FANS of nail-biting drama will be pleased to learn that the BBC are bringing us a brand new contemporary thriller series called Informer. The show, called "brilliantly original" by commissioners, will examine racial tensions in the UK provoked by terrorism - and the cast is headed up by the brilliant actor Paddy Considine. Here's what we know about it... When does Informer begin on BBC One? Informer will launch tonight (Tuesday 16th October) at 9pm on BBC One. The six-part BBC One drama series was filmed on location in London. One of the executive producers is director Sam Mendes and the Homeland-style thriller has been written by newcomers Rory Haines and Sohrab Noshirvani. After it's shown on the BBC it will be available to watch via the iPlayer or in the US via Amazon Prime. Who is in the cast of Informer? Raza is being played by newcomer Nabhaan Rizwan, who has had a successful stage career. Dead Men's Shoes star Considine plays Gabe and his partner Holly is being played by … [Read more...] about What time does Informer start on BBC One, who’s in the cast with Paddy Considine and Sunetra Sarker and what’s it about?
INFORMER is a hard-hitting new drama about the fight against terrorism in the UK. But where exactly was it filmed in London? Where was Informer filmed? BBC drama Informer was filmed at various locations in the capital. Let's take a look at the different London venues. The CT Building It's also known as the Silver Building and is located at the Docklands Depot in Silvertown, London. The site was formerly the home of the Carlsberg-Tetley factory and is now used by set designers, music producers and artists. Brick Lane Brick Lane is situated in East London and is considered to be the heart of the city's Bangladeshi community. The area was once the site of Jack The Ripper's crimes and the city's slums but is now filled with vintage shops, curry houses and hidden alleyways.Printworks Nightclub Printworks is the former home of the Evening Standard's printing press and was once the largest of its kind in Western Europe. The nightclub in Rotherhithe opened in 2017 and is popular with … [Read more...] about Where was Informer filmed? London filming locations for the BBC One series
SUNETRA Sarker's big break came as Brookside's Nisha Batra and her career hasn't slowed down since. She's currently starring in the brand new BBC One drama Informer. Here's everything you need to know about the actress and her career so far. Who is Sunetra Sarker and does she have a partner and children? Sunetra Sarker is a 45-year-old actress born on June 25, 1973, in Liverpool. The child of a Hindu family, Sunetra's father is a retired doctor and her mother used to teach Indian classical dance, for which she was awarded an MBE in 2013. Sunetra studied at Brunel University London and has a degree in French and Information Systems for Business in Europe. She was married to Nick Corfield for ten years before their divorce in 2014 and the two have a son called Noah together. The actress is now dating marketing director Scott Carey. How did Sunetra Sarker get into acting? According to her, she never planned to be an actress or go into the profession. At the age of 13, she was spotted … [Read more...] about Who is Sunetra Sarker? Informer and Ackley Bridge actress and 2014 Strictly Come Dancing contestant
JESSICA Raine has starred in a range of roles on the small screen. Here's everything you need to know about her life and acting career... Who is Jessica Raine? Jessica Raine, 36, is an English actress from Eardisley, Herefordshire. She was raised on her father's farm and claims she wanted to be an actress from the age of 13. After studying drama and cultural studies at the University of the West of England she was rejected from every drama school she applied to. Jessica took a year out to teach English in Thailand and upon her return to England was accepted at the prestigious Royal Academy of Dramatic Art. What has Jessica Raine starred in? After graduating from RADA, Jessica had a successful stage career. Her roles included Tamsin Grieg's daughter in the play Gethsemane. Her big TV break was as lead character Jenny Lee in the first three seasons of Call The Midwife As well as guest starring in Dr.Who, she's starred in Line of Duty, Wolf Hall and Patrick Melrose. In 2018 she … [Read more...] about Who is Jessica Raine? Informer actress playing Emily Waters and Jenny Lee in Call the Midwife
PADDY Considine remains out of the spotlight despite roles in box-office smash films including Hot Fuzz, The Bourne Ultimatum, and Cinderella Man. Recently, he's transitioned to the small screen with stellar performances in The Suspicions of Mr Whicher and Peaky Blinders, and now he's set to star in new BBC drama Informer. Here's the lowdown... Who is Paddy Considine? Patrick George Considine was born September 5, 1973 in Burton upon Trent and he previously studied for a National Diploma in Performing Arts before transitioning towards photography. He met future independent filmmaker Shane Meadows at college whom cast Paddy in several short films before he made his screen debut in 1999's A Room for Romeo Brass. The 45-year-old is also a keen director and he received a BAFTA for both of his first two directorial credits and he's also directed music videos for Coldplay and Arctic Monkeys. Notoriously private when it comes to his personal life, Paddy still … [Read more...] about Who is Paddy Considine? Informer actor playing Gabe Waters and Peaky Blinders star