Tom Stoppard

Period drama wars: BBC hits back after Downton

One-Minute Read
Tue 20 Sep, AT 13:37

We started on Stoppard’s version of Parade’s End before Downton Abbey was ever heard of, BBC protests

Downton Abbey

Downton Abbey returns and triumphs at Emmys

One-Minute Read
Mon 19 Sep, AT 17:31

ITV’s period drama scoops four awards in LA and trounces BBC rival Spooks in the ratings


ITV rides advertising boom to multiply profits

Wed 2 Mar, AT 09:46

Business digest: Broadcaster boosts revenue and slashes debt thanks to commercials

Nigel Havers

Nigel Havers is wildcard on I’m a Celebrity…

Thu 11 Nov, AT 09:27

Actor’s wife said to be furious that he’s signed up for testicle-eating show

Christine Bleakley and Adrian Chiles

The verdict on Chiles and Bleakley’s Daybreak

Mon 6 Sep, AT 15:18

The early reviews of ITV’s Daybreak have been as predictable as the show itself

Adrian Chiles

BBC and Lineker trounce ITV’s Chiles in World Cup

Mon 12 Jul, AT 16:56

ITV's big signing Adrian Chiles is a turn-off for viewers as four out of five tune in to BBC

Jonathan Ross

Jonathan Ross confirms new ITV primetime show

Thu 8 Jul, AT 13:22

Controversial BBC broadcaster accepts his ‘punishment’ as he makes the move to ITV