Sandy Johnson directs new John Cleese comedy Hold the Sunset

Hold the Sunset, a brand new comedy series directed Sandy Johnson and starring John Cleese, starts on Sunday the 18th of February at 7:30pm on BBC One. It follows the rekindled romance between a widow and her old flame, which is challenged by the reappearance of her adult son who has left his family and career to move back home.

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Stephen Volk to speak at the Edinburgh Science Festival

LSM writer Stephen Volk is set to speak on the subject of fear and why we are so drawn to horror stories at the Edinburgh Science Festival on the 11th April. Tickets available here.

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Stephen Volk’s Gothic arrives on US Blu-Ray this month

Directed by Ken Russell (The Devils, Tommy), the 1986 cult movie Gothic finally arrives stateside on Blu-Ray on January 30th. Written by Stephen Volk, the dark fable depicts the creation of the literary classic “Frankenstein” by Mary Shelley, as ghost stories, sexual debauchery and drug induced games unfold over one nightmare inducing, rainy night.

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The Indian Detective – directed by Sandy Johnson – now streaming on Netflix UK

The four-part comedy-drama series The Indian Detective has landed on Netflix and is available to stream in full. Directed by Sandy Johnson, the fish out of water comedy follows a Toronto cop, played by Canadian comedian Russell Peters, as he investigates a murder case in Mumbai.

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Not Going Out Christmas Special – directed by Nick Wood – airs Christmas Eve

Nick Wood returns to direct theĀ Not Going OutĀ Christmas Special this year. Be sure to tune in to BBC One on Christmas Eve (Sunday December 24th) at 9:30pm. Check out a trailer here.

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