Alibi confirms transmission date for Miss Fisher movie

Australian Golden Age crime drama, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, has been a staple on UKTV channel Alibi for almost a decade now. The drama, starring Essie Davis as Phryne Fisher, a Golden Age-era private detective based in Melbourne. And now we know when it’s going to air. Miss Fisher And The Crypt Of Tears continues the…

Alibi pick up Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries film for UK broadcast

Australian period drama, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries, has been a staple on UKTV channel Alibi for almost a decade now. The drama, starring Essie Davis as Phryne Fisher, a Golden Age-era private detective based in Melbourne. Now, according to TV Wise, the channel has picked up the movie version for UK broadcast. Miss Fisher And…

Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries gets modern spin-off

Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries is one of Australia’s most successful and exported shows. We do love a bit of the Golden Age crime shows, but now news reaches us that a modern-day spin-off will hit Aussie screens very soon. In its ‘upfronts’ channel Seven announced that Ms Fisher’s Modern Murder Mysteries is ready to go and will…

Rupert Penry-Jones joins Miss Fisher movie

OK, so this is strictly a movie – although it’s unclear whether it’ll be a TV movie – but we do love a bit of Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. Essie Davis will return as the amateur detective in 1920s Australia, and for Miss Fisher & the Crypt of Tears she’ll be joined by the likes of  Nathan…

Miss Fisher movie greenlit

Australian series, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries (shown on Alibi in the UK), is one of our favourite staples – it’s full of Golden Age style and substance, and, well, old-fashioned fun. And, in Essie Davis, the series has an engaging and brilliant star. There have been three, hugely watchable series on the small screen, but…

The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 16th – Sunday 22nd November)

It’s a big week for crime drama fans, and Scandinavian crime drama fans in particular, because one of the most highly anticipated series since the second run of Broadchurch finally looms into view. Yes, that means Saga Norén is back, but no Martin. Blub. Still, it’s great to have The Bridge back with us, with Saga getting…

Trailer/Interview: Essie Davis, Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries

If you’re missing your fix of 1920s-set amateur detectoring, you could do far worse than tune into Alibi tonight to watch the new, third series of Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. Based on the novels by Deb Cole and Kerry Greenwood, it’s a lush, glamorous series that uses Art Deco Melbourne as its backdrop and sassy…

The 10 Best Crime Dramas This Week (Monday 26th October – Sunday 1st November)

This week there’s lots to look forward to (when isn’t there these days?). There are high-quality, continuing series like Hinterland, Fargo, River and Unforgotten, as well as two new starters. One of them, Cuffs, has received some comparison with The Bill, while the glamorous series three Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries also kicks off.

Alibi confirms return of Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries for third season

One of the more fun crime dramas out there is Miss Fisher’s Murder Mysteries. Set and made in Australia, it’s based on Kerry Greenwood’s novels and is brilliant entertainment. It revolves around the personal and professional life of Phryne Fisher (Essie Davis), a glamorous private detective in 1920s Melbourne. Essie Davis is perfectly cast as Phryne, possessing…