Tag "Jimmy Savile"

Louis Theroux to revisit Jimmy Savile documentary

In life, Jimmy Savile had been one of Britain’s best-loved celebrities. In death ‘Saint Jimmy’ was allegedly a predatory sex offender. Now Louis Theroux revisits the tapes from a documentary made on Savile in 2000 and re-examines the life of the former Top of the Pops presenter.

Peabody Awards for BBC, ITV and Channel 4

The Peabody Awards, the oldest awards in broadcasting, are considered among the most prestigious and selective prizes in electronic media. Last night the 72nd gong show took place with Channel 4, BBC One and ITV featuring in the the line up which celebrates the achievements of last years broadcasting.