Articles Tagged 'Masterpiece'

Actor Tim Pigott-Smith takes a bow during curtain call for the Broadway Opening Night of “King Charles III” at the Music Box Theatre on November 1, 2015 in New York City.

Hit Broadway Play ‘King Charles III’ to be Adapted for TV

Just how well do you know the British royal family? That’s the question explored in King Charles III, a new 90-minute drama being made by Masterpiece on PBS and the BBC for U.S. television. Based on last year’s Tony-nominated Broadway play of the same name, it speculates about a possible “future history” when Prince Charles ascends to the throne after […]

Mr. Selfridge

PBS: We’d Like Some More Please … ‘Mr. Selfridge’ That Is

PBS aired the first season of ITV’s Mr. Selfridge in March, 2013 and has just announced it will be ordering the second season to air in 2014. The true story of the self made American millionaire — Harry Gordon Selfridge (Jeremy Piven) who moved to London in the early 1900s to open up a department store […]