Articles Tagged 'Pauline Quirke'

Anna Gunn

Major Casting News for U.S. Version of ‘Broadchurch’

If casting can make a series, then the American version of Broadchurch, due to air on Fox next season, is off to an exceedingly promising start. First came word that Doctor Who fave David Tennant will be reprising his role as police detective Alec Hardy from the original British version of Broadchurch, which aired on ITV in the U.K. and on BBC […]

Arthur Darvill, Broadchurch

‘Broadchurch Recap’: Episode 6

Broadchurch, the seemingly quiet beach town in Dorset where BBC America’s 8-part crime series of the same name is set, is turning out to be a regular little Peyton Place. Everyone, and we mean everyone, seems to be harboring a shameful secret. In the show’s sixth episode, Detective Inspector Alec Hardy (David Tennant) and Detective […]

Tom Wilson

‘Broadchurch’ Recap: Episode 5

If viewers weren’t already totally hooked by Broadchurch, BBC America’s 8-episode crime series, last night’s searing show fully reeled them in. It was a corker of an episode, full of suspense, revelations, fleeting moments of humor amidst the the underlying sense of dread that just keeps building as the series’ two main police detectives, brooding Detective […]

Broadchurch

‘Broadchurch’ Recap: Episode 3

The third episode of Broadchurch, which aired last night on BBC America, saw the two bickering detectives on the case, Detective Inspector Alec Hardy (David Tennant) and Detective Sergeant Ellie Miller (Olivia Colman), narrow in on a surprising suspect in the strangulation death of 11-year old Danny Latimer. Finding out whodunit is the focus of the […]

Pauline Quirke

‘Broadchurch’: The Evolution of Pauline Quirke

When you’re watching Broadchurch over the next few weeks, keep an eye out for this lady above. Unless you’re one of the relatively few American fans of the BBC comedy Birds of a Feather, you may not immediately recognize her, but to British TV viewers, she’s a much-loved talent, a working class hero, and a […]