A selection of British TV news from the past week:
Peaky Blinders series 5 will finally be on Netflix this week!
Outlander series 5: Trailer.
His Dark Materials: New trailer.
Lost in Space series 2 (starring Toby Stephens!): Trailer.
Doctor Who series 12: Jodie Whittaker on the show’s filming progress.
Line of Duty: Will there be a sixth series?
BBC One has set a premiere date for the sixth series of Still Open All Hours.
Nick Hornby’s series of 10-minute episodes, State of the Union: Review.
All Creatures Great and Small (the reboot): Casting news.
The new Children in Need charity album will feature Jodie Whittaker and David Tennant (among others).
Rupert Penry-Jones has joined the cast of the Australian thriller The Commons, but I have no idea when we’ll be able to see it, as it will be shown on something called Stan? God help me, I can’t even keep up with the names of the networks and streaming sites.
Phoebe Waller-Bridge starred in a SNL spoof of Love Island.
Helena Bonham-Carter has consulted a psychic to help her understand Princess Margaret (who she’ll be playing in the new season of The Crown).
Christopher Eccleston says he was “vilified” during his time as Doctor Who.
Journalist and presenter Peter Sissons: has died.
BBC Two has ordered a sitcom by Lee Mack: Semi-Detached.
Brit viewers pick their “favourite telly villains.”
Kenneth Branagh’s next Poirot movie: Casting news.
1917: New trailer.
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