Grantchester season 7: ITV confirms transmission date

The venerable cosy crime drama Granchester – based on the novels by James Runcy – is back for a seventh run. Starring Robson Green and Tom Brittney, this series is set in the long hot summer of 1959 with wedding season is in full swing in the Cambridgeshire village of Grantchester. As the Reverend Will…

ITV confirms Grantchester transmission date

ITV’s cosy-crime drama, Grantchester, is heading back to our screens and its looming large on the horizon. Furthermore, it’s going to be an eight-part series. With Robson Green returning as DI Geordie Keating and Tom Brittney as Grantchester’s Reverend Will Davenport, the series resumes in 1958 with the crime fighting duo renewing their partnership to…

Filming begins on series seven of Grantchester

Filming has begun on the seventh season Grantchester, with Robson Green returning as DI Geordie Keating and Tom Brittney as Reverend Will Davenport. This series is set in the long hot summer of 1959 and wedding season is in full swing in the Cambridgeshire village of Grantchester. As the Reverend Will Davenport unites happy couples in…

Series six of Grantchester begins filming

Filming for the sixth series drama Grantchester has commenced in Cambridgeshire, Hampshire and Hertfordshire. With Robson Green returning as DI Geordie Keating and Tom Brittney as Grantchester’s Reverend Will Davenport, the series resumes in 1958 with the crime fighting duo renewing their partnership to solve new cases. In the first episode of the new series, Geordie, Cathy…

ITV renews Grantchester for a fifth series

Grantchester, ITV’s cosy-crime period hit, is coming back for a fifth run. Based on the novels by James Runcie, it’s set in the 1950s and follows an unlikely crime-fighting duo – Reverend Will Davenport and gruff, down-to-earth Police Inspector Geordie Keating. Original series star James Norton exited the series as Sidney Chamber last series and…

ITV confirms series four of Grantchester

Grantchester, starring Robson Green and James Norton, and new cast member Tom Brittney, returns to ITV for a fourth series in the first week of January, in a month full of crime drama premieres. The cosy-crime series, set in the titular, bucolic Cambridgeshire village, centres around a crime-solving vicar and his relationship with local copper,…

ITV announces James Norton replacement in Grantchester

King of Cosey Crime, Grantchester, will be back soon for a new, fourth series, this time without James Norton’s Sidney Chambers. Ever since Norton announced that he was leaving the show the search for another crime-solving reverend was on. Now ITV has announced his replacement. Tom Brittney will join the cast as Reverend Will Davenport,…

ITV recommissions fourth series of Grantchester; confirms James Norton’s exit

  Grantchester – based on the novels by James Runcie and starring James Norton and Robson Green – will return to ITV for a fourth series, it has been confirmed. The series will feature James Norton’s final episodes as character Sidney Chambers, the charismatic, jazz-loving clergyman, and one half of the unlikely crime-fighting duo based in 1950s…

ITV confirms transmission date for series three of Grantchester

Over three series, James Runcie’s Grantchester has become a bit of hole-filler – in recent years the cosy crime sub-genre has somewhat disappeared (although you could argue that Midsomer Murders and Death In Paradise are updated versions, and then there’s Endeavour… actually, scrap what I said about cosy crime) and Grantchester has filled things in nicely. It…

ITV confirms Grantchester Christmas episode transmission date

Here’s a thing: Grantchester, the cosy crime series based on the novels by James Runcie, has got its own Christmas special this year. That bastion of festive TV normally reserved for the likes of talent, comedy and cookery shows has now flung open its arms to include the crime drama. This one-off episode of the…