Articles Tagged 'Keeley Hawes'

Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman in ‘Sherlock’

15 TV Shows We’re Looking Forward to in 2015

We’ve already talked about which cinematic delights await Anglophile viewers in the coming twelve months, but what about the small screen? There’s never been a better time to see a wide range of U.K.-produced shows on American television, whether on BBC America, PBS, or assorted cable broadcasters — so here’s our guide to the fifteen […]

Doctor Who ‘Time Heist’

‘Doctor Who’ Recap: ‘Time Heist’

Once again, the Doctor seems unsure of what to do with himself when Clara is off on a date with Danny. In fact he seems unsure as to what this ‘date’ business is all about. But just as she’s about to leave, the phone rings in the TARDIS door. Who could it be? Only one […]


British Acting Heavyweights Gather for ‘The Hollow Crown’

It was already reported back in April that Benedict Cumberbatch was going to be playing Richard III in a new Shakespeare adaptation for the BBC, as part of a sequel to the 2012 series The Hollow Crown. If you thought that that was as far as the new series’ acting credentials would go, however, then you didn’t reckon on […]


‘Doctor Who’: ‘MI-5’ Star Keeley Hawes to Guest on Season 8

We’re learning new details each day about the upcoming season of Doctor Who, Peter Capaldi‘s first as the Doctor. The show’s guest-star roster is beginning to take shape, and today (March 13), the series announced that they’ve cast Keeley Hawes in a guest role in Season Eight. Hawes will play Ms. Delphox, described as a […]

Damian Lewis, FINAL

Brit Binge Watching: Five British Costume Dramas You Can View Online

With Downton Abbey on hiatus, we expect you may be jonesing for some British costume dramas. Just a friendly reminder, there are plenty of shows streaming online and we’ve picked out a sampling of five to highlight: 1. Upstairs, Downstairs (2010) The series available on Netflix picks up six years after the original 3-part series […]

‘Spooks’ Prepares An Explosive Grand Finale

The BBC espionage drama Spooks is set to finish after one more series, according to its own producers. The show, which has been running for 10 years and has made a name for itself by allowing some of its most popular characters to be killed, often in astonishingly brutal ways, has proven to be a […]

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. BBC Showcase, known as the world’s biggest TV trade show by a single distributor, makes its current home in […]

Life on Mars Is Dead, Ashes To Ashes Rises: Watch Trailer

So ABC’s version of Life On Mars has been cancelled, canned, axed. Are you shocked? Good riddance, I say. I won’t reiterate all of the problems I had with the remake, but let’s just say the show was a misfire from Day One. Star Jason O’Mara may have been delicious with his shirt off, but […]

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