Posts From Shaun Linden

Kennedy Keen To Reprise Corrie Role

Former Corrie star Kevin Kennedy has said that he would be willing to make a return to the long running ITV soap. The star who played Curly Watts for 20 years between 1983 and 2003 was axed in 2003 and there were rumours Kennedy’s well documented real life drink problem were to blame for the axing. Kennedy has since expressed a a desire to return to the show on more

Enders Archie WILL Be Back

EastEnders have confirmed that actor Larry Lamb will shortly return to filming with the soap. The character of Archie was first seen in July 2008 during a special week of episodes set in Weymouth. There the character told daughter Ronnie that her daughter whom she’d given up for adoption some years earlier had died. He also wooed Walford favourite Peggy Mitchell and he later arrived in the Square to be

Horne and Corden could return

BBC Three sketch show Horne and Corden could return for a second series despite poor reviews of the show. The BBC is apparently in “advance” talks with producers Tiger Aspect about a second season of new BBC Three sketch show Horne and Corden. The sketch show features James Corden and Matthew Horne and although it attracted strong ratings for its first episode the critics have not been kind to the

Casualty to move to Cardiff

BBC One’s Casualty is to move production from Bristol to Cardiff, the corporation has confirmed. The possibility of such a move was raised several months ago, prompting a campaign in Bristol to get the drama in the city, but now the BBC has decided to move the series to the Welsh capital. Contains BBC Press Release. The BBC has today confirmed that Casualty will be moving from Bristol to the

Tracey Beaker to return to CBBC

The BBC confirm that popular children’s drama Tracey Beaker will return for a new series next year but the character will now be all grown up – contains the BBC Press Release. CBBC continues its unique investment into drama for children with its latest commission – Beaker’s Back (working title). Back by popular demand, the nation’s favourite youngster in care Tracy Beaker returns in a brand new original 13-part series

Bissix Hollyoaks Return Confirmed

It’s been confirmed that Gemma Bissix will return to Hollyoaks later this year to reprise her role of Clare Devine. Superbitch Clare Devine is heading back to Hollyoaks as it’s been confirmed that actress Gemma Bissix will be returning to the Channel Four soap this summer. The return of Clare will be tied in with the departures of bad-boys Warren [James Lomas] and Justin [Chris Fountain]. There was some speculation

The X-Factor, Big Brother and others broke rules

The X-Factor, Big Brother and other shows broke rules regarding brand sponsorship. The X-Factor and Big Brother are amongst several shows that broke rules on sponsorship, Ofcom have revealed. The media regulator ruled that the sponsorship of several shows, across ITV, Channel Four, Five, Living and three UKTV Channels, broke the rules because they were judged to have featured promotional messages for the sponsor’s products with the credits of the

New Host Announced For Hell’s Kitchen

Following the axe of Angus Deayton earlier in the year, ITV have announced a new presenter for their unspectacular culinary reality TV series Hell’s Kitchen. Read on to find out who it is in the full ITV Press Release… Claudia Winkleman will host her first prime time ITV1 series when she takes over the reins at Hell’s Kitchen. The presenter will host the nightly show live from the Hell’s Kitchen