Line of Duty: series 5 has started filming

With his new series, Bodyguard doing gangbusters on BBC One right now, Jed Mercurio’s other crime drama, Line of Duty is gearing up for production on its fifth series, according to a tweet by the BBC. The fifth series, along with the sixth, was confirmed back in May 2017, with production set for September this year, so, as … >

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Line Of Duty series 5: first script teased

The time to return to the world of AC-12 is edging closer, with Line Of Duty’s fifth series moving closer. Jed Mercurio has been putting together the scripts for the new run, that’s set to see Vicky McClure, Martin Compston and Adrian Dunbar all return. On his Instagram account, Compston has teased the start of … >

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Line Of Duty series 5 filming start date revealed

UPDATE: At last night’s BAFTA Television Awards, Line Of Duty co-star Martin Compston was asked about when filming was due to start on the show’s fifth series. He confirmed that the production would be heading back to Belfast, and that the new run of the show would start filming in September. That’d tee it up nicely … >

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BBC reveals the top 10 iPlayer episodes of 2017

It was a very big year for the BBC’s iPlayer service, with the BBC announcing that on average 272 million programmes were streamed a month in 2017. Figures were up 11% on 2016, with 3.3 billion requests for programmes in total across the 12 months. Which is rather a lot. Furthermore, the BBC has also … >

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Line Of Duty series 5 to shoot this autumn

Jed Mercurio, the creator and writer of Line Of Duty, is hard at work penning the fifth series of the acclaimed show. But as expected, it’s not going to back on our screen this year. Adrian Dunbar, who plays the immortal Ted Hastings in the show, confirmed that the plan is to film the new … >

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