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A Herculean Task - Adapting Poirot For TV

Roger Crow | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

Acclaimed playwright Nick Dear, the man who penned Danny Boyle's version of Frankenstein (with Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller) for the National Theatre, knows the character better than most, having adapted six of Christie's Poirot novels for the small screen.

Ant And Dec Land £30m Deal

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Ant and Dec have landed a new £30m deal to stay with ITV through to December 2016. It means the Geordie pair will continue to front their popular ...

ITV To Launch 'X Factor' Rival?

Posted 15.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

ITV is reported to be launching a UK version of Israeli talent show 'Rising Star', which has been touted as 'X Factor' with a 'technological twist'. ...

Big Band Night For X Factor Acts

PA | Posted 10.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Strobe lights and garish get-ups gave way to side partings and swing as 'The X Factor' ditched last week's disco theme in favour of the big band sound...

BT Sport Wins £897m Champions League TV Rights

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.11.2013 | UK Sport

BT Sport have won exclusive rights for both Champions League and Europa League football in an £897 million package. Beginning from 2015-16, BT wil...

The World at War at 40

Roger Crow | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

The World at War is one of the most ambitious documentary series ever made. A mammoth 26 hours charting key points in the history of World War Two.

ITV Show Shuns Cambridge Student For Being Female

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.11.2013 | UK Universities & Education

ITV told the president of a student debating society should could not appear on its programme because she was female, even asking her to find a man to...

Does ITV Want Dannii Back?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 21.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Sharon Osbourne and Gary Barlow have both announced this year will be their last on 'X Factor' and now it seems ITV are looking for a familiar face to...

A Terrorist Recruitment Video With a Difference

Cordelia Kretzschmar | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK
Cordelia Kretzschmar

He is speaking from Somalia in the name of Al Shabab, but he has an impeccable British accent and he's appealing directly to Muslims in the UK. He w...

Exposing Britain's Booming Cannabis Industry

Conor Woodman | Posted 15.12.2013 | UK Entertainment
Conor Woodman

Over the last three months, I've been making a film for ITV's Exposure strand on Britain's cannabis industry. I wanted to take a different approach to the usual 'blue light', following the police style of law and order programming that we've seen a lot of on our screens in recent years and get inside the cannabis business to see it from the criminals point-of-view.

Sally Bercow Appears On ITV's Big Star's Little Stars With Tattoo

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.10.2013 | UK Entertainment

Sally Bercow has appeared on ITV’s Big Star’s Little Stars sporting a tattoo on her left shoulder with the names of her three children inked insid...

Gino D'Acampo Spills The Beans

Richard Brownlie-Marshall | Posted 30.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Richard Brownlie-Marshall

In my role as an Easy Team ambassador for Zanussi, I recently got the chance to meet up with the team's Captain, Gino D'Acampo, in Newcastle's Fenwick.

Former Boybander Joins 'Birds Of A Feather'

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.09.2013 | UK Entertainment

Former boyband star Matt Willis has joined the TV revival of 'Birds Of A Feather'. Willis, who is best known for his days in Busted, is joining the...

WATCH: Amanda Knox Gives First Live Interview On British TV

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.11.2013 | UK

Amanda Knox has said she would take a lie detector test to prove she is innocent of Meredith Kercher's murder. Watch the exclusive interview with ...

Guess Who Won The Ratings War

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 08.11.2013 | UK Entertainment

Strictly Come Dancing has stepped ahead of The X Factor as the shows clashed for the first time this year. The BBC1 contest drew an average audienc...

Was ITV Daybreak's Stranger Danger Experiment Groundbreaking Or Scaremongering?

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 04.11.2013 | UK

A chilling TV experiment has shown just how easy it is for a child to be lured away by a stranger. The ITV Daybreak investigation saw a handful of ...

The UK Film and TV Industry Is Booming and It's Largely Down to Two Women

Matt J Gallagher | Posted 15.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Matt J Gallagher

We've got a booming film and TV industry thanks to these two incredible and inspiring female role models, yet we make it so hard for women to return to work after having a child. Surely it is time for broadcaster and filmmakers to think again?

'Daybreak' Host Facing The Axe?

Posted 01.08.2013 | UK Entertainment

Aled Jones is facing the axe from 'Daybreak' as ITV bosses fail to increase the show's poor ratings. The 'Songs Of Praise' host was brought in wit...

Career Changes: Will I Always Be A Musician?

Josephine | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Josephine

Changing path is an exciting but scary thing to do.These are people who say "what the hell", throw caution to the wind (or do loads of research and come to an informed conclusion about their new direction in life), and say "I'm changing career".

Dramatic Emmerdale End For Williams

Posted 26.07.2013 | UK Entertainment

Emmerdale fans saw Sian Reese Williams come to the end of the road on the ITV soap on Thursday night when her character became the latest victim of se...

Google Launches Chromecast TV Dongle

Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.07.2013 | UK Tech

Not content with dominating your computer, Google are now looking to invade your TV. The web giant has announced the launch of Chromecast - basical...

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.