Sky To Chart The Birth Of A Nation In Jamestown

Sky 1 has announced the commission of Jamestown, an eight part drama written by Bill Gallagher (Lark Rise to Candleford, The Paradise), which charts the early days of the first British settlers as they embark on their lives in America. Confirmed cast members include Naomi Battrick (Jocelyn), Sophie Rundle (Alice), Niamh

Julia Stiles To Discover Her Dark Side On The Riviera

Sky Atlantic has announced that Riviera, a ten part thriller created by Neil Jordan (The Borgias) and co-written by author John Banville (The Sea), will star Julia Stiles (The Bourne Series) and air late in 2017. Georgina (Julia Stiles) is newly married to billionaire Constantine Clios when he is killed in

Dawn French To Star In Delicious New Sky Drama

Dawn French (The Vicar of Dibley) is set to star in Delicious, a new four part drama written by Dan Sefton (Mr Selfridge) for Sky 1. In Delicious, sensual and passionate cook Gina (Dawn French) is divorced from Leo Vincent (Iain Glen), a successful chef and hotel owner with whom

Tim Roth And Christina Hendricks Cast In Tin Star

Sky Atlantic has announced that Tim Roth (The Hateful Eight) and Christina Hendricks (Mad Men) will star in new drama Tin Star, an epic ten part drama written by Rowan Joffe (28 Weeks Later) about the corruption of innocence, murder, grief and all consuming revenge in the Rocky Mountains. Tin Star

Idris Elba To Star In New Sky Drama Guerrilla

Sky has commissioned Guerrilla, a new six part drama for Sky Atlantic which follows a couple whose passion propels them from political activism to radical militancy. John Ridley (12 Years a Slave) will write most of the episodes, and Idris Elba (Luther) will star. Guerrilla tells the story of a politically