Interviews
Hugh Bonneville teases the return of WIA

Hugh Bonneville teases the return of WIA

Next Monday sees the welcome return of John Morton's superb mockumentary WIA to BBC Two. This is the year in which the BBC’s Royal Charter is up for renewal. The charter renewal process gives the BBC an opportunity to question everything it does and ask the question...

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Peter Kay & Sian Gibson chat Car Share

Peter Kay & Sian Gibson chat Car Share

They've made us wait a while, but Tuesday sees the welcome return of one of the best comedies on British television. Peter Kay's Car Share became an instant classic when it launched in 2015. Now, Peter Kay and Sian Gibson get behind the wheel for a shorter four-part...

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Gary Barlow chats ‘Let it Shine’

Gary Barlow chats ‘Let it Shine’

Saturday sees the start of Gary Barlow's new talent show Let it Shine on BBC One. It's a search for a boyband to perform in a show based on the songs of Take That that will go nationwide. It sees Barlow joined on the judging panel by Dannii Minogue? Martin...

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Fargo writer teases second series.

Fargo writer teases second series.

Fargo returns soon to Channel 4. The first installment of the FX show was a mega-hit wherever it played. The series returns soon, and the action moves to the 1970's. Below creator of the series and lead writer Noah Hawley teases what we can expect. Where did the idea...

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TheCustard braves Dragons’ Den

TheCustard braves Dragons’ Den

It's a surprisingly scorching day in May and I'm sweating. I could blame my uncontrollable leakage on the unseasonable temperatures, but in truth my unflattering sweats are caused by the fact I'm inside one of the most intimidating sets on British television. No, my...

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Behind the scenes of the Corrie fire

Behind the scenes of the Corrie fire

Kal Nazir (Jimi Mistry) sensationally departed Coronation Street on Thursday night after being caught in the explosion at Victoria Court. Kal, Leanne (Jane Danson) and Amy Barlow (Elle Mulvaney) became trapped on the balcony of Carla’s flat and whilst Leanne and Amy...

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Thecustard heads to Corrie

Thecustard heads to Corrie

Coronation Street is on fiery form this week in a series of exciting episodes as Tracy's revenge finally plays out in Weatherfield. It begins as Tracy wrecks havoc on those closest to her, marriage vows are made and lives become endangered before the week quite...

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Julie Hesmondhalgh talks ‘Cucumber’

Julie Hesmondhalgh talks ‘Cucumber’

As Hayley Cropper in Coronation Street, Julie Hesmondhalgh played one of the most universally loved characters in the long and illustrious history of Coronation Street. Hayley was kind, caring and courageous and, as a transgender character (the first in British soap...

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