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  1. U.K. Regulator to Probe BBC's 'Top Gear' After Racism Complaints

    2:56 am 5/7/2014

    Ofcom will investigate an on-air comment by host Jeremy Clarkson during an episode shot in Myanmar.Read more

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  2. BBC, 'Top Gear' Host Under Fire Over Alleged Racial Slur

    5:54 am 5/5/2014

    As unaired footage leads to calls for his firing, Jeremy Clarkson apologizes, the BBC reprimands him and a law firm wants to contact President Obama to ask if the show should continue airing in the U.S. Read more

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  3. 'Luther' to Get Russian Remake as BBC Worldwide Gears up for Program Showcase

    11:59 pm 2/21/2014

    A record number of buyers, including first-timers DirecTV and Google Play, proves that shows from the BBC and British indies continues to draw global interest.Read more

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  4. Hulu Plus Subscription Service Adds BBC Worldwide Content in Multiyear Deal

    7:26 am 9/18/2013

    The agreement boosts the amount of premium British content on the service with such hit shows as "Doctor Who," "Top Gear," "Sherlock" and classics like "Fawlty Towers."Read more

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  5. BAFTA Unveils TV Craft Nominations

    5:58 am 3/25/2013

    "Downtown Abbey," "Doctor Who," "Ripper Street," "The Thick of It" and "Top Gear" are among the nominees, which are led by "Parade’s End."Read more

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  6. BBC: VOD Streams Hit Record in 2012

    4:56 am 1/24/2013

    The U.K. public broadcaster says its iPlayer usage benefited from the London Summer Olympics and popular shows "Top Gear" and "Sherlock."Read more

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  7. 'Top Gear' Revs Up For Another Three Years

    5:46 am 9/27/2012

    BBC Worldwide strikes commercial deals with U.K. presenters Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond and snaps up remaining stake in Bedder 6, the show's commercial exploitation company.Read more

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  8. BBC to Keep Hit Show 'Top Gear' off Fall Schedule

    3:37 am 5/10/2012

    The series will return in 2013 amid reports that the public broadcaster wanted to avoid competition with Simon Cowell's ITV show "X Factor."Read more

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  9. 'Top Gear's' Richard Hammond Talks 'Crash Course,' Operating Beastly Machines

    10:00 am 4/16/2012

    The six-episode series sees Hammond, who told THR he had to climb a tree that felt "15,000 feet high," learning the ins and outs of lumberjacking, demolishing buildings and working in the military. Read more

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  10. BBC Defends Controversial 'Top Gear Christmas Special'

    7:52 am 1/18/2012

    The producers deniy that the program was insulting to India after receiving an official complaint from the Indian High Commissioner to London. Read more

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