Articles Tagged 'ITV'

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George Clooney Filmed ITV Special at ‘Downton Abbey’s Highclere Castle

Hollywood A-lister George Clooney (Gravity, Ocean’s Twelve) is slowly but surely becoming a full-fledge Anglophile. Sure, proposing to a British barrister is one way to step into our super exclusive Anglophile world. But, now, he’s making it official by appearing in an ITV Christmas special, Text Santa, which is set in Highclere Castle, the home to the […]

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WATCH: The Question That Made Dan Stevens Crack Up on Live TV

When it comes to the flow of language between Britain and America, some phrases travel better than others, and the ones that have a sexual double meaning often travel the least well of all. And if you don’t believe me, ask a British person to help you find something in your fanny pack and see […]

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ITV Has Slight Hiccup with ‘Downton Abbey’ Promo Photo

Nobody likes a know-it-all, but this little hiccup is hard to ignore. ITV recently released a photo of Downton Abbey’s Robert Crawley, Earl of Grantham (Hugh Bonneville) and Lady Edith Crawley (Laura Carmichael) posing in front of a fireplace, promoting the forthcoming fifth season, premiering in the U.S. on Sunday, January 4, 2015 at 9pm […]

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Sir Ian McKellen’s ‘Vicious’ Gets Renewed for Second Season

It isn’t a huge surprise to learn ITV’s Vicious has been renewed with its April, 2013 premiere kicking off with 5.7 million viewers. But, it is a nice surprise. ITV’s Peter Finchman, Director of TV, announced today, Friday, August 23, 2013, at the Edinburgh International Television Festival that the network has commissioned a second season, calling […]

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Tom Hardy to Host Wildlife Poaching Documentary

Tom Hardy isn’t just playing an animal lover in the 2014 film, Animal Rescue, but is one in real life. Yup, he enjoys a cuddle with a cute pup but his appreciation for animals doesn’t stop there. Hardy’s using his draw to put a spotlight on the abuses wildlife face in Africa as host and […]

Producer Defends Lack of Ethnic Minorities on ‘Midsomer Murders’

Midsomer Murders producer/co-creator Brian True-May did an interview with the Radio Times in which he defended the lack of ethnic diversity in his rural England-set detective drama. Today (March 15), his controversial statements have resulted in his suspension from his show’s production company and a sharp rebuke from the network ITV. “We don’t have ethnic […]