It’s the story of Becky, who becomes so obsessed with the death of an estranged friend that she takes on a false identity to find out the true story. Law novel of the same name. The first season will restage events as depicted in Anthony Minghella’s The Talented Mr Ripley, when a young grifter in 1960s New York is hired by a wealthy man to convince his wayward, hedonist son – played by Emma and Beast’s Johnny Flynn – to return home from Italy. (Photo by Pixar. Jack Thorne (pictured), the busiest screenwriter in the UK is returning to BBC One fresh from His Dark Materials series two with a new original four-part drama partly inspired by the real-life Charlie Gard case. If you saw His Dark Materials on BBC One, then you know Welsh-based Bad Wolf Productions are capable of great things on a grand scale. Find out what’s coming from the UK in 2021 and beyond below. It stars Sheridan Smith (pictured) as the mother of a 16-year-old boy accused of a serious crime while on a family holiday in Turkey. Henry Lloyd-Hughes (pictured above) will play Sherlock Holmes. The reigning Strictly Come Dancing champ will appear in the new series early this year. Swansea City were the defending champions, but were eliminated by Birmingham City in the 3rd round.. The BBC is preparing a feature-length adaptation of Kit de Waal’s novel My Name is Leon, the 1980s-set story of a nine-year-old biracial boy forced to cope with his mother’s breakdown. It was only announced in late 2020, so don’t expect it for a little while. Actor, rapper and screenwriter Riz Ahmed (pictured) was announced in 2018 as developing this ambitious nine-part series with BBC Two, but no updates have been released since. Lily James is set to star in the BBC's screen adaption of Nancy Mitford's classic novel. Steven Zaillian (The Night Of, Schindler’s List) will write and direct. The first film revolves around a cold case and a groom who goes mysteriously missing just days before his wedding. A new drama based on real-life abortion stories set in Northern Ireland – the only part of the UK where pregnancy termination remains illegal – is coming to BBC One. It’s the story of a disgraced ex-army surgeon who joins a whaling expedition and finds himself “on an ill-fated journey with a murderous psychopath” and in a struggle to survive. Jeff Pope, who previously penned The Moorside and Little Boy Blue, is the writer, with Neil McKay directing. Filming began in October 2020 on the provisionally titled Danny Boy, a new BBC Two feature-length drama about real-life soldier Brian Wood, accused of war crimes in Iraq by human rights lawyer Phil Shiner. From co-creator of The Office and writer-director of fab wrestling film Fighting with my Family, Stephen Merchant (pictured above, and soon to be seen playing killer Stephen Port in ITV true crime drama Four Lives) and Mayans M.C.’s Elgin James is a six-part one-hour comedy The Offenders. Red Rose will be an eight-part series about the relationship between teenagers and their online lives. Nation's Decade-Long Wheat Production So Woeful, Consumption Leads By 98% [Premium Times] Nigeria's trade report shows wheat was the country's second most imported item in the second and third quarters of 2020.; 17 Percent of Nigerians Don't Believe Covid-19 Is Real - Report [Premium Times] Only 39.9 per cent of the respondents said they would take a COVID-19 vaccine. It’s being made by Bodyguard and Line of Duty‘s World Productions. A four-part true crime series about ‘Mansfield Murderers’ Susan and Christopher Edwards is on its way to Sky Atlantic and HBO. Knight is writing the adaptation, which will tell a tale “celebrating the glory, action and camaraderie at the heart of this story” while delving into the psychology of the officers and men who formed the SAS in WWII. Adapted from the Swedish crime thriller of the same name (pictured above), Before We Die is the six-part story of a detective who discovers that her son is acting as an undercover informant in a brutal murder investigation. Merchant is joined by Christopher Walken, Darren Boyd and Eleanor Tomlinson in the cast. Set in 1980s Britain, this one-off TV movie is based on Kit de Waal’s novel and tells the uplifting – and incredibly moving – story of nine-year-old Leon, a mixed-race boy who fights to keep his family together as his single-parent mother suffers a devastating breakdown. Just when you thought the world had no more Sherlock Holmes to give, along comes The Irregulars on Netflix. The twisting story is about a death row inmate in the US and a woman who’s trapped in a cellar under an English vicarage, whose lives interlink “in the most unexpected way”. Death Comes As The End, a murder mystery set not in the early 20th century, but in ancient Egypt. Read our interview with Kirstie Swain about Pure, mental illness in TV drama and more. This English-language version is set in Bristol and stars Lesley Sharp, Vincent Regan