UK Television

MANGEL'd: The Accidental Fame of an Anarchist OR How an Aussie Soap Character Stole my Identity

Mark Little | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Mark Little

I put my agitprop comedy theatre and my cinematic art ambitions aside, swallowed my pride and threw myself into the absurd world of Soap Opera. The work was relentless and demanding, a grinding sausage factory of five day a week TV.

Michelle Praises 'Corrie' Ahead Of BBC Drama Debut

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

Michelle Keegan has nothing but kind words for her former ‘Coronation Street’ bosses, with the actress praising the soap ahead of her new show’s...

David Reveals He Once Asked Out ALL Of Girls Aloud

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 05.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

David Walliams is set to appear on ‘The Graham Norton Show’ on Friday, where he discusses rumours that he once dated Cheryl Fernandez-Versini. ...

The Curious Business of Casting

Julia Wagner | Posted 04.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Julia Wagner

I found that one of the most enjoyable and interesting tasks of an agent's assistant is to submit the selections in response to a casting call, mainly because the agent's suggestions often baffled me, but also because I enjoy seeing the very earliest stages of a production.

BBC Licence Fee: Supports Commercial Broadcasters, too

Tony Ballard | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Tony Ballard

The Committee suggests that the licence fee should be extended to cover catch-up TV and that some BBC services might be provided on subscription. But beyond this it recommends only "careful thought".

'Bondage For Beginners' Proves A Step Too Far For Viewers Of ITV's This Morning

Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK

A 'bondage for beginners' slot on ITV's This Morning has prompted 120 complaints from startled audience members. Broadcaster watchdog Ofcom confirm...

Surprise, Surprise! Katie Has Something (Nasty) To Say About Danny's Engagement

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 03.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘EastEnders’ star Danny Dyer has become embroiled in a bitter war of words with Katie Hopkins, just hours after announcing his engagement. Nat...

'Immigration Street' Says More About The TV Industry Than It Does About Immigration

Alice Carder | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Entertainment
Alice Carder

As a filmmaker 'Immigration Street' makes me sad because it glaringly captures on camera the fact that our media industry is an 'us and them' scenario. Why weren't any of the filmmakers immigrants? Why was every single crew member I saw white skinned?

'Emmerdale' Star Defends Rape Storyline

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 02.03.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Emmerdale’ star Natalie Anderson has appeared on ‘This Morning’ to discuss her character’s sexual assault storyline. In the show, Alici...

19-Year-Old 'ANTM' Star Mirjana Found Dead In Triple Homicide

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Mirjana Puhar, a former ‘America’s Next Top Model’ star, has been killed in a “triple homicide”, reports TMZ. The 19-year-old, who appea...

'EastEnders' Meets 'Boyhood' Is Nothing Short Of Amazing

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 26.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘EastEnders’ live week and Awards season may be over, but we’ve found a new video that will keep you entertained for weeks. Introducing: ‘Beal...

Corrie Recruits Former 'Brookside' Star For Romantic Storyline

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 25.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Former ‘Brookside’ star Mark Moraghan is set to join the cast of ‘Coronation Street’, it has been confirmed. The actor will play Eileen Gr...

'NHS: £2 Billion a Week & Counting'. Quick,Nurse, the TV Screens.

Paul Marshall | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Entertainment
Paul Marshall

Finally, I figured out the reason for the disturbance. It was none other than Aneurin Bevan, the architect of the National Health Service, spinning in his grave. Yes, I was watching Channel 4's NHS: £2 Billion a Week & Counting.

'EastEnders' Spoiler! Peter Says Goodbye

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 24.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Peter Beale and Lauren Branning have a tough decision to make in ‘EastEnders’, after discovering the truth about who killed Lucy. MORE 'EASTEND...

'Corrie' Faye's Teen Pregnancy To Be Discovered?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Faye Windass is forced to visit the doctors in 'Coronation Street' next week, when Anna decides her bad cold needs attention. However, this normal...

This Is The Most Random 'X Factor' Rumour We've Ever Heard

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘X Factor’ could one day welcome Snoop Dogg to the judging panel, according to, well, the man himself. Yes, Snoop is claiming that Simon Cowel...

Spoiler! 'EastEnders' Dot Remains Behind Bars

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Live week may be over, but that doesn’t mean the ‘EastEnders’ drama is going to stop. MORE 'EASTENDERS': This Is How The Killer Was Reveal...

Even Gillian's Family Had NO IDEA She Was Returning To 'EastEnders'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 21.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Gillian Taylforth has opened up about the lengths she went to, in order to make sure her ‘EastEnders’ comeback remained a secret. MORE 'EASTEN...

'EastEnders' Live Week Ends On A High

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 21.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘EastEnders’ ended its anniversary celebrations on a high on Friday night, with nearly 10 million viewers tuning in to see the live episode. M...

'EastEnders' Child Stars Praised By Fans After Live Performances

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

It’s been a hectic week for the cast of ‘EastEnders’, and on Friday night, the long-awaited live episode of the show was aired. MORE 'EASTEN...

'EastEnders' Dean Wicks Goes Missing

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

After dramatically attempting to set fire to the Queen Vic in Thursday night’s ‘EastEnders’, Dean Wicks managed to stun everyone again in the fi...

Beale Family Agree To Protect Bobby During 'EastEnders' Live Episode

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 21.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Friday night’s ‘EastEnders’ live episode was as dramatic as promised, and it didn’t take long for Ian Beale to work out that his new wife wasn...

From Jo Joyner To Bobby Beale, 'EastEnders' Live Week: The Best Bits

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Well, ‘EastEnders’ fans, it’s been quite the week hasn’t it? Live Week was billed as one of soap’s most-see events, and it’s fair to s...

You Won't Believe How Many People Complained About The Lucy Beale Reveal

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

Over 10 million watched Lucy Beale’s killer being revealed in ‘EastEnders’ on Thursday night, so how many people do you think complained about t...

A LOT Of People Watched 'EastEnders' On Thursday

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 20.02.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘EastEnders’ was a huge ratings hit on Thursday night, when the truth about Lucy Beale’s killer was revealed. MORE 'EASTENDERS': Here's Ev...