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Ncuti Gatwa: ‘stratospheric rise’ from couch-surfer to Doctor Who
Ncuti Gatwa
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Ncuti Gatwa: ‘stratospheric rise’ from couch-surfer to Doctor Who

The 29-year-old Sex Education star will be the first black actor to play the Time Lord full time
10 May 2022
Will GB News survive the launch of TalkTV?
Piers Morgan
Talking point

Will GB News survive the launch of TalkTV?

Rupert Murdoch’s new channel hopes to outclass its beleaguered rival
25 Apr 2022
Who might buy Channel 4?
Channel 4’s headquarters in Horseferry Road, London
Behind the scenes

Who might buy Channel 4?

Broadcaster to go up for sale as senior conservatives criticise decision
5 Apr 2022
The best Christmas TV
Still from West Side Story
In Brief

The best Christmas TV

From films and documentaries to musicals for all the family
25 Dec 2021
BBC to investigate Princess Diana 1995 tell-all interview
Martin Bashir
In Brief

BBC to investigate Princess Diana 1995 tell-all interview

Martin Bashir accused of using faked bank statements to secure the Panorama chat
4 Nov 2020
Quiz stars: where are they now?
2003 Charles Ingram
In Depth

Quiz stars: where are they now?

ITV show chronicling 2001 scandal puts the Ingrams back in the spotlight
17 Apr 2020
What’s on this weekend? From Killing Eve to Sergio
killing eve
In Review

What’s on this weekend? From Killing Eve to Sergio

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
17 Apr 2020

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What’s on this weekend? From Tigertail to Fleabag
Fleabag
In Review

What’s on this weekend? From Tigertail to Fleabag

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
9 Apr 2020
52 ideas that changed the world: 29. Reality TV
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In Depth

52 ideas that changed the world: 29. Reality TV

From British bricklayers to the US president and the Kardashians, ‘real-life’ shows have created a new type of celebrity
3 Jan 2020
What’s on this weekend? From Russia with Blood to The Season
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In Review

What’s on this weekend? From Russia with Blood to The Season

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
22 Nov 2019
What’s on this weekend? From Seven Worlds to Tunnel 29
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In Review

What’s on this weekend? From Seven Worlds to Tunnel 29

Your guide to what’s worth seeing and reading this weekend
25 Oct 2019
Why everyone’s talking about Train Your Baby Like a Dog
How to Train Your Baby Like A Dog
In Depth

Why everyone’s talking about Train Your Baby Like a Dog

Channel 4’s new documentary has attracted poor reviews and an online petition
21 Aug 2019
What is motion smoothing - and how can you turn it off?
Television screen displaying the French user interface of US online streaming giant Netflix
In Depth

What is motion smoothing - and how can you turn it off?

Tom Cruise and Christopher McQuarrie join Hollywood pushback against TV setting that makes movies look like soaps
5 Dec 2018
Why there’ll be no Doctor Who special on Christmas Day
Jodie Whittaker, Dr Who, BBC
In Brief

Why there’ll be no Doctor Who special on Christmas Day

Watching festive edition of the space adventure has been annual tradition for millions of fans
15 Nov 2018
Why are thousands still watching TV in black and white?
Black and White TV
In Depth

Why are thousands still watching TV in black and white?

TV licensing reveals hotspots across the country where people still haven't switched to colour after 50 years
8 Nov 2018
Doctor Who actors: where are they all now?
Jodie Whittaker, Dr Who, BBC
In Depth

Doctor Who actors: where are they all now?

Jodie Whittaker becomes the 13th Time Lord in BBC’s long-running sci-fi show
8 Oct 2018
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