Season two of Hinterland starts on Sunday – will you be watching?

The second series of the Welsh crime drama Hinterland (or Y Gwyll to give it its proper name), starring Richard Harrington as DCI Tom Mathias, will be premiered on Welsh channel S4C this Sunday (Sunday 13th September). It’s one of the best British crime dramas out there. There isn’t anything new or revolutionary about it, but it’s a…

ITV recommissions Safe House for a second season

I was a bit lukewarm towards Safe House – the four-part ITV thriller from earlier this year. There was no denying it had all the ingredients (a good writer in Michael Crompton, a fine cast including Christopher Eccleston, Marsha Thomason and Paterson Joseph, and an atmospheric backdrop in the Lake District), and there was even…