Sky's 'Britannia' Renewed for Season 3

Sky has renewed original drama Britannia for a third season on its Sky Atlantic network and Now TV streaming service, the European pay TV giant owned by Comcast said Wednesday. The series about the ...

‘Britannia’ Renewed For Third Season By Sky Atlantic As Amazon Exits Fantasy Drama

Exclusive: Sky has renewed epic fantasy drama Britannia for a third season. The third season of the big-budget historical drama, which was written by playwright Jez Butterworth, is set to shoot later ...

Worzel Gummidge review – he's back, he's hilarious and he's wearing a cravat!

What happened to the creepy scarecrow from the 70s we knew and hated? He’s been give the Mackenzie Crook treatment – and the result is a joyful, joke-filled eco-romp for our times I have been struck ...

Boxing Day TV: Mackenzie Crook brings Worzel Gummidge to life

His scarecrow teams up with Michael Palin’s Green Man in a children’s rural adventure. Plus: a loving tribute to Paddington creator Michael Bond. Here’s what to watch this evening Mackenzie Crook ...

Worzel Gummidge returns at Christmas with green message

Mackenzie Crook writes and stars in two one-hour specials about kind-hearted scarecrow Worzel Gummidge, the popular and kind-hearted scarecrow character in British children’s fiction, will return to ...

Britannia on Amazon: Cancelled or Renewed for Season Two?

Vulture Watch Has Rome prevailed? Is the Britannia TV show cancelled or renewed for a second season on Amazon? The television vulture is watching all the latest TV cancellation and renewal news, so ...

Which is Better? #3 – The Office (Us) vs. The Office (UK)

Which is Better is a new column here on Nerdly where we’ll pick two related movies and discuss each of them, and then conclude which we think is the best one. It might be about sequels in comparison ...

From Worzel Gummidge to Grotbags: the 10 most disturbing children’s TV characters

With Mackenzie Crook bringing a grotesque version of the raggedy scarecrow to the small screen, we remember the most horrifying creations to haunt kids’ television Worzel Gummidge is the latest kids’ ...

The Office: The 5 Best And Worst Episodes (According To IMDb)

The Office originally started in 2001 with Ricky Gervais, Martin Freeman, and Mackenzie Crook, but in 2005, an Americanized version of the show was aired on NBC. The series lasted a total of nine ...

Michael Palin Joins Mackenzie Crook’s ‘Worzel Gummidge’ Specials

Michael Palin Joins Mackenzie Crook’s ‘Worzel Gummidge’ Specials Michael Palin will be The Green Man, creator of the scarecrows, in the Mackenzie Crook adaptation of “Worzel Gummidge.” The specials will be a modern retelling of the classic stories of the eponymous ...

Guest line-up announced for Grimmfest 2019

Grimmfest, Manchester’s festival of fantastic films, will take place at the Odeon Great Northern warehouse from the 3rd – 6th October 2019. Now in its eleventh year, the festival prides itself on ...

Frightfest 2019: ‘Tales From the Lodge’ Review

Stars: Mackenzie Crook, Laura Fraser, Sophie Thompson, Johnny Vegas, Kelly Wenham, Dustin Demri-Burns | Written and Directed by Abigail Blackmore A group of middle-aged friends gather at a remote ...

Why Venice is embracing the Vr sector

“It needs to be recognised in the way that film is recognised.” Virtual Reality is taking hold on the Lido as Venice, the only A-list festival which has its own Vr competition, ramps up its Vr ...

The Biggest Movie Releases Of 2019

2019 has been a remarkable year for film, with many looking at record-breaking numbers. This does not come as a surprise as a number of films were well supported for success by punters using sports ...

Spotlight on Frightfest 2019: Abigail Blackmore on ‘Tales From The Lodge’

Arrow Video Frightfest returns for its twentieth year of frightful delights later this month. Running from Thursday 22nd August to Monday 26th August, the film festival showcases the best and ...

Arrow Video FrightFest 2019 announces more guests, special events & shortlist for Screen Genre Rising Star Award

Ahead of single tickets going on sale from Sat 20th July, Arrow Video FrightFest announces their current slate of guests, more details on some special events and the short list for the Screen Genre ...

Friday Man says it's time for love and education

Your friend from the movies is back with the list of this attraction this week. A motivational saga on a genius mathematician and a rom com that gives a tribute to the Beatles. Super 30 Hrithik ...

Arrow Video FrightFest 2019 announces Massive film line-up!

The UK’s biggest and boldest horror and fantasy film festival, Frightfest, is celebrating its 20th bloody year. This year Arrow Video FrightFest 2019 is back at the Cineworld Leicester Square and The ...

FrightFest Lineup: Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘Scary Stories’ & Sam Raimi’s ‘Crawl’ Among UK Genre Showcase

FrightFest Lineup: Guillermo Del Toro’s ‘Scary Stories’ & Sam Raimi’s ‘Crawl’ Among UK Genre Showcase This year’s Arrow Video FrightFest lineup in London will include Guillermo del Toro-produced Scary Stories To Tell In The Dark and Sam Raimi-produced Crawl. The 20th edition of the genre event will ...

Mackenzie Crook to Write, Direct and Star in ‘Worzel Gummidge’ BBC Specials

Mackenzie Crook to Write, Direct and Star in ‘Worzel Gummidge’ BBC Specials Mackenzie Crook will write and direct the BBC’s upcoming “Worzel Gummidge” dramas. He will also star as the lead character – a walking, talking scarecrow – in Worzel’s return to British screens in two ...

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