Ricky Gervais defends new Netflix 'SuperNature' after uproar over trans jokes

In a separate interview with BBC One's The One Show, Gervais said comedy is for "getting us over taboo subjects". 

published on : 26th May 2022

BBC apologises to fans after 'Manchester United are rubbish' gaffe

BBC gave out an explanation that 'someone was training to learn how to use the ticker...just writing random things not in earnest and that comment appeared.'

published on : 24th May 2022

Sonali Bendre to make OTT debut with 'The Broken News'

The series, directed by Vinay Waikul, will also star Jaideep Ahlawat, Shriya Pilgaonkar, Indraneil Sengupta, Taaruk Raina, Aakash Khurana and Kiran Kumar.

published on : 12th May 2022

Influential Modernist composer Harrison Birtwistle dies at 87

Birtwistle’s publisher, Boosey & Hawkes, said he died Monday at his home in Mere, southwest England. No cause of death was given.

published on : 19th April 2022

David Attenborough presents new series 'The Green Planet'

The series is a BBC Earth project premiere on Sony BBC Earth on April 11, at 9 pm.

published on : 11th April 2022

Hoyeon, Renate Reinsve, Lily-Rose Depp to star in The Governesses

Filmmaker Talbot previously directed the critically-acclaimed 2019 film The Last Black Man in San Francisco.

published on : 8th April 2022

Journalists impeded, not muzzled, by Russian reporting rules amid Ukraine war

Reporters who displeased authorities in the old Soviet Union could be expelled from the country. But a law that says they can be put in jail for 15 years is a different risk entirely.

published on : 2nd April 2022

Giancarlo Esposito to headline AMC drama series The Driver

The new series is created by Sunu Gonera in collaboration with Brocklehurst, with Gonera directing the pilot and Theo Travers serving as showrunner.

published on : 11th March 2022

Russia cracks down on dissenting media, blocks Facebook

CNN and CBS News said they would stop broadcasting in Russia while Bloomberg, BBC said they would temporarily suspend the work of their journalists there.

published on : 5th March 2022

Ukraine war: BBC temporarily suspends journalists' work in Russia

The move follows a new law passed in the Russian Duma, the Lower House of its Parliament, on Friday, which warns of imprisonment if so-called fake news leads to serious consequences.

published on : 5th March 2022

Sian Brooke to lead BBC police thriller 'Blue Lights' 

The actor, best known for playing Sherlock Holmes' evil sister Eurus in the final episode of the BBC's "Sherlock", will essay the role of rookie police officer Grace in "Blue Lights".

published on : 14th February 2022

Ex-NBC executive Turness named CEO for BBC news, current affairs

Turness, 54, comes to the BBC from British media company ITN, where she is currently CEO. The native of England will replace Fran Unsworth, who is leaving at the end of January.

published on : 6th January 2022

US Open champ Raducanu is BBC sports personality of the year

The 19-year-old Raducanu became the first-ever qualifier to win a Grand Slam singles title with her triumph in New York in September after not dropping a set in the tournament.

published on : 20th December 2021

Britain's Royal Family issues rare rebuke to BBC over documentary on Prince William and Harry

The show, presented by Indian-origin BBC journalist Amol Rajan, alluded to royal sources speaking to journalists behind the scenes.

published on : 23rd November 2021

'I'm back': Idris Elba starts filming for movie version of BBC series 'Luther'

Touted as 'an epic continuation of the'Luther saga', the Netflix movie will see Elba reprising his role of DCI John Luther.

published on : 11th November 2021
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