Against The Law – 2018 BAFTA TV Nomination

Congratulations to Against the Law on its 2018 BAFTA Television Nomination for Single Drama! This critically acclaimed docu-drama first aired in the UK on BBC Two  in July 2017 as part of the BBC’s Gay Britannia season, Against the Law is an emotional look into lives of homosexual men in 1950’s and 1960’s Britain. Against the Law is a […]

2018 British Academy Television Craft Awards- Against the Law Nominated

It was announced today that Against the Law has been nominated for a BAFTA Television Craft Award for PHOTOGRAPHY & LIGHTING: FICTION:   Against the Law is the critically acclaimed docu-drama first aired in the UK on BBC Two  in July 2017 as part of the BBC’s Gay Britannia season. Starring Daniel Mays as Peter Wildeblood, Against the Law is […]

BritBox- Against the Law – US Premiere

Against the Law starring Daniel Mays, Richard Gadd, Mark Gatiss and directed by Fergus O’Brien premieres in the USA today, 14 February, on BritBox. This critically acclaimed docu-drama first aired in the UK on BBC Two  in July 2017 as part of the BBC’s Gay Britannia season, Against the Law is an emotional look into lives of homosexual […]

Against the Law-Broadcast Awards Nomination

Against the Law starring Daniel Mays has been shortlisted for Best Single Drama in the 2018 Broadcast Awards. This BBC Two Factual drama also stars Richard Gadd and Mark Gatiss. Written by Brian Fillis and directed by Fergus O’Brien it aired in July 2017 as part of the BBC Gay Britannia Season. 2017 sees the […]

Against the Law Wins 2017 Pink News Award!

Against the Law starring Daniel Mays, directed by Fergus O’Brien, and written by Brian for BBC Two as part of the BBC’s Gay Britannia Season was nominated and WON the Pink News Special Award for 50th Anniversary coverage of the partial decriminalisation of homosexuality. Daniel Mays attended this evening’s Pink News Awards in London (18 […]

Against the Law – DVD

Against the Law is released on DVD today. Daniel Mays stars as Peter Wildeblood. First aired on BBC Two in July as part of the BBC’s Gay Britannia season, Against the Law is an emotional look into life of homosexual men in 1950’s and 1960’s Britain. 2017 sees the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Sexual […]

Against the Law – The Reviews

Against the Law starring Daniel Mays aired in the UK Wednesday 26 July on BBC Two to rave reviews from both the viewing audience and television critics. The one-off factual drama was in third spot for Twitter trends during the almost 90 minute broadcast. Agains the Law is BBC Two’s powerful factual drama about Peter […]

Against the Law – Tonight 9PM on BBC 2

Against the Law starring Daniel Mays has it’s television debut this evening at 9PM on BBC Two. 2017 sees the 50th anniversary of the 1967 Sexual Offences Act, which decriminalised homosexual acts in England and Wales between adult males, in private. While it would take several decades before homosexuals would reach anything like full equality in […]

Against the Law – Press Updates

28 July: Robert Elms Podcast (Interview from 24 July) Gay Times Magazine: August Edition 26 July: Against the Law airs at 9PM on BBC Two.  Evening Standard Radio Times: Why the Peter Wildeblood case in Against the Law was a defining moment for gay-equality. The Guardian: Wednesday Best TV BBC Breakfast: A special piece on Against […]

Against the Law – BBC Two 26 July

Against the Law will air Wedensday 26 July at 9PM on BBC Two. Trailer for forthcoming #AgainstTheLaw 26/07/17 9pm @BBCTwo. Beyond proud to lead this poignant and important film. https://t.co/WXsBmreGol — Daniel Mays (@DanielMays9) July 15, 2017 Daniel Mays (Line Of Duty, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Public Enemies) stars in BBC Two’s powerful […]