The Ipcress File on ITV: Channel releases first images

ITV has released the first images from its TV new adaptation of The Ipcress File. Starring Joe Cole in the iconic role of Harry Palmer alongside Lucy Boynton as Jean and BAFTA award-winning actor Tom Hollander as Dalby, the drama is directed by Emmy award-winner James Watkins. It has been adapted from Len Deighton’s famed…

NORDIC NOIR Walter Presents acquires Cry Wolf for the UK

Broadcasting brand Walter Presents has acquired Danish psychological thriller, Cry Wolf (Ulven kommer). The eight-episode series tells the story of 14-year-old Holly and her family, that is torn apart by her school essay detailing violence in the home. Dedicated social worker Lars (The Killing’s Bjarne Henriksen) is assigned to the case. Convinced by Holly‚Äôs story,…

The Bridge creator Hans Rosenfeldt to adapt CJ Tudor’s The Burning Girls

The Bridge creator, Hans Rosenfeldt, is to take on a new adaptation project – CJ Tudor’s best-selling novel, The Burning Girls. Deadline reports that the book, which was a Sunday Times bestseller, has been acquired by Buccaneer Media (the production company behind ITV’s Marcella) and has hired Rosenfeldt to adapt it for television. The plot…