What happened to Bluestone 42?

What happened to Bluestone 42?

In a statement, the writers said: “We’re sad to announce that Bluestone 42 will not be returning for a fourth series. Overall, it was felt that the show had run its course, with the return of the troops from Afghanistan, and the move of BBC Three to an online platform.”

Why did Mills leave Bluestone?

You won a lot of fans as Corporal ‘Millsy’ Mills in the first series of controversial comedy Bluestone 42. Why did you decide not to do series two? I felt very fortunate to be part of Bluestone 42 but it’s filmed in South Africa and would have meant months away filming. I wanted to pursue other opportunities.

Where was Bluestone 42 set?

South Africa
Bluestone 42 was filmed entirely on location in South Africa. The 8×30 minute series is produced by BBC In-house Comedy Productions. The Producer is Michelle Farr (Two Pints Of Lager And A Packet Of Crisps, Whites) and the Executive Producer is Stephen McCrum (Mrs Brown’s Boys).

Where can I watch Bluestone 42 in the UK?

BBC Three – Bluestone 42, Series 1.

Does BBC iPlayer have Bluestone 42?

Bluestone 42: On BBC iPlayer now.

Who wrote Bluestone 42?

Bluestone 42 series 3: Writers Richard Hurst and James Carey on the Afghanistan BBC3 comedy – Radio Times.

Where can I watch our war?

Watch Our War (Season 1) | Prime Video.

Is our war on BritBox?

Included with BritBox on Amazon for $6.99/month after trial Sold by Amazon.com Services LLC.

How much is BritBox monthly?

How much does BritBox cost? A BritBox monthly subscription costs $6.99 / £5.99, with annual subscription options available for $69.99 / £59.99.

Is BritBox free with Amazon Prime UK?

BritBox UK is available to Prime members for an additional monthly fee, via the Prime Video app to watch anytime, anywhere on smart TVs, mobile devices, and game consoles, or at Amazon.co.uk/channels.

How many episodes are in Bluestone 42?

On 20 March 2014 it was confirmed in a BBC announcement that Bluestone 42 had been recommissioned for a third and final series on 24 January 2014, consisting of six 30-minute episodes, produced by Michelle Farr. This series began airing on 9 March 2015 on BBC3 at 10pm.

Where was Bluestone 42 filmed?

Bluestone 42 is a comedy drama series about a British bomb disposal detachment in Afghanistan during Operation Herrick, first broadcast on 5 March 2013 on BBC Three. Filmed in South Africa, the show focuses on the camaraderie between the soldiers, situational comedy, bureaucracy, conflicts of interests and relationships,…

Who is the new captain of Bluestone 42?

With Nick out of Afghanistan, new ATO Captain Ellen Best takes charge of Bluestone 42. She is initially met with hostility from Bird due to her aforementioned attraction to Nick, but she later learns to respect, or even like her.

What happened to Simon in Bluestone 42?

A mortar attack on the patrol base sends Bluestone 42 diving for cover. Nick faces a gruelling challenge with a booby-trapped car bomb, while Simon finally stands up to his fiancée. This episode was originally due to air on 23 December but was postponed after a British soldier was killed during active service in Afghanistan.

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