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Riviera: Will Arnett joins the cast of Julia Stiles’ Sky drama

Further to the news that Sky has renewed Riviera for a second series, we’ve now learned that another famous face will be joining the steamy drama: Will Arnett, stepping out the comedic sandbox that he mainly plays in these days, has signed up for a recurring role in Riviera series 2. Arnett has been prolific on the small and...

Cunk On Everything: Philomena Cunk is publishing an encyclopedia

Philomena Cunk – the comedic persona of Diane Morgan, who debuted on Charlie Brooker’s Weekly Wipe before going on to star in her own ‘factual’ TV shows –  is releasing an encyclopedia. It has the rather brilliant title of Cunk On Everything, and it was written in real life by Morgan, Charlie Brooker, Jason Hazeley and Joel Morris. Publisher...

Krypton season 2 has officially been ordered

Krypton has been renewed for a second season, with Syfy ordering another batch of Superman prequel episodes. This news arrived shortly before the American broadcast of the Krypton season 1 finale, which is taking place tonight (May 23rd). The show focuses on Superman’s grandfather, Seg-El, who is played by Cameron Cuffe. At the heart of the drama...

Sherlock is returning for “a new adventure”, which could be a live experience

Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss have revealed that Sherlock is coming back for “a new adventure”, although it won’t be in the format that we’ve come to expect from the Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman-starring series. On International Sherlock Holmes day, Moffat and Gatiss made their announcement with this video: Moffat and Gatiss, speaking together in the video,...

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...

Richard Gere and Helen McCrory join new BBC drama

Hollywood icon Richard Gere has picked up his first major TV role, starring alongside Peaky Blinders‘ Helen McCrory in a new BBC Two drama entitled MotherFatherSon. Playing the son in that equation will be Billy Howle, who can currently be seen in cinemas in On Chesil Beach. The script heralds from Tom Rob Smith, who previously wrote London Spy, American...

Red Dwarf: revisiting the eighth series

It’s time to wrap up our rewatch of classic Red Dwarf with a look back at series VIII… 1999 saw Red Dwarf return for its eighth and final series on the BBC, before taking a whopping ten-year hiatus and relaunching on Dave. Series VIII undid some of the questionable changes that were made in series...

Falling Water cancelled after two seasons

The USA Network has cancelled Falling Water after two seasons. It’s been a rather brutal pick-up season, with lots of established shows failing to get renewed by their home networks, so it sadly shouldn’t come as much of a surprise that Falling Water has been dropped by USA. Falling Water was The USA Network’s lowest-rated series, with regards to linear...