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ATV Icon: Wendy Richard

In February BBC One soap EastEnders celebrates its 25th anniversary and to mark the occasion we have re-uploaded our ATV Icon feature on actress Wendy Richard who played matriach Pauline Fowler in the soap for 21 years.

ATV Icons: Glynis Barber

On Thursday evening Glynis Barber made her first appearance in BBC One soap EastEnders playing mum to characters Ronnie and Roxy Mitchell, but as our look back at her career reveals the actress is no stranger to the world of soap having regular roles in Night and Day and Emmerdale. Despite this, she is probably still known to millions for her role in Dempsey and Makepeace. On Thursday evening Glynis

Julia Sawalha talks Larking About

The gentle BBC period drama Lark Rise To Candleford returns on Sunday for a third series and Julia Sawalha talks about its return and what is in-store for Dorcas this year. On Sunday evening the BBC One period drama Lark Rise To Candleford returns for a third year. The drama is based on the novels by Flora Thompson and adapted for television by Bill Gallagher and amongst the stars of

Kym Marsh hints at Celeb Big Brother Stint

  Coronation Street actress Kym Marsh, who plays Rover’s barmaid Michelle Connor, has hinted on her Twitter page she’ll be one of the contestants in the new series of Celebrity Big Brother which launches on Sunday. Kym Marsh has dropped several hints on her Twitter page that she’ll be one of the contestants on the new series of Celebrity Big Brother – which launches on Sunday. The actress currently plays

John Hurt Interview

John Hurt talks about returning to a role he last played in the 1970s, Quentin Crisp. In 1968, gay icon Quentin Crisp wrote his autobiography titled The Naked Civil Servant. Detailing the life and times of the self termed ‘stately homo’ it was the story of one man coming of age and growing into old age in conservative England. An outrageous and flamboyant homosexual, in a much less tolerant era,

ATV Icons: Majel Barrett-Roddenberry

It’s been nearly a year since Majel Barrett-Roddenberry sadly passed away. The actress was known to Star Trek fans as the ‘first lady of Trek’ for her involvement in the franchise; from the original series right through to the last spin-off, Enterprise, and the films as well. The actress played Nurse Chapel in the original series and later married Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry. We take a look back at