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The Watch is keeping an eye on you (Image: BBC America)
Most of the reviews focus on comparing it to its source material, the "Discworld" series of books from Sir Terry Pratchett. The Watch books are great…but adapting any highly visual (and rather conceptual at times) story is going to turn out wildly different from the source material, simply because of the inherent problems specific to it[...]
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Pratchett's books are part of his wide-ranging and epic "Discworld" series and the extended universe They were a forum for Pratchett to comment on the absurdities of the fantasy genre as well as address politics and social issues That's the big difference The City Watch "Discworld" books are a spoof of cop show conventions while[...]
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With only two days to go until The Watch storms its way onto our screens starting this Sunday, BBC America is offering interested viewers two new teasers as well as a set of preview images from the first of the series' two-episode premiere ("A Near Vimes Experience" and "Ook"). Written by Simon Allen (Strike Back, The[...]
The Watch released new previews for the series. (Image: BBC America)
With BBC America's The Watch set to storm its way onto our screens starting Sunday, January 3, 2021, with a two-episode premiere, viewers are getting a new tour of the show's "who's who." Written by Simon Allen (Strike Back, The Musketeers), Joy Wilkinson (Doctor Who), Catherine Tregenna (Torchwood), Amrou Al-Kadhi (Little America), and Ed Hime, the[...]
Richard Dormer as Captain Sam Vimes - The Watch _ Season 1 - Photo Credit: Ilze Kitshoff/BBCA
Written by Simon Allen (Strike Back, The Musketeers), Joy Wilkinson (Doctor Who), Catherine Tregenna (Torchwood), Amrou Al-Kadhi (Little America), and Ed Hime, the series adaptation of Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy-fantasy book series "Discworld" is offering viewers a fresh look at some faces that they're going to get to know really well The[...]
The Watch Official Trailer Proves Anyone Can Be a Hero- Even Them
Set to hit screens beginning Sunday, January 3, 2021, with two episodes (and on December 31, 2020, on AMC+), BBC America has released a new trailer for The Watch, the network's series adaptation of Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy-fantasy book series "Discworld." Written by Simon Allen (Strike Back, The Musketeers), Joy Wilkinson (Doctor[...]
The Watch is keeping an eye on you (Image: BBC America)
With now only a little more than a month to go, BBC America is shifting gears on how it promotes The Watch, the network's series adaptation of Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy-fantasy book series "Discworld" that's set to launch on Sunday, January 3, 2021 Written by Simon Allen (Strike Back, The Musketeers), Joy Wilkinson[...]
The Watch introduces more members of City Watch (Images: BBC screencaps)
With the new year right around the corner, BBC America continues introducing viewers to the who's who of The Watch, the network's series adaptation of Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy-fantasy book series "Discworld." Written by Simon Allen (Strike Back, The Musketeers), Joy Wilkinson (Doctor Who), Catherine Tregenna (Torchwood), Amrou Al-Kadhi (Little America), and Ed[...]
Richard Dormer as Captain Sam Vimes - The Watch _ Season 1 - Photo Credit: Ilze Kitshoff/BBCA
On Sunday, January 3, BBC America's series adaptation of Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy-fantasy book series "Discworld" shatters its way onto television screens, and now viewers are getting a new set of preview images to help them keep track of who's who on The Watch Written by Simon Allen (Strike Back, The Musketeers), Joy[...]
Marama Corlett as Corporal Angua, Adam Hugill as Constable Carrot - The Watch _ Season 1 - Photo Credit: Ilze Kitshoff/BBCA
With only a little month to go until BBC America's live-action adaptation of Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy-fantasy book series "Discworld" shatters its way onto television screens, viewers are being given an opportunity to get to know Adam Hugill's Constable Carrot and Marama Corlett's Corporal Angua from The Watch Written by Simon Allen (Strike[...]
The Watch previews its cast (Image: BBC America)
With BBC America's upcoming adaptation of Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy-fantasy book series "Discworld" set to debut on Sunday, January 3 at 8 pm ET, fans are starting to get a chance to meet the players in this intergalactic game. Written by Simon Allen (Strike Back, The Musketeers), Joy Wilkinson (Doctor Who), Catherine Tregenna (Torchwood),[...]
Jo Eaton-Kent as Corporal Cheery, Marama Corlett as Corporal Angua, Lara Rossi as Lady Sybil Ramkin, Richard Dormer as Captain Sam Vimes, Craig MacRae as Detritus, Adam Hugill as Constable Carrot - The Watch _ Season 1 - Photo Credit: Alex Telfer/BBC STUDIOS/BBCA
The last time we checked in with BBC America's upcoming adaptation of Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy-fantasy book series "Discworld," it was at New York Comic Con-Metaverse- where we learned that The Watch will debut on Sunday, January 3 at 8 pm ET In addition, fans were given a teaser trailer and a number[...]
The Watch on BBC America
NYCC gave us our first real taste of the upcoming BBC America series The Watch, an adaptation of the Discworld novel by Sir Terry Pratchett The story follows the City Watch, a group of ragtag cops tasked with protecting Ankh-Morpork Moderated by Yvette Nicole Brown, the panel features Executive Producers Richard Stokes and Simon Allen,[...]
Jo Eaton-Kent as Corporal Cheery, Marama Corlett as Corporal Angua, Lara Rossi as Lady Sybil Ramkin, Richard Dormer as Captain Sam Vimes, Craig MacRae as Detritus, Adam Hugill as Constable Carrot - The Watch _ Season 1 - Photo Credit: Alex Telfer/BBC STUDIOS/BBCA
Fans of Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy/fantasy book series "Discworld" have been patiently waiting for word on when BBC America's eight-episode adaptation The Watch would be gracing their screens – and on Friday, they received some good news While still lacking a specific date, AMC Networks revealed that the adventures of Richard Dormer's[...]
The late Sir Terry Pratchett's
While BBC Studios may be the production house behind BBC America's eight-episode adaptation The Watch from the late Sir Terry Pratchett's (Good Omens) epic comedy/fantasy book series, Pratchett's production company Narrativia is looking to throw open the doors of "Discworld." On Tuesday, Narrativia, Endeavor Content and UK-based producer Motive Pictures announced an exclusive deal that[...]