‘Silk’ Debuts on PBS Tonight, Derek Hough Hosts Yet Another Dance Competition Show
Silk, a UK series about barristers, aka lawyers, debuts tonight on most PBS stations. The legal drama features White Chapel's Rupert Penry-Jones, Game of Thrones' Natalie Dormer and Torchwood's In...
August 25, 2013 - by Nathaniel Grey
Silk, a UK series about barristers, aka lawyers, debuts tonight on most PBS stations. The legal drama features White Chapel’s Rupert Penry-Jones, Game of Thrones’ Natalie Dormer and Torchwood‘s Indira Varma. Check local listings, as some cities vary.
Dormer was just cast in the anticipated third edition of the Suzanne Collins books, The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 1.The story places Jennifer Lawrence’s Katniss as a new figurehead for the rebellion against the government. Dorner will plays Cressida, who develops propaganda to convince the populace to rise up against the capitol.
Returning for more deadly competition are Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth and Jennifer Lawrence, with newcomers The Kids Are Alright’s Julianne Moore and Moneyball‘s Philip Seymour Hoffman. Filming begins next month, while the first sequel, The Hunger Games: Catching Fire, is scheduled to open this coming Nov. 22.
Dancing with the Stars cast member Derek Hough hosts another ABC dance themed competition. Family Dance Off features the professional hoofer as he coaches five families in different styles. Each group performs before a studio audience with the hope of winning $10,000.