peaky Blinders series 4 finale the biggest audience for the show ever

Lots of shows start shedding ratings after a few series. That is blatantly not the cast, however, with Peaky Blinders. The fourth series of the show, that screened at the end of last year, is now revealed to have enjoyed record ratings. Debuting on BBC Two, the third season of the show averaged 3.3 million...

Doctor Who: Christmas special legal action threat downplayed

This story contains spoilers for the Doctor Who Christmas special, Twice Upon A Time. An odd story yesterday popped up at The Mirror, that suggested last month’s Doctor Who Christmas special, Twice Upon A Time, was set to be the subject of legal action. In an article entitled ‘Row breaks out over Doctor Who Christmas...