Birmingham-born comic will front satirical news programme on Sunday evenings
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Monday 16 July 2012
Wednesday 20 June 2012
Until now, the closest former US presidential challenger Rick Santorum had got to HBO was when Tony Soprano saluted "Senator Sanitorium" for his comparison of homosexuality to bestiality. No more!
Saturday 26 May 2012
David Starkey, your time is up. For restoring women to Restoration history, I love Dr Lucy
Monday 30 April 2012
Malcolm Tucker might call it an "omni-*******-shambles". Viewers watching The Thick Of It in the US were instead presented with a 30 minute Morse Code bulletin after the BBC “beeped” out the political satire’s notorious swearing.
Tuesday 03 April 2012
Walk with me... yesterday HBO released the first trailer for The Newsroom, the latest from Aaron Sorkin, the man behind the pen behind The West Wing, Moneyball and The Social Network.
Thursday 22 March 2012
Animation firms have forecast that Budget tax breaks could give Britain's creative industries a boost of nearly £700m a year.
Thursday 15 March 2012
Racehorse is put to death after falling at track during making of second series of HBO show
Friday 02 March 2012
What in hell's teeth did we watch before HBO came along? Its latest is this saucy medieval fantasy drama, based on George R R Martin's bestselling novel series A Song of Ice and Fire, and while it may not be in quite the same league as The Sopranos or Boardwalk Empire, it's still considerably more gripping than your average British drama.
Friday 24 February 2012
A screen portrayal has hit a raw nerve with America's right. Is it too close to the truth?
Sunday 19 February 2012
Even Dustin Hoffman fails to prevent this often unintelligible horse-racing story from being dull
Monday 02 January 2012
HBO's new drama features the oldest cast on television. It's a must-see, says Sarah Hughes
- 1 Mountain goats' miraculous escape from avalanche captured in dramatic video footage
- 2 Gurdwaras-turned-food banks: Sikh temples are catering for rise in Britain’s hungry
- 3 Kenyan politician Mike Sonko left red-faced after photoshopping himself next to Nelson Mandela
- 4 Government delays EU immigration report because it is too positive
- 5 'I'm experiencing austerity as well', says Princess Michael of Kent