Wednesday, 5 May 2010


[13.15] Broadcast reports today that John Simm and Philip Glenister, who first appeared together in Life on Mars, are to star in a 4 x 60-minute murder drama called Mad Dogs for Sky1.

Mad Dogs follows a group of school friends who go to Majorca for a retirement party but the holiday rapidly turns into a game of intrigue, deception and murder. It is produced by Left Bank Pictures (Wallander, Zen) and according to Broadcast filming begins this week in Majorca. The series, which also stars Max Beesley (Survivors) and Marc Warren (Hustle), is due to air on Sky1 HD and Sky1 in spring 2011.

Rupert Murdoch's Sky ambitions to be a major player on the British drama front. This evening Sky1 HD and Sky1 air Episodes 1 & 2 of Chris Ryan's Strike Back, starring Richard Armitage and also produced by Left Bank.

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