Peston's Mistake: Don't Fall For Your Own Hype

Grant Feller | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Entertainment
Grant Feller

Robert Peston is a Number Two. A quite brilliant Number Two, one of the best in the business. The sort of Number Two everyone wants by their side because he makes their job easier and them look better. But he's still a Number Two. Which is why his much-anticipated transfer to ITV will be a disaster.

It Could Be Robert Peston V Andrew Marr On Sunday Mornings

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 07.10.2015 | UK

Robert Peston could be squaring up against Andrew Marr, as it was confirmed he would leave the BBC for ITV and host a rival Sunday politics show. H...

Simon Cowell Has A Rare Moment Of Sympathy For The BBC

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 05.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

In a rare moment of sympathy for his telly rival, Simon Cowell has claimed that it would be “unfair” of ITV to steal ‘The Voice’ from the BBC....

David Schwimmer's New Sitcom May Be Difficult Watch For 'GMB' Bosses

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 01.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

David Schwimmer is returning to UK screens with a brand new sitcom. The former ‘Friends’ actor is starring in a new comedy about a failing bre...

10 Completely WTF Eamonn Holmes Moments

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 30.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

As one of TV's best known faces, Eamonn Holmes' long career in broadcasting has spanned many highs and lows. As a journalist, Holmes doesn't fear t...

Is Nicola Walker This Year's Olivia Colman?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

With roles in not one but two of the biggest-budget primetime TV dramas coming our way over the next few weeks, Nicola Walker seems to have stepped in...

Robert Peston Looks Poised To Jump Ship From The BBC

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 29.09.2015 | UK

The BBC's famed economics editor Robert Peston is poised to jump ship to rival station ITV, after officials sought to score a coup recruitment by poac...

QUIZ: How Well Do You Know Your ITV Shows?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 24.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

ITV have been celebrating their 60th anniversary this week, which has inspired us to go down memory lane and remember some of our favourite shows. ...

Save Our Street: How 'Corrie' Can Return to Its Former Glory

Martyn Hett | Posted 22.09.2015 | UK Entertainment
Martyn Hett

Stuart Blackburn is leaving his role as executive producer after what has arguably been Coronation Street's most catastrophic era of all time. Bizarre plotlines, stunt-casting and an overall decrease in quality has seen even the most hard-core of Corrie fans (myself included) questioning their loyalty to the show.

Why Has THIS Show Been Voted ITV's Best Ever?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 22.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

It probably won't come as any surprise that, of the hundreds of shows broadcast by ITV during its 60-year history, the show voted the best of all time...

Confirmed! Jenna Swaps Doctor Who For New ITV Drama

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 18.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

Jenna Coleman has confirmed that she has filmed her final ‘Doctor Who’ scenes, after accepting a role on a new ITV drama, in which she’ll play a...

The 12 TV Dramas You Won't Want To Miss This Autumn

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 14.09.2015 | UK Entertainment

It may, but probably not, have escaped your notice that both 'The X Factor' and 'Strictly Come Dancing' have made their annual return to our schedules...

ITV 'In Plan To Steal One Of The Beeb's Biggest Coups'

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘The Voice’ could be about to land itself a brand new home, following reports that ITV is looking to steal the TV singing contest from the BBC. ...

Will 'Virgin Atlantic' Documentary Series Uncover A New Jeremy?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 07.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

To mark its 30th year, Virgin Atlantic have invited the cameras to go behind the curtains of this most colourful of airlines. Viewers will able to...

'Love Island' Airs 'Sex Scene' Despite Insisting They Wouldn't

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Love Island’ has risked controversy by airing a sex scene, despite bosses’ previous insistences that they wouldn’t show explicit footage. ...

Never Mind Your Daughter, Don't Put Your Doggy on the Stage

Paul Marshall | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Paul Marshall

Forget about whether Jules O'Dwyer should be stripped of the title and be made to return the prize money (a better idea would be if she gave the entire £250,000 to the RSPCA) or if she should continue to be allowed to perform at the Royal Variety Performance. Surely the bigger question is whether she should have been allowed to appear in the first place.

Crisis On The Cobbles: A Relationship on the Rocks

Martyn Hett | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Martyn Hett

As my TV recorder slowly fills itself with unwatched episodes of my beloved soap, I have found myself feeling demotivated. Corrie marathons used to be my idea of heaven, but nowadays they find themselves up there with 'tackle the ironing' on my list of chores. Why? Coronation Street has well and truly lost the plot.

It Appears Many People Didn't Realise ITV Staff Were Even On Strike

The Huffington Post UK/ PA | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 14.05.2015 | UK

ITV staff might be on strike today but many are wondering whether the network's slumping viewing figures will mean anyone will actually notice. Jo...

Election Night TV: Back To The Future On May 7th

Gary Rodger | Posted 05.05.2015 | UK Politics
Gary Rodger

As one popularity contest ends, another begins; at 10pm on Thursday, the broadcasters will mount their 2015 general election night programmes. Yet despite the promise of all-new gadgetry, interaction and virtual reality graphics, the most significant aspect of polling night television is how little it has fundamentally altered since the inaugural BBCtv results service in 1950.

Newzoids: Can Any ITV Satire Exorcise the Spectre of Spitting Image?

Marc Paterson | Posted 17.06.2015 | UK Entertainment
Marc Paterson

Newzoids debuted on ITV on Wednesday 15 April and brought with it the return of puppetry to our screens. In place of latex, Newzoids has marionettes, ...

Media Psychology: TV and Politics - If Media Keep It Real, So Will The People

Jasmine Dotiwala | Posted 14.06.2015 | UK
Jasmine Dotiwala

Where I work at Media Trust, we claim that media is a powerful tool to influence and change lives. We work with the media industry to empower charities and communities to have a voice and be heard.

People Tell Me What I'm Doing Is Amazing, but Just Taking the Time to Get in Touch. That's Amazing.

Suzanne Burnett | Posted 07.06.2015 | UK Parents
Suzanne Burnett

Although coping with an invisible illness isn't just about how you feel. Yes I am in pain every second of every day but I can manage my pain. I also get horrific migraines and all kind kinds symptoms pop up that I don't expect. What makes life difficult is attitude, not mine.

Thunderbirds Are Go: The Preview

Roger Crow | Posted 29.05.2015 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

Thunderbirds are back, but is the new version of Gerry Anderson's classic puppet saga any good? Well, the answer is yes and no.

Don't Stop Your Talking

Simon Daglish | Posted 24.05.2015 | UK
Simon Daglish

Advertising Week Europe is an all too rare chance for us to get together as an industry and reflect, challenge, contemplate and celebrate. It is a co...

'Billion Dollar Chicken Shop' Doc Reveals The Life Of Fast Food Birds

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 18.03.2015 | UK

A new documentary about fast food giant KFC is set to show the reality of conditions for the millions of chickens its customers eat every year. In ...