Category Archives: Television

TABOO Subjects: Edward, Marina & Tallulah

Taboo is a new eight-part television series for BBC1 starring Tom Hardy alongside HH clients EDWARD HOGG, MARINA HANDS and TALLULAH HADDON. Set in 1814, the supernatural period drama follows James Delaney (Hardy) who returns to Britain after spending twelve years in Africa. With fourteen stolen diamonds and some rather violent sensibilities, he reappears in England a changed and haunted man, presumed dead in […]

Rose Leads THE GOOD FIGHT

We’re very excited to finally have a glimpse of CBS All Access’ first original scripted series, the eagerly-anticipated The Good Fight, starring our brilliant ROSE LESLIE. The Good Fight is a spin-off of CBS’ Ridley Scott-produced, multi award-winning hit television series The Good Wife, which ran for seven seasons from 2009 – 2016. The Good Fight takes place a year […]

Our Golden Globe Award-Winning Trio!

What a fantastic start to 2017! Massive congratulations go to our clients AARON TAYLOR-JOHNSON, HUGH LAURIE and TOM HIDDLESTON, each of whom won a 2017 Golden Globe Award at Sunday’s ceremony in California. AARON won the Best Performance by an Actor in a Supporting Role in any Motion Picture award for his electrifying performance in Tom Ford’s […]

HH Christmas and New Year Guide 2016/17

The holiday season is just around the corner, so here’s wishing you all a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year from everyone here at Hamilton Hodell! As always, below you will find your festive guide to this season’s HH treats, with listings for all upcoming films, television programmes and theatre shows starring Hamilton Hodell clients over the […]

Martin’s IN PLAIN SIGHT

In Plain Sight is a new three-part mini-series cast by HH client KAHLEEN CRAWFORD and starring our very own MARTIN COMPSTON in the lead role. The show is based on the true story of Lanarkshire detective William Muncie’s quest to bring to justice notorious Scottish killer Peter Manuel (played by MARTIN). Muncie first arrested Manuel in 1946 for housebreaking, but […]

Sophie Narrates YOUNG, GIFTED & CLASSICAL

This Sunday at 8pm, BBC Four will premiere its documentary Young, Gifted & Classical: The Making of a Maestro, superbly narrated by our brilliant SOPHIE OKONEDO. As part of the BBC’s current ‘Black and British’ season, this one-hour observational documentary explores issues of diversity and access in classical music and follows Sheku Kanneh-Mason, winner of this year’s BBC Young Musician Award. The […]

More Rave Reviews For TRACEY ULLMAN’S SHOW

The Boston Globe has this week written a glowing (and very well-deserved) review of TRACEY ULLMAN and her fantastic show Tracey Ullman’s Show, which aired in the UK earlier this year and which is now playing in the USA, Friday nights at 11pm on HBO. TRACEY‘s wonderful portrayals of some of the UK’s most beloved ‘national treasures’, […]

HUMANS Are Back!

Hit science fiction television show Humans returns on Sunday for its second series, starring HH clients RUTH BRADLEY,  SIMON HARRISON and RAPAHEL ACLOQUE. The drama series explores a world where artificial intelligence or robots, called ‘synths’, are common household and service workers. They eventually come into consciousness on Humans Series 1, thus triggering a potential revolution from a […]

DARK ANGEL Premieres Monday 31st October

Dark Angel, the long-awaited 2-part television drama based on the extraordinary true story of Mary Anne Cotton, will premiere on Monday 31st October at 9pm on ITV, cast by HH client SAM JONES and starring LAURA MORGAN and THOMAS HOWES. Mary Ann – played by Joanna Froggatt – is a notorious serial killer, a poisoner whose […]

YONDERLAND Returns For Series 3

Sky’s surreal comedy Yonderland returns to Sky 1 this Sunday 16th October at 6:30pm for its third series. Created, written by and starring HH client MATHEW BAYNTON, the weirdly wonderful series follows 33-year-old mum Debbie Maddox’s adventures in Yonderland where most of the characters happen to be puppets and with only an Elf by her side. In Series 3, the evil […]

Two Big New Dramas Starting Next Week

Next week sees the premiere of two big UK television drama series, each starring two HH clients. First up is National Treasure, starring NADINE MARSHALL and featuring BEN LLOYD-HUGHES in a guest role. The 4-part Channel 4 miniseries examines the impact, both public and private, of accusations of historic sexual offences against fictional, much-loved public figure Paul […]

LUCIFER 2: Tom Returns From Hell!

