TV News — Thursday, 23 June, 2011

  • NME have a first look at the new show from Ricky Gervais and Steven Merchant, Life’s Too Short.
  • SFX have an exclusive interview with John de Lancie about his role in Torchwood: Miracle Day.
  • Apparently the online tie-in to Torchwood: Miracle Day, starring Eliza Dushku, will have interactive game-play.  From blastr.
  • The UK might also have to wait a bit for its airing of the show.  According to recent reports from the BBC about the programming for that week, Torchwood is nowhere to be found.
  • Fox have announced their fall premiere schedule.  From HitFix.
  • According to producers season 4 of Fringe will be “like a new pilot.”  Might be a good time for some of us who may not have given it a chance before to rethink our stance.  From blastr.
  • The Tudors‘ Natalie Dormer joins the cast of Game of Thrones.  From Entertainment Weekly.
  • Elijah Wood talks about his move to TV and what drew him to the role in Wilfred.   From Digital Spy.
  • BBC Two have announced new 5-part drama set in the 1930s, entitled Dancing on the Edge, which will follow a black jazz band during a time of great change in London.