RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

BBC

A collection of news and information related to BBC published by this site and its partners.

Top BBC Articles

Displaying items 111-121
  • David Schulner Sets HBO Drama with Ridley Scott, Inks Overall Deal at U TV

    David Schulner has inked a two-year overall deal with Universal TV, where he's developing a drama series for HBO with Ridley Scott on board to direct. "Pharaoh" revolves around ancient Egypt and the influence of alien beings as an alternative explanation...
  • CBS' 'Elementary' deduces the painful truth at the heart of sobriety

     CBS' 'Elementary' deduces the painful truth at the heart of sobriety
    Very few shows could pull off a homage to the death of Philip Seymour Hoffman without seeming exploitative, sensational or culturally carnivorous. Only one could do it in the middle of an episode dealing with a bunch of missing anthrax and Garret...
  • Saturday TV Highlights and Weekend Talk Shows: 'The World's End'

    Saturday TV Highlights and Weekend Talk Shows: 'The World's End'
    Customized TV Listings are available here: www.latimes.com/tvtimes Click here to download TV listings for the week of May 25 - 31, 2014 in PDF format This week's TV Movies -------------------- SERIES Orphan Black Sarah (Tatiana Maslany) gets a...
  • WATCH: First Look At Peter Capaldi's 'Doctor Who'

    Thanks to the BBC's "Doctor Who" Twitter feed, we have our first official look at season eight, starring Peter Capaldi as the newly regenerated Doctor. The British network tweeted out the announcement that the newest incarnation of the legendary time-...
  • President Obama Asked to Block BBC Show 'Top Gear' That Allegedly Used Racist Term

    LONDON -- President Obama has been asked to consider blocking broadcast in the U.S. of BBC motoring show "Top Gear" after its star, Jeremy Clarkson, was accused of allegedly using racist language. A firm of lawyers, Equal Justice, is to write to Obama...
  • Taking television show vows

    Taking television show vows
    We are legion! TV fanatics who, after a day mired in social media viral videos and flotsam that calls itself entertainment, opt for shows with character. We're the masses rejecting HBO's "Game of Thrones." Yes, we consider action and story progression...
  • Nominees for the Banff World Media Festival Rockie Awards Announced

    Nominees for the 35th annual Banff World Media Festival Rockie Awards were announced today, honoring excellence in television and media content from around the globe. Nominees in the Serial Drama category, which is currently a shortlist of 25 entries,...
  • BBC Topper Chris Patten Steps Down

    LONDON -- Chris Patten, chairman of the BBC's governing body, the BBC Trust, has announced that he will be stepping down with immediate effect on health grounds following major heart surgery. Patten's term as chairman was due to end in April 2015. He...
  • Grads: Is keeping a job harder than landing it?

    DEAR JOYCE: I'm graduating this year. I have no work experience. Unfortunately, I wasn't able to fit in an internship experience. I'm in the same spot as my brother was two years ago when he didn't last three months on his first real job. What are my best...
  • CANNES: Laura Linney Joins Ian McKellan in 'A Slight Trick of the Mind'

    Laura Linney is joining Ian McKellan in Bill Condon's Sherlock Holmes tale "A Slight Trick of the Mind." The casting marks the fourth collaboration between Condon and Linney, who starred in "Kinsey," "The Fifth Estate" and the pilot episode of "The Big...
  • 8 Pakistan soldiers killed in attack near Afghan border

    8 Pakistan soldiers killed in attack near Afghan border
    At least eight Pakistani soldiers were killed Thursday in a roadside explosion near the Afghan border in one of the deadliest attacks on security forces here in months, officials said. The blast in the volatile North Waziristan tribal area, a hotbed...