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BBC Reimagines The Jungle Book, Without Animals - Streaming Now, Free
If the original was cultural appropriation, this adaptation appropriates it back. BBC Reimagines The Jungle Book, PR image Broadcast in two hour-long episodes on BBC Radio 4, The Jungle Book is available streaming, for free, globally, right now. Ayeesha Menon takes Rudyard Kipling's family classic and gives it a darker twist, re-imagining it in the concrete jungle of[...]
MARVEL'S AGENTS OF S.H.I.E.L.D. - ABCs "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." stars Clark Gregg as Phil Coulson. (ABC/Matthias Clamer)
One year later, the BBC just aired an adaptation of David Mamet's latest play, The Christopher Boy's Communion on BBC Radio 4 The play debuted in Los Angeles at the Odyssey Theatre a year ago, but was closed down with lockdown Now David Mamet has restaged the play for the radio, with the cast Rebecca[...]
That Dinner of ’67: A Radio Play about That Important Movie
It was also Tracy and Hepburn's last movie together as a legendary couple onscreen and off. Daisy Ridley and Adrian Lester in "That Dinner in '67" BBC Radio 4 BBC Radio 4 has a semiregular strand of dramatizing the behind-the-scenes stories of the making of classic movies that have cultural and social significance, like the strained relationship[...]
Pilgrim: BBC Radio’s Immortal Wanderer Returns for Halloween Special
BBC Radio 4 released Part 2 of Pilgrim: The Timbermoor Imp just in time for Halloween Creator Sebastian Baczkiewicz has brought the series back for a special 2-parter that's effectively its 9th series, which is pretty impressive If you're after a Halloween and a John Constantine fix, this is the closest you're going to get[...]
Relativity, the BBC's Finest Sitcom of Late, Streeis Free, Streaming, Globally
It is currently being repeated on Radio 4 Extra and the first few episodes are available free, globally, streaming on the BBC Radio iPlayer and BBC Sounds, with the rest to follow. Relativity is a BBC sitcom written by, and co-starring, Richard Herring that takes some aspects of his own life but creates a multi-generational[...]
John Rebus: The Lockdown Blues, BBC
John Hannah and Ken Stott played Rebus on television for four seasons back in the early 2000s and Ron Donachie played him in the BBC Radio 4 adaptations of the books from 2003 to 2016 Cox recently became a household name in America due to the success of HBO's Succession, so his presence adds some[...]
And, with the felling of an ancient yew tree, the roots and meaning of the old custom spring malevolently to life, as the Winter Queen is finally released from her prison, and bent on revenge. Told over the two days of the winter solstice – Pilgrim walks again between the worlds of magick and of men." Previous[...]