We expect great, great things, as teased here. It's available to stream on BBC iPlayer for the next ten months. The six-part series is set in a world where racial divisions are turned on their head, and two young people from different backgrounds battle through separation caused by power, politics and prejudice.
It's the story of Rochelle, a Bolton teen who downloads a mysterious app that sets in motion a series of terrifying events. Ultimately, say the Clarksons, "it's the story of friendship told through the prism of a classic horror-thriller. Ridley Road TBC. According to Solemani, the novel reveals "a darker side of Sixties London and the staggering contribution the Jewish community made in the battle against racism.
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Roadkill TBC. Veep 's Hugh Laurie is going back to politics. The commission was announced in August , so expect to wait a little while to see this one. Knight is writing the adaptation, which will tell a story "celebrating the glory, action and camaraderie at the heart of this story" while delving into the psychology of the officers and men who formed the SAS in WWII. With real-life events given Knight's visionary treatment, this one promises to be a spectacle with real depth.
A new feature-length film tackling the shameful political Windrush immigration scandal is on its way to BBC One.
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The first of the anthology's five stories, all of which are set in London's West Indian community, will be told across two episodes. The title is inspired by the Jamaican proverb about marginal protest challenging dominant voices, "If you are the big tree, we are the small axe". Port date-raped and murdered four men, between and , using Grindr to attract his victims.
Its first series concluded in April, and a second has already been ordered. One for spy fans, The Capture is a contemporary surveillance thriller about a wrongful arrest that unveils a complex and far-reaching conspiracy. Here's the first trailer. A one-off feature length drama is coming to BBC Two delving into a little-explored part of English history - the child survivors and presumed orphans of the Holocaust who were granted the right to come and live in the UK following World War II.
The Children working title tells the story of one coachful of young refugees brought to Lake Windermere to be rehabilitated through nature. The story of Victorian Joseph Merrick was memorably brought to the screen by David Lynch in , and has since been retold on stage notably starring Bradley Cooper in the lead role. The six-part drama has attracted a strong cast, with Eva Green and Eve Hewson taking lead roles in the 19 th century New Zealand-set tale of adventure and mystery during the s Gold Rush. Playwright Christopher Hampton, whose previous screenplays include Atonement and Dangerous Liaisons , has adapted the story for a six-part series set against the backdrop of s Japan.
Further reading: The best Netflix original TV shows to watch right now. Kelly Macdonald Boardwalk Empire , Trainspotting and John Hannah Four Weddings And A Funeral lead the cast in a four-part drama about a bereaved mother whose son was murdered by a young teenager, and the steps she takes to get revenge. Recently concluded on Channel 4, The Virtues is the story of Joseph played by Graham , a troubled man who travels to Ireland to confront demons from a childhood spent in the care system. It finally seems to be gearing up for launch in autumn , judging by this new trailer.
The three episodes will faithfully adapt H. Following in the footsteps of the acclaimed Albert Finney-starring film, and the raucous version with Max Beasley, expect rollicking fun. Luke Treadaway and Emma Appleton above star. In their Bray neighbourhood, criminality and gangland violence loom large just outside the front door. At the head of the Hill Crew table are Bernie Judith Roddy and Butsy Thommas Kane Byrne , whose names make them sound like a ticklish double act, but in fact are a ferociously calculating brother-and-sister duo.
The series was co-written with Adam Coates, who drew on the experiences of his own brother, the late Westies leader Shane Coates, to shape the story. Agnew maintains that the drama is a different beast entirely, about the fork in the road that every year-old finds themselves at. The establishing shots show Bray Head — it makes it a lot more handsome.
I think this will really capture young people and teenagers. Just look at the papers, and people die at the end of it.
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Darklands, he notes, brings the viewer in behind the sensationalist headlines, towards the more human side of the criminality story. I have a feeling that something really refreshing is going to happen. Tanya Sweeney. Sponsored All charged up for a change.
Free workshops at your Local Enterprise Office will prepare your business for customs. Ireland must prepare for international tax turbulence. Commenting on The Irish Times has changed. To comment you must now be an Irish Times subscriber. We go straight from set-up to ending, always booming and busting. Perhaps Stahr was going to think something like it, as he went down.
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One hint might be in the actual final title of the book. I tend to think that he meant to say something about those with great ambitions, as writers often have. Those who go West, seeking fortune, making something from nothing, will always leave behind their incomplete attempts, their missing pages and cross-outs. Sign up for our newsletter to get submission announcements and stay on top of our best work.
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