Netflix refreshes its ident
5 years since the originalSomething about the jingle in the new bumper sounds almost out-of-sync with the visuals. It might just be because the point in time where the older symbol had essentially finished animating is where...
[adult swim] on E4 & All 4
Starting 15th FebruaryIn RadioTimes, it said that a repeat episode of Rick and Morty now airs after Dream Corp LLC on Adult Swim Fridays starting from S1.
Holly and Stephen's Saturday Showdown
...or as I like to call it, 'Holly and Stephen in da Flat'!It's funny looking back on the fact that at one point ITV (including GMTV) had around 4 hours worth of children's programming on a Saturday morning with a battle of the sexes contest shadowing over...
ITV axe sitcoms
Tell viewers to get their comedy from CorrieA similar sitcom was The Melting Pot (1975):
This Time with Alan Partridge
Monday at 9:30pm on BBC OneHe has now posted the studio layout including Victor's bathroom and Patrick's Kitchen/Dining Room. Richard also did the set for This Time, by the way.
returns in 2020Stu Francis was absolutely awful with his stupid "catchprases" about crushing a grape or jumping off a doll's house. I'm surprised he lasted the 4 years. I was mainly of the Ed Stewart era and had...
FOX UK Rebrand
New look for the channel brings it in line with international variantsSome companies are fully owned by Virgin, some are partially owned, and others just licence the Virgin brand. A list of what Virgin owns, or part-owns are listed on the Wikipedia page:
Breaking: Series 16 scrappedYes I'm not sure Cowell having more control will do any good at all, particularly as ITV only seem to be restraining him so far. Perhaps they've got him on a tighter leash now X Factor isn't coming...
Your thoughts on Kids TV?
What everybody thinks about children’s tv shows/channelsAnd because TV Person has removed his post, I reproduce his contribution below for context of the above three posts which were in reply to it: Make of it what you will.
A question of balance
Poliitcally motivated stations in the UKYes false balance, as demonstration of this from John Oliver from a few years ago:
BBC presentation in the 90s An interesting feature on the making of some of the Lambie Nairn “2” idents:
Can’t afford proper school shoes for son I think you are looking through rose tinted glasses, I’m afraid. There were much more trolls and obnoxious posters in the earlier days of this forum. It’s possible this made the forum more...
The Jeremy Kyle Show
The show celebrates its 15th year in 2020.Hmm, no point keeping this thread open now. Current discussion would go here: