Wednesday, January 1, 2020

BBC America - Upcoming Shows and Pilots

(W: Writer, D: Director, EP: Executive Producer, Co-EP: Co-Executive Producer, P: Producer, SR: Showrunner)

  • Genre: Drama
  • Logline: An unlikely group of misfits, The City Watch, are forced to find the guts to save the world, surprising even themselves in the process. The series pits trolls, werewolves, wizards and other improbable heroes against an evil plot to resurrect a great dragon which would lead to the destruction of life as they know it. Inspired by the characters created by Sir Terry Pratchett's famous "Discworld" novels.
  • Cast: Richard DormerAdam Hugill, Jo Eaton-Kent, Marama Corlett, Lara Rossi, Sam Adewunmi, Anna Chancellor, James Fleet, Ingrid Oliver, Ruth Madeley, Hakeem Kae-Kazim, Bianca Simone Mannie, Paul Kaye, Ralph Ineson, Matt Berry, Wendell Pierce
  • Team: W/EP Simon Allen; EP Hilary Salmon, Ben Donald, Rob Wilkins, Richard Stokes; D/EP Craig Viveiros
  • Studio: BBC Studios, Narrativia
  • Premieres: January 3, 2021