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  1. BAFTA Nominee Jack Thorne Recruited for 'His Dark Materials' Adaptation

    1:41 am 4/5/2016

    The new BBC adaptation of Philip Pullman's epic trilogy comes from New Line Cinema and U.S./U.K. banner Bad Wolf.Read more

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  2. 'Top Gear' Trailer: Matt LeBlanc, Chris Evans "Feel the Heat" in First Teaser for Rebooted Show

    5:21 am 3/31/2016

    New host LeBlanc sits center stage in the minute-long teaser for the returning motoring show, but in a car (and outfit) not exactly to his liking.Read more

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  3. Ronnie Corbett, Iconic British TV Entertainer, Dies at 85

    4:50 am 3/31/2016

    The comedian rose to fame in the 1970s alongside long-term collaborator Ronnie Barker and became one of the U.K.'s most loved personalities. Read more

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  4. BBC Worldwide Invests in Producer of South African Versions of 'X Factor,' 'Pawn Stars'

    1:47 am 3/30/2016

    The company says the deal with Rapid Blue will help "meet the growing demand for high-end, compelling and relevant local content for the African market, in addition to taking African content to the world."Read more

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  5. Autism Drama Writer Talks BBC, Sundance's 'The A Word'

    6:43 am 3/22/2016

    Peter Bowker discusses his experiences as a former teacher of children with learning disabilities, making the Keshet U.K. show his own and casting Doctor Who.Read more

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  6. BBC Names Mark Linsey Head of Production Arm

    2:56 am 3/22/2016

    Running BBC Studios, he will oversee such in-house hits as 'Doctor Who' and 'Top Gear,' while Charlotte Moore is named interim head of TV pending a planned simplification of the public broadcaster's leadership structure.Read more

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  7. 'Wolf Hall' Leads BAFTA TV Craft Awards Nominations

    2:48 am 3/22/2016

    The historical miniseries picked up six nominations, followed by Arctic thriller 'Fortitude' with four.Read more

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  8. 'Happy Valley' Producer: TV Opening up to "Less Posh British Drama"

    5:22 am 3/16/2016

    Wednesday sees Netflix launch the second season of the U.K. crime drama, described as the British version of 'The Wire.'Read more

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  9. Matt LeBlanc 'Top Gear' Stunt Criticized as "Gravely Disrespectful," Co-Host Apologizes

    2:56 am 3/14/2016

    Chris Evans apologized "unreservedly" after the former 'Friends' star performed stunts for the revamped show near one of London's most famous war memorials. Read more

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  10. 'And Then There Were None': TV Review

    10:40 am 3/12/2016

    A classic Agatha Christie novel gets a delectably sinister and perfectly cast adaptation courtesy of Lifetime and BBC.Read more

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