Litvinenko: David Tennant to star as tragic Russian agent in ITV drama

David Tennant will star as Alexander Litvinenko in a new, eponymously titled ITV drama series. Litvinenko was a former Russian Federal Security Services and KGB officer whosedeath, from polonium poisoning in November 2006, triggered one of the most complex and dangerous investigations in the history of the Metropolitan Police. The drama also focuses upon the…

First full trailer for Trapped series three unveiled

Only this week we brought you news of teasers for series three of Icelandic series Trapped, or Entrapped as it’ll be known on Netflix. Now Icelandic state broadcaster has released the first full-length trailer. Police duo Andri and Hinrika, get drawn into a war in the remote highlands, where two rival groups fight over specific…

ITV confirms Angela Black transmission date

It’s coming thick and fast at the moment, and ITV’s next big thriller series is just around the corner. Starring Joanne Froggatt, Angela Black tells the story of someone who has the perfect life. Or at least it looks like it. Angela’s life appears idyllic: a lovely house in suburban London, days working volunteer shifts…

BBC Two names start date for series two of Guilt

One of the surprise hits of a few years ago was Scottish-set series, Guilt. Starring Mark Bonnar, it told the story of brothers Max and Jake, who accidentally run over and kill an elderly man on an Edinburgh street and try to cover up the crime. As the show progresses, the brothers’ difficulties intensify and…