Whitechapel Series Four Starts Tonight

Fans of the wonderfully atmospheric crime drama Whitechapel will be happy to know that series four debuts tonight (Wednesday, September 4th) at 9 on ITV.

The series will be divided into three two-part stories.  You can read a synopsis of the first episode here and watch a clip here.

Paul Giamatti Joins Downton Abbey for the Christmas Special

It appears that Cora’s American relations will be visiting for Christmas this year.  Shirley MacLaine will return as her mother and it has now been announced that Paul Giamatti (Sideways) will take on the role of her devil-may-care brother.

It should make for entertaining Christmas Day viewing in the UK.

In the US series four will begin on January 5th, 2014 on PBS.