Jo Brand takes on Sport Relief Challenge

Comedienne Jo Brand will be ‘doing herself proud’ this Sport Relief by taking on the BT Sport Relief Challenge: Jo Brand’s Hell of a Walk, a brutal ordeal which will see the 58-year-old attempt to walk an incredible 150 miles in just seven days.

Sky Arts reveal Playhouse Presents 2014 line up

Sky Arts’ comedy and drama strand Playhouse Presents… returns in May with a line-up of acclaimed talent, including Jo Brand, Simon Callow, Cara Delevingne, Lindsay Duncan, Kevin Eldon, Jane Horrocks, Daniel Mays, Matthew Perry, Billie Piper, Mark Strong, Sylvia Syms, Ashley Walters, Jason Watkins, Ben Whishaw and Richard Wilson.

Sky Arts reveal South Bank Show Award personalities

Sky Arts have announced the A-list names who are to give out gongs at the forthcoming event. Kristin Scott Thomas, Jo Brand, Victoria Wood, Grayson Perry, Tim Minchin and Dame Margaret Drabble are just some of the names that have been confirmed as presenters of the South Bank Show Awards 2013.