Lara Pulver (“Sherlock”), Anna Chancellor (“The Hour”), Rupert Evans (“Homeland”), Samuel West (“Mr. Selfridge”), and Lesley Manville have all joined the cast of Sky Atlantic and BBC America’s biopic mini-series “Fleming”.
Dominic Cooper stars as James Bond creator/author Ian Fleming in the project. Pulver will play Ann O’Neill, with whom Fleming had a longterm on-off relationship before she became his wife in 1952. [Source: Deadline]
Clemence Poesy (“Harry Potter”) and Stephen Dillane (“Game Of Thrones”) have scored the lead roles in “The Tunnel,” the British/French remake of the Scandanavian hit “The Bridge.”
Set primarily in Folkestone and Calais, detectives Karl Roebuck (Dillane) and Elise Wassermann (Poesy) are called to investigate the death of a French politician. [Source: Deadline]
Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome
Syfy’s “Battlestar Galactica: Blood & Chrome” has finally scored a television air date – February 10th from 9-11 PM for the world premiere of two-hour full-length movie.
The film will include scenes not in the online release, and will be available on DVD, Blu-ray and VOD on February 19th. [Source: Deadline]
HBO has officially announced a third-season pickup of Lena Dunham’s comedy “Girls” which has also received a 12-episode order.
Dunham accidentally confirmed the renewal on Alec Baldwin’s podcast earlier this week. [Source: The Live Feed]