TV News – Wednesday, 20th April, 2011

Absolutely Fabulous

  • After a six year absence Patsy and Edina are back, with three episodes of a favorite on both sides of the pond, Absolutely Fabulous, to be filmed later this year.  From The Guardian.
  • The Radio Times have a diary from Matt Smith on his experience in Utah while filming the first two episodes of the sixth series of Doctor Who.
  • Bill Pullman reveals some details about his character in Torchwood: Miracle Day.  From Digital Spy.
  • The Guardian has a video with behind the scenes footage, and a good overview of the story behind United, starring David Tennant and Dougray Scott, which airs this Sunday on BBC2.
  • The Monte Carlo Television Festival awards nominee list reads like a list of series and actors that we here at Accent support, with Downton Abbey, Misfits, Colin Morgan, and many others included.  From Digital Spy.
  • British Press Guild Award winners include Downton Abbey (Best Drama Series, narrowly beating Sherlock), and Professor Brian Cox (who won best performer in a non-acting role, and best documentary series for Wonders of the Solar System).  From The Hollywood Reporter.