A five-disc series one and two Survivors DVD set viewable in the US (Region one) will be released on 27 April 2010 – the day that the final episode of series two is broadcast on BBC America. This edition is currently available for pre-order from the US Amazon.com site. The Region one release features a… Read More Survivors – series one and two DVD set – Region one
The Amazon.com site is offering two brief promotional videos to support the release of the Survivors series one and two DVD set on April 27 2010. The videos are embedded below: Survivors: An Inside Look Survivors – Behind-the-scenes clip
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
The broadcast of series two of Survivors on BBC America concludes in just over a week’s time – with episode five being shown on 20 April and the concluding episode six being broadcast on 27 April.
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
The news that the BBC has opted not to commission a third series of Survivors has been picked up by the Press Association; the Metro newspaper; The Guardian; Scottish Daily Record; the Digital Spy site; the ATV network site; The Independent; the Birmingham Post; the Daily Mail; the Morning Starr; the Daily Telegraph; the New… Read More News of Survivors’ cancellation spreads…
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
The first copies of Worlds Apart: The unofficial and unauthorised guide to Survivors have now been received from the printers by publishers Classic TV Press. All pre-order copies have now been despatched.
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