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James Bond Gadget Guy Ben Whishaw Joining Hugh Grant in BBC One’s “A Very English Scandal”

whishawTNBased on the 1979 murder trial of politician Jeremy Thorpe, accused of murdering his ex-lover (Whishaw’s role), it’s being adapted by Doctor Who showrunner Russell T. Davies with Stephen Frears directing.

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Jodie Whittaker Named Thirteenth “Doctor Who” (Video)

doctor who small BBC has revealed the identity of the thirteenth iteration of Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker, who becomes the first woman to ever play the iconic role.

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BBC Developing “Diana & I,” TV Drama About the Death of Princess Diana

Princess Diana ExcerptBBC Two is developing Diana & I, a feature-length TV drama about the death of Princess Diana, continuing the entertainment industry’s fascinating with British Royalty, following The Crown and Charles and Diana at the center of Feud Season 2.

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Benedict Cumberbatch to Play Grieving Father in BBC and Masterpiece’s “The Child in Time,” Will Also Exec Produce

Benedict Cumberbatch ExcerptBritish actor Benedict Cumberbatch is trading in his magnifying glass for a pen to star in The Child in Time from BBC One and Masterpiece. He will also executive produce via his SunnyMarch TV banner.

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Netflix & BBC Line Up All-Star Cast For Animated “Watership Down” Miniseries

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Richard Adams’ novel Watership Down is getting the silver screen treatment from BBC One and Netflix in a new miniseries and Ben Kingsley, James McAvoy, John Boyega, and Nicholas Hoult have signed on to voice the cast.

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Tom Hardy Event Series “Taboo” Adds Michael Kelly And Jonathan Pryce

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Filming for the eight-part event series Taboo has gotten underway this week in London as production adds Michael Kelly and Jonathan Pryce to the cast.

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Kate Bosworth Has Signed On For BBC’s “SS-GB”

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Len Deighton’s alternate reality, WWII mystery novel has been ordered to limited series on BBC. Kate Bosworth is attached to play a mysterious American who is involved in a British Resistance member’s death.

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Philip Kadelbach Confirmed To Direct And Sam Riley In Talks To Star In “SS:GB”

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The World War II murder mystery series from BBC lands a director and is in talks with a potential lead.

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{TB TALKS TV} JONATHAN STRANGE & MR NORRELL REVIEW: “Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell”

jonathanstrangeandmrnorellWe’ve reached the final episode of Jonathan Strange & Mr. Norrell, and though I’m sad for it to be over, I’m happy they did the book justice. Everything comes together in the end to bring the two magicians back together, united to use English Magic to defeat the Gentleman who created so much havoc in their lives.

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TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS & DEALS (1.23.15)

Round up of this weeks TV sales, pick-ups, attachments, renewals & deals.

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TV Sales, Pick-Ups, Attachments, Renewals, & Deals (12.19.14)

A round-up of the week’s TV news!

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BBC One to Adapt J.K. Rowling’s Cormoran Strike Mysteries, Making a Clean Sweep of All Her Non-Magical Novels

“The Cuckoo’s Calling” and “The Silkworm” will become a BBC series.

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TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS & DEALS (11.26.14)

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TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS & DEALS (11.21.14)

A round-up of the week’s TV News!

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Natalie Dormer To Star in “Woman in Red” For BBC2

Dormer currently stars in HBO’s “Game of Thrones” and has been featured on “Elementary.”

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Neal Purvis and Robert Wade To Pen Adaptation of “SS-GB” For BBC

“Bond” writers to take another look at history.

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TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS & DEALS (11.14.14)

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TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS & DEALS (11.07.14)

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TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS, & DEALS (10.10.14)

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TV SALES, RENEWALS, CANCELLATIONS, ATTACHMENTS, DEALS & GREENLIGHTS (08.22.14)

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Starz and BBC Collaborate With Playground for “The Kills”

The series of novels by Richard House are coming to the small screen.

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Carnival Films, BBC America Set Sail for “The Last Kingdom”

The “Downton Abbey” production company is set to bring the novel to BBC Two.

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TV SALES, RENEWALS, CANCELLATIONS, ATTACHMENTS, DEALS & GREENLIGHTS (05.02.14)

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TV SALES, RENEWALS, CANCELLATIONS, DEALS, ATTACHMENTS & GREENLIGHTS (04.04.14)

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TV SALES, RENEWALS & DEALS (07.31.12)

Good day for foreign adaptations and classic series!

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TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS & DEALS (11.17.11)

A full recap of the day’s sales, pick-ups, attachments, exits, deals and more as the fall season is now in motion!

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TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS & DEALS (03.24.11)

BBC takes a step back in time for a new period drama, Comedy Central lines up an action/comedy with David Gordon Green & Danny McBride, HBO makes it official with Tea Leoni, and another once-upon-a-cancelled Fox animation thrives again.

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TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS & DEALS (03.11.11)

JJ Abrams gets yet another show on the air, with one of the first series orders of 2011, Salman Rushdie eyes TV as his next challenge, Michael Bay & Jerry Bruckheimer eye Cocaine for their next series, BBC gives us more Elba, and two deals are lined up for vets and freshmen alike!

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PILOT, TV & SERIES CASTING (01.11.11)

ABC continues its busy day, adding 2 to two more shows, BBC2 snags a superstar cast for a new TV film, CW lands a Dogg, HBO adds yet another to True Blood, and Entourage, while TBS finalizes their cast for the Wedding Band.

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TV SALES, PICK-UPS, ATTACHMENTS, RENEWALS & DEALS (10.08.10)

NBC readies a return Party, BBC is building Castles, and SyFy is ready for more Haven.

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