Beverley Callard has said she was sick of reading plays that only had a few parts for young women before she signed up for her new all-female show.
Channel 4’s chief executive has said scenes shown on programmes such as Big Brother more than 10 years ago would not be deemed acceptable now, and the broadcaster would not allow them to be aired.
Janet Street-Porter has revealed she is set to make an appearance on Neighbours.
The Duke of Sussex is working with US chat show queen Oprah Winfrey on a mental health documentary series, Kensington Palace has announced.
Vicky McClure has spoken out about funding for dementia research after filming a documentary about the connection between the condition and music.
Rob Beckett will present a new daytime quiz show called Head Hunters, the BBC has announced.
Established writers such as Ian Rankin, Alexander McCall Smith and Lin Anderson will be joined by Pointless host Richard Osman at a crime-writing festival in Scotland later this year.
A CBBC documentary showing three girls competing to be elected to the Scottish Youth Parliament is to air on Monday.
DC Universe’s Netflix series Titans has cast deaf activist and model Chella Man as Jericho for their second series.
Jamie Oliver has told of his desperate attempts to save his restaurant group from collapse as he ploughed millions of pounds of his own money into the business.