Tag: BBC

The League of Gentlemen returns!

BBC Comedy have released a trailer for the three episode return of The League of Gentlemen. the show will be back for three consecutive nights starting on December 18th 2017! 🚨 STOP. EVERYTHING. 🚨Exclusive look at brand new #TheLeagueofGentlemen Coming 18, 19 and 20 December on @BBCTwo @ReeceShearsmith […]

Trailer released for TV drama Gunpowder

The BBC have released a first look trailer for their upcoming three part drama Gunpowder which stars Kit Harington and Liv Tyler. The drama will see Harington play Robert Catesby, a committed Catholic at a time when Protestant England persecutes Catholics relentlessly. The authorities directed by King James’s spymaster […]

Luther to return for 5th Season

Idris Elba is set to reprise his role as everyone’s favourite homicide detective John Luther with a new four-part 5th season of Luther. Series creator Neil Cross will also be returning and production is set to begin early next. Cross said he and Elba decided there was a great deal […]

Cult TV Essentials: Century Falls

Century Falls was a six episode miniseries initially broadcast in 1993. It was written by Russell T Davies, and tells the story of teenager Tess Hunter (Catherine Sanderson) and her mother (Heather Baskerville), who move to the seemingly idyllic rural village of Century Falls, only to find that it […]

The Poddington Peas

“Down at the bottom of the garden, amongst the birds and the bees…” The Poddington Peas was an animated British children’s television series made by Paul Needs and Colin Wyatt; it ran for 13 episodes and was first aired on the BBC in 1989. The Poddington Peas included: Black-Eyed […]

Peaky Blinders Season 4 update!

New images from Season 4 of Peaky Blinders (which is currently filming) show Tommy Shelby (Cillian Murphy) charging around the streets of Toxteth, Liverpool. Also, Stephen Knight of the BBC has confirmed that Tom Hardy’s character Alfie Solomons would be returning, and said he believes Season 4 is the […]

Taboo gets a Second Series

Taboo, the eight episode drama series starring and executive produced by Tom Hardy, has been renewed for a second season by the BBC and FX. The show is set in 1814, where James Keziah Delaney (Hardy), a man long believed dead, returns home from Africa to London to inherit […]

Class: Series 1 – A Review

Class is the latest entry into the Doctor Who extended universe. It joins such as Torchwood, The Sarah Jane Adventures, and K9 & Company in the ever growing list of Who spinoffs. The premise is simple enough (in terms of Doctor Who anyway) four students, from the Coal […]

Cult TV Essentials: Moondial

Moondial was a British television six-part serial made for children by the BBC. It was first broadcast in 1988 and has been repeated many times.  It was based on the novel written by Helen Cresswell, who also wrote the TV adaption. The plot follows a young girl named Minty (Siri Neal) who […]