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BBC Unveils New Dramas From Writers of 'Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy' And 'Ripper Street' (Exclusive)

'The Three,' adapted by Peter Straughan, is an international thriller with a supernatural twist, while 'The Serpent,' from Richard Warlow, is the true story of French serial killer Charles Sobhraj.   ...Read More... //

BBC America's London East End Drama, "Ripper Street," Returns for Its Final Season on March 8

The powerful closing chapter picks up mere days after the grisly death of Detective Inspector Bennet Drake, which reunites his old friends, Detective Inspector Edmund Reid, surgeon Captain Homer Jackson and "Long" Susan Hart, to bring his murderer to justice. ...Read More.... //

USA Drama 'Damnation' Taps 'Ripper Street' Alum to Replace Aden Young

'Ripper Street' grad Killian Scott takes over the role of Seth Davenport. ...Read More... //

Amazon's 'Ripper Street' to End With Season 5

The last outing for the Victorian-era crime series has started filming in Dublin.   Read More... //

David Threlfall Among Ripper Street Additions; Main Cast Back For Season 4

Season 4 of Victorian era detective drama Ripper Street has begun shooting in Dublin with new faces added to the cast. Shameless star David Threlfall has boarded as a series regular joining the returning cast of Matthew Macfadyen , Jerome Flynn, Adam Rothenberg, MyAnna Buring and Charlene McKenna. The latest season will premiere exclusively on Amazon Prime Instant Video with dates to be set.   Read More... //

'Ripper Street' Season 3 finale isn't the end: Season 4 and 5 are already in the works

Another chapter of "Ripper Street" has come to a close. This time around, fans of the detective drama should rest easy knowing that H Division -- or some incarnation of it -- will live another day. Although Wednesday (June 17) night's Season 3 finale seemed to have a series finale air about it -- Drake marries Rose, Jackson reunites with Susan and Reid walks along the shore with Mathilda -- the series has been renewed for Season 4 and 5. It was announced back in May that Amazon has once again rescued "Ripper Street" from cancellation. RELATED: Amazon Prime June 2015 releases: 'Transformers: Age of Extinction,' 'Covert Affairs' Season 5 The series, which follows the Whitechapel police precinct charged with keeping the East End of London in order in the late 1800s, was canceled by the BBC after its second season. It was then picked up by Amazon for a third season, which launched... //

Lifetime's Clan of the Cave Bear Casts Ripper Street's Charlene McKenna

Charlene McKenna is going from A.D. to B.C. (and the B.C. stands for Bear Cave). The Ripper Street actress,whos currently co-starring in NBCs A.D. The Bible Continues, has nabbed a regularrole in Lifetimes Clan of the Cave Bear pilot, TVLine has learned. The project based on the first ofJean M. Auels six-bookseries takes place [] //

Amazon Orders Two More Ripper Street Seasons For Prime Instant UK

Amazon rode to the rescue of Ripper Street in early 2014, shortly after the BBC had decided not to move beyond Season 2. Season 3 of the period drama launched on the UKs Amazon Prime Instant Video in November last year and was streamed more than any other TV show, attracting larger viewing audiences than some major U.S. series. Amazon has now committed to two further seasons for Prime Instant in the UK.  Read More... //

'Ripper Street' Season 3 to Premiere on Amazon U.K. in November

The eight-episode season will air on BBC One in the U.K. and BBC America in the U.S. in 2015  Read More... //

Ripper Street Season 2 Finale 2014 “Our Betrayal – Part II”

Ripper Street  season 2 episode 8 “Our Betrayal – Part II” airs Saturday April 12th at 9:00pm ET on BBC America. Episode Synopsis:  Ripper Street Season 2 Episode 8 “Our Betrayal – Part II” – Death and violence stalk Whitechapel once more. Decayed and murdered corpses are found in a slum tenement, and the police divisional boxing championship – the Lafone Cup – reveal vengeful feelings within the force. As Reid and Drake find themselves unable to resist a final reckoning with K Division’s Jedediah Shine, Jackson and his brother Judge’s desperate attempts to profit from the stolen diamond lead them to the murderous agents of the De Graal monopoly. And ‘Long’ Susan must decide where her future lies – with Jackson, or allied to the immoral but powerful Duggan. Read More... //