Sky Atlantic reveals Tin Star series 2 transmission date

It’s going to be a busy first month of 2019, with a host of new series hitting our screen. One of them is Sky Atlantic’s Tin Star, which received a mixed response when it aired last year. However, it bears watching, not least for Tim Roth’s excellent performance. The first series ended with Police Chief…

Stephen King’s Mr Mercedes renewed for a third series

David E Kelly’s adaptation of Stephen King’s Mr Mercedes has been a noteworthy crime drama this year. Starring Brendan Gleeson and Harry Treadaway, it tells the story of Bill Hodges, a detective way past his prime who gets his groove back when the psychopathic killer from a high-profile cold case re-emerges to mock the old…

FX greenlights Noah Hawley’s Piety

As regular readers will know, we think Fargo is one of the best crime dramas on the box, and its showrunner, Noah Hawley, has (rightly) become one of the most sought-after talents in Hollywood. We’re expecting series four of Fargo next year, but as if he’s not got enough on his plate, new reaches us…