Brian Cox

BBC’s ‘The Planet’ lands in Japan, US

The series, which finished airing on BBC2 in the UK this week, is fronted by Brian Cox and uses new production techniques and visual effects to explore Earth’s nearest planetary neighbours. It’s produced by BBCS’s Science Unit and has been acquired by ABC in Australia, France5, VRT in Belgium and ZDF Info in Germany. Russia’s […]

BBC One smells New Blood, poaches Cox

UK broadcaster BBC One has commissioned an Anthony Horowitz-penned 7x60mins crime drama from Jill Green’s Eleventh Hour Films, ordered another scripted series and poached physicist Brian Cox from sister net BBC Two. Eleventh Hour’s New Blood aims to “show a unique side of modern London, through the eyes of two outsiders”, while Love Nina is […]