Articles Tagged 'Charlie Higson'

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‘Jekyll & Hyde’ TV Series Gets a Superhero Twist

Being Human’s director Colin Teague is at the helm of novelist Charlie Higson’s amped up Jekyll & Hyde, set to air on ITV. The ten-part series, inspired by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson’s The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, is an action-infused drama, set in 1930s London. Most of us are familiar with the story […]

Emma Thompson

WATCH: Emma Thompson Reads ‘The Night Before Christmas’

Looking for a particularly anglophile way to get the festive season started? Well why not try this… Penguin Books has commissioned this delightful video, in which Emma Thompson starts (and finishes) a celebrity read-through of Clement Clarke Moore’s The Night Before Christmas. She’s joined by fellow celebrity Penguin authors, such as Richard Curtis and Jennifer […]