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Primeval - new series 2011

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Idontknowhowtohelpher Tue 21-Dec-10 17:40:02

How come I didn't know that there was going to be a new series? I thought that it had all been cancelled!
However - Saturday 1st January 2011 at 7:30pm on ITV1 - new series grin

hattymattie Tue 21-Dec-10 18:32:01

Oooh - I thought it was cancelled as well - although it did leave characters stranded in the past.

MrsGuyOfChristmasBorn Tue 21-Dec-10 18:43:39

ooh, goody - I thought they ran out f money and cancelled it. Love the hamminess - right proper family sofa entertainment!

SproutsMakeTortoiseFart Tue 21-Dec-10 18:44:54

Another one who thought they had cancelled the series. DS1 and DS2 are happy now! grin

Anniek Tue 21-Dec-10 18:50:55

Fans saved it and Watch TV agreed to help finance it.

The new series trailer looks pretty good grin

midori1999 Tue 21-Dec-10 23:02:44

My DC will be thrilled. I have to admit, I quite like watching it with them too. smile

UnquietDad Tue 21-Dec-10 23:04:15

Is the feisty blonde bird from S Club Jailb8 still in it?

TwoIfBySea Tue 21-Dec-10 23:06:43

Fantastic, I have dts some Primeval goodies for Christmas as well as they adored the show. I knew it was coming back but not that soon - just early 2011.

SantaClausImWorthIt Tue 21-Dec-10 23:07:07

I thought it had been cancelled too - all I can say is 'hurrah'!

Bring it on! grin

UnquietDad Wed 22-Dec-10 00:26:52

It was cancelled, but unusually for TV got a reprieve. Possibly because ITV have little else SF/fantasy/adventure-wise to combat "Doctor Who"/"Torchwood"/"Merlin" - and the BBC are starting "Outcasts" soon as well!

hattymattie Wed 22-Dec-10 08:56:43

I have to say though Primeval did go down hill lots without Nick Cutter and the other sexy guy who got eaten by velociraptors (excuse spelling).

Katisha Wed 22-Dec-10 08:59:02

Yes they can't rely on that drippy bloke in the hat to keep the ahem whole family interested...(ie mums.)

Idontknowhowtohelpher Sat 01-Jan-11 17:53:36

Just a little reminder in case anyone is interested...........................
and part two is on tomorrow night! I do hope I'm not disappointed.

JoBettany Sat 01-Jan-11 19:41:13

Watching it now! Am so pleased it's back on as DS loves it. Definitely not the same without Nick Cutter - he was gorgeous.

ilythia Sat 01-Jan-11 19:46:01

Yay! And becker is still in, that makes up for losing cutter...

IShallWearMidnight Sat 01-Jan-11 19:46:29

we stopped watching a couple of episodes into the last series (when they refused to explain then ending of the first series - wasn't the high tech Anomaly Centre from a different timeline?) bu apparetnyl it impoved. Did I miss much, nad is it worht gettign back into (and trying to track down the eposides we refused to watch missed? And is there any male totty?

IShallWearMidnight Sat 01-Jan-11 19:46:59

aplolgies for rubbish typing and lack of previwing btw

JoBettany Sat 01-Jan-11 19:59:20

Definitely Becker has potential. New guy looks a bit like a whiskery potato (IMO).

ilythia Sat 01-Jan-11 20:08:15

becker bit pouty but better than nothinggrin

Furball Sat 01-Jan-11 20:29:12

lol abby playing s club 7 music

JoBettany Sat 01-Jan-11 23:48:42

I am liking Becker's tight black t shirt.

Kept expecting abby to start dancing!

hattymattie Sun 02-Jan-11 08:40:58

Abby must've had a mascara in her handbag in the cretaceous! Connor seems to have improved over one year as caveman! We're keeping watching tonight!

2shoes Sun 02-Jan-11 09:58:42

who was Danny
I just can't remember who the hell he was

Katisha Sun 02-Jan-11 10:02:49

Oh yawn zzzzz more disfunctional team antics and possible fifth columnist etc etc.
Hope it gets less predictable.

JoBettany Sun 02-Jan-11 14:56:30

Was Danny not the one who joined after Nick Cutter left? He was a police officer and drove around on a motorbike, spent ages trying to get the 'gang' to take him seriously... I think he was only in the last series. I did not find him easy on the eye!

I do think it's vitally important that if TV is offering family entertainment that there is at least one hot guy to stop me falling asleep and ruining it for my DS.

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