Falling Skies renewed for fifth and final season

Alien invasion post-apocalyptic drama Falling Skies has been renewed for a fifth and final series. Noah Wyle, who’s played the lead role of resistance fighter Tom Mason since the first episode, commented: We’re still here, and we’ll be back for a fifth and final season, So rarely in television do you get to choose your… Read More Falling Skies renewed for fifth and final season

Big Finish to release audio-book version of original Survivors novel

Audio-drama specialists Big Finish have confirmed their intention to release an audio-book version of Terry Nation’s 1976 Survivors novel – the book which was the inspiration and source material for the 2008-2010 BBC Survivors TV series. The audio version will be read by Carolyn Seymour (who played Abby Grant in the original 1975 TV version).… Read More Big Finish to release audio-book version of original Survivors novel

The Walking Dead secures spin-off TV series

Executives for the AMC network have confirmed that the putative spin-off series for the hugely successful post-apocalyptic zombie serial The Walking Dead will be going into production, probably arriving on US and UK TV screens in 2015. The planned companion series will “focus on other parts of the world coping with the zombie apocalypse.” The… Read More The Walking Dead secures spin-off TV series