Sean Bean reunites with Accused writer Jimmy McGovern in new BBC1 drama series Broken

Posted on 4th August 2016

Sean Bean is set to star in new BBC1 drama series Broken, written by Banished and Accused creator Jimmy McGovern.

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Rowan Atkinson starts filming ITV drama Maigret

Posted on 8th September 2015

Set in the 1950’s in Paris, the first of the two x 120’ films, Maigret Sets A Trap has started filming in Budapest and will be followed by Maigret’s Dead Man.

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Rowan Atkinson to play Jules Maigret in two ITV films

Posted on 20th February 2015

Blackadder and Mr Bean star Rowan Atkinson is making a return to television to play Belgian author Georges Simenon’s pipe-smoking policeman, Jules Maigret, in two new films for ITV.

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Michael Palin to return to TV drama in BBC1 thriller Remember Me

Posted on 16th January 2014

Michael Palin will take his first leading role in a TV drama for more than 20 years in BBC1's supernatural thriller Remember Me.

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ACCUSED - Thomas Sutcliffe, The Independent

Posted on 4th September 2012

First we had the Whodunit, an originating form that later gave rise to the Whydunit and the Howdunit. And now Accused cleverly trades on the seductive power of Whatthehelldidtheydo.

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ACCUSED - David Chater, The Sunday Times

Posted on 2nd September 2012

The final episode of the series tonight should not be missed under any circumstances... It is the most moving and powerful drama on television in a long time.

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ACCUSED - Caitlin Moran, The Times

Posted on 18th August 2012

It was physically affecting — that brilliant, drug-like transcendence where you’re floating inside a story, being pulled along by its downhill current... I was full of tears — so sad for this girl who doesn’t exist, played by a boy who doesn’t exist... So it’s not just global sporting events that can provide drama. Turns out, drama can, too.

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ACCUSED - Time Out

Posted on 9th August 2012

McGovern, an actor's screenwriter, is rewarded with two fearsomely committed examples of counter-casting gone right... the journey is tensely handled and tenderly portrayed.

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