Taskmaster move to Channel 4 confirmed
6 series deal from late 2020.Aren't a lot of the Netflix shows that are released weekly co-pros with broadcasters? ISTR that contractually many broadcasters who are co-producing ensure that Netflix can't drop these shows in...
Gay Byrne has died
Split from The Late Late Gay Byrne Irish Television ThreadAn effect that returned in the 90s thanks to early MPEG2 codecs !
8 out of 10 Cats Don't Do Countdown
Celebrity Countdown returns after 21 yearsSounds like Cats abide by the rules much more than this did.
This Morning's Alison Hammond has landed a new daytime show! Except Alison is a lot nicer than Wendy!!!
Favourite TV Idents
The globe will keep spinning...That was wasted on 10m viewers in London, it should have been used as the opening ident after 'River 2' so that 60m viewers could see it. Just my opinion of course.
GMB & This Morning to be extended-Official
From January 6thBit of a "cheat" including that one on your list, surely? Surely that counts as part of the "NC overnight simulcast", with the official BBC One broadcast day actually starting at about 05:58 (with...
Children In Need 2019
The eye of the PudseyI wouldn't say the third was fully normal, it still had a crackling audio and "we apologise for technical issues" message. But the video was fine at least.
The Masked Singer
Split from ITV Programming ThreadI'm assuming so. One of the tabloids wrote about Showtime being commissioned and explained a premise very similar to Late Night Guestlist.
Favourite ident jingles
A place to talk about the music of identsCarlton's 1999 package not only looked good (and still does), it sounded brilliant too: And of course, New Years:
Discovery rebrands Home as HGTV
Split from UKTV PresentationBack in my day it was uktv style, great presentation programmes now it’s this crap
Christmas TV 2019
Programmes, schedules etc.Being a British film has nothing to do with it. If it's a BBC Films production then the BBC will have all the rights to it anyway. Beyond that it's all in the agreements they have for it from the...
By Andrew Wood
Clive James has died BBC One are repeating Gary Rhodes’ Perfect Christmas, from 1998, at 11.30 this morning.
The Mallorca Files
Copyright year dateMaybe ITV's Flux Capacitor is working overtime today...