A selection of British TV news from the past week:
The Christmas ads are coming! Here’s Heathrow’s 2018 ad. (The bears are back!)
Benedict Cumberbatch’s new drama about Brexit: First trailer.
Luther: First season five footage. The clip given there is definitely NSFW.
Outlander season four is in America, and the real question is…do we miss Jamie’s kilt?
BBC One to air Celebrity Painting Challenge.
Sexiest man alive 2018? It’s Idris Elba! (I’m totally down with this choice, but I’m just living for the day when a woman who is 46 years old is named the sexiest woman alive.)
Canadian Comedian Katherine Ryan to get a new sitcom about a single mother living in London.
A review of the program the Beebs ran to celebrate Prince Charles’s 70th birthday.
Are you a fan of the show One Foot in the Grave? You might want to read about the reunion of its stars here.
Sir David Attenborough will narrate Netflix’s new Netflix series Our Planet.
Why does the “cringe comedy” reign?
The film Paddington 3 is in development.
This is from the “they do everything better in Great Britain than we do here” files: Britain on World War I.
Not about TV, but interesting: a short history of the London Underground.
Have a great week, watching (British) TV!