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Virgin Media is launching a 4K channel on September 17th

Virgin Media is launching a new channel named Virgin TV Ultra HD, which will be completely dedicated to sharing stunning 4K visuals. The new channel will launch on September 17th, and Virgin has been picking up high profile shows to place on it.

His Dark Materials: the BBC has already ordered series 2

The BBC has ordered a second series of His Dark Materials, before the show’s first run has even arrived on screens. That’s an impressive show of confidence from the Beeb, which hopefully bodes well for the series that we’re yet to see.

The Man: Ben Miller and more join Mike Bartlett’s bullying drama

Ben Miller is among the new cast additions for The Man, an ITV drama that will “explore the corrosive effects of bullying” in the workplace. Mike Bartlett of Doctor Foster, Trauma and The Town has penned the scripts, and Ken Nwosu of Christopher Robin and Killing Eve is set to play the main role.

Outlander season 4 trailer: the American adventure begins

Outlander season 4 will see Caitriona Balfe’s Claire and Sam Heughan’s Jamie ‘brave the new world’ as they encounter an early era of America. And now, with less than two months until the time-and-location-hopping adventure resumes on our screens, Starz has unleashed a full trailer.

The Witcher: Netflix seeks person of colour for Ciri role

With Henry Cavill locked into the lead role of Geralt, which he actively lobbied for, Netflix is now looking for an actress to play Ciri in the streaming service’s adaptation of The Witcher books. Interestingly, they’re looking for a black, Asian or minority ethnic (BAME) actress to play the part.

The Walking Dead season 9: extended trailer teases Rick’s final episodes

Andrew Lincoln’s Rick Grimes will say farewell to The Walking Dead at some point in the show’s ninth season, although it’s unclear as of yet whether he will die or wander off. With this huge turning point for the show looming, AMC has released an extra-long The Walking Dead season 9 trailer to tease Rick’s departure.