The Custard TV continue their coverage of the Edinburgh International TV Festival with highlights of the talk given by ITV controller Peter Fincham this afternoon.
. He didn’t confirm the return of Cold Feet but said he would never say never
. He said that The Voice was contracted to the BBC and ITV weren’t going to pursue it for the moment.
. He voiced his excitement at the upcoming season of drama with special mention given to Jekyll and Hyde and Unforgotten.
. He was surprised at how popular You’re Back in the Room turned out to be and was also pleased with the success of Ninja Warrior UK.
. He gave special mention to Bring Back Borstal and was upset that it didn’t perform better in the ratings.
. He didn’t think that were too many celebrity-led documentaries and saw the likes of Joanna Lumley’s recent Trans-Siberian Adventure as a high quality travel show.