Published on August 10th, 2010 | by Andrew Reynolds
Torchwood Smile Time Happy Hour!
Sex! Death! Murder! But lets not forget the laughs. Everyone’s favourite knock-a-bout laugh riot Torchwood will continue to provide japes and guffaws for the news series according to His Mightiness Russell T. Davies.
“I sit there in the editing room saying, ‘Don’t cut that joke! Cut the plot, cut the murder, cut the story, but don’t cut the joke’.”
He added: “It will always be a cheeky show.”
Davies also let slip that the plot for the series wasn’t originally envisioned for the show:
“[The plot] had been ticking away in my mind for a long while,” he explained. “And suddenly I thought, there’s a popular show, there’s a great story, let’s put them together. It felt like it definitely could move forward and become new again.”
Torchwood: The New World airs simultanously on the Starz network in the US and BBC 1 in the UK in Summer 2011.
(Via Digital Spy)