Adam Sherwin

Adam Sherwin is a News reporter who specialises in entertainment, broadcasting, music and popular culture stories.

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BBC One boss Danny Cohen

BBC launch project asking online audiences to pick next generation of stars

BBC director of television Danny Cohen said the new BBC Taster service was an attempt to 'get the audience involved much earlier in the creative process'

Tarik Kafala, head of BBC Arabic, said the term was too ‘loaded’ and ‘value-laden’

Paris attacks: Do not call Charlie Hebdo killers 'terrorists', BBC says

While Mr Kafala’s comments may surprise some, they are in line with the BBC’s editorial guidelines on reporting terrorism

Tarik Kafala, head of BBC Arabic, photographed at the BBC in 2014

BBC Arabic head Tarik Kafala on the channel's increasing significance in the modern world

The BBC's oldest foreign-language channel has the trust of a divided audience

Better Call Saul: Breaking Bad spin-off gets thumbs up from US critics

The series will be available on Netflix in the UK in February

James Patterson is the world’s wealthiest author

James Patterson, world's wealthiest author, charges $300,000 for 'exploding book'

Patterson is tempting a fan with a first-class flight to an undisclosed location, two nights stay in a luxury hotel, 14-carat gold binoculars, a five-course dinner with the author and a copy of Private Vegas that will 'self-destruct'

Rob Lowe to bring Apocalypse to Slough in new TV series

Apocalypse Slough is a comedy-drama which imagines the end of the world from the point of view of characters in the Berkshire town

Tuesday's 'Sun' published these images on Page 3

The Sun goes all coy over shock disappearance of Page 3 breasts

The Times, The Sun’s sister paper, reported that daily topless models will no longer appear in the paper and will now only be seen on its website

The BBC Television Centre seen from the air

BBC3 sell-off: Corporation rejects a £100m offer to buy the channel

The leading production companies Hat Trick and Avalon tabled a bid to rescue the channel, which BBC managers want to close to help save £50 million a year

Jeremy Paxman: Winston Churchill would fail in politics today

Former Newsnight presenter claimed the wartime Prime Minister was 'a parliamentary one-off'

Amazon announces movie division to take on Netflix films

Amazon’s feature films will premiere in a cinema and then appear on its Prime Instant Video service within four to eight weeks

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The Last Word: For the good of the game: why on earth don’t we leave Fifa?

Michael Calvin's Last Word

For the good of the game: why on earth don’t we leave Fifa?
HIV pill: Scientists hail discovery of 'game-changer' that cuts the risk of infection among gay men by 86%

Scientists hail daily pill that protects against HIV infection

Breakthrough in battle against global scourge – but will the NHS pay for it?
How we must adjust our lifestyles to nature: Welcome to the 'Anthropocene', the human epoch

Time to play God

Welcome to the 'Anthropocene', the human epoch where we may need to redefine nature itself
MacGyver returns, but with a difference: Handyman hero of classic 1980s TV series to be recast as a woman

MacGyver returns, but with a difference

Handyman hero of classic 1980s TV series to be recast as a woman
Tunnel renaissance: Why cities are hiding roads down in the ground

Tunnel renaissance

Why cities are hiding roads underground
'Backstreet Boys - Show 'Em What You're Made Of': An affectionate look at five middle-aged men

Boys to men

The Backstreet Boys might be middle-aged, married and have dodgy knees, but a heartfelt documentary reveals they’re not going gently into pop’s good night
Crufts 2015: Should foreign dogs be allowed to compete?

Crufts 2015

Should foreign dogs be allowed to compete?
10 best projectors

How to make your home cinema more cinematic: 10 best projectors

Want to recreate the big-screen experience in your sitting room? IndyBest sizes up gadgets to form your film-watching
Manchester City 1 Barcelona 2 player ratings: Luis Suarez? Lionel Messi? Joe Hart? Who was the star man?

Manchester City vs Barcelona player ratings

Luis Suarez? Lionel Messi? Joe Hart? Who was the star man at the Etihad?
Arsenal vs Monaco: Monaco - the making of Gunners' manager Arsene Wenger

Monaco: the making of Wenger

Jack Pitt-Brooke speaks to former players and learns the Frenchman’s man-management has always been one of his best skills
Cricket World Cup 2015: Chris Gayle - the West Indies' enigma lives up to his reputation

Chris Gayle: The West Indies' enigma

Some said the game's eternal rebel was washed up. As ever, he proved he writes the scripts by producing a blistering World Cup innings
In Ukraine a dark world of hybrid warfare and murky loyalties prevails

In Ukraine a dark world of hybrid warfare

This war in the shadows has been going on since the fall of Mr Yanukovych
'Birdman' and 'Bullets Over Broadway': Homage or plagiarism?

Homage or plagiarism?

'Birdman' shares much DNA with Woody Allen's 'Bullets Over Broadway'
Broadchurch ends as damp squib not even David Tennant can revive

A damp squib not even David Tennant can revive

Broadchurch, Series 2 finale, review
A Koi carp breeding pond, wall-mounted iPads and a bathroom with a 'wellness' shower: inside the mansion of Germany's 'Bishop of Bling'

Inside the mansion of Germany's 'Bishop of Bling'

A Koi carp breeding pond, wall-mounted iPads and a bathroom with a 'wellness' shower