Tennant bags US Broadchurch role
David Tennant has been signed up to star in the US remake of Broadchurch.
In the new version, David will play an American detective looking for the killer of a young boy.
US Broadchurch is set to begin filming in January 2014 and will air on Fox.
Writer Chris Chibnall told Entertainment Weekly: "The DNA of the original is absolutely intact and filtered through a new prism. So it should still feel just as vibrant, and interesting, and strange, and unique, and beautiful.
"We're not going to do the terrible version. We're going to do a great version."