‘Frozen Planet’ to Debut on Discovery on March 18

NEW YORK — Discovery Channel’s documentary series “Frozen Planet” will premiere March 18, and will encompass seven episodes including a program on climate change hosted by David Attenborough. On that seventh episode, the famed British naturalist will investigate what rising temperatures will mean for the planet and life on it. The network made the announcement […]

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Elisabeth Moss of ‘Mad Men’ to Star in BBC Miniseries

Here’s a good sign that Elisabeth Moss is pretty versatile: As soon as she’s playing Peggy Olson on “Mad Men” this season, she’ll be playing an British Australian cop on the hunt for a pregnant 12-year-old girl. That’s the plot of “Top of the Lake,” a six-hour BBC Two miniseries, and according to Deadline, Moss […]

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Catherine Tate Returning To ‘The Office’

By Tim Molloy NEW YORK (TheWrap.com) – If you’re still bummed that Catherine Tate wasn’t chosen as the new boss on “The Office,” the show has a consolation prize for you: She’ll return this season. Tate’s character, Nellie Bertram, appeared in last season’s finale to interview for Michael Scott’s former position. She returns as a […]

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Bonham Carter, Neeson Join New Gervais Comedy

(Reuters) – English actress Helena Bonham Carter and Irish actor Liam Neeson have joined the cast of comedian Ricky Gervais’s new series “Life’s Too Short,” the BBC said on Friday. The comedy is about a dwarf actor, played by Warwick Davis, who runs a talent agency for fellow dwarves but tends to take the best […]

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