BBC One has announced the cast for its upcoming adaptation of “Lady Chatterley's Lover,” the 1928 Italian romance novel by D.H. Lawrence. Holliday Grainger, who starred in Showtime's “The Borgias”…
BBC America series "Ripper Street" is headed for a second season on its Stateside home, as well as in the U.K..
BBC flagship station BBC1 increased its lead over its main commercial rival, ITV1, in 2002. BBC1 achieved an all-hours audience share of 26.2% compared with ITV's 24.1%.
Steven Spielberg's World War II TV series "Band of Brothers" has been dropped from BBC1's primetime fall sked -- even though the pubcaster is reckoned to have coughed up a record £7 million ($10…
ITV and the BBC, the U.K.'s main terrestrial broadcasters, suffered a ratings decline in primetime during 2000, due in part to increasingly mainstream competition from Channel 4 and Channel 5. Their…
Peter Salmon has been appointed controller of BBC1, the pubcaster's main TV channel. Salmon currently is director of programs for the ITV station Granada TV, but he previously worked for 12 years at…