First episode of new Survivors gets internal BBC screening

The first episode of the new Survivors had its first screening (for colleagues within the BBC) on Wednesday 24 September. (The press screening will be held in due course). Read comments and reaction to the first episode from The Culture Show’s web producer Ellen West. She suggests that: The first episode of the new Survivors… Read More First episode of new Survivors gets internal BBC screening

‘The end of the world?’ Survivors guide reprinted

Now in its third printing, the unofficial guide to Survivors (written by this blog editor and co-author Andy Priestner) has been reprinted by publishers Telos ahead of the transmission of the BBC’s new series. The contents of the book remains unchanged, providing: “a detailed guide to the making of all three series of the show;… Read More ‘The end of the world?’ Survivors guide reprinted

TV & Satellite Week – half-page Survivors preview

The 13-19 September 2008 edition of TV & Satellite Week includes a half-page feature on the new Survivors as part of a round-up of the upcoming Autumn drama schedule. The preview includes a good-size BBC promo shot, showing Zoe Tapper (Dr Anya Raczynski), Freema Ageyman (Jenny Collins) and Bryony Afferson (Pat). It is likely that… Read More TV & Satellite Week – half-page Survivors preview

Orion to republish Terry Nation’s Survivors novel

Orion publishers are to republish the 1976 Survivors novel, authored by series creator Terry Nation. Orion have confirmed to this blog their intended publication date of November 2009. Publication details are as follows: 256pp, paperback ISBN-13: 978-1409102649 ISBN-10: 978-1409102649 Publisher: Orion Publication date: 26 November 2009 Provisional cover price: £6.99 Review the Amazon listing, or… Read More Orion to republish Terry Nation’s Survivors novel