Broadcasting

ITV announce The Suspicions of Mr Whicher

ITV has announced it is adapting the best selling novel The Suspicions of Mr Whicher by Kate Summerscale. The novel is set in the Victorian period and revolves around a brutal murder in a country house. Paddy Considine will star in the new ITV drama which will be adapted for television by Neil McKay. ITV commissions major adaptation of award-winning best-seller The Suspicions of Mr Whicher. The Suspicions of Mr

Big Brothers Final Week revealed

Channel 4 has revealed the line up for the final week of Ultimate Big Brother, which includes a retrospective look back at the show, a Come Dine With Me special and of course crowning the winner of the ultimate Big Brother housemate.        Channel 4 has revealed the line up for the final week of Ultimate Big Brother, which includes a retrospective look back at the show, a

Wednesday Ratings: Rise in ratings for The One Show

Overnight ratings for The One Show reveal another rise in ratings for the popular BBC One magazine programme while Ultimate Big Brother on Channel Four attracted over 3 million viewers. A Wednesday outing for Holby City managed to beat UEFA coverage on ITV1 but only narrowly.   The midweek edition of The One Show saw a rise in ratings according to overnight figures. The rise in ratings for Wednesday’s The

Neighbours axed from Channel Ten

  Australian soap Neighbours has been axed from Channel Ten and will instead move to the broadcaster’s new digital station. The axing comes in the soaps 25th anniversary year but the celebrations have been marred by low ratings. Australian soap Neighbours has been axed from Channel Ten and will instead move to the broadcaster’s new digital station. The axing comes in the soaps 25th anniversary year but the celebrations have

Tuesday Ratings: Big Brother Finale Pulls in Over 4 million viewers

The finale of the 11th and final series of Big Brother – at least final on Channel Four – pulled in 4 million viewers last night as Josie Gibson won the competition. Elsewhere the penultimate episode of The Bill was only narrowly beaten by BBC One’s struggling thriller series The Deep which stars James Nesbitt. Updated: The One Show ratings hold steady at 7pm with 4.3 million viewers while medical

General Hospital actress Leslie Charleson dropped to recurring status

  General Hospital actress Leslie Charleson, who plays Monica Quatermaine in the ABC soap, has been dropped from contract to recurring status.   General Hospital actress Leslie Charleson, who plays Monica Quatermaine in the ABC soap, has been dropped from contract to recurring status. The actress is the soaps longest-serving contract player on General Hospital having played the role of Monica for 33 years. However, the actress has now been

X Factor Auditions a hit on You Tube

Several auditions from Saturday evening’s opening instalment of The X Factor have proved a hit with users of You Tube and collectively the several clips have been viewed by over 1 million viewers.   Several auditions from Saturday evening’s opening instalment of The X Factor have proved a hit with users of You Tube and collectively the several clips have been viewed by over 1 million viewers. On Saturday evening

Former Housemates return for Ultimate Big Brother

Former Housemates have re-entered the Big Brother house and joined this year’s winner Josie Gibson for Ultimate Big Brother. Amongst the line up are several previous winners including ones from the Celebrity Big Brother series.     Former Housemates have re-entered the Big Brother house and joined this year’s winner Josie Gibson for Ultimate Big Brother. Amongst the line up are several previous winners including one from the Celebrity Big

Josie Gibson wins Big Brother

In case you didn’t know already Josie Gibson won the final series of Big Brother last night with 77.5% of the vote beating fellow housemates Mario Mugan, JJ Bird and Vaughn.   If you hadn’t heard who last night’s winner of Big Brother was then we can reveal it was Josie Gibson who won 77.5% of the vote making her won of the most popular winners of the series ever.