Garrow’s Law axed

Garrow's LawBBC One historical drama Garrow’s Law, starring Andrew Buchan, has been axed after three seasons.

The historical legal drama was created by Tony Marchant and was based on a real 18th century lawyer. The series starred Andrew Buchan, Alun Armstrong and Lyndsey Marshall and its most recent series aired during the Autumn attracting over 4 million viewers against the X Factor.

However, the Radio Times reports that Garrow’s Law will not be returning for a fourth season. The drama is the latest to be axed by BBC One controller Danny Cohen whose previous victims include fellow Sunday evening dramas Zen and Lark Rise to Candleford – the ending of which prompted a huge outcry for audiences. Last week it was revealed Waking the Dead spin-off The Body Farm, which starred Tara Fitzgerald and Keith Allen, had also been axed.