Actor James McAvoy has denied the claim that he would play disgraced TV presenter Jimmy Savile if novelist Irvine Welsh ever wrote a script about the sex predator.
Blue Peter presenter Helen Skelton is to bow out after five and a half years next month - and will be replaced by CBBC colleague Radzi Chinyanganya.
Early on in her show, Bridget Christie says that she was ready to give up on stand-up last year. Thank goodness she stuck with it. This is a fiery, original and laughter-packed hour which announces her as one of the finest and most engaging comedians around.
Last year, this critic was bowled over by the Australian comic Felicity Ward and her confessional tour-de-force The Hedgehog Dilemma. This time around, in Irregardless (Underbelly Bristo Square, underbelly.co.uk, Wed to 26 Aug, she's applying her spiky wit to topics including autotune and junkies.
TV star Holly Willoughby has bemoaned the loss of live Saturday-morning children's TV.
Children's cartoon character Shaun The Sheep is to star in his own movie.
TV hosts Ant and Dec, who could be on course for their first number one single, resumed their musical activities "for a laugh", they said today.
Rise of on-demand web services increases viewing hours on PCs and other devices
Spokeswoman denied media suggestions that the theft and ransom note were part of a marketing stunt
Details of the three very different new episodes have been released
From BBC 1 to channel 614: Loss of TV’s childhood stars could be bad for your kids
Marketing push will see a range of new toys created and the release of a one-hour film as it attempts to make inroads in Asia and Latin America
But Cosgrove warns work may go to China if a promised tax break is delayed
Puppeteer behind Sesame Street's most widely loved character resigns over alleged relationships with teenagers
Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash has resigned from Sesame Street in the wake of a new allegation that he had sex with an underage youth.
A sex scandal will not tear apart Sesame Street. Days after allegations of sexual misconduct were made against Elmo puppeteer Kevin Clash, they have been withdrawn - the claimant recanting his story he had sex with Clash while still a minor.