Brit Telly Headlines: 12 June 2018.


A selection of British TV news from the past week:

Poldark is getting a “new nemesis” in season 4.

Sharon Horgan will adapt the book Woman on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown for television (she’s busy; there’s going to be a season 4 of her show Catastrophe, too).

Matt Berry’s next series will be a “Victorian detective comedy.”

Channel 4 sitcom Damned has not been renewed for a third season (they’re busy at Channel 4; they’ve also ordered a sitcom called Home from Rufus Jones).

If you really can’t get enough of the royals, now there’s this.

From Anglotopia: The Repat Report on British Reality TV.

Is anyone actually surprised that younger viewers love classic Doctor Who episodes?

Gonna be in London anytime soon? You can visit the new Sherlock “escape room.

J.K. Rowling is working on Fantastic Beasts 3.

Claire Foy as the new Lisbeth Salander.

The Little Stranger (based on the novel by Sarah Waters, and set in England): Trailer.

The Escape (starring Gemma Arterton and Dominic Cooper): Trailer.

Filming has started on the film The Personal History of David Copperfield.

Britain’s public-service broadcasters (think BBC, Channel 4) are demanding their channels get better positioning on smart TVs and connected devices.

Have a great week, watching (British) TV!

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