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Steven Moffat drops new hints for his Dracula series

Free of Doctor Who commitments, Steven Moffat is now working with Mark Gatiss again on bringing a new TV take on Dracula to the smaller screen. The pair have kept quite quiet about the approach they’re looking to take, but in a new interview on Radio 2 over the weekend, Moffat confirmed that they will...

This Country series 3 is in development

BBC Three’s currently sitcom of choice is the brilliant This Country, whose second series launched earlier this year. Written by and starring Daisy May Cooper and Charlie Cooper, we now learn too that there are plans for more episodes of the show. The BBC is in negotiations with the pair for a possible third series...

Doctor Who Annual 2019 listing gives hints at changes ahead

Even as remnants of Easter eggs lie around the place, there are people burrowing away on things that are set to arrive in the shops this Christmas. That firmly includes this year’s Doctor Who annual too, that’s set to go on sale in October. As spotted by Girly Letters on Twitter, the annual has a...

Picnic At Hanging Rock trailer: Natalie Dormer’s Amazon series unveiled

The first teaser trailer has arrived for Amazon Prime’s Picnic At Hanging Rock miniseries, which stars Game Of Thrones alum Natalie Dormer. Based on Joan Lindsay’s novel of the same name, Picnic At Hanging Rock deals with the disappearance of three schoolgirls and their governess. Dormer plays the headmistresses of Appleyard College, the educational establishment that gets caught up in this scandalous...

Rosamund Pike isn’t keen on the female James Bond idea

The idea of casting a female James Bond rears its head every few years, often when the next chapter in the cinematic 007 saga is in its very early stages of development. And now that Doctor Who has cast Jodie Whittaker as its first female Doctor, of course, the topic is coming up again. Uproxx has asked...

Westworld season 2 UK transmission date confirmed

HBO has confirmed when we can expect to see the second season of its acclaimed Westworld TV show. Westworld season 2 will kick off in the US on April 22nd 2018, with a 9pm slot on HBO. And it’s now been confirmed too that Sky Atlantic will simulcast the show in the UK, screening it...

The Spy: Sacha Baron Cohen joins Netflix true-story drama

Sacha Baron Cohen will star in Netflix’s The Spy, a 6-part drama based on a real-life Israeli spy named Eli Cohen. The series is a co-production between Netflix and the French network OCS, with Netflix streaming the show everywhere other than France. The Spy is written and directed by Gideon Raff, who previously created Prisoner Of War, the Israeli drama that...

Emily Blunt on the “darker backdrop” of Mary Poppins Returns

Emily Blunt has been chatting about what drew her to the role of Mary Poppins, which she plays in an upcoming belated sequel entitled Mary Poppins Returns. As with the original Mary Poppins movie from 1964, the novels of P.L. Travers provide the inspiration for this film. In a brand new interview with Variety, Blunt said this about her...

More casting predictions for IT sequel

Pennywise hasn’t finished with the Losers Club. Anyone who has read Stephen King’s iconic novel knows that the story follows the characters in two timelines. The internet has been filled with dream adult casting since the it was announced that he 1986 novel would be split into two parts. The only name remotely linked to...

Troy: Fall Of A City has “potential” for a second series

David Farr, the writer of BBC One and Netflix’s Troy: Fall Of A City, says there is “potential” for a second series of the show. Series 1 wrapped up its run earlier this month, so it’s only natural that talk has turned to the show’s chances of returning. Series 1 adapted Homer’s Iliad, the Ancient Greek poem,...