Alibi announces transmission date for Smother

UKTV crime drama channel, Alibi, has announced the acquisition of Irish drama, Smother. Furthermore, it has also confirmed its transmission date. The six-episode series is set in a small town on the wild and rugged coast of County Clare, Val Ahern (Dervla Kirwan), a devoted mother is determined to protect her family and particularly her…

BBC announces The Gallows Pole, adapted by Shane Meadows

Now here’s something to get excited about. Benjamin Myers’ celebrated period novel, The Gallows Pole, is to be adapted for television by Shane Meadows, one of the most critically acclaimed film makers in the UK. Set against the backdrop of the coming industrial revolution in eighteenth century Yorkshire, the compelling drama follows the enigmatic David…

BBC releases first image from You Don’t Know Me

The first image from the four-part crime drama You Don’t Know Me, has been released today. Based on Imran Mahmood’s bestselling novel, the adaptation is written by Tom Edge (The Crown, Vigil) and co-produced with Netflix for BBC One and BBC iPlayer. You Don’t Know Me stars Samuel Adewunmi, newcomer Sophie Wilde, Roger Jean Nsengiyumva,…

BBC releases first-look images for The Tourist with Jamie Dornan

The BBC has released first-look images from The Tourist, starring Jamie Dornan. Written and created by Harry and Jack Williams, the series Jamie Dornan stars as a British man who finds himself in the glowing red heart of the Australian outback, being pursued by a vast tank truck trying to drive him off the road….