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'Ill Behaviour': Showtime Importing BBC Comedy-Thriller Series

Chris Geere (You’re the Worst), Lizzy Caplan (Masters of Sex) and Tom Riley (DaVinci’s Demons) star, with Sam Bain (Peep Show) writing and Steve Bendelack (Friday Night Dinner) directing the series.Ill Behaviour introduces us to Joel (Geere), inspired to use any methods (conventional or otherwise) to save his friend Charlie (Riley), who announces that he[...]


Ghost World's Terry Zwigoff And Peep Show's Sam Bain Working Together?

Feeling a little manipulated by Searching For Sugarman, the Peep Show, The Thick Of It and Black Mirror writer Sam Bain took to twitter to canvass other's experiences of cheeky documenaries.One response led to a little conversation which caught my eye.@rjrhq Watch this space .. Terry told me some of the details he had to[...]

First Official Image From New Doctor Who Shoot, More Cast Announced

We're currently expecting the first episode to air in November, though absolutely nothing official has been said and, for all we know, nothing official has been signed off on.But when we do know, you'll know.*Yes, a spoof of telenovela-style melodramas from Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong the writers of Peep Show Wow And it's got[...]

Trailer For Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror – "Cult TV Event Of The Year"

We've seen episode 1 of Charlie Brooker's Black Mirror, and spoken to the man himself about it. It's pretty angry stuff, and funny with it. The first trailer gives a good hint of how Brooker himself fits into this "contemporary spin on The Twilight Zone," a horror with black comedy about our media-saturated information age. […]

Jim Carrey Vs. Steve Carell In The Magicians At War Picture, Burt Wonderstone

I don't know if you ever saw Magicians with David Mitchell and Robert Webb, and written by Peep Show creators Sam Bain and Jesse Armstrong? It was one of my preferred "illusionist" pictures from that recent wave which included The Prestige, The Illusionist and. er.. The Illusionist The other one.Some of what worked in Magicians[...]

A Very Big List Of Casting Updates

No news on whether Kel will be joining him yet...And finally, two bits of TV casting news: the first (via Chortle.co.uk), is that UK comedian, and panel-show regular Jack Whitehall is set to join the cast of Channel 4's new student sitcom Fresh Meat, written by Peep Show creators Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain, who also[...]