Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight has signed up to bring Great Expectations to the small screen – despite controversy over his last Charles Dickens adaptation.
A Christmas Carol
The Old Vic will need to launch a “critical and major fundraising campaign” in the future as it undergoes a process of rebuilding, according to the theatre’s artistic director.
Dracula and Doctor Who helped iPlayer achieve its busiest 24 hours ever, the BBC said.
Steven Knight has said that he did not set out to “vandalise” A Christmas Carol with his BBC adaptation.
Stephen Graham has said that he took a starring role in Venom 2 to please his son Alfie.
Mrs Brown and Miranda Hart will be back for Christmas.
Guy Pearce is seen as Scrooge in a first-look teaser for A Christmas Carol.
Guy Pearce will be joined by Stephen Graham and Andy Serkis in a new BBC adaptation of Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, co-produced by Ridley Scott and Tom Hardy.
A portrait of Charles Dickens which was lost for 174 years will finally hang in the author’s family home.
A new exhibition will explore how Charles Dickens used food as social commentary, and how childhood hunger shaped his political views.
A portrait of the “charismatic” young Charles Dickens has been unearthed in South Africa after 174 years.