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Doctor Who Leads Tv Nominations

Doctor Who is leading the pack at this year's National TV Awards after picking up a hat-trick of nominations.The sci-fi series is nominated in the most popular drama category alongside fellow BBC show Life on...

By on 15 October 2007

Ex-corrie Actor's Wife Tied Up In Armed Robbery

The wife of former Coronation Street actor Ken Morley was tied up as masked men burgled the couple's home in Lancashire, police have revealed.Susan Morley was left in a "state of shock but otherwise unharmed"...

By on 07 October 2007

Jlc Picks Up Two Comedy Awards

Comedian Justin Lee Collins has claimed two gongs at the Loaded Laftas Comedy Awards.The Bristolian was named funniest man, as well as picking up the funniest double act award for his partnership with Friday Night...

By on 04 October 2007

Bedingfield Wins At Digital Music Awards

Natasha Bedingfield has been awarded the best pop artist prize at the BT Digital Music Awards in north London.The Unwritten star picked up the gong at the ceremony in Camden's hallowed Roundhouse venue, before performing...

By on 04 October 2007

Sequel For The Queen?

A sequel for Oscar-winning film The Queen is in development, reports claim.Director Peter Morgan is to direct the final part of his 'Blair trilogy', which began with Channel 4 film The Deal in 2003, this...

By on 02 October 2007

Gere Kiss Still Causing Trouble For Shilpa

Shilpa Shetty has continued to attract controversy over her kiss with Richard Gere.The Celebrity Big Brother winner hit the headlines in April when Gere kissed her on the cheek several times at an Aids-awareness event...

By on 28 September 2007

Diana Documentary Complaints Rejected

Britain's communications watchdog has knocked back viewer complaints that a controversial documentary on the death of Princess Diana was insensitive.Sixty-two complaints were recorded by Ofcom after Diana: The Witnesses in the Tunnel was broadcast on...

By on 24 September 2007

Bb Star In Racial Sitcom Remake

The agonisingly racist 1970s sitcom Love Thy Neighbour is set for a remake starring former Big Brother contestant Derek Laud.Unlike in the original, when a white left-wing trade unionist is appalled by the Conservative-supporting black...

By on 24 September 2007

Baby Girl For Charlotte Church

Singer turned TV presenter Charlotte Church and rugby player Gavin Henson are celebrating the birth of their daughter.A message on Church's official blog confirmed the couple's new arrival, with the healthy baby girl weighing 6lbs...

By on 22 September 2007

New Scandal Wracks British Tv

British television, which has been accused by broadcast regulators of airing false and misleading contests and documentaries in recent months, has become embroiled in yet another controversy after police in West Midlands accused the Channel...

Big Brother Courts New Controversy In Australia

The Big Brother reality series, which has courted controversy in its various incarnations internationally, has touched off a new storm, this time in Australia, after it was disclosed that one of the contestants in the...

More Revelations About British Broadcast Scam

In what is fast becoming a scandal involving virtually all of Britain's major broadcasters, London newspapers today (Friday) revealed new allegations that programs featuring competitions in which viewers pay a telephone fee to vote on...

Another U.k. Reality Show In Hot Water

Another British reality-show contestant has created a new storm of controversy by remarking on the air that she's in favor of slavery and that she doesn't "like it when foreigners come into this country and...

Storm Subsides Over U.k. Reality Show

Bringing to an end one of the stormiest affairs in British broadcasting history, a contestant on the reality show Celebrity Big Brother has been ousted by a vote of 82 percent of British viewers. The...

Big Brother Touches Off International Incident

A national uproar has arisen in India over the treatment of Bollywood star Shilpa Shetty on Britain's Celebrity Big Brother by fellow contestants, with protests being staged in some cities and newspaper front pages ablaze...

Phone Company Will Provide Video-on-demand In U.k.

British Telecom (BT), Britain's principal phone company, plans to launch a video-on-demand (VOD) service next week that will allow users with broadband connections and a settop box to watch programs either by streaming them after...

British Newscaster In Row Over Poppy

A British television newscaster is courting controversy by refusing to wear a paper poppy on the air to commemorate Remembrance Day -- the equivalent of America's Veterans' Day. Jon Snow, a news anchor on Channel...

British Cabinet Member Admits He Urged Al-jazeera Bombing

Former British Home Secretary David Blunkett has acknowledged that he urged Prime Minister Tony Blair to bomb the Baghdad facilities of the Arab news channel al-Jazeera shortly after the invasion of Iraq. As reported by...

Fake Tv Documentary Death Of A President Praised, Panned

A controversial British film titled Death of a President, which takes place in the not-too-distant future and revolves around the assassination of President Bush in 2007 is due to have its world premiere at the...

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