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Alan Partridge “was an albatross around my neck”, says Steve Coogan

It’s a bumper 12 months ahead for fans of Alan Partridge. Firstly, there’s a documentary coming to the BBC over Christmas, looking back over 25 years of Steve Coogan’s most famous character (and the people behind it). And then, in 2018, a brand new Alan Partridge TV series is heading to the BBC. But why...

Channel 5 launching new channel for “premium content”

Adding to its roster of channels that already include 5, 5 Star, 5 USA, My5 and Spike, Channel 5 is launching another in the UK. It goes by the name of 5Prime (er, there’s no space), and it’ll be for “premium” shows. Thus, it’ll feature first run series, and the pick of Channel 5’s output....

She-Ra is getting a reboot

With a new He-Man movie already in development, the Masters Of The Universe world is having a little resurgence on the screen. And now we learn that a brand new She-Ra series is in the works as well, and that it’ll debut in 2018. It’s an animated series put together for Netflix by DreamWorks, and...

The Walking Dead season 8 return date confirmed

The Walking Dead hasn’t enjoyed its best season thus far, with many feeling the season eight of the show is showing signs of it running out of steam. But there’s still the second batch of eight episodes to come, that will hopefully turn things around. Fox has confirmed the return date for the show in...

Victoria series 3 confirmed by ITV, nobody surprised

ITV has shocked the nation just two weeks before Christmas with the announcement that it’s ordered a third series of its hit royal drama, Victoria. Victoria, the successful royal drama that’s not on Netflix, stars Jenna Coleman and Tom Hughes, and the pair have both signed up for the new series. According to the show’s...

ITV releases trailer teasing its 2018 output

There’s a mix of sport, drama, reality TV shows and a big more sport in store for viewers of ITV in 2018, and the channel has put together a trailer promoting just some of the output that’s going to be filling its schedule. For your money, you get a few tips of the hat to...

Girlfriends: the trailer for ITV’s first big drama of 2018

With the Christmas schedules long locked, broadcasters are already looking to tease us with treats they have in store for January. And ITV, for one, has lined up a new drama from Key Mellor, by the name of Girlfriends. The description of the programme, as per ITV, reads: Girlfriends is the contemporary story about best...

Stranger Things season 3 not likely until 2019

For the past two years, one of Netflix’s very biggest hits has been Stranger Things, a show to which it’s quickly confirmed a third season order for. However, that good news looks like it’s come with one slight caveat: season three is going to take a bit longer to get to us. David Harbour, who...