ATV Icon: Sue Nicholls

With Sue Nicholls currently part of another major storyline in Coronation Street, here DJ Michael Keohan takes a look at the life and work of the actress behind Weatherfield’s Audrey…

Celebrating 50 Years of Elstree TV Centre

As we end the month of April 2011 we couldn’t let it pass by without a little celebration of a studio complex that earlier this month celebrated fifty years of…

ATV Icon: Aaron Spelling

In this issue, Michael Keohan’s ATV Icons celebrates the prolific American television producer Aaron Spelling who’s various and numerous credits include hits such as Charlie’s Angels, Dynasty, Melrose Place, T.J…

ATV Icon: Kate O’Mara

DJ Michael Keohan takes a look at the career of Kate O’Mara; from humble beginnings in Weavers Green to major roles in Dynasty, Howards’ Way and Doctor Who.

ATV Icon: Bruce Forsyth

As Channel 4 recently delved into the world of a man ATV Network made a household name of – Bruce Forsyth – Michael Keohan thought it was about time we placed…

ATV Icon: Helen Daniels (Anne Haddy)

This month Australian soap Neighbours celebrates its 25th anniversary and we just couldn’t let this milestone pass by without recognising it.

ATV Icon: Julia Smith

This month BBC One soap EastEnders celebrates its 25th anniversary and to celebrate this landmark Michael Keohan takes a look at one of the soap’s creators, Julia Smith.

ATV Icon: Maud Grimes – Corrie’s First Wheelchair Character

Despite what some ‘well researched’ sites may tell you, Coronation Street had a wheelchair-bound character long before 2010.

ATV Icon: Neighbours and Crossroads’ Reg Watson

Reg Watson, the man who helped establish ATV Network’s ATV Midlands in 1956 and went on to create Britain’s first “true” soap opera, Crossroads, has been honoured with Australia’s equivalent…

ATV Icons: June Brown

The indomitable June Brown is best known to UK TV audiences for playing the iconic Dot Cotton in EastEnders. Here Michael Keohan celebrates the lady behind the characters.