UK Television

Sony Lodges Patent Request for Interactive TV Ads

Wayne Beynon | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Tech
Wayne Beynon

Through the use of motion capture and voice recognition technology, Sony hope to make advertising on television interactive and 'playable.' One such example in their patent proposal is a suggested advert for McDonalds, in which the user is prompted to say the word 'McDonalds' before the ad will disappear and viewing can resume.

Danniella For 'CBB'?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Former ‘EastEnders’ star Danniella Westbrook could be entering the ‘Celebrity Big Brother’ house, according to reports. The actress has hi...

Confirmed! 'The Jump' Line-Up Announced

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

The line-up for the 2015 series of ‘The Jump’ has been confirmed, with stars including Heather Mills and ‘Made In Chelsea’ star Louise Thompso...

How BBC3 Changed the Future of War Reporting

Christian Hill | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Christian Hill

As the world becomes an increasingly dangerous place for foreign correspondents, the MoD is rebooting its relationship with the media, drawing upon the skills of the servicemen and women already out on the ground. Who needs reporters, when you can do it all by yourself?

10 Stars Who've Fallen Victim To The 'Strictly' Curse

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

While it’d be easy to think that the hardest thing about ‘Strictly Come Dancing’ is learning how to tell your Argentine Tango from your Viennese...

Cheryl Hints At 'X Factor' Exit

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Cheryl Fernandez-Versini has stunned fans of ‘The X Factor’, revealing that she might not return to the show for the next series. MORE 'X FACT...

'The Addams Family' Star Ken Dies

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Ken Weatherwax, who starred as Pugsley in ‘The Addams Family’ has died at the age of 59. The actor died following a suspected heart attack on ...

Heather Mills Eyes Channel 4 Reality Show

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 09.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Heather Mills, who was once married to Paul McCartney, is set to sign up for Channel 4’s winter sports show ‘The Jump’, according to reports. ...

'X Factor' Finalists Prepare For Battle

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Lauren Platt has narrowly missed out on a place in the ‘X Factor’ final, exiting the show on Sunday night after a sing-off against Andrea Faustini...

'EastEnders' Spoiler! Look Who's Back...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 08.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Barbara Windsor will return as ‘EastEnders’ favourite Peggy Mitchell for the soap’s 30th anniversary celebrations, it has been announced. MOR...

Are These The Most Emotional Soap Moments Of 2014?

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

It's been a rollercoaster ride in Soapland, and ‘Coronation Street’ kicked off the year with one of the most emotional storylines ever, when the m...

'EastEnders' First Look! The Carters' Christmas Turns Sour

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Carter family are set to spend their first Christmas in the Queen Vic this year, arriving after in Albert Square just under a year ago. MORE '...

Roy Faces An Emotional Task In 'Coronation Street'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘Coronation Street’ star David Neilson has been spotted filming some emotional scenes in Manchester, as his character, Roy Cropper, prepares to sc...

'EastEnders' Peter Attempts To Explain Drug Secret

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Peter Beale is set for a tough time in tonight’s ‘EastEnders’ (Thursday 4 December), as he tries to explain himself to his dad, Ian. MORE 'E...

Revealed! The Soap Stars Who've Switched Shows...

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 04.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

In the soap world, loyalty is usually rather important. Whether you’re a Mitchell, Dingle or one of the McQueen clan, switching sides is an absolute...

Andrea And Ben On 'Biscuit Ban' Ahead Of 'X Factor' Final

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

‘X Factor’ hopefuls Andrea Faustini and Ben Haenow have been put on a diet ahead of the show’s final, according to reports. MORE 'X FACTOR':...

Nadia Strips Off Before Leaving 'I'm A Celeb'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 03.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

This year’s ‘I’m A Celeb’ campers haven’t exactly been shy when it comes to stripping off and Nadia Forde is the latest star to get her kit ...

Divas, Luvvies and Starlets Do Battle: 'The Great Culture Quiz'

Laura-Jane Foley | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Laura-Jane Foley

Hosted by the bright and beautiful Anita Rani, the quiz is influenced by QI and University Challenge. Over four rounds teams are tested on a wide range of arts trivia from David Bowie to George Eliot.

Made In Chelsea Review - Series 8 Episode 7

Francesca Newman-Young | Posted 02.12.2014 | UK Entertainment
Francesca Newman-Young

I've been out of Chelsea for some time, but if you saw last night's episode you know that's all about to change. Whilst I've been away Alik and Louise's relationship has had a few, erm, hiccups.

Another Couple Leave 'Strictly'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 30.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Casualty' star Sunetra Sarker and her partner Brendan Cole have left 'Strictly Come Dancing' after losing to Mark Wright and Karen Hauer in the dance...

Busted! 'Corrie' Couple Caught Out

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 30.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

There’s trouble in store for Gary and Alya in the coming episodes of ‘Coronation Street’, as they are set for an awkward run-in with the newcome...

Caroline Tops The 'Strictly' Leaderboard

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Entertainment

Caroline Flack triumphed in Saturday night’s ‘Strictly Come Dancing’, topping the leaderboard with an impressive score of 39 out of 40. SEE ...

'X Factor' Andrea Wows With Italian Performance

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 30.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

In Saturday night’s ‘X Factor’, each act had an extra challenge as, for the first time in this series, they were tasked with singing two songs e...

Spoiler! Phil Confronts Nasty Nick

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 30.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

The game is finally up for Nick Cotton in ‘EastEnders’, when he comes face-to-face with Walford’s resident hardman Phil Mitchell. MORE 'EAST...

'I'm A Celeb' Stars 'On Stand-By For Evacuation'

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 29.11.2014 | UK Entertainment

The ‘I’m A Celebrity’ campers could be evacuated from the jungle if severe storms arrive, according to reports. READ MORE: Mel, Kendra And ...