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ITV commission six-part thriller The Ipcress File

ITV has announced the commissioning of a new six-part thriller based on Len Deighton’s The Ipcress File. The Ipcress File was the first thriller written by Len Deighton and the basis of a stand-out 1965 Michael Caine film. This new TV versions is written by BAFTA winner John Hodge, directed by Emmy Winner James Watkins … >

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Baptiste: Tom Hollander joins The Missing spinoff

Tom Hollander has joined the cast of Baptiste, the upcoming BBC One drama which will act as a spinoff series to The Missing. At the heart of the show is Tchéky Karyo, who is once again playing the French investigator Julien Baptiste. Hollander – who has previously appeared in Rev, The Night Manager and many more – will play a … >

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‘The Night Manager’ Episode 6 review: A suitably epic conclusion

After six weeks of espionage, violence and psychological game playing, The Night Manager comes to an explosive end this week as Jonathan Pine ups the ante to bring down Richard Roper once and for all. We’re back at the Nefertiti Hotel in Cairo for the final phase of Angela’s operation and Jonathan must prove he’s … >

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Win ‘The Night Manager’ on Blu-ray!

Hugh Laurie (House) and Tom Hiddleston (Thor) lead the cast of BBC One’s contemporary interpretation of John le Carré’s 1993 espionage novel, The Night Manager. > Buy the complete series on DVD on Amazon. To celebrate the release on DVD and Blu-ray on Monday 28 March, we’ve got Blu-rays to give away to four of our … >

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‘The Night Manager’ episode guide

Hugh Laurie (House) and Tom Hiddleston (Thor) lead the cast of BBC One’s contemporary interpretation of John le Carré’s 1993 espionage novel. Adapted by acclaimed writer David Farr (Hanna), the first television adaptation of a le Carré novel in more than 20 years brings together love, loss and revenge in a complex story of modern criminality. … >

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‘The Night Manager’ Episode 4 review: Roper’s deal becomes ever more desperate

We’re over halfway in to The Night Manager and there’s a sense that everything is slowly rumbling towards its conclusion. With Jonathan now closely embedded in Roper’s dubious dealings is he getting just a little bit too into the part? Following last week’s revelations, Jed disillusionment with her husband continues and it’s surely a ticking … >

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‘The Night Manager’ interview: Hugh Laurie on playing Richard Roper

Hugh Laurie (House) stars as Richard Roper in BBC One’s new six-part adaptation of John le Carré’s 1993 espionage novel, The Night Manager. Adapted by acclaimed writer David Farr (Hanna), the first television adaptation of a le Carré novel in more than 20 years brings together love, loss and revenge in a complex story of modern criminality. … >

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