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Lost: ABC plays down talk of a revival

With plenty of popular television shows from the archive being revived of late, the question that popped up towards the end of last year was whether the infamous drama Lost, from ABC, may yet get some form of reboot. The six series mystery remains chastised for its final episode, but it’s easy to forget how...

Endeavour: ITV confirms guest stars for new series

The new run of Endeavour kicks off on ITV next month, and the channel has now confirmed who we can expect to see in it. Set this time in 1968, Shaun Evans will be playing Detective Sergeant Endeavour Morse, with Roger Allam and Anton Lesser both returning. As for guest stars, you can expect to...

Les Miserables: impressive cast announced for BBC One’s big new drama

Following the news that landed last year (see below) that the BBC is pressing ahead with a major new drama adaptation of Victor Hugo’s Les Miserables, the impressive cast for the adaptation has now been confirmed. Dominic West (The Wire) and David Oyelowo (Selma) will be leading the new production, and both will also act as...

Only Fools & Horses: ever wondered why Trigger called Rodney “Dave”?

There are lots of lovely stories from behind the scenes of Only Fools And Horses in David Jason’s latest memoir, Only Fools And Stories. And one of them concerns the genesis of one of the show’s longest running gags: where Roger Lloyd Pack’s Trigger kept called Nicholas Lyndhurst’s Rodney by the name of Dave. It’s...

The Victim: new BBC drama heading to Scotland

A new BBC One drama is set to start filming in Scotland later this year, it’s been revealed. The Victim, a modern day legal thriller, is set to start shooting in the spring. Four hour-long episodes are to be produced, and the shoot for the series will take place in Scotland. Rob Williams has penned...