US TV's Broadchurch remake casts upNever let it be said that American telly can’t lock in on British shows it wants to remake. Though that doesn’t always lead to success – for every Office there’s a Coupling – but it doesn’t stop the networks across the pond trying. The latest target for Americanisation is crime drama Broadchurch, and two new casting announcements have arrived, with word that Breaking Bad’s Anna Gunn and Silver Linings Playbook’s Jacki Weaver are aboard.They’re joining David...Read Full Story
Anna Gunn and Jacki Weaver have joined the cast of Gracepoint.
The event series - which will premiere on Fox in 2014 - is based on the critically acclaimed BBC hit Broadchurch and will feature David Tennant reprising his role as a detective who tracks the mysterious death a young boy found on the beach in an idyllic, seemingly peaceful town.
The story follows the basis of the child's passing, while also chronicling the lives of those who reside in this area.
Gunn, an Emmy winner for...Read Full Story
David Tennant now has some company in the new Fox event series Gracepoint based on the U.K.’s popular series Broadchurch. The network’s just announced Anna Gunn (Breaking Bad) and Jacki Weaver (Silver Linings Playbook) have signed on to roles in the dramatic series that will air during the 2014-2015 season. The event series is [...]Read Full Story
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