BBC Drama Video + QUIRKE Books–Updated Sept. 3

August 3 The RadioTimes article “Your guide to the best new and returning shows” notes that the air date for Quirke is “Autumn 2013.” You are told to “check back regularly for updated details,” so this might be a good place to visit as we wait to see the actual […]

QUIRKE: Report from Edinburgh + Book News

I am sorry to report that there is no information on the series premiere¬† of Quirke on BBC1 yet, but there is still lots of news to share! And once the date is announced, you will definitely see it here. In the meantime, if you would care to obsess over […]

Gabriel Byrne in “QUIRKE”: Dublin Filming Is Done

Gabriel Byrne fans in the UK, rejoice! Quirke is headed into post-production, with an air date sometime this fall. BBC watchers, you are the lucky ones this time! The Irish Film and Television Network (IFTN) reports that shooting in Dublin on the new BBC mini-series finishes tomorrow, March 8. Filming […]

Quirke: In a Bar, On a Bus, and More!

As work continues on the last of the three episodes for Quirke, more pictures are becoming available, including official shots and behind-the-scenes pictures. Here is a collection of images and some news to go along with them. Filming is scheduled to continue into February and the series should be shown […]

Benjamin Black’s Dublin: Gabriel Byrne as Quirke

January 16, 2013 The big news today is the casting of Colin Morgan in the third episode of Quirke, entitled Elegy for April, the third in the Benjamin Black series of Quirke books. Mr. Morgan will be playing the role of Jimmy Minor. If you’ve read the books, you know […]