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Posted Monday 4/16/18 at 12:41PM EDT
Downton Abbey creator Julian Fellowes to tell the story of the Rothschild banking dynasty
Fellowes' next project will focus on the richest and most powerful family in history. He is teaming with producer Jemima Khan to tell the Rothschild's rags-to-riches story for Sky Atlantic.
Posted Monday 2/26/18 at 6:26AM EST
Check out Idris Elba as a 1980s dad in the TV comedy inspired by his London childhood
The Wire and Luther vet plays a character inspired by his father on Sky TV's In the Long Run, which he created.
Posted Wednesday 2/21/18 at 2:03PM EST
James Corden's Late Late Show will air as a one-hour weekly highlights show in the UK
Sky One has struck a deal to present the best moments of the week of the British host' CBS late-night show.
Posted Thursday 1/25/18 at 10:20AM EST
Helen Mirren to play Catherine the Great in an HBO miniseries
The Oscar-winning actress came up with the idea to play the Russian empress in the minseries that’s being produced by HBO and Sky TV. “I am very excited by the possibility of embodying a woman from history who grabbed and then wielded great power,” says Mirren. “She rewrote the rules of governance by a woman, and succeeded to the extent of having the word ‘Great’ attached to her name.”
Posted Thursday 1/04/18 at 2:08PM EST
Check out Benedict Cumberbatch as Patrick Melrose
The first teaser for Showtime’s five-part limited series has been released by Sky TV.
Posted Tuesday 11/21/17 at 9:19PM EST
Check out Benedict Cumberbatch as Showtime’s Patrick Melrose
The Sherlock star plays an aristocratic playboy in the upcoming series from Showtime and Sky Atlantic.
Posted Friday 11/17/17 at 1:22PM EST
Fox orders Revolution game show pilot that would pit inline skaters vs. BMXers vs. skateboarders
The format is also being made for British TV, using a huge warehouse for filming the competition.
Posted Tuesday 10/03/17 at 4:56PM EDT
Idris Elba will star in a British TV series based on his London childhood
The Wire alum has signed on to Sky1’s In the Long Run, a drama taking place in London in 1985 that has Elba playing a character partly based on his father, who died in 2013 at age 72.
Posted Tuesday 8/22/17 at 9:14PM EDT
Best-selling All Souls Trilogy is coming to TV with Matthew Goode and Teresa Palmer
A Discovery of Witches, based on Deborah Harkness' fantasy book series will air on British TV giant Sky, while a U.S. network will be announced later.