LONDON — Brit shingle Hurricane Films, the outfit behind Terence Davies' 2009 BAFTA-nominated "Of Time and the City," has picked up three titles for its production slate. The production house has…
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As long as viewers set their expectations to "pretty good," the latest adaptation of Charles Dickens' seminal tale of social climbing and secret identities will satisfy.
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Thesp Sheila Hancock will be awarded the EON productions lifetime achievement award at this year's Women in Film and Television Awards in Blighty.
British actor Gareth Hunt, best known as secret agent Mike Gambit on 1970s spy series "The New Avengers," died March 14 at his home south of London of pancreatic cancer. He was 65.
Fox is getting into the half-hour soap opera business, pacting with "American Idol" producer 19 Entertainment to adapt the popular U.K. genre for auds across the pond.
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