AUTUMN 2009 STOP PRESSES
18/11/09 New Unofficial Patrick McGoohan website HERE....Life of Wylie attends remake screening HERE....Portmeirion and Blythe Spirit mentioned HERE.... Portmeirion HERE and HERE.... Caterham 7 and Prisoner reference on electric cars website HERE....Pool of London starring Earl Cameron out on DVD...New Dhani Harrison NewNo2 news link HERE....17 episodes on Camcast on Demand....remake cast interview HERE...article HERE....PMcG appreciation HERE.
Zoe Ball and Hilary Oliver described The Prisoner as "funny & silly" while reviewing the Blu- Ray dvd box set on BBC Radio 2 (03.10.09)....Portmeirion retro coffee pot HERE....The Prisoner gets IFC run HERE.
2/10/09 - Videos demonstrating the quality of Network's blu-ray set are HERE, HERE, and HERE....New remake trailer online HERE.....and news thanks to Down The Tubes of Prisoner remake toys HERE.....Remake commentary HERE....Piece on Portmeirion hotel reconstruction HERE.....Lotus 7 story HERE....PMcG gets Emmys mention HERE....Portmeirion appeared on ITV3 on 5/10/09 on "Live the Dream" and in a reshowing of "Trick of the Mind" on C4 on 29/9.
21/8/09 Trailer online HERE for Prisoneresque film "Persons Unknown" first mentioned HERE.....PM in "Hidden Histories" on BBC iPlayer HERE....Daily Mail PM article HERE....series remake articles/blogs HERE and HERE.
4/9/09 - VISIT NETWORK DVD FOR DETAILS OF PRE-ORDERING THE BLU-RAY BOX-SET WITH A CHANCE TO WIN TICKETS TO AN EXCLUSIVE HIGH-DEFINITION SCREENING OF ALL 17 PRISONER EPISODES AT A SPECIAL EVENT WITH SPECIAL GUESTS!
30/7/2009: Thanks to Elliot Pavelin, news reaches TUW that Network DVD's forthcoming Prisoner blu-ray can be ordered as part of their "40% off when you spend £100 promotion".....26/7/09: "Persons Unknown" Prisoneresque film mentioned HERE nears completion.....Bryn Terfel reports from Portmeirion on BBC2 Wales (22/7/09)....online article states "Action Man" name based on Danger Man HERE.....article about "Lost" and "The Prisoner" HERE.....Jim Caviezel hurt in accident HERE....PMcG tribute posted on Columbo site HERE....Honor Blackman discussed Danger Man and PMcG on R"'s Jonathan Ross show 11/7/09.
Dr Syn movie inspires Kent scarecrow HERE....."Original" series cape at Bonhams HERE.....RIP Michael Griffith, PM trustee HERE.....On Tue 16 June, BBC Ceebies were filming in PM for new "Gigglebiz" shows.....AMC / Comic Con news HERE..... AMC teaser article HERE.....Simpsons season 12 released R2 DVD end sep 09.....Badly Drawn Boy mention TP at Lynmouth Festival in Devon.
5/8/09: Treasure Planet premiers on Five on 9/8/09 at 5.20 p.m. (PMcG voices Billy Bones)....PMcG in Columbo Identity Crisis ITV1 9/8/09 2.30pm.