With Paddy, Freddie and ChrisI'm reading a book by a Pixar company director. During preliminary test screenings of The Incredibles, the production team were surprised and troubled by the negative audience reaction to Mr Incredible....
BBC Scotland channel - service to also launch in HD
Final approval given by Ofcom, launching in 2019I reckon it will be the BBC Scotland Channel, which seems to be what it's being referred to as most frequently. I can't see it being called "BBC Scotland", for the same reason as the BBC News Channel...
BBC Rebranding Idea (Coming Soon!)
I’m currently working on a BBC rebranding Idea. Do feel free to leave your suggestions here.This is like those old ‘Under Construction’ pages you used to see on websites. Clicking on something interesting only to find a placeholder.
BBC Two 2015 with 90s idents
NEW: Dragons Den ident with a nod to the pastI've not seen it, but I'd defend their right to make a stylistic choice.
BBC2 Christmas 2017 Idents
More past pres this year?There's a nice, festive BBC SPORT trail on BBC TWO NI at the moment.
BBC2 Newsnight Excerpt (10-07-2017)
Artist Marina Amaral's accurate colourization and enhancement of archive materialFor those interested in such things, here's an excerpt from the tail-end of Newsnight 10-07-2017, where some of Brazilian Artist Marina Amaral's work of manually colourizing and enhancing of archive...
Snooker transmission fault
BBC2 & Red ButtonSnooker Red Button coverage has again fallen off air tonight for about a minute.
New look Top Gear
with Chris Evans, Matt LeBlanc, et al . . .For those curious the 7 day ratings on Barb for the current series are as follows... - w/e 5 Mar 2017: 3.77m - w/e 12 Mar 2017: 3.6m - w/e 19 Mar 2017: 3.13m - w/e 26 Mar 2017: 3.17m
A Place To Call Home - BBC Two, weekday afternoons
Censorship and SchedulingLooks like ITV trying the same with Lethal Weapon next week.