ITV Royal Wedding
ITV today announced that Julie
Etchingham and Phillip Schofield will present ITV’s
live, coverage of the Royal Wedding of Prince Harry and
Former Masterchef Contestant Dies In Marathon
MasterChef has paid tribute to a
contestant of the BBC show who died after taking part in
the London Marathon.
BBC Man Defends Cliff Richard Decision
The BBC might have faced criticism had
it not reported that Sir Cliff Richard was being
investigated by police, a senior editor has told the
Britain's Best Home Cook
The search is on for Britain’s Best
Home Cook, in a new BBC One cookery competition,
starting on Thursday 4th May
Have I Got News For You
The new series of Have I Got News For
You will start with Jeremy Paxman in the presenter’s
chair for the very first time.
Bake Off Sponsors
Channel 4 has announced that Amazon
will be the new broadcast sponsors of The Great British
Bake Off for 2018.
Rylan Clark-Neal has joined the BBC’s
line-up for the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest coverage.
Actor Bill Maynard Dies
Heartbeat actor Bill Maynard has died
at the age of 89, his family has confirmed.
Former Game of Thrones and Outlander
actor Tobias Menzies will star as Prince Philip in the
Netflix show, opposite Olivia Colman as the Queen.
The BBC has confirmed that the final
two episodes of Peter Kay's Car Share are to be
broadcast on BBC One in May.
All Together Now Returns
BBC One has announced that the
Saturday night entertainment show All Together Now will
be returning following a successful first run.
Simon Cowell To Produce BBC Show
Simon Cowell’s entertainment company
is to produce a new talent series for ITV’s rival
broadcaster – the BBC.
Suzuki Axes Ant and Dec Deal
Car company Suzuki has axed its
advertising deal with Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly,
two days after McPartlin was charged with drink-driving.
Harry Hill’s Alien Fun Capsule will
return to ITV in April with a new series airing on
BBC Brings Back Cookery Favourites
The BBC is bringing back some of its
most popular cooking shows on BBC iPlayer this Easter,
with the likes Fanny Cradock, Delia Smith, Keith Floyd
ITV has announced a new weekend chat
show fronted by Radio 2 presenter Zoe Ball.
Dec Presents Show Alone
Declan Donnelly will present Saturday
Night Takeaway on his own for the rest of this series,
ITV has confirmed.
Katie Boyle Dies
Television host and actress Katie
Boyle, Lady Saunders, has died “peacefully at home” aged 91, her
agent has said.
New Impressions Show
Pointless host Alexander Armstrong
will be fronting an ITV panel show centred around
Saturday Night Takeaway
Saturday Night Takeaway will not be
broadcast this weekend as co-host Ant McPartlin returns
to treatment, ITV has said.
The Silent Child
BBC One is to screen the Oscar-winning
British short film The Silent Child on Good Friday,
giving UK viewers the first chance to see it.
Filming begins this month on a new
crime thriller Dark Heart starring Tom Riley
Frank Skinner Plays Johnny Cash
Frank Skinner to star as Johnny Cash
in Sky’s Urban Myths
New ITV Drama
ITV has announced the commission of a
new drama series called Deep Water.
Gender Pay Gap Hits The Crown
The creators of The Crown have
admitted Claire Foy – who portrays the Queen – was paid
less than her male counterpart.
Broadcaster and comedian Jim Bowen,
best known for hosting darts-based game show Bullseye in
the 1980s and '90s, has died at the age of 80.
The Boat Race
Clare Balding will present live coverage from
the banks of the River Thames, as Oxford and Cambridge
universities meet for the 80th anniversary of
the Boat Race on Saturday, March 24.
Channel 4 has commissioned a new
reality series in which two teams of friends will jet
off to join 2,500 holidaymakers on a luxury cruise liner
with a difference.
Football Pundit Suspended
Former Liverpool footballer Jamie
Carragher has been suspended from his job as a Sky
Sports pundit after he was captured on video spitting at
a teenage girl through the window of his car as he
pulled up alongside the vehicle her father was driving.
ITV has commissioned a sixth series of
the detective drama, Endeavour.
UK broadcasters will pay tribute to
Sir Ken Dodd tonight with a host of last minute schedule
changes to mark the death of the comedy legend, who has
passed away aged 90.
Clarkson To Host Millionaire
Jeremy Clarkson is to be the new host
of ITV quiz show Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?