“IT was one of the most terrifying things I’ve ever done in my life.”
House star Michael Weston talking about filming Harry Houdini’s Chinese Water Torture stage routine for a new TV drama.
Houdini & Doyle co-stars Stephen Mangan as Arthur Conan Doyle.
An intriguing 10-part crime drama with a supernatural twist which begins in the UK on both ITV and ITV Encore at 10:15pm tomorrow (Sunday March 13).
Subsequent episodes screening exclusively on ITV Encore at 9pm on Thursdays, starting from March 17.
A UK / Canada co-production broadcast on Global in Canada and Fox in America from May 2.
Brought to the screen by the creators of House. Continue reading
Sarah Lancashire as Catherine Cawood.
“I’LL make a note of the fact that you apologised profusely…in tears.”
Sarah Lancashire as Sergeant Catherine Cawood in tonight’s Happy Valley episode three. (BBC1 9pm)
Sally Wainwright’s brilliant script matched, yet again, by Sarah’s work on screen.
In a series reminding us that Sally’s writing CV includes dramas like Unforgiven, as well as Last Tango In Halifax, Scott and Bailey and At Home With The Braithwaites.
Back in March I attended the London launch of this six-part drama, followed by a Q&A.
A few hours later I wrote the story further down this page, which has not gone online – so best put that right now. Continue reading