It's shaping up to be a banner year for original music in the U.K. While Britain's singles chart remains populated by the record industry's manufactured acts, the nation's album chart tells a…
With the recent break-out international success of British music talent such as Coldplay and David Gray, here are three new acts from Blighty that are poised to follow.
"Survivor" format owner Castaway Television Prods. is suing ITV company Granada for copyright infringement for "I'm a Celebrity ... Get Me Out of Here!," ITV's recent mega-ratings success.
Simon Cowell, caustic judge of "Pop Idol," is biting the hand that feeds him by setting up a TV production company to rival "Idol" producer Simon Fuller's 19 Group.
Rapper-singer Ms Dynamite's debut album, "A Little Deeper," won the U.K.'s prestigious Mercury Music Prize Tuesday night at a ceremony at London's Grosvenor House hotel.
Oscar-winning production designer Allan Starski ("Schindler's List," "The Pianist") will direct the European Film Academy's next master class at Studio Babelsberg in Berlin Nov. 16-23.
Rapper-singer Ms Dynamite's debut album, "A Little Deeper," won the U.K.'s prestigious Mercury Music Prize Tuesday night.
Actress Katrin Cartlidge, best known for her roles in British director Mike Leigh's films, died over the weekend of Sept. 7-8 in London from complications of pneumonia and septicemia. She was 41.
Mark Wood is leaving news org Reuters to take up the new role of chairman of ITN, supplier of news to ITV, Channel 4 and Channel 5.
Channel 5 parent RTL will boost the terrestrial's budget by £9 million ($14 million) next year to a total of $246 million.