BBC4 confirms season three transmission date for The Bridge

There was unconfined joy among fans of Scandinavian crime drama when BBC4 announced at the Edinburgh TV festival that it would be altering its strategy when it comes to The Bridge. During the past few years, the channel had waited until the New Year to transmit the show, which constituted a six-month gap after its…

First Look: The Bridge III, Sofia Helin and Hans Rosenfeldt Q&A

I mentioned in a previous story that Bridge showrunner, Hans Rosenfeldt, has been a busy fellow recently, launching the third series of The Bridge in his native Sweden and across Europe, starting the process of his new British-based crime drama, Marcella, for ITV, and now launching The Bridge III in the UK. Rosenfeldt was present…

Review: Unforgotten (S1 E5/6), Thursday 6th November, ITV

With last week’s episode setting us up to expect another death, Unforgotten keeps us dangling – has Father Rob made off with his inconvenient parishioner Sheila, or has Lizzie done away with herself? Or has someone dug up Eric’s garden and found out why he won’t leave the house? Or has Cross set the Turkish…