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Lucifer reborn on Netflix

Fans of Lucifer, the Tom Ellis-helmed show, have had their deepest desires heard. Or perhaps it was their trending hashtag, but either way, the rumour that has been circulating the last few days is true; Warner Brothers Television has brokered a deal with an online streaming company. Only it’s not the one everyone expected. Netflix, and...

Minnie The Minx is getting a live-action TV show

Minnie The Minx is getting her first live-action TV series, we’ve learned today, with a comedy/drama series aimed at 8 to 12 year-olds being announced. Minnie first debuted in the Beano comic books way back in 1953, and her full name is Hermione Makepeace. She is the third-longest-running Beano character, behind her Dennis The Menace and Rodger The Dodger. We’ve...

Twin Peaks season 4 is “possible”, says Kyle MacLachlan

We may not have seen the last of David Lynch’s trippy Twin Peaks series, if the latest quote from Kyle MacLachlan is anything to go by. Twin Peaks: The Return, effectively the show’s third season, aired last year, some 25 years after the show’s second run came to a close. MacLachlan reprised his role as the coffee-loving Special...

Keeping Faith, starring Eve Myles, now coming to BBC One

A word of mouth success, the mystery thriller Keeping Faith has proven to be quite a hit for the BBC Wales and S4C. Starring Torchwood’s Eve Myles, the show premiered on S4C in Welsh and BBC One Wales in English. Through the BBC’s iPlayer service, it’s notched up nearly 10 million viewers, too. Its popularity...

Star Trek: Discovery changes showrunners again; Alex Kurtzman takes over

Star Trek: Discovery is changing showrunners, with Alex Kurtzman replacing Gretchen Berg and Aaron Harberts in the captain’s chair. This is the show’s second significant staffing shuffle; the first one occurred when Bryan Fuller stepped away after shooting the pilot, which opened the door for Berg and Harberts to come in. But, going forward, it will...

Father Brown: series 7 confirmed by BBC

The hit daytime TV show Father Brown has been greenlit again by the BBC. Series seven of the show, that’s based on the writing of G K Chesterton, has been given the go ahead, with Mark Williams set to reprise the title role. He’s joined in the cast by Sorcha Cusack, Jack Deam and Emer...

American Horror Story season 8 will crossover Murder House and Coven

Ryan Murphy has announced that American Horror Story season 8 will be a crossover between Murder House and Coven, two of the previous iterations of this horror anthology series. Murder House was the concept at the heart of American Horror Story season 1, which followed a family’s terrifying time in a haunted house. Coven was the basis for American Horror Story season 3, which...

Minecraft is becoming a Netflix series, and Stranger Things is becoming game

The pop culture streams are being crossed, as Minecraft gets a series on Netflix and Stranger Things gets a video game adaptation. Both projects are collaborations between Netflix and Telltale Games, the company that has made choice-based games based around The Walking Dead, Game Of Thrones, Batman and Guardians Of The Galaxy in recent years. In a statement to TechRadar, Netflix said this about...

Doctor Who series 10 enters Emmy race as a TV movie

Doctor Who series 10 is in contention for an Emmy, but the Beeb’s sci-fi show won’t be entering the race as a series. Instead, Doctor Who will be competing in the Best TV Movie category, which is arguably a less hotly-contested field. The show has been entered into the ballot for consideration from the Emmys academy, with particular focus...