Front has appeared in many television shows including I'm Alan Partridge, Grandma's House, and The Thick of It
Britain's most prestigious television awards ceremony changes its rules to reflect the way we now watch TV
Veteran BBC broadcaster Sir David Attenborough underwent successful heart surgery to fit a pacemaker in London today.
British films were overlooked at Cannes 2013. Martin Baker asks if we should care, and if we are getting value from BFI, Bafta, and the rest
The end is nigh for the period drama set in a 1950s newsroom
The DryWrite company likes to set its authors intriguing challenges. For example, to test the degree to which it is possible to simulate the authentic voice, it once gave a group of dramatists the choice of submitting either a genuine or a comprehensively faked piece of verbatim theatre, with the audience left to guess which were the trustworthy ones.
Peppa Pig, Horrible Histories and a trio of teenage actors and games designers were among the winners of the British Academy Children's Awards.
For many watching – or at least those on Twitter whinging – the highlight of Sunday's Jubilee gig was the visuals projected onto the Palace as Madness played "Our House".
James Mottram on the Bond star playing Aung San Suu Kyi in a new biopic
On the eve of British film's biggest night, Nicola Christie investigates how the Baftas are chosen, and whether voters actually see the movies, Alice Jones looks at the leading contenders, and Oscar-winning director James Marsh laments the lack of a documentary category
'The Thick of It' was a treble winner at last night's Bafta awards. Rebecca Front won best Female Performance in a Comedy Programme for her role as the ineffectual MP Nicola Murray while Peter Capaldi, who played the foul-mouthed spin doctor Malcolm Tucker, took the best male award for a comedy. The political satire was named best Situation Comedy.
Young designers are reinventing hackneyed television billboards and movie posters online, with striking results.
As chairman of Bafta, all my spare time is spent catching up with the past year's releases. In the last few weeks I've watched: 'The Road', 'Brothers', 'The Blind Side', 'Coraline', 'Sex & Drugs & Rock & Roll', 'The Men Who Stare at Goats', 'Fish Tank', 'Sherlock Holmes' and 'It's Complicated'.
Veteran screen star Vanessa Redgrave is to be honoured for her long movie career at this month's Baftas with the top award of the Academy Fellowship.
Television screenwriters have criticised the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (Bafta) for sidelining them in favour of "glamorous starlets" and relegating their awards ceremony to the "back room".
Soap star June Brown loses out to actress Anna Maxwell Martin