TV News — Thursday, 5th May, 2011

  • Cultbox have the first part of an interview with Merlin producer, Julian Murphy, in which he talks about the tone of Series 4.
  • Rob Brydon and Steve Coogan, The TripThe Trip, starring comic geniuses Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon, has been given a theatrical cut for release in the US, Canada, and Australia.  Check out the trailer at iTunes trailers.
  • PBS has announced its summer lineup, including a new show for Masterpiece MysteryZen, starring Rufus Sewell, is a three part mini-series based on the best selling novels by Michael Dibdin, about a cop who fights to bring justice to modern day Italy.  From the PBS Pressroom.
  • BBC One drama Hustle is confirmed to be ending after its eighth series, reports Digital Spy.
  • Some casting news on Ryan Murphy’s (Glee) upcoming pilot for FX, American Horror Story. From the Hollywood Reporter.