Interviews

The living dead … The real John and Anne Darwin, snapped in Panama with a local estate agent in 2006.

Death, fraud and canoes: how a mind-blowing insurance scam became an ITV drama

(from The Guardian) A man facing financial ruin fakes his disappearance while kayaking in the North Sea. His wife mourns ...
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Chris Lang talks about "The Thief, His Wife and the Canoe"

Chris Lang talks about “The Thief, His Wife and the Canoe”

What drew you to write The Thief, His Wife and the Canoe? I got sent a load of research material ...
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Masterpiece Studio

Chris Lang Made Himself Cry By The End Of ‘Unforgotten’

Spoiler Alert: This episode contains spoilers for Episode Six of the Fourth Season of Unforgotten. The truly tragic ending of ...
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Chris Lang on creating hit drama Unforgotten

Chris Lang on creating hit drama Unforgotten

A conflicted relationship with the police helped the writer to create the detective drama (Stephen Armstrong, The Sunday Times) When ...
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How "Unforgotten" made Cassie Stuart the queen of TV crime

How “Unforgotten” made Cassie Stuart the queen of TV crime

Chris Lang explains how his female lead broke the mould (by Michael Hogan,The Telegraph) Who needs maverick detectives, with their ...
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Chris Lang talks to Offcuts

Chris Lang talks to Offcuts

Television drama writer and producer Chris Lang shares the out-takes and bits of writing he keeps in his bottom drawer ...
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Interview with Masterpiece Studio

Interview with Masterpiece Studio

Masterpiece Studio Podcast When writer Chris Lang created the MASTERPIECE Mystery! series Unforgotten, he looked to capture the very ordinary ...
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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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