New On DVD/Blu-ray This Week: Alfred Hitchcock: The Masterpiece Collection, The Campaign

Alfred Hitchcock: The Masterpiece Collection Fifteen of the most acclaimed films by legendary director Alfred Hitchcock come together on Blu-ray for the first time ever with the release of ‘Alfred Hitchcock: The Masterpiece Collection,’ now available for a limited time only. Digitally restored from high-quality film elements and presented in perfect high-definition picture and sound, […]

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‘Copper’ Gets Second Season from BBC America

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – “Copper” has locked up another run. BBC America has given the green light to a second season of “Copper,” the first original scripted series for the network. The renewal comes ahead of the season one finale of the series, which airs October 21 at 10 p.m. The series stars Tom Weston-Jones […]

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What To Watch: This Week’s DVR Picks

Monday October 15: ‘Major Crimes‘ (9pm on TNT) **Season Finale** Record Now The gang teams with the FBI to apprehend a lethal sniper. Elsewhere, Raydor negotiates a deal that even Provenza can support. Tuesday October 16: ‘Emily Owens, M.D.‘ (9pm on The CW) **Series Premiere** Record Now Recent medical school graduate Emily Owens (Mamie Gummer) […]

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Tom Weston-Jones as Det. Kevin Corcoran in "Copper" (© BBC AMERICA/Cineflix Inc.)

‘Copper’ Newcomer Tom Weston-Jones Previews BBC America’s Period Drama

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 […]

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BBC America Travels Beyond ‘Doctor Who’ for New Hits

By Jill Serjeany LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – If you thought BBC America was all about time-traveling doctors and men behaving badly in cars, get ready to adjust your TV set. The cable network that introduced Americans to colorful British talent like Ricky Gervais, chef Gordon Ramsay and the car series “Top Gear” is making a […]

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BBC America Announces First Original Drama Series

BBC America announced Thursday plans for its first original drama series called “Copper,” which is co-created by Tom Fontana (“Oz”) and Will Rokos (“Monster’s Ball,” “Southland”). They will also serve as executive producers, along with Barry Levinson (“Rain Man”) and Christina Waye (“Broken Trail,” “Mad Men”). The 10-episode series begins production this fall in Toronto […]

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