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Idris Elba to Lead Apple TV+ Thriller Series HIJACK Photo Idris Elba to Lead Apple TV+ Thriller Series HIJACK
by Michael Major - Apr 21, 2022

The series is written by George Kay (“Lupin,” “Criminal”) and will be directed by Jim Field Smith (“Criminal,” “The Wrong Mans”), who will both also serve as executive producers alongside Elba, Jamie Laurenson, Hakan Kousetta and Kris Thykier. “Hijack” will be produced by 60Forty Films and Idiotlamp Productions in association with Green Door.

OI FROG & FRIENDS! Olivier Award Nominated Stage Show Leaps Into London For The Easte Photo OI FROG & FRIENDS! Olivier Award Nominated Stage Show Leaps Into London For The Easter Holidays
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 24, 2022

Kenny Wax Family Entertainment's hit musical production of Oi Frog & Friends! which is currently touring the UK, following its critically acclaimed West End run in 2019/20, will play artsdepot in North Finchley, London, from Tuesday 12 – Saturday 16 April 2022. 

Belgrade Hosts A Season Of Children's Treats This Spring Photo Belgrade Hosts A Season Of Children's Treats This Spring
by Stephi Wild - Jan 24, 2022

This season, the Belgrade Theatre hosts a fantastic range of shows for children of all ages. Little ones can take a stroll through the deep, dark wood with The Gruffalo, and enjoy magical puppetry with Oi Frog and Friends! Live on Stage. There's something for older ones too, with brand new stage adaptations of George Orwell's Animal Farm and Michael Morpurgo's Private Peaceful.

OI FROG & FRIENDS! Will Tour the UK in 2022 Photo OI FROG & FRIENDS! Will Tour the UK in 2022
by Stephi Wild - Dec 9, 2021

Kenny Wax Family Entertainment's hit musical production of Oi Frog & Friends! will tour the UK in 2021/2022, following its critically acclaimed West End run in 2019/20.  

Northern Stage Announces Spring 2022 Season, THIS IS NOW Photo Northern Stage Announces Spring 2022 Season, THIS IS NOW
by Stephi Wild - Nov 23, 2021

Following its Housewarming programme - open hearted work that celebrated connection and community, This is Now invites artists and audiences to join a yearlong conversation about who we are and who we want to be; to think deeply about the important questions of our time, and to find refuge in coming together to imagine our way through the world we live in, right now.

Belgrade Theatre Announces Spring 2022 Season Photo Belgrade Theatre Announces Spring 2022 Season
by Stephi Wild - Oct 1, 2021

The Belgrade Theatre has announced details of the first shows in its Spring Season from March to July 2022. Featuring The Bone Sparrow as part of their Coventry UK City of Culture 2021 programme, an adaptation of George Orwell's classic satirical story Animal Farm, and the world premiere of Fighting Irish, co-directed by the Belgrade's Artistic Director, Hamish Glen, and Co-Artistic Director for 2021, Corey Campbell, from Coventry writer Jamie McGough.

Little Angel Theatre Announces Summer Season As The 60th Anniversary Year Continues Photo Little Angel Theatre Announces Summer Season As The 60th Anniversary Year Continues
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 16, 2021

Little Angel Theatre has announced its summer season as their 60th anniversary year continues.  

TRUTH SEEKERS Unleashes the Supernatural October 30 Photo TRUTH SEEKERS Unleashes the Supernatural October 30
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Sep 23, 2020

Amazon Prime Video announced today that the spine-tingling Amazon Original series Truth Seekers will premiere Friday, October 30.

Photo Flash: Inside the Press Party For OI FROG & FRIENDS! Photo Photo Flash: Inside the Press Party For OI FROG & FRIENDS!
by Stephi Wild - Dec 13, 2019

Several special guests joined FROG, DOG and CAT at the West End premiere of Oi Frog & Friends! this week at the Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, with Matt Henry, Hannah Waddingham, MC Grammar and Sophie Ellis-Bextor, as well as author Kes Gray and illustrator Jim Field, amongst those attending the brand new family show.

Photo Flash: First Look at OI FROG & FRIENDS! at the Lyric Theatre Photo Photo Flash: First Look at OI FROG & FRIENDS! at the Lyric Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Oct 29, 2019

Kenny Wax Family Entertainment shared production shots of its new family stage show Oi Frog & Friends!. As previously announced, the musical production will make its West End premiere at the Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue for a strictly limited season from 29 November 2019 to 5 January 2020, as part of a national UK Tour.

