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    Kenneth Lonergan is Writing a Miniseries Adaptation of 'Howards End' for the BBC

    Playwright and filmmaker Kenneth Lonergan will be following up the torturous five-year process of making his last film, the terrific, troubled "Margaret," with a British television project.

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    Fresh Off Her Emmy Win for 'The Hour,' Abi Morgan Lands Crime Drama 'River' at BBC One

    One of the many surprises at the 2013 Primetime Emmy Awards was Abi Morgan's win for "The Hour," a British period drama set at a news magazine show in the 1950s and starring Ben Whishaw, Dominic West and Romola Garai.

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    Hulu Adding a Hefty Helping of British TV Series to Its Streaming Offerings, Including 'Doctor Who,' 'Torchwood'

    Hulu is stepping up is British TV series offerings to include "Doctor Who," "Blackadder," "Luther" and more -- if you're a subscriber. Today the streaming service announced a non-exclusive, multi-year agreement to offer a rich BBC Worldwide content library on the U.S. Hulu Plus subscription service....

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    WATCH: In New Trailer for 'Burton and Taylor,' Helena Bonham Carter and Dominic West Have Their Claws Out

    A new trailer for BBC America's "Burton and Taylor," starring Helena Bonham Carter and Dominic West as fiery celebrity couple Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton, has landed.

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    5 Great Docu-Series to Remind Us There's More to Nonfiction TV Than Reality Shows

    Television's an important platform for nonfiction films, from HBO's award-winning efforts to PBS's invaluable documentary strands. But when it comes to nonfiction series, reality shows tend to dominate the public perception.

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    Casting Watch: Dustin Hoffman and Judi Dench to Star in Adaptation of Roald Dahl's 'Esio Trot' for the BBC

    Dustin Hoffman and Judi Dench are set to star in a live-action adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic children's novel, "Esio Trot," for the BBC. Richard Curtis ("About Time," "Love Actually") is penning the adaptation along with Paul Mayhew-Archer.

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    Queue It Up: Here Are 9 Jane Austen Films Available to Stream (In Honor Of 'Austenland' Opening This Weekend)

    "Austenland" -- out this Friday via Sony Pictures Classics -- stars Keri Russell as Jane Hayes, a single thirtysomething obsessed with Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice" who heads off to the titular British resort where the Austen era is re-created.

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    Casting Watch: Maggie Gyllenhaal Set to Star in BBC Miniseries Thriller 'The Honourable Woman'

    Maggie Gyllenhaal is set to take the lead in the BBC Two political thriller miniseries "The Honourable Woman," which will make its U.S. television debut on the Sundance Channel next year.

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    Watch: The BBC Trailer for 'Luther' Season Three Finds Idris Elba Back in Brooding, Obsessive Form

    Season three of "Luther," the British crime drama starring Idris Elba in his best post-Stringer Bell role as the brilliant, obsessive Detective Chief Inspector John Luther, won't air in the U.S. until September 3 on BBC America.

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    WATCH: Short BBC Documentary on the Coen Brothers

    With the Coen brothers' "Inside Llewyn Davis" recently charming the crowds at Cannes and winning the Grand Prize of the Jury, take a gander at this 40-minute BBC documentary on the filmmaking duo, made in 2000 during the production of "O Brother, Where Art Thou?"

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