“I can understand that rollercoaster people go on when they’ve lied.
“They start to cover up that lie and it just becomes a huge web of deceit they can’t get out of.
“I’ve seen people do that and seen it spiral out of control.”
Sarah Parish talking to me about new four-part ITV thriller Bancroft.
It begins at 9pm on Monday (Dec 11) and will be screened over four consecutive nights. Continue reading
Graeme Hawley as Ken and Lisa Riley as Moira.
“WE always hear, ‘Golden age of British drama.’
“It’s not. It’s a golden age of British acting talent.
“We have never been so blessed in this country. It is incredible.”
Jimmy McGovern speaking at the London BAFTA launch of Moving On series six last month.
Five new stand alone dramas by up and coming writers starting on BBC1 at 2:15pm tomorrow (Monday Nov 10). Continue reading
Luke Newberry as Kieren Walker.
IT looked like it would be an intriguing drama.
And lived up to expectations.
In The Flesh is a three-part BBC3 series starting at 10pm on Sunday (March 17) and also heading to BBC America.
It’s been trailed as a zombie drama but is much more than that.
Written by first-time TV writer Dominic Mitchell and directed by Jonny Campbell, it stars Luke Newberry as Kieren Walker and Emily Bevan as Amy Dyer. Continue reading