Hit FOX drama Lucifer – starring our very own TOM ELLIS in the devilish titular role – is returning next week for its second season, premiering on Monday September 19th on FOX (US) and Tuesday September 20th on Amazon Prime Video (UK). In Season Two, TOM‘s Lucifer and his brother Amenadiel (DB Woodside), who have been sparring over Lucifer’s resistance to returning to the underworld, will now be […]

Ben Aldridge Returns In OUR GIRL 2

BEN ALDRIDGE is back on our television screens again for the new five-part series of BBC One’s Our Girl. Things are a little different for the second series; the setting has switched from Afghanistan to Kenya and the story has switched to focus on a new gutsy, passionate army medic – Georgie Lane – played by Michelle Keegan. But BEN‘s Captain James returns […]

Rave Reviews for Ben Daniels’ THE EXORCIST

In just over a week, the first episode of the highly-anticipated television remake of classic horror film The Exorcist will premiere on US channel FOX, starring HH client BEN DANIELS in the titular role. And very excitingly, the first reviews are glowing and full of praise for BEN and the show as a whole. The Exorcist offers a modern […]

VICTORIA – Starts Sunday

ITV’s brand new, lavish period drama Victoria – starring NIGEL LINDSAY – premieres this Sunday 28 August at 9pm on ITV1 with a feature-length first episode. Written by Daisy Goodwin and produced by Mammoth Screen, the 8-part series portrays the opulence of the Royal Family in the 1800s and chronicles the reign of Queen Victoria, beginning with the […]

First Teaser Trailer For Hugh’s CHANCE

The first teaser trailer is out for Hulu’s latest original series, Chance, starring the inimitable HUGH LAURIE in the titular role. Watch it below. Chance is a provocative, psychological thriller based on the acclaimed novel by Kem Nunn. It focuses on Eldon Chance (HUGH), a San Francisco-based forensic neuropsychiatrist who reluctantly gets sucked into a violent and dangerous […]

Ben Stars In BBC3’s FLEABAG

Fleabag is a new feminist comedy-drama for BBC Three, starring Olivia Colman and our very own BEN ALDRIDGE. The sexually explicit, six-part comedy series is based on the acclaimed 2013 Olivier Award-nominated monologue of the same name by Phoebe Waller-Bridge, who also takes the title role in the television adaptation. The character of Fleabag is described as a ‘dry-witted, angry, […]

Malevolent & Menacing: McNulty In The Musketeers

Hit UK action drama series The Musketeers returns to our television screens this weekend for its third and final series, starring MATTHEW McNULTY as new series villain Lucien Grimaud. Tune in for the series premiere at 9:30pm on Saturday 28th May on BBC One. The drama picks up in a war torn Paris run by vicioius Governor Phillipe Feron (played by Rupert […]

TVChoice Awards: 2016 Nominees

The first round of (longlist) nominations has been announced for the 2016 TVChoice Awards, which honour television’s most popular stars and shows. It’s been an incredible year for television and we’re thrilled to see so many nominations for our clients and the wealth of shows in which they starred. Check out the full list of […]

Ben’s THE EXORCIST Ordered For Series

FOX has announced its latest series orders this week for the 2016-17 television season and big congratulations go to HH client BEN DANIELS, whose pilot The Exorcist is one of six new shows picked up by the network. The Exorcist will offer a modern reinvention of the classic horror franchise inspired by William Blatty’s original 1971 book, more than four […]