The clock has run out on BBC’s “The Hour.” The drama which followed the lives of 1950s BBC news journalists has been cancelled, the U.K’s Broadcast reports. “We loved the show but have to make hard choices to bring new shows through,” a BBC spokesperson said in a statement. The Abi Morgan-created series, which ran […]
BBC America has cancelled its original series “Being Human” after five seasons, the network announced Thursday. The successful supernatural series, which follows the double lives of a trio of twentysomething roommates who happen to be a vampire, a werewolf, and a ghost, also airs in the U.S. on BBC America and spawned an American adaptation […]
Most people have a healthy hate-hate relationship with bugs, especially if one were to make an unwelcome appearance in their home. Not Dominic Monaghan. The former “Lost” star reveres insects so much that he refuses to let even a mosquito die at his hands. DVR “Wild Things with Dominic Monaghan” “I’ll control them but I […]
“Doctor Who” will land his Tardis for another season of time-bending adventures on BBC America at 9 p.m. September 1, the network said Thursday.
Keep your eye on Tom Weston-Jones. The blue-eyed twenty-five-year-old newcomer is poised to break out with his leading role as Detective Kevin Corcoran, a tough but fair Irish immigrant cop with a checkered past in BBC America’s new original series set in 1864 New York, “Copper.” Add “Copper” to Your Queue For Weston-Jones, it was […]
The Western is tradition more than time or place. It’s a staging area for heroic action and everyday angst. It’s modern life seen through a rear-view mirror, the past made present and vice versa.
Mark Feb. 6 on your calendars and put the Bolly on ice, sweetie darlings, because Patsy and Edina are coming back to the small screen.
WASHINGTON — NPR’s quiz show “Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me” is making the leap from radio to television. The show debuts Friday evening on BBC America. The first show will be a year-in-review special. Host Peter Sagal, scorekeeper Carl Kasell and a panel including Paula Poundstone and Alonzo Bodden will discuss the year’s events. […]
NEW YORK –NPR’s “Wait Wait … Don’t Tell Me” is coming to TV for the first time. The comedic radio quiz show will debut on BBC America with a year-in-review special Dec. 23. Host Peter Sagal, scorekeeper Carl Kasell and a panel including Paula Poundstone and Alonzo Bodden will discuss 2011’s biggest events. When “Wait […]
Our newest feature, “Why You Should Watch?” recommends shows that can and should fit into any TV viewers’ busy schedule, but may have fallen into their DVR blind spot or been less well-publicized than your average network sitcom or premium-cable drama. Last week, we encouraged a journey into the self-destructive world of London crime-fighter Idris […]