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Danger Mouse Reboot Gets 52-Episode Order, Horrible Histories Writer

It’s been in the works for a while but the official announcement dropped overnight. Danger Mouse is being rebooted by Ireland’s Boulder Media, and Horrible Histories‘ Ben Ward is on board to write the scripts. We don’t know – yet …

James Mates’ Unfortunate Slip-Up On ITV News At Ten Over Philip Seymour Hoffman

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Trailer: The BBC Have Sherlock, ITV Have The Bletchley Circle – UPDATED

Code-breakers from Bletchley Park put their skills to use in solving crimes.

Weta-Powered Remake Of Thunderbirds Gets Its Cast – A Mixture Of Old And New, Starry And Not

We’re still a couple of years out from Thunderbirds Are Go! hitting our screens, which is just about time for the voice work to begin.

A Mashup Of ITV’s Best-Loved Drama Serials, All Under One Roof

ITV say that this promo celebrates 30 years of drama on the channel. It’s not that they didn’t screen any before, it’s just that they left all the old stuff out.

New Thunderbirds Show To Mix Models And CG With A Little Help From Weta

In America, I expect Thunderbirds is probably known because of Team America: World Police, which parodied the show for an audience that pretty much didn’t know it.

The ITV Libel Payout That They May Not Have Had To Make

So, anyway, I’m the weekly cartoonist for the British right wing libertarian political blog Guido Fawkes. It’s quite popular.

ITV Cut Tim Minchin’s Christmas Song Amidst Fears Of Offending Christians And Right-Wing Press (UPDATE)

Jonathan Ross’ pre-Christmas show, which this year will feature the cast of The Inbetweeners, Tom Cruise and actors from Downton Abbey, also would have featured a merry Christmas tune written and performed by musical comedian Tim Minchin. However, ITV have …

Knight Rider, The Mr Men, Yogi Bear, Muttley And More In New TV Ad For Yogurt

The ad is called Wünderful Stuff, it’s for Müller yoghurt, and it aired in the middle of X-Factor on ITV1 tonight. Ninety seconds of mashup, starting with KITT from Knight Rider, segueing into a Transformer type thing and then on …

The Simon Cowell And Brendan McCarthy TV Show That Never Was – Ultra Arena

Here are some excluisve designs and concepts for a Simon Cowell TV series that never made it… A few years back, SYCO, his production company, got in touch with Brendan McCarthy (Reboot, Rogan Gosh, Strange Days, Judge Dredd) to help …

Inspector Morse To Become Student Morse

ITV is in the process of creating a prequel to the Inspector Morse series of dramas that starred the late John Thaw and ran from 1987 until 2000. The channel is already broadcasting the spin off series Lewis, with the …

ITV’s This Morning Goes Royal Wedding Comic Mad

Allison Hammond off of ITV’s This Morning, holding a comic book with what appears to be a generous smile, there. And me and Mike Collins, in front of Buckingham Palace in London, part of the media circus that has grown …

The Royal Wedding Motion Comic Launches Today On iPhone, iPad and Android

Diamond, it seems, have delayed shipping the Bluewater royal wedding comic to comic book stores next week. I can feel publisher Darren Davis’ pain, I really can. The book may be competition for my own, but considering the amount of …

British TV Pits Iron Man Against Hulk

The British daytime TV schedules are always full of movies in the post Christmas-post New Year slots before people go back to work and the schools start up again. Well, later today we see a curious conjuncture of schedules as …

A Collection Of Primeval Trailers And Mini-Episodes Before January 1st Launch

BBC America Trailer BBC America Teaser Trailer ITV Trailer ITV Teaser 1 ITV Teaser 2 And a whole host of new, unembeddable and quite brilliant mini-episodes featuring the time-travelling dinosaur-hinting crew to set you up for Primeval Series/Season 4, starting …

Trailer: Primeval Series Four For ITV1 And BBC America

Here we go folks. A preview of the first episode of dinosaur-hunting TV show Primeval Series Four, debuting on ITV in the UK and on BBC America in the US on January 1st. Teatime mainstream family show in the UK, …