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Graham Norton to host BAFTA TV Awards

Graham Norton to host BAFTA TV Awards

Graham Norton will host the Virgin Media British Academy Television Awards. BAFTA have announced the 55-year-old comedian will present the ceremony, which will take place on Sunday May 12th at Royal Festival Hall in central London, and the star can’t wait to see some top TV talent "rewarded" on the night. Graham said: "It has been almost 15 years since I first hosted the Telev... »

Peaky Blinders will ‘almost certainly’ run for 7 series

Peaky Blinders will ‘almost certainly’ run for 7 series

‘Peaky Blinders’ creator Steven Knight says series five is "the best yet" and there will be two more to follow. The 60-year-old screenwriter says the upcoming season of the BBC drama will have viewers on the "edge of their series", and has revealed there will "almost certainly" be a total of seven seasons. Speaking to talkSPORT, Knight said: "We just ... »

Stacey Dooley and Joe Sugg to host BBC’s NYE concert

Stacey Dooley and Joe Sugg to host BBC’s NYE concert

‘Strictly Come Dancing’ winner Stacey Dooley and fellow finalist Joe Sugg are to host BBC One’s upcoming New Year’s Eve concert. The 31-year-old broadcaster and 27-year-old vlogger will co-present the spectacular bash – which will feature music from pop group Madness – live from Central Hall Westminster in London. Stacey said: "2018 has been such a fantasti... »

Peaky Blinders’ Tommy Shelby to face ‘darkest force’ in series 5

Peaky Blinders’ Tommy Shelby to face ‘darkest force’ in series 5

Cillian Murphy has started filming the fifth series of ‘Peaky Blinders’ with his character set to face his "darkest force" yet. The 42-year-old actor’s alter-ego Tommy Shelby will be up against it more than ever when the popular BBC drama returns as the Shelby family try to deal with the 1930s following the financial crash of 1929. Creator Steven Knight said: "The ... »

Take That get BBC special to mark anniversary

Take That get BBC special to mark anniversary

Take That will mark their 30th anniversary with a new BBC One documentary. ‘Take That and Us’, which will air later this year, will feature fans sharing their stories of how the boy band affected their lives as well as the trio’s own reflections on their years on the spotlight. Made by Indigo Television, the show will follow Gary Barlow, Mark Owen, and Howard Donald as they meet ... »

Michelle Dockery is a secret DJ

Michelle Dockery is a secret DJ

Michelle Dockery is a DJ. The ‘Downton Abbey’ actress may have made a name for herself playing Lady Mary Crawley in the hit period drama, but acting isn’t her only talent as she willingly jumped on the decks while shooting her Netflix series ‘Godless’ in New Mexico to show her co-stars how well she can mix tracks and create her own beats. Speaking to the Sun newspaper... »

Imelda Staunton joins Downton Abbey movie cast

Imelda Staunton joins Downton Abbey movie cast

Imelda Staunton has joined the cast of the ‘Downton Abbey’ movie. The ‘Harry Potter’ actress will appear alongside her husband Jim Carter – who plays butler Charles Carson in the popular TV series – in the motion picture, which has officially started production. Geraldine James, Simon Jones, David Haig, Tuppence Middleton, Kate Phillips, and Stephen Campbell Moo... »

Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins to host new BBC show

Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins to host new BBC show

Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins have secured a new presenting job with the BBC. The pair – known as Mel and Sue – previously hosted the popular baking competition ‘The Great British Bake Off’, before they quit the show out of loyalty to the BBC after they lost the rights to rival broadcaster Channel 4. Now, the duo have landed a new gig on a Saturday night prime time slot, as ... »