The Serpent

The Serpent is the most popular iPlayer show since Normal People

The Serpent is the most popular show on iPlayer since Normal People Crime thriller The Serpent has become iPlayer’s most popular new BBC programme since Normal People, with 31 million streams across the series to date. The eight-part drama launched on New Year’s Day and concluded its BBC One run on Valentine’s Day. It starred … >

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Zog and the Flying Doctors (BBC Christmas 2020)

BBC Christmas 2020 promises to bring the nation together

It’s just over a week until you can but your Radio Times double Christmas edition (other TV guides are available) but we have a good idea of the BBC Christmas 2020 plans There’s a vision behind the BBC Christmas 2020 programming, best expressed by Charlotte Moore, BBC’s Chief Content Officer: Let’s face it, it’s been a difficult … >

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Victoria series 3: first look photo revealed

While Jenna Coleman is gaining all the praise over on BBC One’s The Cry, ITV are starting to tease the next series of Victoria – tweeting out a picture of the monarch and her husband… The series, which follows Queen Victoria’s ascension to the throne and her struggles with maintaining her royal duties, is set to return this … >

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The Cry: Jenna Coleman almost turned down BBC drama

In the lead-up to the BBC’s new drama, The Cry, Jenna Coleman has been doing some publicity – and she’s confessed to initially fearing the psychological thriller’s heavy subject matter… Talking to the good folk over at Digital Spy and members of the press, Coleman said, “It’s pretty dark… a psychological thriller. It was a bit … >

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Victoria series 3 filming begins, casting additions

The next series of Victoria, starring Jenna Coleman in the lead role, has begun filming, it’s been confirmed. Victoria has become one of ITV’s biggest dramas, telling the story of the life and reign of Queen Victoria. Coleman stars alongside Tom Hughes in the show. Daisy Goodwin created the programme, and the third series will … >

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Jenna Coleman signs up for new drama, first picture

Filming is now underway on The Cry, the adaptation of Helen FitzGerald’s novel that’s heading to the BBC. Filming takes place in Scotland and Australia, and the drama is being headlined by Jenna Coleman and Ewen Leslie. The BBC has now released the first picture of the production,  featuring Coleman, and that’s the picture you … >

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Jenna Coleman to lead new BBC drama

The previously-announced four-part BBC adaptation of Helen FitzGerald’s novel The Cry has announced its key casting – and it includes a plum role for former Doctor Who and The Crown star Jenna Coleman. Coleman is going to take the lead role of Joanna opposite Ewen Leslie as Alistair. It’s a full BBC One drama too, that’s been … >

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