Tag "Channel 4"

ATV Today: Round-up Thursday August 27th

Goodbye Big Brother, we take a look at Channel 4’s plans to give its schedule its biggest ‘revamp’ after ditching Big Brother from its line-up after a decade. Channel 4 is planning the most significant creative transformation in its history after deciding not to renew its rights deal for Big Brother when its contract ends in 2010.

ATV Icon: Paul O’Grady

Paul O’Grady is probably best known for his comedy drag act, Lilly Savage, and for his tea-time chat-show on ITV before defecting to Channel Four. We take a look at the man behind the make-up and the sofa.

Special Reports: Soap Episode Numbers

This week will see Coronation Street reach another mile-stone as it passes the 7000 episode mark and while ITV may not be planning anything special for the occasion we decided it couldn’t go unmarked. So in this special report we take a look at just how many episodes other soaps have managed to clock-up including those soaps that are no longer with us.