Val McDermid Develops Resistance For BBC Radio 4

BBC Radio 4 has announced Resistance, a three-part drama by Val McDermid that reflects some of the latest concerns by the scientific community about the rise of antibiotic resistance. Resistance follows Zoe Meadows (Gina McKee), a journalist at a music festival in the North East of England. A mystery illness erupts

Holby City Welcomes Lee Mead & Jaye Jacobs

BBC One has announced that Lee Mead is set to reprise his Casualty character Ben 'Lofty' Chiltern on the Keller Ward of Holby City. Last year viewers saw Lofty leaving Casualty after resigning from his post to retrain as a bereavement counsellor in palliative care and head to Australia for a

BBC Announces Casting For Dan Sefton’s Trust Me

BBC One has announced that Jodie Whittaker (Broadchurch) will star in new four part thriller Trust Me, written by Dan Sefton (Delicious), which has now begun filming in and around Edinburgh and Glasgow. Trust Me follows nurse Cathy (Whittaker) who, after losing her job for whistle-blowing, is forced to take drastic

BBC Orders Three More Series Of Call The Midwife

BBC One has announced that Call The Midwife has been commissioned for three more eight-part series and three Christmas specials which will take the nuns and midwives right into the mid-1960s by series nine. Call The Midwife has been one of Britain’s most popular drama series since it launched in 2012,

Expect Trauma From Doctor Foster’s Mike Bartlett

ITV has ordered Trauma, a new three-part drama from Mike Bartlett (Doctor Foster), which tells the story of 15 year old Alex Reynolds who dies in the care of trauma consultant Jon Stephens. Devastated and heartbroken, Alex's father, Dan, believes Jon is responsible for Alex’s death and as he strives