Warlock Holmes optioned for TV

Riffs on Arthur Conan Doyle’s legendary, Victorian-era detective continue unabated. Veep and The Thick Of It’s Chris Addison and writer, Chris Smith, are to team up on an adaptation of GS Denning’s Warlock Holmes novel. A Study In Brimstone’s official page says: Sherlock Holmes is an unparalleled genius who uses the gift of deduction and…

Two new Nordic dramas for Walter Presents

It’s always keeping an eye on Walter Presents – the channel within a channel that screens foreign-language drama from Europe and beyond. Now it has added two new Nordic dramas for autumn, Icelandic drama The Court (pictured) and Swedish crime drama Farang. TBI International reports that: The first two seasons of Icelandic legal drama¬†The Court¬†will…