"With its unexpected revival, Ripper Street has grown broader shoulders and a more confident gait, while retaining the stillness that made it so impressive in the first place."
Julia Raeside, The Guardian, 6.11.14
“War and Peace is major event drama for the BBC, written by Andrew Davies and made by BBC Productions. It's fantastic to be partnering with the Weinstein Company on this exciting project.”
Danny Cohen, Director of Television for the BBC
“It is a far, far better thing that I do, than I have ever done; it is a far, far better rest that I go to than I have ever known.”
Charles Dickens, A Tale of Two Cities
"We are as excited about this show as anything since Life on Mars and Ashes to Ashes - we want it to be moving, tender, sexy…and very, very scary."
Ashley Pharoah & Matthew Graham
"Stoppard’s dialogue, sometimes poetic, sometimes spare, felt like the best ever heard on British television."
Ben Lawrence, The Telegraph, 07.09.12
"With this thrilling drama, Fellowes depicts a ‘golden age’ of country estates, rigid class structures and, most important, peace — which is doomed as surely as the Titanic sailing towards the iceberg."
Catherine Ostler, The Daily Mail, 26.03.12