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    Helena Bonham Carter on Channeling Elizabeth Taylor for 'Burton and Taylor': 'I did feel something spiritual.'

    It was inevitable that Elizabeth Taylor would be portrayed on screen soon following her death in 2011. While Lindsay Lohan's take on her in the Lifetime movie "Liz and Dick" was memorable for all the wrong reasons, Helena Bonham Carter's embodiment of the icon in the BBC/BBC America co-production "B...

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    Weinstein Company Partners with BBC for Six-Hour 'War and Peace' Mini-Series

    International TV co-productions are on the rise. The Weinstein Company has made a "major deal" to partner on the BBC's upcoming mini-series adaptation of Leo Tolstoy's "War and Peace."

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    BBC Discovers Lost '60s 'Doctor Who' Episodes in Nigeria, Releases Them on iTunes

    Television was not looked at as something that needed to be preserved in the earlier days of the medium. Shows were broadcast live and not filmed, and many other tapes were lost, destroyed or recorded over before networks started to see the value in archiving their own content.

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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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