Gerard Gilbert is a television writer and feature writer for The Independent.
21 October 2014 06:33 PM
The creator of 'Grey's Anatomy', super-producer Shonda Rhimes, is the most powerful woman in American television. But what can she do with the tired suit-and-tie cliches of the legal drama?
21 October 2014 03:50 PM
While U2 plug their new album on Jools Holland
21 October 2014 12:00 AM
07 October 2014 07:05 PM
The seminal, surreal Nineties hit series 'Twin Peaks' is being rebooted by David Lynch. Gerard Gilbert wonders whether today's audiences will still find it a damn fine blend
Downton Abbey series 5: Hugh Bonneville and Michelle Dockery on sex before marriage and uppity servants
19 September 2014 10:38 AM
Will the show's stunning success last as Downton enters the swinging 1920s? Gerard Gilbert speaks to two of the drama's leading stars
How Britain's favourite TV shows get their look: Meet the designers who bring Downton Abbey, Sherlock and Doctor Who to life
13 September 2014 12:00 AM
Anne Reid's slow-burn success: The Our Zoo star on the surgeon's knife, bedding Daniel Craig and having a late-blooming career
06 September 2014 12:00 AM
17 August 2014 12:00 AM
As she returns to the Tardis for a second series, the actress discusses Capaldi versus Smith, alien chit-chat… and the advantages of being 5ft 2in
12 August 2014 06:20 PM
This year's Shark Week is attracting record numbers of viewers in America
06 August 2014 11:15 PM
Warm-up acts are the unsung stars of TV comedy shows whom the viewers at home never see, but Bor and Caulfield are taking their own material to this year's Festival
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Rozanne Duncan: Ukip expels councillor for 'jaw-dropping' comments made in BBC TV interview
British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh
Germany anti-Islam protests: 17,000 march on Dresden against 'Islamification of the West'
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
BBC director Danny Cohen: Rising UK antisemitism makes me feel more uncomfortable than ever
- 1 Planes go hybrid-electric in important step to greener flight
- 2 Antonio Martin shooting: Mayor says there should be 'no comparison' to Ferguson
- 3 Antonio Martin shooting: Police and protesters clash over teenager's death just five miles from Ferguson, Missouri
- 4 Northern Lights above Britain: Stunning Aurora Borealis illuminates Northumberland sky on Christmas Eve
- 5 British actor Idris Elba cannot star as James Bond because he is black, says shock jock Rush Limbaugh