Fate of Danny Dyer thriller Heat revealed after string of brutal reviews | The Sun

THE fate of Danny Dyer's Channel 5 thriller Heat has been confirmed after a string of brutal reviews.

Former EastEnders pub landlord Danny, 46, starred in the series which was set in Australia.

The four-episode drama aired in July and was stripped across an entire week.

It saw Danny play the character of British ex-pat Steve Cameron who emigrated to Australia with his best friend Brad Fisher.

The cast included Scottish-born actor and presenter Darren McMullen, Jane AllsopPia MirandaOlympia Valance and Neighbours star Richie Morris.

But despite the potential for a second season, Heat won't be back for another run.

read more on danny dyer


Strictly’s biggest backstage feuds – including MasterChef star's savage dig


Danny Dyer wears pink undies & puffs on cigarette on set of new comedy series

An TV insider told us: "Channel 5 were very happy with Heat but they only intended for it to be one dramatic series.

"It was a joint venture with Network 10 Down Dnder like other series they've done with big British actors.

"Jason Herbison, who is also the exec producer of Neighbours, only penned one series anyway."

Viewers watched Steve and Brad get together with their families at Brad's huge mansion when a fast-spreading bushfire threatens their lives.

Most read in Drama


Poldark and Outlander stars romp in streamy new Channel 4 thriller

back in the cells

Iconic 80s TV show set for huge reunion 45 years on from first episode


Casualty star teases epic return as livid BBC fans fume ‘I’m having withdrawals’


Grantchester star Robson Green shares first look at Will Davenport’s replacement

Money woes and affairs were also brought to the surface which resulted in two main characters being killed off.

Heat opened to an official audience of 1.83 million viewers – with the final episode pulling in 1.36 million.

It received brutal reviews from Channel 5 viewers – with some 'losing the will to live' and switching off after one episode.

One telly watcher said the programme was so boring they had 'started their Christmas shopping'.

Source: Read Full Article