Worlds Apart – Survivors guidebook – published 7 April 2010

Due to a slight production delay at the book’s printers, Worlds Apart: the unofficial and unauthorised guide to the BBC’s remake of Survivors will now be published on 7 April 2010. The book can be pre-ordered from the Classic TV Press website; and the latest news about the book can be found through the Classic… Read More Worlds Apart – Survivors guidebook – published 7 April 2010

The Age – Survivors Channel Nine preview video

Australian newspaper The Age published an extremely positive preview of Survivors ahead of the transmission on the opening episode of series one on Channel Nine on 21 March (the video contains advertisement previews). Serious concerns are being expressed at Channel Nine’s treatment of the series with reports that the channel had made signficant edits and… Read More The Age – Survivors Channel Nine preview video

Houston Chronicle – seven episode reviews of Survivors on BBC America

The Chron blog of the Houston Chronicle has posted reviews of all six episodes of series one of Survivors and of the opening episode of series two (which are being shown as a single 12 episode series on BBC America). New reviews will be added at the same URL as the remaining five episodes of… Read More Houston Chronicle – seven episode reviews of Survivors on BBC America

SciFiNow Survivors series two DVD review

Reviewing the Survivors series two DVD in SciFiNow magazine (Issue 39), James Rundle declares the second series “highly recommended” and adds: Alternately distressing, heartwarming, savage, restrained, brutal and disciplined, this is surely one of the finest post-apocalyptic shows of the millennium…. [I]t’s possible to jump in at this point if you missed the first season,… Read More SciFiNow Survivors series two DVD review

BBC indicates ‘no decision’ yet taken on possible third series of Survivors

In response to repeated enquiries the BBC has added an FAQ (Frequently Asked Question) to its website: Will there be a third series of Survivors?, to which the current (4 March 2010) answer is: It has not been confirmed at present whether there will be a third series. As soon as the BBC has confirmed… Read More BBC indicates ‘no decision’ yet taken on possible third series of Survivors

Total SciFi set visit report from series two location filming

The Total SciFi site’s Paul Simpson has posted (3 March 2010) a report from a set visit he made during the latter stages of the filming of Survivors second series in 2009. During the visit to various locations, Simpson interviews Phillip Rhys (Al), Chahak Patel (Najid) and showrunner Adrian Hodges – who concludes: “In some… Read More Total SciFi set visit report from series two location filming