Survivors premieres on French TV on Orange Cine

Series one and two of Survivors has begun transmission on French TV on the Orange Cine channel. With several repeat showings for each episode, transmission continues through April and into May 2010. Interestingly, the French broadcasters have opted to give the episodes individual titles – such as Nouvel eden (New Eden, series one, episode three)… Read More Survivors premieres on French TV on Orange Cine

Fans complain to BBC of Survivors’ cancellation

Many fans of Survivors are registering their displeasure at the cancellation of the show through the BBC’s online contact form. To join them select: Type of contact: Comment Topic: TV Channel/platform: BBC One Programme title: Survivors Then complete the remaining mandatory fields, and add your comment about Survivors‘ cancellation. Please continue to add comments to… Read More Fans complain to BBC of Survivors’ cancellation

Total SciFi reports BBC says ‘no’ to Survivors series three

The Total SciFi site reports ‘exclusively’ that the Survivors production team has learnt that the BBC will not be commissioning a third series of the show. Total Sci-Fi has learned that the BBC has decided not to commission a third series of Survivors, the reinvention of Terry Nation’s 1970s post-apocalyptic series. “Sadly the BBC aren’t… Read More Total SciFi reports BBC says ‘no’ to Survivors series three

Dramatist Phil Redmond slates Survivors remake

Well-known British TV dramatist Phil Redmond (creator of children’s show Grange Hill and soaps Brookside and Hollyoaks) has heavily criticised Adrian Hodges’ Survivors remake in a belated series review in the Liverpool Daily Post. Revealing that the original 1970s Survivors “was one of the things that drew me to the power of television”, Redmond dismisses… Read More Dramatist Phil Redmond slates Survivors remake