REVIEW Beck (S8 E4/4)

When the passengers on a bus are massacred, Beck faces one of his most harrowing cases – but does the key to the crime lie closer to home than he imagines? This has been a rattling good season, and The Crying Cop ends it in style. The action starts with an anti-police riot after a young boy…

The Twelve season 2: Everything we know as filming begins in Belgium

One of our favourite shows from a few years ago – The Twelve (De Twaalf) – has begun production on its second series, subtitled The Cinderalla Murder. The tense courtroom drama once again is set in Belgium and once again features a courtroom conundrum. What is The Twelve season 2 all about? In The Cinderella…

Australian version of The Twelve set to premiere in June

One of our favourite shows from a couple of years ago – The Twelve (or De Twaalf) from Belgium) is getting an Aussie remake. It takes the original premise of 12 ordinary people, who are selected for jury duty in a murder trial as traumatising as it is controversial, in which a woman stands accused…

True Detective season 4: Star announced and plot details revealed

True Detective series four has announced its star and revealed plot details. Subtitled Night Country, it welcomes Oscar-winner Jodie Foster in her first adult TV role. She will play Detective Liz Danvers. Deadline describes the plot thusly: “The series is centred around Detectives Liz Danvers and Evangeline Navarro who are looking to solve the case…

Walter Presents announces Rig 45: Murder At Sea

Walter Presents has acquired Swedish series Rig 45: Murder At Sea. This series has been floating around for a few years now, but it finally makes it to the UK thanks to Walter. Following a fatal accident on Rig 45, Benthos Oils send their damage regulator Andrea out to the rig to document the accident….