HBO and Amazon

Amazon snaps up The Sopranos in $250m HBO deal

One-Minute Read Thu 24 Apr, AT 16:48

Multi-year deal will bring classic HBO content, including The Sopranos and The Wire, to Amazon Prime subscribers

Big Allotment Challenge: does a perfect radish make perfect TV?

Wed 16 Apr, AT 09:18 Holden Frith

New BBC2 show makes Great British Bake-Off seem dangerously subversive by comparison

King Joffrey played by Jack Gleeson

Will Game of Thrones lose its appeal after shock death?

One-Minute Read Tue 15 Apr, AT 15:48

Spoiler alert: The Lion and The Rose, episode two of series four, offers a jaw-dropping plot twist

Ian Hislop's Olden Days: have I got historical myths for you

Thu 10 Apr, AT 10:00 Holden Frith

How myths, legends and memories have been used to reshape the past, present and future

Adolf Hitler and Eva Braun

Adolf Hitler’s wife Eva Braun ‘had Jewish ancestry’

One-Minute Read Sat 5 Apr, AT 09:39

Scientists who extracted genetic material from Eva Braun’s hair found she had Jewish ancestry

The Trip to Italy

The Trip to Italy: Brydon and Coogan ride again

Fri 4 Apr, AT 22:35 Holden Frith

It has all the ingredients of the excellent first series, but something's amiss on The Trip to Italy

David Letterman retires: the top ten of his Top Ten lists

Summary Fri 4 Apr, AT 14:38

Veteran US talk show host announced he will retire in 2015. Here are some of his best Top Ten lists

Was How I Met Your Mother finale the worst ending ever?

First Reaction Tue 1 Apr, AT 14:27

Spoiler alert: Ted finally reveals how he met his children's mother but critics call it a 'slap in the face'

game of thrones

Game of Thrones simulcast: US-UK time lag hits zero

Fri 28 Mar, AT 09:40 Holden Frith

But why, in the age of video-on-demand, do Brits need to be up at 2am to enjoy the thrill?

BBC could be blocked to homes that do not pay licence fee

One-Minute Read Sat 22 Mar, AT 11:21

Ministers consider hi-tech proposal, while MPs agree to consult on decriminalising those who do not pay the licence fee