Sky looks to rival Game of Thrones with ambitious new Britannia

GETTY Sky’s newest epic features incredible acting and a bold premise No, it’s not Game Of Thrones’ final season, but Sky Atlantic’s new series, Britannia. Not entirely dissimilar to the hit show, it may help viewers mark time before the final clash between Game Of Thrones’ warring clans is screened later this year.  In contrast to the fictional fantasy world created by George RR Martin, however, Britannia – written by Jez Butterworth, the acclaimed playwright who also co-wrote the James Bond movie Spectre – is a dramatised British tale based…

Read More

Sky set for radical new feature in 2018 and it’s what many customers have been waiting for

Sky customers could finally be able to watch a huge catalogue of content without the need for a dish positioned on their wall. The satellite broadcaster announced in 2017 that it would be launching a new service which brings Sky to homes via their broadband. Although there’s still no official launch date for this major upgrade it’s thought Sky is planning to release the “no dish” service in 2018. Jeremy Darroch, the Sky chief executive, said it would allow Sky to target up to six million households across Europe and…

Read More