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Ben Daniels and Adrian Scarborough to join The Paradise

Cutting It actor Ben Daniels and Upstairs Downstairs actor Adrian Scarborough are to join the cast of BBC One‘s period drama The Paradise. The department store drama, based on the French novel by Emile Zola, is to return to BBC One later this year for a second series. Filming on the new season, written by Bill Gallagher who successfully adapted Lark Rise to Candleford for the BBC, has just begun.

Train Robbery drama adaptions’ details announced

Details of the two productions concerning the Great Train Robbery from the BBC have been revealed. A Robber’s Tale will be directed by Julian Jarrold and tells the story of the gang whose audacious crime secured unheard-of wealth and the wrath of the establishment while A Copper’s Tale will be directed by James Strong and follows the tale of Tommy Butler and the crack team of detectives he assembled in