Interviews

The Independent: 'The way women are portrayed on TV has got to change'

The Independent: ‘The way women are portrayed on TV has got to change’

Ahead of his new drama 'Dark Heart', the acclaimed writer explains his commitment to diversity, the terror of launching a drama, ...
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Digtal Spy: Dark Heart new series

Digtal Spy: Dark Heart new series

(by Morgan Jeffrey for Digital Spy) First launched with a feature-length pilot two years ago, ITV's Dark Heart is finally returning for ...
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The Telegraph: "Writing saved me after my wife’s death"

The Telegraph: “Writing saved me after my wife’s death”

Chris Lang, creator of TV drama Unforgotten and the forthcoming Dark Heart, tells Ben Lawrence how personal tragedy shaped his ...
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The Observer: "Box-set culture ‘forces TV channels to put out half-baked programmes’"

The Observer: “Box-set culture ‘forces TV channels to put out half-baked programmes’”

(The Observer 1 Jan 2017) A dead body – check; an engaging cast of characters – check; and a mystery ...
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BBC Radio4: Chris talks about his comedy roots

BBC Radio4: Chris talks about his comedy roots

Paul Garner chats to Unforgotten creator Chris Lang about his comedy roots on BBC Radio4 Extra. To view the full ...
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Deadline: Chris Lang On Crime Dramas & Why He’s Moving Into Romantic Comedy

Deadline: Chris Lang On Crime Dramas & Why He’s Moving Into Romantic Comedy

British crime series from Inspector Morse to Midsomer Murders have long dominated linear television schedules in the UK and show ...
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The Express: "Lest we forget....it's all about the script"

The Express: “Lest we forget….it’s all about the script”

CHRIS LANG is one of our best and more prolific television writers. It’s no shock to his fans that his ...
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Radio Times: The  disastrous New Year’s Eve getaway that inspired Unforgotten Series 3

Radio Times: The disastrous New Year’s Eve getaway that inspired Unforgotten Series 3

Chris Lang's festive holiday with four mates "didn't go entirely to plan" – but served as an excellent starting point ...
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Chris on "Front Row"

Chris on “Front Row”

Chris Lang, the critically-acclaimed writer and creator of ITV's Unforgotten, talks to Stig Abell about his latest crime drama Innocent, ...
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