Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Masterpiece on PBS Fall Season: Van der Valk, Flesh and Blood, Roadkill

MASTERPIECE on PBS has announced its Fall 2020 season that includes Roadkill, a political drama scripted by David Hare and starring Hugh Laurie; Flesh and Blood, a dark and comedic thriller with Imelda Staunton and Francesca Annis, and Van der Valk, a remake of a popular British crime series set in Amsterdam starring Marc Warren as the title character.

September 13 at 9/8c: VAN DER VALK
Van der Valk kicks off the season with Marc Warren (The Good Wife) as detective Piet Van der Valk in a new three-part adaptation. Amsterdam is more dangerous than ever as Piet tracks murderers in the realms of politics, mysticism, and fashion.

Watch a Trailer for Van der Valk:


October 4 at 9/8c: FLESH AND BLOOD Lust, greed, wrath, envy, and pride are just some of the deadly sins that plague a seemingly happy family in a juicy mystery about the perils of late-life romance in Flesh and Blood, airing in four cliffhanging episodes. Described by the Telegraph (UK) as “a delicious game of Guess Who,” Flesh and Blood stars Imelda Staunton (recently cast as Queen Elizabeth II in The Crown), Francesca Annis (Cranford) and Steven Rea (The Stranger).

November 1 at 9/8c: ROADKILL Hugh Laurie (House, The Night Manager) stars as a scheming politician in a taut drama scripted by two-time Academy Award®- nominee David Hare (The Hours, The Reader) in Roadkill, airing on MASTERPIECE in four episodes. Helen McCrory (Peaky Blinders) plays the devious Prime Minister.

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