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ITV invests $5m in Maker Studios founder

22-Dec-2014

ITV has taken a $5m (£3.2m) stake in Zealot Networks, the digital content business set up by Maker Studios founder Danny Zappin earlier this year.

Football

Discovery scores rights to Real Madrid match

22-Dec-2014

Discovery is ramping up its interest in football with a deal to broadcast a high-profile friendly between Real Madrid and AC Milan on UK free-to-air channel Quest and British Eurosport later this month.

BBC

BBC spends £800,000 settling unfair dismissal claims

22-Dec-2014

The BBC has spent more than £800,000 settling nearly 50 claims of unfair dismissal over the past 10 years, a Freedom of Information Act request has revealed.

Rona Fairhead

Rona Fairhead blocks publication of Savile review correspondence

22-Dec-2014

Rona Fairhead has blocked the publication of BBC correspondence with the Dame Janet Smith Review amid concerns the corporation has attempted to delay the investigation.

The Apprentice

BBC quest for disabled The Apprentice candidate

19-Dec-2014

The BBC is on the hunt for the first visibly disabled entrepreneur to star in next year’s series of The Apprentice following criticism over a lack of diversity in previous series of BBC1’s business show.

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VIDEO: George Clooney in Downton Abbey, ITV Video

19-Dec-2014

George Clooney will star with the cast of ITV’s hit period drama Downton Abbey in a mini episode recorded exclusively for Text Santa

Extant

Syfy picks up Extant TV rights

19-Dec-2014

Syfy has picked up the TV rights to CBS Studios International’s Extant after it launched earlier this year on Amazon Prime Instant Video.

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Ofcom kicks off Sky Sports wholesale consultation

19-Dec-2014

Ofcom has opened a fresh consultation to investigate whether Sky should continue to offer its Sky Sports channels to rival pay TV operators.

The Routemasters

Blast! rides London night bus for C4

19-Dec-2014

A London night bus is to be fitted with 16 cameras for Channel 4’s latest fixed-rig format from Blast! Films.

James Harding

James Harding: Panorama won’t be ‘hived off’

18-Dec-2014

BBC director of news and current affairs James Harding has argued that it is unlikely that the corporation will hive off Panorama into a commercial entity under plans to transform in-house production.

Gogglebox

Ukip move forces Michael family off Gogglebox

18-Dec-2014

Channel 4 has axed Gogglebox’s Michael family from the show after father Andrew announced he plans to stand for Ukip in next year’s general election.

Cinemaniacs

Michael Sheen takes role in CBBC film format

18-Dec-2014

CBBC has ordered a factual entertainment format about the film industry featuring Hollywood actor Michael Sheen from Horrid Henry indie Novel Entertainment.

Broadchurch series two

Chris Chibnall: Broadchurch return to be more thrilling

18-Dec-2014

The second series of Broadchurch is to include more of a “thriller narrative” than the debut run according to writer Chris Chibnall.

Thunderbirds

CITV orders second run of Thunderbirds

18-Dec-2014

CITV has commissioned a second series of Thunderbirds Are Go! ahead of the return of its revamp.

The X Factor

ITV suffers 2014 ratings woes

17-Dec-2014

ITV is on course to suffer the most marked ratings declines of all the major broadcasters in 2014 as the World Cup failed to prevent its audience dropping 8%.

Ryanair

C4 ordered to disclose documentation to Ryanair

17-Dec-2014

Channel 4 and Blakeway have been ordered to disclose documents used in a 2013 Dispatches film criticising Ryanair’s fuel policy.

ITV News

ITV News hit by technical problems

17-Dec-2014

ITV News staff have been working “around the clock” to resolve a number of technical problems which have resulted in the loss of entire news reports.

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Scripps hires new UK boss

17-Dec-2014

Scripps Networks has appointed Discovery veteran Phillip Luff as managing director of UK, Europe, Middle East and Africa.

Burton and Taylor

Drama hit hardest by PSB spending cuts

17-Dec-2014

Drama, nations and regions and the arts were the areas of programming hit hardest by the UK public service broadcasters cutting their content spend by £500m over the past five years.

The Missing

BBC1 tracks down second series of The Missing Video

17-Dec-2014

BBC1 abduction drama The Missing will return for a second series with a fresh story, cast and location.

Graham Norton

BBC dominates British Comedy Awards

17-Dec-2014

The BBC dominated the British Comedy Awards, as Graham Norton and Mrs Brown’s Boys helped it take home seven gongs.

Barclays Premier League

Sky Sports launches on BT Youview

16-Dec-2014

Sky Sports 1 and 2 have been made available to BT’s Youview subscribers after the telecoms provider was given the go-ahead to supply the channels by the Competition Appeal Tribunal.

Goldbergs

Sony sends The Goldbergs to E4 Video

16-Dec-2014

Channel 4 has signed a multi-season deal with Sony Pictures Television for its US sitcom, The Goldbergs.

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C5 heads to Loch Lomond for nature doc

16-Dec-2014

Channel 5 has commissioned a four part documentary series which will explore Loch Lomond.

Strike Back

Beowulf unleashed by ITV

16-Dec-2014

ITV is to adapt literary classic Beowulf as it adds to its slate of fantasy adventure dramas.

BBC

BBC

BBC spends £800,000 settling unfair dismissal claims

The BBC has spent more than £800,000 settling nearly 50 claims of unfair dismissal over the past 10 years, a Freedom of Information Act request has revealed.

ITV

ITV The London Studios

ITV invests $5m in Maker Studios founder

ITV has taken a $5m (£3.2m) stake in Zealot Networks, the digital content business set up by Maker Studios founder Danny Zappin earlier this year.

C4

The Routemasters

Blast! rides London night bus for C4

A London night bus is to be fitted with 16 cameras for Channel 4’s latest fixed-rig format from Blast! Films.

C5

The X Factor

ITV suffers 2014 ratings woes

ITV is on course to suffer the most marked ratings declines of all the major broadcasters in 2014 as the World Cup failed to prevent its audience dropping 8%.

UKTV

Paul O’Grady

Gold digs out Bob Monkhouse joke books

UKTV has ordered a documentary series about the life of Bob Monkhouse for Gold.

Sky

Ofcom kicks off Sky Sports wholesale consultation

Ofcom has opened a fresh consultation to investigate whether Sky should continue to offer its Sky Sports channels to rival pay TV operators.