REVIEW Hollington Drive (S1 E3/4)

We’re now into the home straight of this tense whodunit, and at the end of episode two it twisted into a new direction. Up until that point we were convinced – or the drama convinced us – that Theresa and Helen’s children (Ben and Eva) were to blame for poor, young Alex Boyd’s death. And…

ITV confirms air date for The Long Call

It won’t be long now until we see the next Ann Cleeves adaptation on our TV screens. ITV has named the transmission date for The Long Call, the first in Cleeves’ new Matthew Venn novels, The four-part series sees Detective Inspector Venn return to live in a small community in North Devon with his husband,…

Filming begins on series three of McDonald & Dodds

Filming has begun on the third series of ITV crime drama McDonald & Dodds starring Tala Gouveia and Jason Watkins, both returning in the lead roles. The latest series sees Claire Skinner join the cast as Chief Superintendent Ormond. The four-part series starts with Belvedere, where a young woman is found dead sitting in a deckchair in broad…

First trailer released for Shetland series six

As we all know, series six of Shetland is starting next week. The forthcoming new series centres on the doorstep murder of a prominent local figure, a case which strikes at the heart of the Shetland Isles and its people. As Perez and his team uncover a kaleidoscope of motives for the murder, their investigation…