Dancing on the Edge Drama, by Stephen Poliakoff Facebook Twitter Google Tumblr Pinterest Blogger Reddit VKontakt Print Email Could Tom Hughes be Britain's biggest export since Benedict Cumberbatch? Carousel Navigation 1 Related Alfie Allen and Jim Sturgess to star in new Stephen Poliakoff thriller Close to the Enemy The six-part BBC2 drama is set in a world of military intrigue in the chaos of bomb-damaged post-WWII London Olivia Colman, Jamie Dornan, Gogglebox and Chiwetel Ejiofor win at 2014 BPG Awards Colman wins for Broadchurch alongside writer Chris Chibnall, with Ejiofor adding to his Bafta best actor award for his part in BBC2's Dancing On the Edge at the Broadcasting Press Guild Awards Golden Globes 2014: who are the British nominees to watch? From Chitwetel Ejiofor, Christian Bale and Michael Sheen to Judi Dench, Emma Thompson and Helen Mirren - here's your guide to the British talent recognised at this year's Golden Globes Chiwetel Ejiofor on racial tension, Oscars buzz and that rivalry with Idris Elba "I’ve read a lot of articles about myself that are just ‘black black black black black...’ It seems a strange disconnect with the real world..." The 13 faces of 2013 From Bryan Cranston and Olivia Colman to David Tennant and Jessica Raine, we name 13 stars who've shone in 2013 Radio Times Top 40 TV Shows of 2013: 40 to 31 The countdown starts here... find out which of the year's best programmes made our critics' list Britain dominates best actress nominations at Golden Globes Judi Dench, Emma Thompson and Kate Winslet have all been recognised in the motion picture category with Brit actors Chiwetel Ejiofor and Idris Elba both nominated for two awards How do you pronounce Chiwetel Ejiofor? Struggle to say the 12 Years A Slave actor's name? We show you how... 12 Years a Slave featuring Benedict Cumberbatch takes top prize at Toronto Film Festival The Oscar contender directed by Steve McQuuen and also starring Chiwetel Ejiofor and Michael Fassbender has won the People's Choice award at the prestigious festival Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Michael Fassbender star in 12 Years a Slave - trailer Brad Pitt and Paul Giamatti also appear in the film about Solomon Northup, a free man who was captured and sold into slavery Hunted's Melissa George and Merlin's Janet Montgomery cast in Gothica Miranda's Tom Ellis and Beauty and the Beast's Chris Egan also star in the pilot for the modern mythical drama for American network ABC Steve Coogan, Julianne Moore and Joanna Vanderham in What Maisie Knew - trailer Coogan and Moore star in the Henry James adaptation as a couple fighting over their six-year-old daughter Maisie Alison Graham: Oh hell and damnation, I’m hooked on Dancing on the Edge "Poliakoff is a polarising figure on British television. But he is vital because he makes us think..." Dancing on the Edge's Matthew Goode cast in The Vatican The Watchmen actor will play papal secretary Bernd Koch in a pilot for the upcoming thriller directed by Ridley Scott John Goodman on weight, alcoholism and Dancing on the Edge "Nobody gives a s**t what a boring old fart I am now, or what a raging alcoholic I was. It's nobody's business. It's a disease, it affects millions" Richard III: The King in the Car Park proves a right royal ratings hit for Channel 4 Over 4 million tuned in for the documentary, which eclipsed the first episode of Stephen Poliakoff's new period drama Dancing on the Edge on BBC2 Meet the cast of Dancing on the Edge Stephen Poliakoff's new drama stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Matthew Goode, Angel Coulby, John Goodman, Jacqueline Bisset, Joanna Vanderham, Anthony Head and Jenna-Louise Coleman Stephen Poliakoff on Dancing on the Edge: an era when a more tolerant world seemed possible "There was this time just a few years before Hitler and the World War II when the elite were mingling with black musicians and inviting them into their homes" Dancing on the Edge - preview pictures and video Angel Coulby, Joanna Vanderham, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Matthew Goode star in Stephen Poliakoff's first major drama series on BBC2 Joanna Vanderham: from The Paradise to Dancing on the Edge "I've started a list of British actors I'd love to work with, so I'm going to try and tick them off by the end of my career!"