British actress Anna Friel has been cast in Showtime’s new drama series The Vatican. Friel is known for her roles in Pushing Daisies, Brookside, Neverland and Public Enemies.
The X Factor talent contest always provides much debate and discussion every year with regions having their favourites and 2012 was no exception. Christopher Maloney proved to be the choice of the North West to win and despite not managing the top spot – that taken by the North East’s James Arthur – Christopher is still in demand, and will be seemingly for the foreseeable future.
Actress Tina Malone is the latest to wade in to how appalling ITV’s Splash! is – and she’s due to appear on the diving show.
Downton Abbey actress Lesley Nicol has landed a role in ABC‘s fantasy drama Once Upon A Time.
A poll by ATV Today has revealed that the BBC’s Spain-set soap Eldorado is the soap our readers would most like to see return.
With the Prospect Park deal, to bring One Life to Live and All My Children to the internet, seemingly back on track we wonder which other fallen soap operas would you like to return with new episodes premiering online?
Fear not Corrie isn’t going all American soap opera by bringing back a deceased character out of the grave. However Liz Dawn is to reprise her role as Vera for a charity special. Also former ATV star Timothy West is to join the saga.
ATV Today’s Lynn Swift takes a wander down the happier side of the street, close and square as she picks some of her favourite happy endings from British soap opera.
For the past few weeks we’ve asked site visitors if they intend on buying the 30th anniversary DVD release of classic Channel 4 soap opera Brookside. The results gave a resounding ‘yes’.
After years of campaigning by Lee Brady today sees the fan-effort finally pay off. From today you can buy a collection of classic episodes of Brookside on DVD for the first time in Brookside: Most Memorable Moments.