REVIEW: The Bay (S1 E1/6)

Already the press is dubbing this new, six-part series as ‘the new Broadchurch‘. On the surface, there seems to be evidence to suggest that this might be the case: a coastal setting (this time a real-life location, Morecambe), two missing children, equal weight given to the parents of the missing children’s trauma, and a lead…

Mammon creator back with new Norwegian procedural

Mammon’s Gjermund S. Eriksen is back on Norwegian TV with For Life, a ‘fresh’ procedural that uses flashback structures to tell its story. Year 2040. Top policewoman Victoria Woll in her early 60’s is sitting in jail, sentenced for life. Through each episode set nowadays but told in flashback, we see how the sharp detective…

Tin Star renewed for third and final series

A third and final series of Sky Atlantic’s critically acclaimed drama Tin Star has been commissioned. Tim Roth, Genevieve O’Reilly and Abigail Lawrie are set to return as the Worth family in the final chapter of the trilogy, reports say today. The six-episode third instalment will go into production later this year and will be…