Sophie Cookson to star in BBC Christine Keeler drama

Christine Keeler, overseas readers might be wondering. Who she? A model and topless dancer, she would go onto become one of the most infamous and iconic personalities of 1960s London – her affair with MP John Profumo became the stuff of legend and not only led to his downfall but also a constitutional crisis. We’ve…

BBC to adapt The Beast Must Die for television

Nicholas Blake’s The Beast Must Die was first published in 1938 and remains one of the most revered Golden Age crime novels. Consistently voted as a ‘novel you must read before you die’ Blake (the pseudonym of Cecil Day-Lewis) introduces us to Nigel Strangeways. Now, in exciting news, the BBC is developing the book for…

Sky releases first-look trailer for series two of Riviera

Sky Atlantic original Riviera made a bit of a splash last year. The expensive drama, starring Julia Stiles told the story of¬†Georgina, who had newly married billionaire Constantine Clios when he was killed in a yacht explosion. She was shocked to discover the fortune that maintained his immaculate, ever-so-tasteful lifestyle was tainted with dishonesty, double-dealing,…

BBC One confirms transmission date for Killing Eve

We’ve had our eye on Killing Eve for a while now, as it got rave reviews when it aired on BBC America in the US. Ever since it was announced that it would be coming over to the UK on, yes, the BBC we’ve been waiting patiently. Now we know when it’s going to be…