SciFiNow – five-page Survivors feature

Issue 21 of SciFiNow magazine includes a fully-illustrated five-page ‘Preview Feature’ on the new Survivors – written by the author of this blog. The article, ‘Worlds Come Tumbling Down’, includes comments from cast members Julie Graham (Abby Grant), Zoe Tapper (Anya Racyznski), Nikki Amuka-Bird (Samatha Willis), Paterson Joseph (Greg), Chahak Patel (Najid), Philip Rhys (Al… Read More SciFiNow – five-page Survivors feature

Five-page new series feature in SFX, No 176

A full-colour five page feature on the new series of Survivors appears in the latest edition of SFX magazine (No.176, dated December 2008). Written by Nick Setchfield, ‘Survival Instincts’ includes interview quotations from show-creator Adrian Hodges; actors Paterson Joseph, Philip Rhys and actress Julie Graham, and is illustrated by a range of official BBC promotional… Read More Five-page new series feature in SFX, No 176

Survivors premiere press screening, 21 October

The opening 90-minute episode of the new Survivors got its first press screening, on Tuesday 21 October, at the Apollo West End Cinema in London’s Piccadilly. In attendance were many members of the Survivors cast and crew, including show-creator Adrian Hodges and actors Julie Graham (Abby Grant), Shaun Dingwall (David Grant), Nikki Amuka–Bird (Samantha Willis);… Read More Survivors premiere press screening, 21 October

BBC iPlayer: Survivors will be offered under Series Stacker

The BBC has confirmed that the new series of Survivors will be made available on the iPlayer under the Series Stacker service. That means that shortly after each new episode has been broadcast is will be added to the iPlayer service as an additional episode, rather than replacing the previous week’s instalment. Over the course… Read More BBC iPlayer: Survivors will be offered under Series Stacker

Terry Nation Survivors novel – new publication details

Orion publishing, which previously announced that a new edition of Terry Nation’s 1976 Survivors novel would be released in November 2009, have confirmed a revised release date of 6 November 2008. The Orion web site has published revised details for the title as follows: £6.99 Paperback 256 pages 198 x 129 mm ISBN-13: 9781409102649 Publication:… Read More Terry Nation Survivors novel – new publication details

Russell T Davies predicts Survivors will be terrific

Interviewed on BBC News on 12 October 2008, Doctor Who supremo Russell T Davies predicted that the revival of Survivors will be ‘terrific’. Appearing at the Cheltenham Literature Festival, Davies took viewer questions about his work on Doctor Who. One viewer asked if there were any other science-fiction series that Davies would be interested in… Read More Russell T Davies predicts Survivors will be terrific