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Preacher’s Dominic Cooper to Lead Comedy Series ‘Peacock’ for Sky One

Looks like Preacher‘s Dominic Cooper is taking a break from “The Search for God” to spend some time in the gym, with the actor set to lead new comedy series Peacock for Sky One. Written and directed by People Just Do Nothing‘s Steve Stamp and Ben Murray, the pilot introduces viewers to Andy Peacock (Cooper), a […]

A Discovery of Witches: Sky One Renews Supernatural Drama for Two Seasons

Now that Sky has discovered just how much viewers are enjoying their series adaptation of Deborah Harkness‘ “All Souls Trilogy,” the British pay-television giant has ordered an additional two seasons of the hit supernatural drama A Discovery of Witches. Starring Matthew Goode (Watchmen, Downton Abbey) and Teresa Palmer (Hacksaw Ridge), the Bad Wolf-produced series proved to […]



Sean Bean Gets Properly Fast, Furious in Sky’s Racing Drama ‘Curfew’

Moving ahead with a project that the network is hoping is more “Gumball Rally via Fast and the Furious” and less The Cannonball Run, British broadcaster Sky is moving ahead with futuristic racing drama Curfew. The eight-episode series stars Sean Bean (Game of Thrones) and Malachi Kirby (Roots), and follows the Vin Diesel-less story of […]

Gangs Of London: The Raid’s Gareth Evans Sets Series For Cinemax, Sky

Director Gareth Evans (The Raid) is set to tear apart the means streets of contemporary London with his latest project, gangland drama series Gangs of London (working title). Set to launch in 2019 on HBO’s Cinemax and Sky Atlantic, Evans and Matt Flannery (Downton Abbey) are set to direct the series and will also handle scriptwriting, […]

Netflix Lands U.K. Mystery-Thriller Series ‘Harlan Coben’s The Five’

Netflix continues to add to its growing slate of international mystery, as the streaming giant has secured the U.S. and Canadian rights to mystery-thriller series Harlan Coben’s The Five. Nicola Shindler’s Red is producing, with parent group StudioCanal distributing and Danny Brocklehurst penning the script based on ideas and input from Coben. What’s most surprising […]

‘A Discovery Of Witches’: Matthew Goode, Teresa Palmer Join Sky Series

Sky 1 has found its leads for their series adaptation of Deborah Harkness‘ novel A Discovery of Witches, announcing that Matthew Goode (Watchmen) and Teresa Palmer (Hacksaw Ridge) will star in the supernatural romantic drama series. Juan Carlos Medina (Painless, upcoming The Limehouse Golem) will direct the series from an adaptation by showrunner Kate Brooke […]

German Network Airs Twin Peaks Episode Early, Vortex Fields Blamed

In a move that could either make the late, great (and top-half-of-his-head-missing) William Hastings (Matthew Lillard) proud or be a page out of a David Lynch-approved viral marketing campaign, German network Sky Deutschland confirmed that it had broadcast an upcoming episode of Twin Peaks: The Return a week early. Standing as one of Europe’s largest pay […]


Sky Pulls Controversial Urban Myths Episode

Sky has announced that it will not air an upcoming episode of Urban Myths that has Joseph Fiennes playing Michael Jackson. The announcement came after the release of a trailer for the series showed Fiennes as the King of Pop was released and received a huge backlash from the Jackson family. The official statement reads: We have […]


Today, A Hulkbuster Comes To Old London Town

Satellite broadcaster Sky TV has a set up at the Millennium Dome, or the O2, in London. You know, the one that James Bond slid down once. Part media experience, part plug for Sky, it’s hosted the Iron Man virtual experience, a be-a-newsreader experience, that kind of thing. Well, now it has a Hulkbuster. Cosplayer […]


Yonderland, A British TV Series To Utterly Fall In Love With

You may have seen me express my love for the Children’s BBC show Horrible Histories on Bleeding Cool before. Well that show that educated both myself and my children about the everyday Tudor use for excrement and won every award going in the process came to an end last year, They’d basically run out of […]


New NBC Dracula Series Promises Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Implies Steampunk and Sex

NBC Universal and Sky Living have announced they’ll be co-producing a new TV series, Dracul‘ starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers. Superficially, the only surprising move is exactly how long it’s taken for everyone other than HBO and The CW to realize that vampires are sparkly TV gold right now, and the use of the word ‘provocative’ […]

Images And Video From Peter Pan Prequel Neverland

Sky are sinking a great deal of love, money and hope into their mini-series, Neverland. Starring Rhys Ifans as Captain Hook, Charlie Rowe as Peter Pan, Anna Friel as some sort of new character and Bob Hoskins in his Hook role of Smee (does that make this a Hook prequel too? No, it does not) […]