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Forgotten Television Drama

Uncovering the lost history of British TV drama.

  • By John Hill, Lez Cooke, Billy Smart
  • Based in United Kingdom
  • Roughly seven posts per year
  • First post on

Posts per year

Data for this chart is available in the table below
Posts per year
Year starting Posts
2022 8
2023 13
2024 2

Any gaps could be due to errors when fetching the blog’s feed.

Most recent posts

Adaptations of Henry James on British television 1948-2009: A Chronology
The 1977 Play of the Month adaptation of Henry James’ The Ambassadors, starring Paul Scofield and Lee Remick, is being screened on BBC4 tonight, its first broadcast on British television for 46 years. Scheduled at …
On , by billysmart, 1,103 words
Armchair Theatre: The End of the Line (1970)
Written by John le Carré, produced by John Kershaw and directed by Alan Cooke. Broadcast on ITV at 8.30pm on 29 June 1970. By Joseph Oldham Readers of the recently published book A Private Spy: …
On , by john hill, 3,871 words
Rediscovering the Half-Hour Play: Discussion (BFI Southbank, 3 May 2023)
The Forgotten Television Drama – Half-Hour Play season at BFI Southbank in May 2023 began with a half-hour discussion in which BFI TV Programmer Marcus Prince talked to season curator Lez Cooke about the rationale …
On , by lezcooke, 1,926 words