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ITV Hit Series Manhunt Heading Stateside with Streamer Acorn TV
Still looking to scratch that Broadchurch "itch" even after FOX's American-accented David Tennant-starring adaptation failed to impress? Already burn through your Bodyguard binge? Acorn TV may have already lined up your next show obsession starting March 11th with U.K. ITV's hugely popular crime drama, Manhunt. ITV Written by Ed Whitmore (Silent Witness), directed by Marc Evans, and executive produced[...]
Kate Beckinsale Returns to Amazon in Thriller Series The Widow
Credit: Ga Fullner / Shutterstock.com Actress Kate Beckinsale is going from Underworld to underground in the new drama-thriller The Widow, an eight-episode original series from Harry and Jack Williams (Fleabag) for Amazon and ITV Directed by Sam Donovan and Olly Blackburn, the series is set to be executive produced by Williams's Two Brothers Pictures, with Eliza Mellor[...]
The Frankenstein Chronicles: Netflix Nabs Rights to Sean Bean Series
Credit: ITV Netflix is hoping that they're cobbling together the makings of another genre success, with the streaming service giant set to bring ITV's cult hit The Frankenstein Chronicles both stateside and to a number of international markets Executive produced by Frank Doelger (Game of Thrones), both six-episode seasons of the Sean Bean-starring series will be run[...]
White Dragon: Amazon Lands Mystery Crime Series With John Simm
Amazon Prime continues to expand its international programming line-up, securing the rights to ITV's eight-part conspiracy theory thriller White Dragon from Two Brothers Pictures Written by newcomers Mark Denton and Jonny Stockwood and directed by Paul Andrew Williams (Broadchurch), the series stars John Simm (Doctor Who, Mad Dogs) and Emilia Fox (Merlin) and will premiere[...]
John Barrowman Falls Heels Over Head
Arrow and former Doctor Who actor John Barrowman was a guest on ITV's afternoon show Loose Women where the topic was going to be men wearing women's shoes Barrowman, always a good sport, was wearing a pair of red high heels while filming a promo to run on one of This Morning He tried to[...]
The Real Reason ITV's Jekyll And Hyde Was Delayed….
The ITV adaptation and recontextalisation of Jekyll And Mister Hyde had a tumultuous broadcast Aired in a Sunday early evening slot on ITV1, there were complaints that the show was too violent for the timeslot. That was upheld recently up Ofcom, who stated that Jekyll and Hyde was too frightening for young children and should not have[...]
Official Trailer For Thunderbirds Are Go
Thunderbirds Are Go is debuting today on ITV, but for those of you who don't get ITV (like me), here is the trailer they released yesterday for the show. When disaster strikes and there's no one else to help, International Rescue answers the call! From their secret island base, this family of highly trained responders can[...]
Downton Abbey Charity Spoof Includes George Clooney And Jeremy Pivens
ITV had it's Text Santa fundraiser on Friday and brought in £5.5M to benefit UK charities As part of the evening there were a variety of guest messages including Ben Stiller, Ricky Gervais and Simon Cowell, but the big draw of the night was a parody of the hit series Downton Abbey that showed the Earl[...]
Broadchurch Sets Air Date And Releases Trailer
The ITV series Broadchurch is getting ready for its second season while the American version of the series, Gracepoint, reveals the killer of its season one Both versions of the murder-drama star former Doctor Who, David Tennant as Detective Alex Hardy  Also returning for the second season is Arthur Darvill, Olivia Coleman, Jodie Whittaker and Andrew Buchan[...]
The ITV Libel Payout That They May Not Have Had To Make
One of those of late was that ITV had accidentally broadcast the names of certain prominent Conservative politicians being accused of being paedophiles In the light of a now-discredited BBC Newsnight report, ITV presenter Philip Schofield passed a list of Conservative politicians to Prime Minister David Cameron during an interview, much to Cameron's chagrin. Guido Fawkes[...]
Knight Rider, The Mr Men, Yogi Bear, Muttley And More In New TV Ad For Yogurt
The ad is called Wünderful Stuff, it's for Müller yoghurt, and it aired in the middle of X-Factor on ITV1 tonight Ninety seconds of mashup, starting with KITT from Knight Rider, segueing into a Transformer type thing and then on to the Mr Men and Catch The Pigeon. Enjoy. The ad is called Wünderful Stuff, it's[...]