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    BBC America Renews ‘Killing Eve’ for Season Two

    BBC America picked up drama “Killing Eve” for a second season, days before its April 8th debut. It stars Sandra Oh (“Grey’s Anatomy”) and Jodie Comer (“The White Princess”) and revolves around a psychopathic assassin and the woman charged with hunting her down.     The logline: Based on the novellas by Luke Jennings, ‘Killing Eve’ centers on two […]

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    ‘Luther’ to Return” for Season Five on BBC America

    After more than a season long absence, BBC America has announced a fifth season for British crime drama “Luther.” The new season, written by Neil Cross, will feature four episodes with Golden Globe and SAG winner Idris Elba as DCI John Luther. Filming will begin in early 2018. “Neil, the BBC and I have been […]

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    ‘Taboo’ Renewed for Season Two

    FX and BBC America has picked-up scripted drama “Taboo” for a second season, citing 5.8 million total viewers weekly across all linear and non-linear. Debuting on FX on January 10th (and three days before BBC One), and set in 1814, the series begins with James Delaney (Tom Hardy) returning to England after 12 years in […]

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    BBC America Announces ‘Blue Planet II’

    BBC America has ordered “Blue Planet II,” a new seven-part landmark nature series exploring the world’s oceans presented by Sir David Attenborough. The pickup comes following the premiere of “Planet Earth II” this past Saturday. The logline: Twenty years ago, a team of wildlife filmmakers from the BBC’s Natural History Unit set out to make […]

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    ‘Orphan Black’ Renewed for Final Fifth Season

    BBC America has greenlit sci-fi drama “Orphan Black” for a fifth – and final – season in 2017. Ten new episodes have been ordered. Debuting on March 30, 2013, “Orphan Black” features Tatiana Maslany as Sarah Mannin, a con artist who assumes a dead woman’s identity and occupation (police detective) without realizing she is a […]

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