BBC One back In The Club

BBC One has commissioned a second season of pregnancy drama In The Club.

In The Club

In The Club

The series, created by Kay Mellor, first aired in August this year and delved into the lives of six expectant couples who form a close bond at antenatal classes.

It is produced by Mellor’s Rollem Productions. Mellor said she hoped to bring all the original characters back but also wanted to introduce new stories.

Filming for the new 6×60′ series will begin in Leeds in 2015.

Channel 4 takes on cyber bullying

Channel 4 has ordered a drama-doc called Cyber Bully (wt).

Channel 4

Channel 4

Maisie Williams will star as a teenage girl battling with her anonymous cyber-stalker in a real-time thriller from Raw TV.

The plot focuses on one character based in a single location, and has been inspired by dozens of real-life cases.

Richard Bond is the executive producer.

It is due to air in early 2015.

Super Girl lands at CBS

Feeling left out of the comic book adaptations market, CBS has placed a series commitment on an adaptation of Super Girl.

Greg Berlanti, Ali Adler and Sarah Schecter will executive produce the DC Comics project with Warner Bros Television and Berlanti Productions.

Adler confirmed the news on Twitter:

FX takes more Tyrant

Tyrant is coming back for a second season on FX.

Tyrant

Tyrant

The US cable channel has ordered a new 13-part run of the series, which will begin production in spring 2015 and air next summer.

It tells the story of an unassuming American family drawn into the inner workings of a turbulent fictional Middle Eastern nation.

Bassam “Barry” Al-Fayeed, the younger son of the dictator of a war-torn nation, ends a self-imposed 20-year exile to return to his homeland, accompanied by his American wife and children, for his nephew’s wedding. Barry’s reluctant homecoming leads to a dramatic clash of cultures as he is thrown back into the familial and national politics of his youth.

The cast includes Adam Rayner, Jennifer Finnigan, Ashraf Barhom, Moran Atias, Noah Silver, Anne Winters, Fares Fares, Salim Daw, Justin Kirk, Mehdi Dehbi, and Alice Krige.

Tyrant was created by Gideon Raff and is produced by Fox 21 and FX Productions. Howard Gordon and Craig Wright developed the series.

Glenn Gordon Caron, Peter Noah, Michael Lehmann, and Avi Nir executive produce with showrunner Gordon and his Teakwood Lane Productions label. Chris Levinson is the co-executive producer and Chris Keyser is the consulting producer.

USA production gets Complicated

USA Network has started production on its new “high-octane” drama Complications.

USA Network

USA Network

Shooting on the ten-part series has begun in Atlanta, the setting for a story about a disillusioned suburban ER doctor who finds his life transformed when he intervenes in a drive-by shooting, saving a young boy’s life and killing one of his attackers.

It stars Jason O’Mara, Jessica Szohr, Beth Riesgraf, and Lauren Stamile.

Complications is produced by Fox Television Studios. Creator Matt Nix executive produces, with Michael Horowitz co-executive producing.

The show will debut in 2015.