Boat Rocker acquires Fremantlemedia kids What has happened to ITV and its cross partnerships with international broadcasters to create new series? STV, did it all the time, also Cosgrove Hall Films did plenty. ( it was anglia at the time)...
Big Brother UK Renewed
Channel 5 Renews Big Brother | Daily Star Reporting.Have it on good authority that plan is still to launch early June, as usual
Big Brother Canada 6 (2018)
All New House Pictures - Heaven upper level/ Hell lower level.Yes, such a brilliantly produced finale and for once I got the result I wanted at every stage.
Who Wants to be a Millionaire?
Back nightly on ITV.It looks like Sony might be about to start re-airing S1-S4 of Millionaire on their own Sony Channel at some point. They've begun uploading videos to their officially owned YouTube channel for Millionaire...
Saturday Night Takeaway 2018 It was for Family Fortunes and Bullseye, not Blockbusters. I would have guessed the reason they chose the Yorkshire Television ident is because it ran for 2 more years than the Central version.
By Larry the Loafer
Sky Catch-Up TV for ITV, C4, C5, etc
Is there a special deal?.No idea. But the same thing happens on the CBBC closedown loop too.
Downtime this Wednesday evening I adored Peculiar Clark. She was always one of my favourite singers.
Taskmaster Series 6, 7, 8, and 9
Taskmaster commissioned for 4 more 10-episode series.The second run of The Mash Report seems to have been much more successful in terms of getting noticed - not sure if that is reflected in the ratings. Good to have someting that isn't a panel show...
Emma Chambers has died
"Vicar Of Dibley" actress passes away of natural causes aged 53.The post news slot is repeats anyway so it's likely easier to drop a repeat of say Graham Norton and replace it with another repeat.
Winter Paralympics 2018
PyeongChang.Doesn't look like C4 are streaming anything - GB are curling right now and nothing online.
Comcast bids to takeover Sky
The deal would value Sky at £22.1 billion.I know Fox wants it. But at the same time I can see the board going with Comcast so there wouldn’t be any hassles or them having to deal with a seperate transaction later down the line.