2016 Press

BIFA 2016

Daniel Mays attended the 2016 BIFA Film Awards  at Old Billingsgate this evening in London.

Danny presented the 2016 Best Director award to Andrea Arnold for “American Honey”.

A few photos from the evening:


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Congratulations to all of the BIFA 2016 nominees and winners!

Daniel Mays was nominated for the 2008 BIFA Best Supporting in Actor for his role of Chris in Shifty.

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Daniel Mays – The Evening Standard’s 2016 London’s Most Influential People List

Daniel Mays has been featured on The Evening Standard’s The Progress 1000: London’s Most Influential People 2016: TV Drama list!

Danny makes the list for being one of the finest in his generation of character actors. Citing Danny’s amazing performance in BBC’s hit drama Line of Duty, The Evening Standard says that “his edgy intensity made him compelling viewing”.

Congratulations to Danny!

Daniel Mays is currently filming Guerrilla for Sky Atlantic and Showtime.

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The Caretaker Press Updates 

Press updates for The Caretaker at The Old Vic Theatre (29 March – 14 May)

Interview with The Resident Magazine.

Daniel Mays on working with Timothy Spall via The Evening Standard.

Daniel Mays interview on BBC Radio 2’s Steve Wright in the Afternoon Show on Wednesday 23 March at 14:00.

George MacKay interview with The Evening Standard.

Daniel Mays interview on BBC’s The One Show on Tuesday 22 March at 19:00.

George MacKay interview with Jonathan Ross from the BBC Radio 2 Arts Show. (Begins 10.30)

Daniel Mays fantastic appearance on Sunday Brunch from Sunday 13 March.

Book tickets for The Caretaker.

Updated 7 April

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Line of Duty Series 3 Press Updates

Line of Duty Series 3 Press Updates:

Five things you need to know about Line of Duty series 3 – Evening Standard

Why everyone should be watching Line of Duty- The Telegraph

The Guardian has Line of Duty as #1 on Thursday 24 March’s best TV.

Meet the cast of Line of Duty Series 3- Radio Times

Danny Mays on why he loves to play the bad cop- Radio Times

Digital Spy “Series 3 will take Line of Duty to another level” says Daniel Mays

The Guardian has a handy catch-up guide for Line of Duty.

Radio Times: “…if ‘Daniel Mays’ isn’t trending on Twitter and being lauded by TV critics after Thursday’s episode then it will be a real crime.”

Jed Mercurio on secrets of Line of Duty series 3 and how he writes the hit police drama.

The Express has an interview with Daniel Mays and his Line of Duty series 3 castmates.
The Daily Mail has Line of Duty as a top ten Easter TV treat.

The Mirror Line of Duty returns with a gripping new police internal affairs case. (Mild spoilers)

The Guardian names Line of Duty one the ten best things for the week.

LOD Squad

How to write a crime series (by the experts) via The Times (paywall)

Interview with cast and Jed Mercurio via Belfast Telegraph

What’s On TV interview with Vicky McClure

Series 3 BBC Two site is now live.

Line Of Duty: Belfast Live goes behind the scenes of explosive police drama.

Line of Duty Series 3 is back (via Metro)

The Guardian has a piece on Daniel Mays interview from Radio Times addressing the struggles that working class writers actors face in the industry.

Irish Examiner has new photos of Daniel Mays (all photos courtesy & copyright of Steffan Hill/BBC/World Productions):

The Sunday Express interview: It’s about the long game.

The Guardian Guide’s piece on Line of Duty: Mays is an expert evoker of dysfunction bubbling under an uneasy veneer of normality.

Daniel Mays makes a return appearance to Sunday Brunch on Sunday 13 March at 9:30 AM, Channel 4. Danny will be discussing Line of Duty and The Caretaker. Catch up episode available for the next 30 days. Includes new clip from Line of Duty episode 1.

Daniel Mays profile piece from The Telegraph

What to expect from Line of Duty series 3 via The Birmingham Mail

Series 3 of Line of Duty confirmed for TX beginning Thursday 24 March

BBC Press Office Series 3 Media Pack

Pre-order Line of Duty series 3 DVD. Released 2 May 2016

Line of Duty is back with a brand new series, only on BBC Two.
Teaser Trailer

Updated 22 March 2016

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