BBC Two Commissions DEFENDING THE GUILTY For A Second Series Photo BBC Two Commissions DEFENDING THE GUILTY For A Second Series
by Kaitlin Milligan - Oct 23, 2019

BBC Two has commissioned a second series of Defending The Guilty. The series concluded last night on BBC Two with the whole series available on BBC iPlayer.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For OI FROG & FRIENDS! Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal For OI FROG & FRIENDS!
by Stephi Wild - Sep 26, 2019

Kenny Wax Family Entertainment has announced the full cast and creative team of its new family stage show Oi Frog & Friends!. As previously announced, the musical production will make its West End premiere at the Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue for a strictly limited season from 29 November 2019 to 5 January 2020, as part of a national UK Tour.

OI FROG & FRIENDS! Comes to the West End This Winter Photo OI FROG & FRIENDS! Comes to the West End This Winter
by Stephi Wild - May 17, 2019

Kenny Wax Family Entertainment presents the premiere of Oi Frog & Friends! the highly anticipated stage show which brings together Kes Gray and Jim Field's bestselling and award-winning picture books Oi Frog!, Oi Dog! and Oi Cat! published by the Hachette Children's Group, into one action-packed musical production.

Fay Lomas Directs OUT OF THE DARK Photo Fay Lomas Directs OUT OF THE DARK
by Stephi Wild - May 7, 2019

With the critically acclaimed Captain Corelli's Mandolin currently running, Rose Theatre Kingston today announce Out of the Dark, a debut play written by Suzy Gill. Fay Lomas, winner of the 2019 Peter Hall Emerging Artist Fellowship, an annual award introduced to commemorate the legacy of Sir Peter Hall, directs. Out of the Dark opens at the Rose Studio on Wednesday 30 October and runs until Saturday 2 November 2019.

Netflix Announces a Format Bending Procedural, CRIMINAL Photo Netflix Announces a Format Bending Procedural, CRIMINAL
by Kaitlin Milligan - Nov 28, 2018

Criminal is a police procedural with a unique premise: it takes place exclusively within the confines of a police interview suite. This stripped down, cat-and-mouse drama will focus on the intense mental conflict between the police officer and the suspect in question.

Emmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANS Photo Emmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANS
by Tori Hartshorn - Jul 18, 2018

SHOWTIME has announced the casting of Jillian Bell (22 Jump Street) in a lead role of the half-hour comedy pilot THE WRONG MANS, also starring and produced by Ben Schwartz (HOUSE OF LIES) and written and executive produced by James Corden (The Late Late Show with James Corden), Mathew Baynton (Yonderland) and Ian Maxtone-Graham (The Simpsons). J.J. Abrams (Star Wars: The Force Awakens), BBC Studios' Angie Stephenson and Bad Robot's Ben Stephenson also serve as executive producers. Jim Field Smith (EPISODES) is also executive producing and directing the pilot, which is based on the BBC series created by Corden and Baynton. The announcement was made today by Gary Levine, President of Programming, Showtime Networks Inc.

Emmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANS Photo Emmy Nominee Jillian Bell to Star in Showtime Comedy THE WRONG MANS
by Macon Prickett - Jul 18, 2018

SHOWTIME has announced the casting of Jillian Bell (22 Jump Street) in a lead role of the half-hour comedy pilot THE WRONG MANS, also starring and produced by Ben Schwartz (HOUSE OF LIES) andwritten and executive produced by James Corden (The Late Late Show with James Corden), Mathew Baynton (Yonderland)and Ian Maxtone-Graham (The Simpsons). J.J. Abrams (Star Wars: The Force Awakens), BBC Studios' Angie Stephenson and Bad Robot's Ben Stephenson also serve as executive producers. Jim Field Smith (EPISODES) is also executive producing and directing the pilot, which is based on the BBC series created by Corden and Baynton. The announcement was made today by Gary Levine, President of Programming, Showtime Networks Inc.

Andrew Rannells, Corey Stoll Join Amazon Original Series THE ROMANOFFS Photo Andrew Rannells, Corey Stoll Join Amazon Original Series THE ROMANOFFS
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 18, 2017

Amazon Original Series THE ROMANOFFS, created, written, directed and executive produced by nine-time Emmy award winner Matthew Weiner (Mad Men), and co-produced with Weinstein Television, has set additional guest actors slated to join the series, including Corey Stoll, Andrew Rannells and Mike Doyle.

Candice Bergen to Return to Television in ABC Comedy Pilot PEARL
by Caryn Robbins - Feb 10, 2016

Candice Bergen will return to television following an almost 20 year absence, to star as the title character in the ABC comedy pilot PEARL.

Benedict Cumberbatch Among Nominees for 2015 BAFTA TV AWARDS; Full List!
by Caryn Robbins - Apr 8, 2015

Yesterday, the nominations for the House of Fraser British Academy Television Awards were announced at a press conference hosted by television stars Freddie Fox and Amanda Abbington.

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