Hugh Grant and Ben Whishaw Are Very Gay and Very English in the Trailer for BBC's A Very English Scandal

Back in the 1970s, a member of the British Parliament named Jeremy Thorpe was accused first of having a sexual affair with a man named Norman Josiffe and, second, hiring someone to kill him. Thorpe was never found guilty of any crimes (there’s a chance their affair never even happened), and was voted out of Parliament…

The BBC's Titular ‘Les Misérables’ Will Be Dominic West, David Oyelowo, and Lily Collins 

Victor Hugo’s sprawling novel Les Misérables is getting another adaptation—this time not as a big-budget musical, but rather a BBC miniseries that will broaden my costume drama choices because honestly, I can only watch so much Bleak House and don’t even get me started on the number of times I’ve seen North and South.