INTERVIEW Jill Halfpenny, The Drowning

Channel 5 has a new four-part thriller – The Drowning – starting today (Monday 1st February), which stars Jill Halfpenny and Rupert Penry-Jones. Here, the 45-year-old actress tells us more about the show… The Killing Times: What were your thoughts on your character, Jodie? Jill Halfpenny: My initial thoughts on Jodie were that I loved…

Bloodlands will air ‘this month’

We’re looking forward to BBC One’s Northern Irish drama, Bloodlands, starring James Nesbitt. And Graham Norton (of all people) has confirmed that the series will start on the channel ‘this month’. Nesbitt appeared on Norton’s chatshow on Friday night (29th January) and teased the star’s appearance on social media. When a car containing a possible…

BBC to repeat series two of Line Of Duty

The BBC is set to repeat series two of Line Of Duty in primetime. The hit Jed Mercurio drama is expected to return for its sixth series on the channel this year, but as a stop-gap BBC One will show the acclaimed second series – to many (including us) their favourite series – on Saturday…