Midsomer Murders : Filming begins on series 22

Venerable British cosy-crime series, Midsomer Murders, will be back for a 22nd series. And the good news is that it has started filming already. Neil Dudgeon returns to play DCI John Barnaby for his 10th year in the role, Nick Hendrix is back as DS Jamie Winter and Annette Badland resumes her role as pathologist…

New Midsomer Murders episode on the way in January

ITV’s (very) strange scheduling of series 20 of Midsomer Murders will continue in January when the channel airs another brand-new episode. Send In The Clowns is the sixth episode of the series and sees DCI John Barnaby and his partner as they investigate when Ferrabees Circus comes to town, bringing with it a chain of sinister…

Midsomer Murders returns to ITV in May

Midsomer Murders is one of Britain’s crime drama institutions. But, the way ITV handles its transmission dates, you wouldn’t know – the randomness of the transmission dates (is it series 19? Is it series 20? Or is it series 21?) is often befuddling, with no rhyme or reason behind the scattershot approach. Now, it’s back….

ITV names Midsomer Murders transmission date

Midsomer Murders – that cosiest of hardy perennials – is a bit of a head-scratcher. Not in terms of what it is and why it’s so popular around the world, but because of its scheduling and series length. In recent years, ITV has been a bit all over the place when it comes to, especially,…

Midsomer Murders to air on BritBox in the US ahead of UK premiere

A few days ago, we brought you news of the transmission date of series 20 of Midsomer Murders. UK broadcaster, ITV, announced that Sunday 13th May., There’s huge interest in the veteran crime series overseas – especially in the US, it seems – and today it was announced that those viewers Stateside are going to…

ITV confirms transmission date for series 20 of Midsomer Murders

Earlier last year we reported that filming for series 20 of that venerable crime drama staple, Midsomer Murders, was under way. It has taken a while to get to our screens, but now we can reveal that ITV has confirmed the transmission date for that landmark, 20th series. And it’s sooner than you think. Joining…

Filming begins on 20th series of Midsomer Murders

Filming began this month on the 20th anniversary series of the UK’s longest running contemporary detective drama, ITV’s Midsomer Murders. Neil Dudgeon returns to play DCI John Barnaby for his seventh year in the role and Nick Hendrix is back as DS Jamie Winter. More details about this hardy perennial after the jump!

Season 19 of Midsomer Murder begins shooting; Barnaby gets new sidekick

Midsomer Murders is one of our most enduring and most successful crime dramas, and it still remains extremely popular in the UK as well as abroad. The Scandinavian countries, especially, have a real thing for this cosy long-running series. ITV says that production on series 19 (19!) is underway and that DCI John Barnaby will…

The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 8th February – Sunday 14th February)

It’s a bit of a big week for crime drama as Sally Wainwright’s award-winning Happy Valley comes back for a much-anticipated second series, once again starring Sarah Lancashire and James Norton. The six-episode run kicks off on Tuesday night. Elsewhere, there’s new Icelandic drama, Trapped on Saturday night, and a radio adaptation of Ian Rankin’s…