• Declan Donnelly set to host Britain's Got Talent alone?

    Declan Donnelly could front the new series of Britain's Got Talent by himself, following the success of his solo debut on Saturday Night Takeaway at the weekend. Following Ant McPartlin's decision to enter rehab in the wake of his drink-driving charge, it was unclear who would host the hit ITV talent show. But bosses were said to be so impressed by Dec's appearance on Saturday that they are keen for him to front the live shows as a solo presenter. "After last weekend, the feeling is very much that Dec should take on BGT alone – he did a

  • Cheryl 'rules out X Factor return' for something very exciting

    Cheryl is expected to make her highly-anticipated return to television this year - but it's not what many expected. The singer, who welcomed baby Bear into the world last year with boyfriend Liam Payne, has reportedly ruled out making a comeback on The X Factor. According to The Sun, the 34-year-old is in talks to have a role on Simon Cowell's new dance show on the BBC. Cheryl was initially tipped to take over from Nicole Scherzinger for a third stint on the popular ITV singing series, but the mum-of-one is said to be more "excited" about the prospect

  • Ant and Dec nominated for BAFTA Award

    Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly have been nominated for a BAFTA Award for their show, Saturday Night Takeway. The exciting announcement comes just a few days after Dec was forced to host the popular show by himself after Ant confirmed he would go into rehab following a drink-driving charge. Ant failed a breathalyser test when he was involved in a car collision which left several people with mild injuries. The show has been nominated for Best Entertainment Programme, while Britain's Got Talent, which is also presented by the pair, has been nominated for the same category. Ant and Dec's Saturday

  • MasterChef judges defend controversial Malaysian chicken comments

    MasterChef judges Gregg Wallace and John Torode have responded to the criticism they received after eliminating a contestant for her "undercooked" chicken. During Knockout Week, Malaysia-born contestant Zaleha Kadir Olpin made the Malaysian rice dish Nasi Lemak with chicken rendang. However, the judges were critical about the dish which they said wasn't "crispy" enough, leading Malaysia's Prime Minister Najib Razak to even weigh in the debate. Appearing on Wednesday's Good Morning Britain, Greg and John justified their decision. Gregg Wallace and John Torode appeared on Wednesday's GMB "What happened was, part of her dish was a rendang," explained Gregg. "I said

  • Alan Carr has viewers in tears of laughter during The Great Celebrity Bake Off

    Alan Carr was one of the four celebrities to appear on The Great Celebrity Bake Off on Tuesday night, and viewers took to Twitter to discuss his hilarious time in the baking tent. Not only did the comedian struggle with the mixer, and his glasses steaming up thanks to the oven, it also turned out that he wasn't the best baker, as his three creations for the competition were met with amused criticism from the judges, Paul Hollywood and Prue Leith. Alan had viewers in stitches Speaking about the Rainbow-themed showstopper cake, which featured characters from the TV show including Zippy, George

  • EastEnders spoilers: Fans figure out Michelle Fowler's exit storyline

    EastEnders viewers are convinced Michelle Fowler will leave the show after getting involved in another scandal. The character - who is played by Jenna Russell – is set to become embroiled in a new controversial storyline involving Mel Owen's teenage son Hunter. During Tuesday's episode, Mel (Tamzin Outhwaite) asked Michelle if she would tutor her son - completely oblivious to the fact that she had an affair with American school student Preston in the past. "You still know how to get the best out of kids, teenagers, the ones who knows best," Mel asked, to which Michelle responded: "It's

  • Patrick Kielty speaks candidly about his father's murder in new documentary

    Patrick Kielty has said he is not able to forgive the loyalist paramilitaries who shot dead his father in Northern Ireland 30 years ago. The TV star was just 16 in 1988 when his dad Jack was killed in Dundrum, the County Down town where he grew up. And in a new BBC documentary airing on Wednesday, he opens up about the loss of his father, and reveals that the IRA offered the family "revenge" following the killing. In My Dad, the Peace Deal and Me, Patrick recalls how his uncle was approached by members of the IRA while

  • New Britain's Got Talent details have been revealed

    Britain's Got Talent will return to our television screens later this month, ITV has confirmed. Show bosses announced that the first episode will air on 14 April at 8pm, and will run for one hour and 25 minutes. This year's series will see the return of Simon Cowell, Amanda Holden, David Walliams and Alesha Dixon on the judging panel. The announcement comes shortly after the first trailer for BGT was released, and despite starring the show's judges, the two presenters, Ant and Dec, were missing from the minute-long, royal-themed trailer. Declan Donnelly is likely to host BGT on his own It

  • Lisa Riley congratulated by celebrity friends after sharing exciting news

    Lisa Riley couldn’t be prouder on Wednesday after hearing that the hit BBC One drama, Three Girls, in which she starred in, is up for a number of BAFTA awards, including Mini-Series. The BBC drama about the Rochdale pedophile ring, saw Lisa portray the mother of one of the main victims, Ruby Bowen. Rising star Liv Hill, who played Ruby, has also been nominated in the Supporting Actress category, while Molly Windsor, who portrayed grooming victim Holly Winshaw, is up for Leading Actress. Lisa Riley played Lorna Bowen in Three Girls  Taking to her Instagram account to share her delight at