Tuesday, November 29, 2011

Mystery Bytes: Mystery TV News

Mystery TV News:

Tonight (11/29) TNT's Mystery Movie Night  begins with the film adaptation of Scott Turow's Innocent. Tomorrow (11/30), TNT will air  Sandra Brown's Ricochet. Other movies in the series: Hornet's Nest, adapted from Patricia Cornwell's novel (no date yet); Hide by Lisa Gardner (12/6); Silent Witness by Richard North Patterson (12/7); Good Morning, Killer by April Smith (12/13); and Deck the Halls by Mary Higgins Clark and Carol Higgins Clark (12/20). Three other movies will be produced in 2012.

Crime Writer Marcus Sakey previews his new series, Hidden City, which debuts on the Travel Channel December 6

CrimeFest will launch the novelization of the Danish crime drama Forbrydelsen, The Killing, in the UK, adapted in the US as The Killing, too. David Hewson, who has written the novelization will appear at CrimeFest, along with members of the cast and crew.

Millenium, the 6-part Swedish TV adaptation of Stieg Larsson's Lisbeth Salander thrillers, won an International Emmy Award for Best  TV Movie/Mini-series.

Watch a parody of The Killing, the Lisbeth Salander series, Wallander & Midsomer Murders, go HERE.

"Inside the NSA" National Geographic TV in January. Rare peek inside this ultra secret agency.

BBC's Sherlock won't be seen on American TV (PBS: Masterpiece Mystery!) until May 6. Here's the Trailer

Hat Tips: The Rap Sheet, In Reference to Murder, 
 Ominimystery News Variety, Deadline


Priscilla said...

Is the six-part Swedish TV seies of the Larssons available on DVD in US or planned for showing? I could not find them on Amazon. Maybe MhZ in future? They have brought me so many hours of pleasure with the Brunettis etcj

Janet Rudolph said...

Hi, Priscilla, the series is not available in the US yet. I'll post when I find out how to obtain it.