Walter Presents snaps up Swedish series Alex for its second run

No real surprises here, but Walter Presents/Channel 4 has picked up the UK rights to the second series of Swedish noir, Alex. Alex follows the hardened – and corrupt – cop Alex Leko, who finally decides to leave the underworld behind. However, his darkest connections keep pulling him back, and soon he finds himself and…

Series three of Happy Valley confirmed by Sally Wainwright

It’s been a slow-moving saga, and it still might be, but screenwriter Sally Wainwright has now confirmed that series three of Happy Valley has now been greenlit. Series two of the internationally acclaimed crime drama aired in the UK three years ago and speculation has taken place ever since as to when a third series…

First trailer released for The Dublin Murders

The Dublin Murders, based on books by Tana French, look like it could be one of the crime dramas of the year and something slightly unusual – an honest procedural. Now we have a trailer. The Dublin Murders is drawn from French’s In The Woods and The Likeness. Blending psychological mystery and darkness, each novel is led by a…