Tag Archives: Matthew Macfadyen

‘Sherlock’s Louise Brealey Joins ‘Ripper Street’

It’s curiously fitting that an actress playing a key role in Sherlock—a drama that takes a Victorian work of fiction and places it in a modern day setting—should find herself playing a character based on real people from the ...

Kelly Reilly’s 10 Greatest British Roles Before ‘Black Box’

If you’ve been watching ABC’s new drama Black Box, in which Kelly Reilly plays a neurologist with her own secret battle against mental illness, you’ll be aware that Kelly can rock a decent American accent with the ...

BBC AMERICA’s ‘Ripper Street’ Renewed for Second Season

BBC AMERICA has just announced that its co-production Ripper Street, the crime drama set in 1889 London, has been picked up for a second, eight-episode season, which will air in 2014. The series stars Matthew Macfadyen, Jerome Flynn and ...

Vote in the Anglo Fan Favorites: Men of 2012, Hiddleston vs. Cumberbatch

It was a sweet inevitability, the race this entire tournament was gearing up for. Yes, there were obstacles and potential spoilers in the way — Alan Rickman loomed as a possible repeat victor, David Tennant nearly knocked out ...

‘Ripper Street,’ Starring Matthew Macfadyen, Set for Dramaville Premiere This Fall

A modern-day Jack the Ripper copycat killer was the focus of BBC America’s successful crime series Whitechapel, but now the network is co-producing a period police drama that will transport us to the actual 1889 setting of the ...

‘Spooks’ Prepares An Explosive Grand Finale

The BBC espionage drama Spooks is set to finish after one more series, according to its own producers.

Vote in the Anglo Fan Favorites Tournament: The Men of 2011

Trendsetters Look to BBC Showcase for Next Big Thing

Brighton is a popular resort town on the southern coast of England, but it’s not exactly a place you might seek out in wet, windy late February. That is, unless you’re a fan of British television.