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Broadchurch Series 2 Spoilers gets rave reviews at ITV Upfronts!

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Ever since the end credits of Broadchurch series one, where it was confirmed that a second series would follow, we have all been dying for the show to return.

The main reason for this is that we are super intrigued to find out just how there could possibly be a sequel to a murder which was so shocking, as it was the first of its kind for the sleepy seaside town where it took place.
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Gracepoint Spoilers: Anna Gunn reveals ending is “Chilling & shocking!”

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With the excitement building for the second series of the hit UK murder mystery, Broadchurch, it is easy to forget that we have almost as much to look forward to when the US remake, Gracepoint hits our screens too!

At first the prospect of a US version of a whodunit that we had already seen the conclusion to didn’t feel us with much anticipation, after all we already knew the punch line, but then reports started coming in that Gracepoint would feature significant differences to the UK series, including a new ending.
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Broadchurch Spoilers: Joe Sims teases ‘must see’ series 2!

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When it was first announced that there would be a second series of the hit murder mystery, Broadchurch, we all wondered just how this would play out,

After all, the reason Broadchurch captured the attention of just about the entire nation was because it’s refreshing concept of a murder still shocking people in a sleepy seaside town.
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Broadchurch novel to include series 2 spoilers!

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With Broadchurch fans everywhere wondering not just what will happen in the second series, but what it will even be about, the answer may be on its way to us in book form.

The UK was gripped by the surprise blockbuster drama, when it hit our screens last year, as we watched the murder mystery of an eleven year old boy unfold, rocking the sleepy seaside town where he lived with his family and close knit community.
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Doctor Who’s Arthur Darvill says Peter Capaldi will be “frigging awesome” & teases Broadchurch season 2

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With the new series of Doctor Who only weeks away the excitement to see the new Doctor on the block, Peter Capaldi, is at an all-time high.

But it is not just us mere mortals who are desperate to see what sort of Time Lord the Scottish Thick Of It star brings to the party, past and present cast of the show are pretty eager to find out too!
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Broadchurch star David Tennant couldn’t turn down Gracepoint role, but will his character be killed off?

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David Tennant was of course the obvious choice for the casting directors of the US remake of Broadchurch, which is entitled Gracepoint, having already played the same role in the UK.

British fans were hooked on the six part drama, Broadchurch, which saw Tennant playing the lead role of DI Alec Hardy, the inspector heading the investigation into the shocking murder of an 11 year old boy in the sleepy seaside town…
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David Tennant explains differences between Gracepoint & Broadchurch characters

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Former Doctor Who star David Tennant, has spoken out about the differences between his character in Broadchurch, and his counterpart character in the US remake, Gracepoint.

When it was announced that the US wanted to make their own version of the hit Chris Chibnall penned drama, Broadchurch, we all scratched our heads about how this would work.

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Broadchurch US remake Gracepoint coming to UK & Mr Selfridge to end after series 4?

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The US remake of the Chris Chibnall blockbuster drama Broadchurch is heading over to the UK, The Daily Star newspaper reports!

US network giants FOX picked up the rights to remake Broadchurch, along with its writer and main star David Tennant, and put together Gracepoint which, apart from a few accent related issues, has been the buzz of excitement over the pond.
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The Vampire Diaries’ Kendrick Sampson defends David Tennant’s Gracepoint performance!

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Whilst you may be expecting Gracepoint to be an exact replica of Broadchurch, one of its stars, Kendrick Sampson has revealed that this will not be the case.

Broadchurch took our nation by complete surprise as, for weeks, we were glued to the murder mystery of a young boy from a sleepy seaside town, with viewers speculating over and over again about who the killer might be.

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Broadchurch’s David Tennant blasted for accent in US remake Gracepoint BUT….

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As we have previously reported Broadchurch star David Tennant had been having a few issues trying to adapt an American accent for US drama Gracepoint, but it seems his efforts were in vain as he has been blasted for it by critics.

Gracepoint is the US remake of the hit ITV murder mystery Broadchurch, which starred David Tennant as DI Alec Hardy, who was sent to a sleepy seaside town rocked by the murder of a young local boy.
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Broadchurch beats Downton Abbey & Mr Selfridge to most memorable drama moment!

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Broadchurch has topped yet another poll and it’s season one finale was chosen as the most memorable ITV drama moment, according to a survey conducted by YouGov on behalf of ITV to celebrate the launch of new channel, ITV Encore.

The survey asked more than 2,000 viewers to choose a top three, from a selection of memorable moments, from recent ITV dramas. A total of 25% of respondents picked the moment the murderer in Broadchurch was revealed, as their top ITV drama moment.

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Broadchurch cast and crew will be FIRED if they spill series two storyline secrets?!

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Following the popularity of the first series of ITV police drama Broadchurch, it’s no wonder that the powers that be behind the scenes of the show are reportedly insisting that all of those involved in the production of its second series keep all the details of the plotlines to themselves.

But we have to admit that the punishment awaiting any of those who do leak behind-the-scenes information is a tad harsh, given that it’s been claimed today that anyone responsible for revealing spoilers will be fired!
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David Tennant’s Gracepoint coming to ITV UK? Broadchurch twice?

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David Tennant will soon make his TV debut in Broadchurch remake Gracepoint in the US and there has been some talk of the show coming to the UK soon after its premiere.

The former Doctor Who star must really love the format and storyline, because it was announced this week that he’s signed up for a second series of the British original and the actor took part in his first script read through in London earlier today.

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Broadchurch series 2 filming! 1st PICS of David Tennant, Olivia Colman, Jodie Whittaker, Arthur Darvill

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Production has finally started on the second series of hit ITV drama Broadchurch and this morning the stars of the show met in central London for their first read through of the new scripts.

This week has been chock full of spoilers and announcements for fans and most of the cast for the series have already ben revealed by ITV officials.

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Broadchurch series 2: Marianne Jean-Baptiste, James D’Arcy, Eve Myles, Phoebe Waller-Bridge join cast

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Broadchurch is firing out the casting news this month and after confirming the return of David Tennant and Olivia Colman for the second series just last week, this morning we can reveal that actors Marianne Jean-Baptiste, James D’Arcy, Eve Myles and Phoebe Waller-Bridge will also be joining the lineup.

Marianne will join David and Olivia in one of the lead roles for the second series. She’s best known for her roles on Without A Trace, hit US medical drama Private Practice and The Murder of Stephen Lawrence. Filming for the new episodes of Broadchurch is beginning this month.

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