Sally Wainwright: Season three of Happy Valley ‘delayed’

The series two finale of Happy Valley last night attracted a whopping 7.4million overnight viewers, and set social media alight with its tense climax. It felt like pretty much everyone in the entire country stood up to applaud Sarah Lancashire and the ensemble cast’s jaw-droppingly good performances, while writer Sally Wainwright rightly took the plaudits for the…

BBC3 confirms Murdered By My Father transmission date

Back in the summer of 2014 BBC3 – then still a traditional digital TV channel – broadcast Murdered By My Boyfriend, an astonishing one-off drama based on a true story that showed the full, harrowing effects of domestic abuse. It was an extremely hard watch, but also extremely necessary to watch, and its star, Georgina…

ITV confirms Maigret transmission date

We’ve known for some time that Rowan Atkinson was to step into the shoes (and hat and pipe) of Georges Simenon’s classic French detective, Jules Maigret, and that the first of two new films from ITV were just around the corner. Now the network has confirmed the transmission date and it’s in the next couple of…