JK Rowling’s crime novels to be adapted by the BBC

JK Rowling caused a bit of storm when it was revealed that the writer Robert Galbraith was actually her in disguise. Whatever the media and industry reaction to the nom-de-plume, the Cormoran Strike novels have been widely acclaimed and proved that Rowling is adept at turning her hand to multiple genres. She wanted to keep the true…

Review: The Fall (S2 E5/6), Thursday 11th December, BBC1

TV previewers worked themselves up into a froth of expectation that this week’s episode would present us with a police interrogation room scene on a par with those blistering confrontations in Line Of Duty. But although it was at times tense and there was a fair bit of chasing around Belfast, in the end it was…

New Broadchurch trailer raises questions, gives hints

There was tremendous excitement yesterday when ITV released its schedule for the first week of January. In it – on Monday 5th January at 9pm – was Broadchurch. The second series has been shrouded in secrecy, but slowly details are starting to emerge. Soon after the scheduling announcement was made a new trailer followed, and,…