Robin Hood: Gone for good
First Primeval and now this? It’s certainly not been a good few months for fantasy TV chaff.
Actually, that could well be unfair as I only ever caught series 1 of the Robin Hood revival and reports claim things did improve a good amount after that. So, well, let me know.
The Saturday teatime schedule is certainly going to be barer now, as Merlin is the only attempt to capture the popularity of Doctor Who left, but until something has been produced that is genuinely capable of filling in Who’s shoes when it’s off-air, then they can keep getting axed for all I care.
“We are sad to be saying goodbye to this much-loved project but we are extremely excited by our upcoming BBC drama commissions – of which more to follow.”