On Sunday, June 19th (aka Father’s Day), Endeavour returns to PBS for the first of 4 new episodes. You can watch a series 3 preview here.
Other good news: ITV has announced that there will be a series 4 of Endeavour.
Just a reminder that the second series of Grantchester (already underway on ITV) will begin airing on PBS on Sunday, March 27.
On Acorn TV you can enjoy the most recent series of Vera starting Monday, March 21, with a new episode (four total) up every Monday.
Also coming to Acorn is Janet King. This Australian courtroom drama staring A Place to Call Home’s Marta Dusseldorp, will begin on Monday, March 14 with the first of eight episodes.
Check out this promo for Grantchester series 2.
Coming to PBS starting March 27th and to ITV “soon” (probably sooner!).
PBS has announced that series 2 of Grantchester (6 new episodes) will begin airing on Sunday, March 27th.
Series 3 of the ever excellent Endeavour returns to ITV on January 3rd for the first of four new episodes. You can watch a promo here.
The PBS broadcast date has yet to be announced.
Series 9 of Lewis begins tomorrow (October 6th) on ITV. The series will consist of three separate two-part episodes.
You can watch a promo here.
No word yet on when PBS will air the episodes, but it probably won’t be until 2016.
Those of you with an Acorn TV membership will be able to enjoy a whole host of new British crime dramas over the next few weeks.
The first two episodes of new dysfunctional cop/serial killer drama, Chasing Shadows, are up, with the final two arriving over the next two weeks.
Finally, Partners in Crime, the BBC’s adaptation of two of Agatha Christie’s Tommy and Tuppence novels, will become available starting September 3rd.
Check out the brief clip here.
Sherlock is due to return to PBS/BBC for a standalone Special and a new series of three episodes. No airdate has been mentioned yet beyond a “coming soon-ish”, although the snow in the clip makes me wonder if the Special might air during the holiday season.
Soon-ish might not be soon enough for fans but it’s certainly better than nothing! I’ll send along more details as they become available.