• The Hollywood Reporter on LinkedIn
  • Follow THR on Pinterest


Latest News

  1. BBC Veteran Stuart Hall Sentenced to 15 Months in Prison for Sex Offenses

    6:10 am 6/17/2013

    The public broadcaster issues a statement saying it is "appalled" some of his crimes took place while he was working for the company.Read more

    • 0
  2. 'The White Queen' Draws More Than 5 Million Viewers in BBC Debut

    12:54 am 6/17/2013

    With an average audience of 5.3 million, the medieval drama, a co-production with Starz, won the U.K. ratings in the Sunday 9 p.m. time slot.Read more

    • 0
  3. BBC Appoints Jim Gray as Head of TV Current Affairs

    8:15 am 6/12/2013

    The former Channel 4 news editor and ITN editor joins the public broadcaster to bolster recovery from the Jimmy Savile scandal fallout.Read more

    • 0
  4. Ex-BBC Boss Defends Comments on Failed Digital Media Initiative

    1:52 am 6/12/2013

    Mark Thompson, now CEO of the New York Times Co., was says he made his 2011 testimony about the state of the initiative "in good faith."Read more

    • 0
  5. Politicians: BBC Misled Parliament Over Failed Digital Media Initiative

    3:27 am 6/11/2013

    Members of a parliamentary committee criticize former director general Mark Thompson and his team over the recently axed digitization push, which cost $149 million.Read more

    • 0
  6. Queen Elizabeth Opens BBC Central London HQ

    3:49 am 6/7/2013

    The visit by the British monarch was broadcast live by the public broadcaster itself.Read more

    • 0
  7. Puppets From 'The Muppets' Creators to Star on BBC Show

    1:13 am 6/6/2013

    The U.K. public broadcaster teams with the Jim Henson Co. on "That Puppet Game Show," which will combine elements of game shows and sitcoms and feature celebrity guests.Read more

    • 0
  8. Should We Want the New Doctor Who to Be a White Guy? (Opinion)

    3:03 pm 6/4/2013

    Rather than recast institutional characters with diverse actors, Hollywood should invest in building new franchises around those same performers.Read more

    • 1
  9. BBC Picks Ex-Judge to Lead Sex Abuse Probe Against Former Host

    4:29 am 6/4/2013

    The U.K. public broadcaster says Linda Dobbs will investigate Stuart Hall's conduct while at the BBC after he admitted to sex offenses against girls.Read more

    • 0
  10. Queen Elizabeth II Celebrates 60th Anniversary of Coronation

    6:36 am 6/2/2013

    The events to remember her coronation, which became Britain's first big TV event, follow last year's diamond jubilee of her ascension to the throne.Read more

    • 0
Syndicate content