Which were the most popular international dramas of 2020? Did your personal favourites make our list? There was an astonishing amount of international scripted TV releasing new episodes in the UK in 2020: 375 shows are covered on our separate A-Z list. Far too many for any one individual (certainly for me) to watch enough … Continue reading 27 of the Most Popular International TV Dramas of 2020.
New and returning world dramas Les Petits Meurtres D'Agatha Christie E1-3 Acorn TV [Available Now]Balthazar S1 Acorn TV [Available Now] Mystic Pop-Up Bar S1 Netflix [Ep. 1 to 4 available now]Philharmonia S1 Walter P. 31/05/2020Cardinal S4 BBC2 03/06/2020Can You Hear Me? S1 Netflix 04/06/2020 El Presidente S1 Amazon 05/06/2020 New and returning British and US … Continue reading The Weekly List (30 May – 5 June)
May Highlights Bloom S1 My5 01/05/2019Crime Diaries: Night Out (Historia de un Crimen: Colmenares) S1 Netflix 03/05/2019 Magnifica 70 S2 Walter P. 03/05/2019Undercover S1 Netflix 03/05/2019 The Mechanism (O Mecanismo) S2 Netflix 10/05/2019 Cardinal S3 BBC4 11/05/2019Mary Kills People S1 More4 14/05/2019The Bad Seed S1 Alibi 14/05/2019Code 37: Sex Crimes S2 More4(WP) 17/05/2019The Rain S2 … Continue reading May World Drama Highlights (and full list of releases).
New world dramas Bad Blood S2 Netflix 31/05/2019Black Spot S2 Netflix 31/05/2019How to Sell Drugs Online (Fast) S1 Netflix 31/05/2019 Continuing subtitled dramas Abyss S1 Netflix Mon & Tue Ep. 7 & 8 (of 16)One Spring Night S1 Netflix Wed & Thu Ep. 3 & 4 (of 16)Code 37: Sex Crimes S2 More4 (WP) Fri … Continue reading The Weekly List (25-31 May)
New world dramas Locked Up (Vis a vis) S3 Walter P. 19/05/2019One Spring Night S1 Netflix 22/05/2019High Seas (Alta Mar) S1 Netflix 24/05/2019 Continuing subtitled dramas Abyss S1 Netflix Mon & Tue Ep. 5 & 6 (of 16)Code 37: Sex Crimes S2 More4 (WP) Fri Ep. 2 (of 13) Other continuing world dramas Cardinal S3 … Continue reading The Weekly List (18-24 May)
Beware - there be SPOILERS ahead for the previous seasons Our quietly spoken hero, John Cardinal, has always seemed troubled but when we meet him again at the beginning of season 3 he's now mourning the loss of his beloved wife Catherine, after the shock ending of season 2. Despite her struggles with illness, it … Continue reading Cardinal: By The Time You Read This. – Season 3 on BBC4
New world dramas Cardinal S3 BBC4 11/05/2019Harrow S1 Drama 11/05/2019 (Freeview Premiere)Mary Kills People S1 More4 14/05/2019The Bad Seed S1 Alibi 14/05/2019Code 37: Sex Crimes S2 More4(WP) 17/05/2019The Rain S2 Netflix 17/05/2019Well-Intended Love S1 Netflix 17/05/2019 Continuing subtitled dramas Abyss S1 Netflix Mon & Tue Ep. 3 & 4 (of 16) Other continuing world dramas … Continue reading The Weekly List (11-17 May)
The channel responsible for kick-starting the popularity of subtitled drama in the UK is facing stiffer competition for the best foreign dramas these days. Apart from stalwarts like Spiral and The Bridge most of my personal favourites in the last year or so have been found elsewhere: The Bureau (Amazon), Babylon Berlin (Sky), La Casa … Continue reading BBC Four – What’s coming and what might be coming soon?