TV Is Dead: Long Live TV

Heather Killen | Posted 03.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Heather Killen

The popular truism for the past decade is that broadcast TV is dead. However, recent earnings from filmed entertainment companies suggest anything but. Filmed entertainment, including TV, is booming, and the share price ticker tells the tale.

America and Its Guns

Robert Moore | Posted 13.08.2013 | UK Politics
Robert Moore

Washington has moved on in the six months since Sandy Hook. Over 5,000 gun murders have taken place since then, a toll greater than all the US deaths of the Iraq War. Those names are being read out today in front of the Capitol, a stinging rebuke to Senators who voted against reform.

Soap Actor Faces Court On Sexual Abuse Charges

PA | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK

Coronation Street star Bill Roache will appear in court today accused of historic sexual offences against five girls. The veteran actor was charged...

Coronation TV - The Breakthrough From Posh to Popular Culture

Roz Morris | Posted 04.08.2013 | UK Entertainment
Roz Morris

Now that we are all looking at the Coronation again on its 60th anniversary, I can see that the Coronation being broadcast on TV was the real start of the new era when posh began to give way to popular culture.

Does Dancing Raccoon Impress On 'Britain's Got Talent'?

PA | Posted 17.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

A dancing raccoon and a painting donkey will be seen trying to steal Pudsey's crown as the nation's most skilful pet on tonight's Britain's Got Talent...

911'S Big Scottish Album Reunion‏

Dean Midas Maynard | Posted 08.05.2013 | UK Entertainment
Dean Midas Maynard

911 one of the biggest pop acts of the 90s and stars of ITV's The Big Reunion series and tour are returning to their Scottish roots to relight their pop career....I went to find out more.

A Close Encounter With Bollywood Legend Dev Anand

Nina Nannar | Posted 07.07.2013 | UK Entertainment
Nina Nannar

I was giving a lift to one of the greatest Bollywood legends of all time, Indian cinema's legendary heartthrob, the man we called our Gregory Peck. Dev Anand needed a lift to his hotel and I was the only one who could easily and quickly get my car our of the rammed, snow filled car park, (damn why hadn't I worn my nice sari?)

Now You Can Dress Like The 'Downton' Ladies

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 02.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Downton Abbey' fans are not just drawn to the ITV period drama for its touching storylines and great characters - the glorious costumes are also an a...

Adverts Instead Of Goals? It's ITV's Other Football Gaffes (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Sport

"So 99% of people, including many broadsheet football writers, don't understand how broadcasting works, at all," tweeted an ITV football writer after ...

Coronation Street Actor Bill Roache Arrested

Huffington Post UK/ PA | Sara C Nelson | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Bill Roache, the actor who plays Ken Barlow on Coronation Street, has been arrested on suspicion of an historic allegation of a sexual assault, source...

'BGT' Trumps 'The Voice' AGAIN

PA | Posted 28.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Britain's Got Talent' saw its audience drop by a million viewers on Saturday night but it remained way ahead of rival 'The Voice'. The third episo...

Pete Poised To Get His Tools Out

The Huffington Post UK | Ashley Percival | Posted 25.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

Peter Andre has been unveiled as the new host of daytime DIY show, '60 Minute Makeover'. And here was us hoping that Claire Sweeney would make a re...

Samantha Brick: ‘My Husband Is Very Supportive But He'd Divorce Me If I Became Overweight'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 22.06.2013 | UK

She became famous for claiming her life had been blighted by the jealousy other women experienced when confronted with her mesmerising beauty. An...

Simon Cowell Gets a BGT Soaking

PA | Posted 19.06.2013 | UK Entertainment

Simon Cowell gets a soaking from fellow Britain's Got Talent judge Amanda Holden after the pair disagree about a pair of contestants. She holds a g...

Bahrain Police Question British TV Crew

The Huffington Post UK/PA | David Hobbs | Posted 19.04.2013 | UK

A British TV crew were held and questioned at a police station in Bahrain as they filmed ahead of Sunday's Grand Prix. The ITV team of five had tra...

'BGT' Trounces 'The Voice' In Ratings Battle

PA | Posted 15.04.2013 | UK Entertainment

'Britain's Got Talent' trounced 'The Voice' as the two shows clashed for the first time this year, drawing in excess of five million more viewers. ...

The Philpott Tragedy Has Nothing to Do With Welfare

Hannah Buchanan | Posted 05.06.2013 | UK
Hannah Buchanan

It was said by the prosecution in the trial of Mick and Mairead Philpott that they had started the fire at 18 Victory Road in order to "frame" his mis...

Apple TV Might Be Controlled By A Magic iRing

The Huffington Post UK | Christopher York | Posted 05.04.2013 | UK Tech

The latest rumour in the seemingly never-ending saga that is Apple's much anticipated "iTV" is a wearable remote control dubbed the "iRing". The st...

Richard And Judy's 'This Morning' Return

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

Richard and Judy are to return to 'This Morning', the show they hosted from 1988 until 2001, for the show's 25th anniversary celebrations. The much...

ITV Reveals 'Strictly' Rival

Posted 14.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

ITV are set to take on the BBC's 'Strictly Come Dancing' with their own version of the ballroom hit, by mixing it with the 'Mr & Mrs' format. The n...

Where's Ant? Dec Goes Solo At Awards Bash

PA | Posted 12.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Declan Donnelly relished a rare solo appearance today after his TV partner Anthony McPartlin fell sick. The Britain's Got Talent and I'm A Celebrit...

VOTE: Should ITV Axe Bleakley?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 11.03.2013 | UK Entertainment

Three years ago she was the TV presenting world's Golden Girl, but now Christine Bleakley is reportedly facing the axe from ITV. A story in the Mir...

Beth Tweddle Wins Dancing On Ice

PA | Posted 10.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Olympic gymnast Beth Tweddle was crowned Dancing on Ice champion tonight after an "electric" performance of the Bolero - made famous by Jayne Torvill ...

Dancing on Ice Vote Cancelled

PA | Posted 03.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

The viewers' vote on Dancing On Ice was cancelled as contestant Gareth Thomas was too ill to perform and had to withdraw. The former rugby player h...

'Stars In Their Eyes' Style Show In The Works

PA | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK Entertainment

ITV bosses are planning a new Saturday night show - billed as a cross between 'The X Factor' and 'Stars In Their Eyes'. The Sun reported that 'Your...