Heartstopper star Yasmin Finney joins Doctor Who cast

The actress, who shot to fame as Elle in Netflix’s hit LGBTQ+ drama, is set to play the character of Rose in the new era of the BBC series. Yasmin is filming scenes set to air in 2023 to coincide with the show’s 60th anniversary. Yasmin’s casting also follows news that Sex Education star Ncuti … Read more

What does Ukraine’s victory mean for next year’s Eurovision?

As the dust settles and the last of the confetti is swept away after Saturday night’s Eurovision Song Contest final, attention is already turning to next year’s contest, especially considering who ended up win the show. It was a gigantic win for Ukraine this weekend, with Kalush Orchestra sweeping an incredible 631 points by the … Read more

Rachel Riley’s Strictly Come Dancing ‘Fix’ claims shut down by BBC spokesperson

The BBC has responded to comments from former Strictly Come Dancing contestant Rachel Riley about her experience on the show. Rachel competed on Strictly in 2013, where she became the sixth contestant to be eliminated from the show. Speaking to The Sunday Times over the weekend, the Countdown presenter admitted she found Strictly to be … Read more

Sam Ryder Celebrates Eurovision Success in the UK: ‘We’ve Just Destroyed the Stigma!’

Sam Ryder has said the ‘stigma’ of the UK’s performance at Eurovision has finally been ‘destroyed’ after they claimed our best result in 24 years. The singer led the UK to second place at Saturday night’s song contest in Turin, Italy, with his song Space Man. It was the UK’s highest ranking since 1998, when … Read more

Eurovision fans can’t forget how successful the UK has been after Sam Ryder’s success

Sam Ryder has had Britain’s best Eurovision result in 24 years, and fans can’t get over it. The singer finished second in the rankings after performing his song Space Man at the Song Contest held in Turin, Italy on Saturday night. It proved to be a remarkable reversal of fortune after last year’s dreaded draws, … Read more

Ukraine win Eurovision as UK finish second

Ukraine won the Eurovision Song Contest with the song Stefania by the folk-rap group Kalush Orchestra. The act has been the favorite since Putin’s invasion earlier this year, with organizers also banning Russia from competing. Ukraine joined the contest in 2003 and their three wins make them one of the most successful of the new … Read more

Conversations between friends: where have you seen the cast before?

The BBC’s long-awaited adaptation of Sally Rooney’s Conversations with Friends is finally here to fill the hole in the shape of normal people in your life, and no doubt millions of us will be binging all 12 episodes over the course of days. and weeks to come. Among the cast are familiar faces from a … Read more

Rylan Clark reveals ridiculous Eurovision confusion during presentation from Turin

Rylan Clark has revealed he continues to be mistaken for a Eurovision contestant as he hosted BBC coverage of this year’s semi-finals in Turin. The presenter confessed there were a number of occasions this week where other people wished him “good luck” thinking he was in competition. Appearing on The One Show on Thursday night, … Read more

Piers Morgan blocks Simon McCoy after spitting on Twitter to see numbers

Piers Morgan blocked fellow broadcaster Simon McCoy on Twitter after the pair had a tense public exchange over viewership figures. While reports claimed that Piers’ show’s viewership numbers had plummeted since its debut — with other shows on the network apparently not registering any audiences at times — he didn’t seem deterred by this when … Read more

Conversations with friends are here to fill the void in the shape of a normal person in your life

One of the only good things to come out of 2020 (we’re sure we don’t need to remind you that there really weren’t many) was Normal People. The BBC’s adaptation of Sally Rooney’s bestselling novel about teenage love story Marianne and Connell was hailed by viewers and critics when it was released during the first … Read more