Sky1 orders second season of Dawn French drama ‘Delicious’

Dawn French and Emilia Fox will return to Sky1 later this year with a new season of Delicious. Written by Dan Sefton (The Good Karma Hotel, Secret Diary of a Call Girl), the drama series launched last December and averaged a cumulative audience of 1.87 million, making it Sky1’s most watched UK drama series of 2016. Buy Season 1 … >

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‘Jamestown’ trailer and start date: New World drama from makers of ‘Downton Abbey’

Sky1 has unveiled a new trailer and confirmed the start date for Jamestown. From the makers of Downton Abbey and The Last Kingdom, the eight-part drama series charts the early days of the first British settlers as they embark on their lives in America. Jamestown is written by Bill Gallagher (Lark Rise to Candleford, The Paradise) and stars … >

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Sky1 to adapt David Walliams’ book ‘Ratburger’ this Christmas

David Walliams is adapting his children’s novel Ratburger for Sky1 with Gnomeo and Juliet writer Kevin Cecil. The adaptation will star the author alongside Sheridan Smith (Cilla), Mark Benton (Waterloo Road), Nigel Planer (The Young Ones) and Ben Bailey Smith (Law and Order: UK). Walliams commented: “I am thrilled my book is coming to Sky and especially … >

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