Rest assured, Broadchurch fans, this is a resolutely spoiler-free area.
In the U.K. at the moment two mighty drama franchises are in the process of handing over the torch on the ITV network. Downton Abbey season five has just finished (and will remain unspoiled by us until it arrives on PBS in the new year), and there are teaser trailers for the second series of Broadchurch.
There’s no transmission date as yet, just some enigmatic shots of those forbidding cliffs and a message for pining fans:
Here’s another one:
The only other concrete news is that a good deal of the cast will be making a return visit, including David Tennant, Olivia Colman, Arthur Darvill, Jodie Whittaker and Andrew Buchan; and they will be joined by Eve Myles, James D’Arcy, Charlotte Rampling, Meera Syal and Marianne Jean-Baptiste.
Of course, if they keep adding actors at this rate they won’t just need a broad church (DRUMROLL) but a long one too (TISH!).
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