Amateur Obsessive

aka AO

Bureaucrat Founder
  • I live in Yorkshire, England
  • My occupation is Er . . . bum.
  • I am a fish *does funny little dance and faints*
  • Amateur Obsessive
    BBC America will be bringing upcoming British series Atlantis to U.S. televisions.
    Created by Howard Overman, Julian Murphy and Johnny Capps, Atlantis is set in a time of legendary heroes and mythical creatures. The news comes after the BBC announced the new 13-episode commission in June.
    BBC America will now co-produce Atlantis, which is slated for a fall 2013 premiere in the U.S. and in the U.K. In the States, it will air as part of BBC America's "Supernatural Saturday" block, which counts Orphan Black, Doctor Who and The Nerdist as part of its lineup.
    “Atlantis is the perfect series for our long-running successful Supernatural Saturday programming block. An incredible creative team and exciting cast are in place to deliver ambitious advent…
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    CELEBRITIES from the small screen have been retelling epic myths with a little help from the Forest of Dean’s stunning scenery.
    Film crews shooting Atlantis for the BBC have chosen a former supermarket warehouse in Chepstow as their main studio base and have been venturing across the River Wye of late to shoot scenes in the Forest.
    Mark Addy, Juliet Stevenson (pictured) and Sarah Parish are among the cast members starring in the 13-part series, described as a “thrilling fantasy drama" which “brings to life the vast store of Greek myths and legends re-imagined for a new generation".
    Some of them have been spotted by people in the area. Gareth Porter of Quad Bikes Wales, which sells and hires out specialist off-road vehicles, tweeted: “Nice day…
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