Peter Harness

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, fantasy and childishness

Louisa Mellor Feature May 28, 2015

The BBC’s Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell isn't a silly, childish, Harry Potter rip-off. So why do people keep saying it is?

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell episode 2 review: How Is Lady Pole?

Louisa Mellor Review May 24, 2015

How is Lady Pole? Short answer: not great. Fortunately, the show she’s in continues to be brilliant…

Peter Harness interview: adapting Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell

Nick Horton Interview May 21, 2015

We chat to Peter Harness, writer of Doctor Who and Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell, currently airing on Sunday nights on BBC One...

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell episode 1 review: The Friends Of English Magic

Louisa Mellor Review May 17, 2015

BBC One fantasy drama Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell is a marvel, from its cast to its magnificent world-building…

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell: the best UK fantasy in years

Nick Horton Feature May 11, 2015

Starting next Sunday on BBC One, Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell is a genre-bending British drama worth getting very excited about...

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell: first full trailer

Louisa Mellor Trailer Apr 27, 2015

BBC fantasy Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell is already set to be our drama of the year. See the first full trailer here to find out why...

Jonathan Strange & Mr Norrell: first clip of BBC One adaptation

Louisa Mellor News Dec 9, 2014

See Eddie Marsan in action in this first look at BBC One's terrific-looking Jonathan Strange And Mr Norrell...

Doctor Who series 8: Kill The Moon review

Simon Brew Review Oct 4, 2014

Spoilers: Doctor Who hits top form with Kill The Moon. And Jenna Coleman has never been better...

Doctor Who series 8: Kill The Moon spoiler-free review

Simon Brew Review Oct 1, 2014

A brilliantly unnerving Who episode featuring stand-out performances. Here's our spoiler-free look at Kill The Moon...

Hermione Norris joins Doctor Who series 8

Simon Brew News May 12, 2014

Fresh details of a Doctor Who series 8 episode - which might just be harking back to a 1984 Peter Davison story...

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