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  1. BBC Considers Enlisting Helen Mirren to Persuade Older Viewers to Voluntarily Pay License Fee (Report)

    6:25 am 1/25/2016

    Brits over the age of 75 are exempt from paying the annual fee, with the U.K. public broadcaster last summer agreeing to shoulder the financial burden for that in the coming years.Read more

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  2. Oscars: Nominee Mark Ruffalo Says He'll Attend in Support of 'Spotlight'

    4:58 am 1/21/2016

    The actor had previously said he was "weighing" not attending the ceremony over the diversity issue.Read more

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  3. Oscars: Dustin Hoffman Sees "Subliminal Racism" Behind Lack of Diversity

    3:08 am 1/21/2016

    "There's a bigger problem with young black individuals being killed on our streets by police," the star tells the BBC.Read more

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  4. BBC Promotes Charlotte Moore to New Post of Controller, TV Channels and iPlayer

    1:34 am 1/19/2016

    She will now oversee all TV networks and the VOD service in a change the U.K. public broadcaster says will ensure "a simplified and more coordinated strategy across BBC Television's channel portfolio."Read more

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  5. Eurovision Song Contest: BBC to Air Selection Show

    1:08 am 1/18/2016

    With the U.K. public broadcaster set to lose 'The Voice U.K.' after this season, it unveils the 90-minute talent show featuring six shortlisted acts. Read more

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  6. 'Robot Wars' Reboot Coming to BBC

    4:46 am 1/13/2016

    The late 1990s game show featuring radio-controlled battle robots will return with a "raft of technological advances."Read more

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  7. 'Deutschland 83' Sets U.K. Ratings Record for Foreign-Language Drama

    2:48 am 1/12/2016

    The first episode of the spy drama, airs on SundanceTV in the U.S., drew a consolidated audience of 2.5 million, exceeding a previous high set by 'The Returned.' Read more

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  8. Emily Watson to Star in BBC Psychological Thriller 'Apple Tree Yard'

    4:01 pm 1/11/2016

    In the show, based on Louise Doughty's novel, the actress will play opposite Ben Chaplin in a role she calls "grown-up, steamy and of queasy moral complexity."Read more

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  9. BBC-Weinstein's 'War and Peace' Draws 6.3 Million Viewers in U.K. Debut

    2:27 am 1/4/2016

    The miniseries stars Lily James, Paul Dano, James Norton, Gillian Anderson and Jim Broadbent.Read more

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  10. BBC Website, iPlayer Go Down After Cyber Attack

    1:59 am 12/31/2015

    After first being reported early Thursday morning, the situation was fixed a few hours later. Read more

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