This Country

Why you need to watch BBC Three’s new comedy ‘This Country’

‘In rural Britain today, studies show that young people feel more marginalised than ever. To explore this problem, the BBC spent six months filming with some young people in a typical Cotswold village.’ So begins each episode of BBC Three’s This Country, a mockumentary series focusing on the daily lives of two rural youths. Real-life siblings … >

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BBC Three orders third season of comedy ‘Witless’

Witless will return to BBC Three for another season. Written by Lloyd Woolf and Joe Tucker, the hit comedy stars Kerry Howard (Him And Her) and Zoe Boyle (Downton Abbey) as flatmates Leanne and Rhona, whose lives are thrown into disarray after witnessing a gangland shooting. Witless launched in April 2016 and a second season premiered on BBC … >

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Take a look at the cast of ‘Skins’ writer’s new BBC Three drama ‘Clique’

A brand new promotional photo has been released for BBC Three’s Clique. Created by Jess Brittain (Skins), the six-part drama sees two best friends drawn into an elite clique of alpha girls led by their lecturer in their first few weeks at university. Clique stars Synnove Karlsen in her television debut as Holly alongside The Fall actress Aisling … >

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10 of the best moments in ‘Doctor Who’ spin-off ‘Class’

Following its recent airing on BBC One, let’s take a look back at the first season of Class. Buy Season 1 on DVD on Amazon here. Buy Season 1 on Blu-ray on Amazon here. Here are our 10 favourite moments from the Doctor Who spin-off’s first season…   10. Miss Quill and the Number 55 to Oxford Circus … >

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5 ways to improve ‘Doctor Who’ spin-off ‘Class’ if it gets a second season

When the latest Doctor Who spin-off series was first announced back in October 2015, the initial reaction ranged from scepticism to outright hostility. By the time Class launched online on BBC Three last autumn, following a promising trailer and confirmation that Peter Capaldi’s Doctor would be appearing, fans seemed slightly more welcoming. However, the eight episodes failed to attract … >

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Irish comedy-drama ‘Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope’ heading to BBC Three

From the makers of Moone Boy, Irish comedy-drama Can’t Cope, Won’t Cope is coming to BBC Three. The six 25-minute episodes follows two young women, Aisling and Danielle, as they navigate life in Dublin and the perilous waters of adulthood. The “coming-of-age millennial comedy-drama” is created and written by playwright Stefanie Preissner in her first TV commission. … >

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‘Clique’ first look: ‘The Fall’ star in ‘Skins’ writer’s new BBC Three drama

The first promotional photo has been released for BBC Three’s Clique. Created by Jess Brittain (Skins), the new six-part drama sees two best friends drawn into an elite clique of alpha girls led by their lecturer in their first few weeks at university. Clique stars Synnove Karlsen in her television debut as Holly alongside The Fall actress Aisling … >

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‘Class’ episode guide: What happens next?

Created by YA author Patrick Ness, Class is BBC Three’s new eight-part Doctor Who spin-off series. Coal Hill School holds some very dark and deadly secrets in its shadows….but who will survive? Order Season 1 on DVD on Amazon here. Order Season 1 on Blu-ray on Amazon here.   Episode 1: ‘For Tonight We Might Die’ Saturday … >

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BBC Three confirms start date for final season of ‘Uncle’

Uncle will return to BBC Three in the New Year for “the final part of this comedy trilogy.” Starring Nick Helm and Elliot Speller-Gillot, the hit sitcom will return for seven new 30-minute episodes. Uncle launched on BBC Three in January 2014 and follows out-of-work musician Andy, who forges an unlikely alliance with his teenage nephew Errol, … >

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