PBS opened the Television Critics Association virtual summer tour with panels on new and returning series announcing the development of a new Masterpiece series about Clementine Churchill. The series will show Clementine meeting Winston their romance and becoming a mother.
Plus it will cover her historical contributions often overlooked. Emmy-nominated Boardwalk Empire screenwriter Margaret Nagle will pen the series tentatively titled Mrs. Churchill.The nominations shortlist for the 2022 TV Choice Awards has been announced with Bridgerton leading the pack with three nods following its second season earlier this year.The Netflix drama joins shows including Outlander and Death In Paradise in the Best Drama Series category while This Is Going To Hurts Ben Whishaw and Killing Eves Jodie Comer were recognised in Best Actor and Best Actress respectively.Its also been announced that Jo Brand will host this years ceremony which will take place in person for the first time since the Covid pandemic.
Alongside a nod for Best Drama Series with Outlander Death In Paradise and All Creatures Great and Small Bridgerton has also been nominated for Best Actor Jonathan Bailey and Best Actress Simone Ashley. Around The World In 80 Days Call The Midwife Casualty and Doctor Who are up for Best Family Drama Series while Heartstopper The Larkins Squid Game and This Is Going To Hurt will battle it out in the coveted Best New Drama.Ben has been nominated for Best Actor for his acclaimed performance as junior doctor Adam Kay in This Is Going To Hurt and he will battle it out with Bridgertons Jonathan Call The Midwifes Daniel Laurie and Peaky Blinders Cillian Murphy.