Australia: Here’s your complete DECEMBER 2023 release schedule for Britain-focused streaming service BritBox, along with the trailers that have been made available!
- SOMETIMES ALWAYS NEVER
- SISTER BONIFACE MYSTERIES: CHRISTMAS SPECIAL 2023 – BRITBOX EXCLUSIVE, GENRE: MYSTERY
Everyone’s favourite mystery-solving nun is back for some Christmas-themed sleuthing. When a precious jewel is stolen from a snowbound train, the crime-solving nun turns from passenger to detective – uncovering murder, ancient curses and dark family secrets. It’s Christmas and Britain is in the grips of the ‘Big Freeze’ – the worst winter on record. Sister Boniface and her fellow travellers are stranded after a frozen coupling snaps, leaving the last carriages stranded in snow. When The Star of the East is stolen from its safe and a passenger is discovered murdered, Sister Boniface uses her considerable skills to solve the mystery. She must decide who among the suspects is responsible. But with little signs of rescue and a failing generator, passengers must contend with a more pressing issue – freezing to death.
Lorna Watson (The Wrong Door, IT Crowd ) returns as TV’s favourite vespa driving, crime-solving, Catholic nun. With a star-studded guest cast including Rupert Vansittart (Game of Thrones, Gentleman Jack), Siobhan Redmond (Queens of Mystery, Two Doors Down) and Timothy West (Last Tango in Halifax, Gentleman Jack).
- THE GREAT BRITISH SEWING BEE: 2021 CHRISTMAS SPECIAL
- THE DUKE
- STONEMOUTH – NEW TO BRITBOX, GENRE: CRIME DRAMA
A gripping crime drama based in a British small town. Led by Peter Mullan (Payback) as Stewart Gilmour, a man who must return to his hometown for the funeral of a childhood friend. Stewart Gilmour returns to his hometown for his best friend’s funeral after being run out of Stonemouth two years earlier by his girlfriend Ellie’s criminal family, Stewart is forced to face up to his past whilst uncovering the sinister truth behind best friend Callum’s apparent suicide. Stewart resolves to find out what really happened, despite the threats from Callum and Ellie’s criminal father. Also starring Sharon Small (The Inspector Lynley Mysteries) and Gary Lewis (Vigil).
- ARCHIE – BRITBOX ORIGINAL & EXCLUSIVE, GENRE: BIOPIC, DRAMA
This exclusive BritBox Original explores the double life of Hollywood icon Cary Grant. Written by BAFTA-winning screenwriter Jeff Pope (A Confession), this exclusive BritBox Original explores the life of Archibald Alexander Leach (A.K.A. Cary Grant) through the lofty highs and troubling lows of his life and career. This biographical drama showcases the actor’s life from humble beginnings growing up in poverty in Bristol as Archibald Leach to his unlikely journey into show business, and his Hollywood life at the height of his fame, handsome, wealthy, and one of the most sought-after movie stars in the world.
Starring Jason Issacs (Harry Potter, The Patriot), Laura Aikman (The Job Lot, Liar) and Harriet Walter (Sense and Sensibility, Succession).
- ALAN CARR’S ADVENTURES WITH AGATHA CHRISTIE – NEW TO BRITBOX, GENRE: DOCUMENTARY
British Comedian Alan Carr explores all things Agatha Christie. Life-long Agatha Christie fanboy Alan Carr embarks on a personal Great British adventure inspired by his literary heroine. In this fun, celebratory and fact-packed travelogue Alan will head off in search of the places that inspired her. Hosted by writer, comedian and broadcaster Alan Carr (Changing Ends, The Friday Night Project).
- MISS FISHER & THE CRYPT OF TEARS
- THE WAY WE LIVE NOW
- DECK THE HALLS: THE LUXURY CHRISTMAS DECORATORS
- PRESS – NEW TO BRITBOX, GENRE: DRAMA
Press is set in the world of newspapers – its past driven by hacking scandals, its present at the mercy of the digital age and the 24 hour news cycle, its future uncertain. Set in the fast-paced and challenging environment of the British newspaper industry, Press follows the personal lives and the constant professional dilemmas facing its characters. The series follows their lives as they attempt to balance work and play, ambition and integrity, amid the never-ending pressure of the 24-hour global news cycle and an industry in turmoil.
Starring Charlotte Riley (In The Heart Of The Sea, Edge of Tomorrow), Priyanga Burford (Industry, King Charles III), Ben Chaplin (The Letter For The King, and Al Weaver (Colette).
- ONE NIGHT
- THE PERSONAL HISTORY OF DAVID COPPERFIELD
- THE LAST POST
- TEA WITH THE DAMES
- THE COURIER
- ALL CREATURES BIG AND SMALL: CHRISTMAS SPECIAL 2023 – NEW & EXCLUSIVE TO BRITBOX, GENRE: DRAMA
The Christmas Special of this much-loved, critically acclaimed series set in the British countryside. Based on the early life of veterinarian James Herriot, he is fresh out of Glasgow Veterinary College and eager to follow his dream to become a vet in the magnificent Yorkshire Dales. Continuing on from the fourth season, the war persists to cast a long shadow on the residents of Skeldale House. James tries to return to his pregnant wife, whilst Helen prepares for labour.
Starring Nicholas Ralph (Prey For The Devil), Anna Madeley (Utopia), and Rachel Shenton (Switched At Birth).