BBC Two confirms American Crime Story 3 acquisition

A few days ago we brought you confirmation that the third instalment of American Crime Story would feature the Bill Clinton/Monica Lewinsky affair as its base. The first two series of the anthology show appeared on BBC Two, and now we know that the channel has acquired series three for broadcast in the UK, too….

BBC acquires Katrina: American Crime Story

One the shows we’re really excited about this year is the follow up to The People V OJ Simpson: American Crime Story. Ryan Murphy’s latest dramatisation of true events will focus on Hurricane Katrina, which struck the Gulf Coast of the United States in 2005, and its catastrophic aftermath. We knew it was going to…

American Crime Story confirms subjects for series three and four

I’ve been following the development of American Crime Story 2, and the way Ryan Murphy and his team have been selecting their subjects to explore. Series two, we know, will be based around the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina and the effect it had on New Orleans, and will appear some time early next year. And,…

Work starts on Katrina: American Crime Story

I know we didn’t cover it in as much depth as I would have liked (hey, I can only watch/write so much), but The People v OJ Simpson: American Crime Story was an expert retelling of one of the most sensational manhunts and subsequent trials in modern history. Showrunner Ryan Murphy had already earmarked the…

Stars expected to return for season two of American Crime Story

American Crime Story: The People Vs. OJ Simpson was an unqualified success, even though it could have gone off the rails at any stage. A big-name cast and a story that everyone knew meant that it could have fallen flat on its face, but Ryan Murphy’s 10-parter was an excellent piece of story-telling, using the…

The People v. OJ Simpson: American Crime Story coming to BBC2

Ryan Murphy’s American Crime Story anthology series kicks off with The People v OJ Simpson, and because of the nature of the subject matter, it’s already hotly anticipated. There has been speculation as to where this 10-part series would land in the UK, and now we have the answer – BBC2. And, what’s more, it’s…