and Patrick Gibson. Expect twists, turns, and sharp writing. Keith Allen plays John Cooper, the man in Wilkins’ sights. Alice and Caroline have Rob in common, a celebrated ecopreneur who may well be trying to destroy them both. The story treats the disappearance of a young working class student and the subsequent arrest and trial of the accused, “the arrogant daughter of a wealthy entrepreneur.” There’s been no official news on this one since its December 2019 announcement, so stay tuned for more. Three-part prison drama Time is the latest from legendary British screenwriter Jimmy McGovern (Cracker, Accused, Broken), and stars Sean Bean and Stephen Graham. You may be able to find more information about this and similar content at piano.io, The best things to watch on Netflix this February, The Netflix show more popular than Bridgerton, The best TV shows and films to watch over Xmas, The best Christmas films to watch on Netflix, Real life royal photos of The Crown S4 storylines, Pippa Bennett-Warner stars in our new TV obsession, RED, PART OF THE HEARST UK FASHION & BEAUTY NETWORK. Based on the acclaimed young adult novel by author Frances Hardinge (The Lie Tree, Fly By Night), this six-part fantasy series is coming to Netflix. Sir Lenny Henry is among the executive producers and the script has been written by Shola Amoo. Nicôle Lecky’s one-woman Royal Court stage show is getting the Fleabag treatment and being turned into a six-part BBC Three series. It’s being billed as a provocative, dark and funny story about a woman in her late thirties who’s unexpectedly landed with a baby that takes over her world. Thriller writer Harlan Coban is currently part of the way into a five-year deal with Netflix to adapt 14 of his novels, and Stay Close is the latest adaptation from writer Danny Brocklehurst and RED Productions, the team that brought us The Stranger. To satisfy a foolhardy wager, Fogg and his valet set off on a globe-circling journey, this time in the company of journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch. Colin Farrell, Jack O'Connell and Stephen Graham star in this hard-hitting BBC drama, based on Ian McGuire's novel of the same name. The series premiered on the 27th December, so if you haven't seen it yet, catch up on all episodes now on iPlayer. But what about new 2021 BBC dramas coming out this year? Madsen was later sentenced to life in prison, after a court dismissed his claims that her death was an accident. Coming to BBC One, it’s a legal drama that questions the role class, money and power play in justice being done. It’s the story of Ursula, a woman with the extraordinary power to keep being continually reborn into new and alternative versions of her life after she dies. Things that would be missing from our lives if it wasn't for the BBC. Inspired to fight against society’s glorification of the predator, The Following Events are Based on a Pack of Lies was commissioned in August 2020, so it’ll be a little while before we see it. The six-part drama is based on Ben Macintyre’s SAS: Rogue Heroes book, which charts the creation of the famed Special Forces unit. New talent Alice Seabright, who most recently directed two episodes of Sex Education (the trailer for which you can watch above), will write and direct Chloe – a six-part thriller series about a young woman who starts leading a double life to uncover the truth behind the death of her estranged best friend. This Swedish crime series focuses on the Copenhagen Police and Head of Homicide Jens Møller’s meticulous investigation which enabled them to solve the murder of journalist Kim Wall. Writer-director Shola Amoo is adapting the screenplay, with Kibwe Tavares directing. It’s about a young Scottish detective working in St. Andrews who is tasked with reopening cold cases. Created by Strike‘s Tom Edge, it’s the story of the mysterious disappearance of a Scottish fishing trawler and a death on board a Trident nuclear submarine that brings the police into conflict with the Navy and British security services. Another BBC drama commission based on a book series, The Three, “an international thriller with a supernatural twist”, was announced in late 2017 but there’s been no news since then. It follows the title character, born on a Jamaican slave plantation and transported as a ‘gift’ by the man who enslaved her to the home of a wealthy London couple who meet a grim fate. Segun is an alumnus of the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire and part of 2017’s BAFTA Breakthrough Brit programme, with other works including Sundance 2019 favourite The Last Tree, Shola Amoo’s A Moving Image, (nominated for a Discovery Award, World Soundtrack Awards), David Olusoga’s Black and British: A Forgotten History. A black comedy coming to ITV, Finding Alice also stars Joanna Lumley and Nigel Havers, and was written by The Durrells’ Simon Nye. The crew finds itself marooned on the