REMAKE SCREENED TO MIXED REVIEWS
Following many years speculation, news, updates, and a US screening, the "Prisoner" TV series remake finally hit UK screens on Saturday 17th April to mixed reviews, both from fans and publications.
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The Radio Times featured the remake in its 16-23/4/2010 issue (pages 26 & 53), the TV Times on 3 pages of its issue, and ITV show "The South Bank Show" and BBC's "The One Show" featured Ian McKellern discussing the series in the week preceeding the screening. Pre-screening articles also appeared in the Daily Telegraph.
Click HERE for the ITV press pack. The BFI (see below) hosted a preview and Q&A, with Jane Merrow and Tony Sloman attending from the original series. Thanks to journalist Ian Wylie, a full transcript of the Q&A is hosted HERE. The new series is available on both Blu-ray (RRP £17.99) and DVD (RRP £15.99).
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News Archived 11/10/2011