ITV director calls for more 'happy' dramas
ITV's director of TV, Kevin Lygo, has called for "more fun and lightness" in TV drama, saying he's "a bit tired of endless murders" on the small screen.
Speaking at a Bafta event on Monday, Lygo said he wants more "happy, life-affirming" dramas like The Durrells and The Good Karma Hospital.
"I bet you well over half our drama output will always have in some way crime at its heart," he added.
But he said such programmes "don't have to be quite so brutalised".
"I'm a bit tired of endless murders where in the first five minutes someone,... read more
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