rig by a mysterious fog that cuts off communication with the outside world. Filming is due to begin in autumn 2020 in Liverpool. Excellent news for sci-fi fans, this. Sports writers Barney Ronay and Jonathan Liew are behind this six-part half-hour comedy “about football, but also not about football,” which is coming to Netflix in 2021. Now this sounds like a bit of alright. Soul has been a major influence on British popular music since the 1960s, and American soul was extremely popular among some youth subcultures, such as mods, skinheads, and the Northern soul movement. With filming delayed due to Covid-19, the new season of this hit show will now be headed back to screens later this year. It’s a story of a top investment firm, multi-million dollar deals, a mysterious death and a public scandal. Keeley Hawes stars as a woman who discovers a host of unsettling secrets when her partner Harry unexpectedly dies when they finally move into their newly built dream house. Susan Lynch, Michael Smiley, Ian McElhinney and Lisa Dwan are among the cast. The story’s a high-concept thriller about a woman trying to solve a murder who keeps waking up in somebody else’s body every time she gets close to the answer. Coming to Sky Atlantic in February, high-finance thriller Devils is based on Guido Maria Brera’s novel of the same name. That voice? Adapted by Sara Collins from her own Costa Prize-winning novel of the same name, The Confessions of Frannie Langton is a four part murder mystery set in Georgian London. The three-part period drama follows cousins Linda and Fanny, who travel across Europe between the two world wars, in the pursuit of finding perfect husbands. In June 2020, the Belfast Telegraph reported from producer Jed Mercurio that filming had wrapped before the COVID-19 industry shutdown and that an extended post-production period had been agreed with the BBC. A new six-part crime drama is coming to the BBC, starring Martin Freeman as urgent response officer Chris. See the first teaser here. It was set to be a drama about three generations of a British Pakistani family set over the course of four decades. Due to film in 2021, The Baby is a darkly comic horror on its way to Sky Atlantic. It’s the musical story of a would-be singer and rapper thrown out of home who moves in with a young woman who inducts her into the life of social media influencing and sex work. Everyone's favourite police drama is back for its sixth season this spring. Think assassins, high-stakes action and a momentous threat to national security. Following the enormous success of Normal People – the story of young Irish couple Marianne and Connor navigating love, sex, university, class, friendship and mental health – the BBC and Hulu are collaborating on an adaptation of author Sally Rooney’s debut novel, Conversations with Friends. @Louisa_Mellor, Louisa Mellor is the Den of Geek UK TV Editor. Chris Sweeney (Back to Life) directs and casting is tba. The cast is tba. Giri/Haji creator Joe Barton is writing the series, with Andy Serkis among the producers. My Name is Lizzie (tbc) This four-part Channel 4 drama, ... A BBC One-Amazon Studios co-production, it … Unfulfilled by her job, she turns to darker pursuits outside of work, because who would ever suspect her? Vanity Fair and Five Days screenwriter Gwyneth Hughes. Kate Atkinson’s 2013 novel Life After Life is a masterpiece of imaginative fiction, so it’s no surprise that BBC One is currently preparing a TV adaptation. They include Sky One’s Intergalactic – the story of a wrongly imprisoned galactic pilot who breaks out of space jail with a gang of other high-security female prisoners – and Netflix’s fantasy novel adaptations Half Bad, Cuckoo Song, Lockwood & Co.,and The Seven Deaths of Evelyn Hardcastle – respectively, tales of witches, supernatural pacts, ghost-hunters, and a woman who jumps between bodies in her quest to solve a murder mystery. Starring The Eddy's Tahar Rahim as international serial killer Charles Sobhraj, and Doctor Who's Jenna Coleman as Sobhraj’s partner and frequent accomplice, Marie-Andrée Lecler, this eight-part series is based on an incredible true story. Filming wrapped in August 2020 and there’s no UK broadcaster confirmed at present. It’s about a police surveillance investigation in Manchester following the disappearance of a primary school teacher. Casting is tba. The two women become locked in a dark struggle of influence and manipulation. Watson is so far the only confirmed cast member. stars in British feature The Last Tree, directed by Shola Amoo - now available on Netflix after a cinematic release last year. From Kirstie Swain, the screenwriter of Channel 4’s Pure comes a new eight-part series adapted from C.J. Filming was due to begin in late 2020. Be headed back to screens later this year in Britain witty, heart-felt 90 minutes throwing light... 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