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  1. Outgoing BBC Drama Chief: "We Need to Increase the License Fee"

    3:08 am 5/12/2015

    Ben Stephenson, who's leaving to head up Bad Robot's TV wing, passionately defended the BBC which he believes has face real-term cuts following a freeze on $228 license fee. Read more

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  2. BBC Names Polly Hill Drama Chief

    3:30 am 5/5/2015

    The U.K. public broadcaster's head of independent drama since 2011, she will succeed Ben Stephenson, who is taking over the TV operations of J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot.Read more

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  3. BBC Worldwide Takes 25 Percent Stake in U.K. TV Production Firm Curve Media

    6:10 am 4/29/2015

    CEO Tim Davie tells a conference that the commercial arm of the U.K. public broadcaster will continue to invest in content and talent and is "confident" about the future of 'Top Gear' after the departure of its hosts.Read more

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  4. Viacom, Discovery, AMC Networks CEOs Set for U.K. TV Industry Convention

    1:27 am 4/28/2015

    The Royal Television Society's Cambridge Convention in September will also feature HBO programming president Michael Lombardo, BBC boss Tony Hall and others.Read more

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  5. Third and Final 'Top Gear' Presenter Reveals He's Not Returning to Show

    8:58 am 4/24/2015

    Richard Hammond follows James May and the fired Jeremy Clarkson from the BBC's hit motoring series. Read more

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  6. 'Sherlock' Showrunner Had to "Persuade" Benedict Cumberbatch to Return to Hit Show

    3:51 am 4/24/2015

    Ahead of the first-ever Sherlocked fan convention in London, Steven Moffat admits it’s getting harder to bring the show’s stars back.Read more

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  7. Second Royal Baby: Media Coverage Heats Up After Kate Middleton Goes Into Labor

    8:56 am 4/23/2015

    U.K. and international TV crews descended on the London hospital where Middleton and Prince William‎ also celebrated the birth of Prince George in 2013.Read more

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  8. BBC Youth Network's Online-Only Move Delayed Until 2016

    2:06 am 4/23/2015

    The BBC Three linear channel was originally scheduled to end later this year. Read more

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  9. BBC to Air Final 'Top Gear' Footage With Ousted Host Jeremy Clarkson

    2:40 am 4/22/2015

    “It is serious and unfortunate what happened but there is no ban on Jeremy," says BBC Two controller Kim Shillinglaw.Read more

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  10. BBC Confirms Bill Paxton for 'Grand Theft Auto' Drama With Daniel Radcliffe

    1:47 am 4/22/2015

    The 90-minute project, with the working title 'Game Changer,' will air on BBC Two, which also unveils a new cooking series with Nigella Lawson.Read more

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