Magpie Murders – BritBox drops a trailer ahead of February launch

The show drops next month and we have been granted the first clues… Here at CultBox, we’ve been following the television adaptation of Magpie Murders for some time. Based on Anthony Horowitz’s 2016 best-seller, this is a high-profile show for BritBox. Known as a home for classics like Doctor Who, the streamer is now commissioning … >

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Vienna Blood – back on BBC Two for series 2 this winter

Dr Max Lieberman and Detective Inspector Oscar Rheinhardt will return for three further stories.  Vienna Blood, created by Steve Thompson (Doctor Who, Sherlock) and based on the Liebermann Papers stories by Frank Tallis, is returning for a second season. The show sees a brilliant young doctor Max Liebermann (Matthew Beard) teamed with Detective Inspector Oskar … >

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Magpie Murders — first look images for new BritBox crime adaptation

BritBox reveals first-look images for Magpie Murders adaptation BritBox has revealed a selection of initial images from the upcoming adaptation of Anthony Horowitz’s acclaimed and best-selling novel Magpie Murders, which wrapped production in London, Suffolk and Ireland last month. The plot to Magpie Murders revolves around the character Susan Ryeland, played by Lesley Manville, an editor … >

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Holding cast revealed

Holding cast revealed as Graham Norton adaptation starts filming

The Holding cast has been revealed as Graham Norton’s novel starts filming Brenda Fricker, Siobhán McSweeney, Charlene McKenna, Helen Behan and Pauline McLynn have been cast alongside Conleth Hill in ITV’s four-part adaptation of Graham Norton’s bestselling novel Holding. We reported on Holding when it was in pre-production and we’re delighted to see the cast details. … >

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Holding — Graham Norton’s debut novel to be a four-part series for ITV

Holding, Graham Norton’s debut novel, is to be a four-part series for ITV directed by Kathy Burke ITV has commissioned a four part adaptation based upon Graham Norton’s funny and tenderly perceptive debut novel, Holding, to be filmed on location in Ireland. The series will be directed by Kathy Burke, written by Dominic Treadwell-Collins and … >

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To Olivia, a new film from Sky, explores a Roald Dahl tragedy

Sky today announced the upcoming release of To Olivia, a Sky original, starring Hugh Bonneville (Downton Abbey) as novelist Roald Dahl and Keeley Hawes (Bodyguard, Honour) as his American actress wife Patricia Neal. Based on a true story, the film will be released in cinemas and on Sky Cinema in February 2021. It’s 1962 and Roald Dahl, an eccentric, burgeoning … >

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‘Stan Lee’s Lucky Man’ trailer: James Nesbitt drama returns for Season 2

An extended trailer has been released for the new season of Stan Lee’s Lucky Man. James Nesbitt (The Missing) heads up a returning cast that includes Eve Best (The Honourable Woman), Sienna Guillory (High Rise), Amara Karan (Kidnap and Ransom), Steven Mackintosh (Luther) and Darren Boyd (Case Sensitive). Joining Stan Lee’s Lucky Man for Season 2 are Conleth Hill … >

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‘Stan Lee’s Lucky Man’ Season 2 start date confirmed

The new season of Stan Lee’s Lucky Man will begin next month. An “action-packed crime drama about fate, gambling, superstition and the consequences of our actions”, the show launched in January 2016 and became Sky1’s highest-rated original drama series ever. Buy Season 1 on DVD on Amazon here. James Nesbitt (The Missing) is back as Detective … >

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10 of the most shocking moments in ‘Game of Thrones’ Season 5

No Game of Thrones season is complete without a few shocks along the way. From Ned’s execution in Season 1 to Joffrey’s poisoning in Season 4, the show has delighted in pulling the rug out from under its viewers’ feet and the show’s recent fifth season was no different. > Buy the complete Season 1-4 … >

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