BBC renews Sherwood for season 2

One of the crime highlights of the year, James Graham’s Sherwood is getting a second series. after tonight’s series one finale (Tuesday 28th June), Graham released a statement saying he was keen to explore more ‘red wall’ towns in native East Midlands. “I’ve been so deeply moved by the response to Sherwood. These stories come from…

REVIEW Sherwood (S1 E6/6)

Sherwood has been just terrific so far, expertly weaving an intricate murder mystery into an engrossing tale of a fraying community pushed to the very edge of its sanity. But as terrific as it has been, a crime drama often lives and dies by how it lands. So far, writer James Graham has paid close…

REVIEW Sherwood (S1 E5/6)

Every series has one, especially every crime drama series. Sherwood is no different. So much is going on in this superb British series, we needed an explainer episode. And make no mistake, this is the explainer episode. As recently the series finale of Welsh-language series, Y Golau, on S4C, we’ve discussed the use of flashbacks…

REVIEW Sherwood (S1 E1/6)

Written by James Graham, Sherwood is a new, six-part primetime crime series on BBC One. When the channel announced it, along came with it a stellar ensemble cast – David Morrissey, Alun Armstrong, Lesley Manville, Joanne Froggatt, Perry Fitzpatrick, Adeel Akhtar, Claire Rusbrook, Robert Glenister… the list goes on. It fairly bursts with fantastic character…

Sherwood: When is David Morrissey crime drama on BBC One?

Sherwood was announced by the BBC last year, and now it’s heading our way. Inspired in part by real events and set in the Nottinghamshire mining village where Graham grew up, at the heart of Sherwood lie two shocking and unexpected killings that shatter an already fractured community and spark a massive manhunt. As suspicion…

BBC announced cast and shares first-look image for Sherwood

Casting has been announced and the first pictures from set revealed, as filming gets underway on James Graham’s new BBC One drama, Sherwood.  Inspired in part by real events and set in the Nottinghamshire mining village where Graham grew up, at the heart of Sherwood lie two shocking and unexpected killings that shatter an already…