Tea Time Tidbits

Death in Paradise
Week of October 22, 2018

Death in Paradise

Even paradise can have an occasional downside (aside from frequent murders), with the weather and also for family men.

Yes, Prime Minister
Week of October 15, 2018

Yes, Prime Minister

This comical account of life in the halls of UK government was perhaps far more reality-based than fictional.

From LOTSW, Liz Fraser
Week of October 8, 2018

From LOTSW, Liz Fraser

What a surprise it was to learn that Nora Batty was not the only woman to engage Compo's affections.

Broken's Sean Bean
Week of October 1, 2018

Broken's Sean Bean

This star of numerous blockbusters has a lot of fans, but the sport of soccer - and Sheffield United - has the biggest fan in him.

New from Masterpiece, and the Downton Abbey film
Week of September 24, 2018

New from Masterpiece, and the Downton Abbey film

More Durrells, more Poldark, and more familiar faces from classic public television added to the cast of the Downton movie.

DCI Banks/Ballykissangel's Stephen Tompkinson
Week of September 17, 2018

DCI Banks/Ballykissangel's Stephen Tompkinson

The role of Father Clifford in the series that launched his career almost did not go to him.

After You've Gone's Nicholas Lyndhurst
Week of September 10, 2018

After You've Gone's Nicholas Lyndhurst

The veteran of several classic Britcoms, and one of the U.K.'s favorite actors, returns to the Tea line-up with AYG.

Sunday Night Shows
Week of September 3, 2018

Sunday Night Shows

One of our favorite Tea actresses has a new program, as does the "greatest ever Yorkshireman," and more!

Happy Valley's James Norton
Week of August 27, 2018

Happy Valley's James Norton

Grantchester's dashing vicar plays a character of a far different nature in this popular crime drama coming to MPT.

Midsomer Murders' John Nettles
Week of August 20, 2018

Midsomer Murders' John Nettles

The animal lover now tends to a new population with an incredibly low, if not non-existent, crime rate.

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