• Kevin Clifton finally answers the one question we've all been wondering about this year's Strictly Come Dancing

    Kevin Clifton has taken to Twitter to answer the one question many fans have been asking about the next series of Strictly Come Dancing – and it involves the much higher ratio of professionals to celebrities this year! When asked why there are 18 professional dancers to the 15-strong celebrity line-up, he replied: "There always are so they can lighten the load in group dances for competing pros later in the series. Also in case of injuries." Kevin with his last partner, Susan Calman Another follower said: "18 pros, 15 celebs. Are you 100% getting a partner this year? Are the

  • The Big Bang Theory to end 12-season run in 2019 - stars speak out

    American TV series The Big Bang Theory will officially come to a close in 2019, ending one of the longest-running sitcoms in US history after an impressive 12 seasons. The popular sitcom, which debuted in 2007, focused on a group of scientists and their love interests. On Wednesday, the production teams and CBS said in a joint statement: "We, along with the cast, writers and crew, are extremely appreciative of the show's success and aim to deliver a final season, and series finale, that will bring The Big Bang Theory to an epic creative close." The Big Bang Theory will

  • Gillian Anderson reportedly joining The Crown – find out which iconic role she will be playing

    Gillian Anderson is reportedly in talks to join the hit Netflix show, The Crown, as an iconic historical figure who was thought to have quite a complicated relationship with the Queen. Yes, we're talking about Margaret Thatcher herself. According to the Daily Mail, the X-Files actress is currently being considered for the role, with a source saying: "Gillian is an excellent actress, so it would be a real coup to get her." It is thought that the first female Prime Minister of the UK will appear in the series in the fourth series as a leader of the Conservative

  • Is Joanna Lumley about to return to Coronation Street?

    Joanna Lumley is one of Britain's most popular actresses, and much loved for her roles including Patsy Stone in Absolutely Fabulous. But in her early career, the 72-year-old starred in Coronation Street in 1973 as Ken Barlow's love interest, Elaine Perkins. And although Joanna was in the soap for just a few weeks, she has admitted that she would have liked to have stayed in there for the long run. Talking at the Edinburgh TV Festival about Corrie, Joanna said: "I wanted a long, long part in this lovely show." Joanna then explained that she didn’t actually choose to

  • I'm a Celebrity lands new host! ITV confirm Ant McPartlin will be replaced

    It's official! Declan Donnelly will be joined by a new presenter in the upcoming series of I'm A Celebrity… Get Me Out of Here!. The news comes weeks after both ITV and Ant McPartlin revealed he would not be presenting the popular reality TV show after extending his leave of absence into next year. Speaking at the Edinburgh TV Festival this week, ITV boss Kevin Lygo made the announcement: "We collectively all thought let's give [Ant] a good amount of time off because these things are a slow procedure. He's not going to go to the jungle. Dec is

  • Why the Strictly Come Dancing Glitterball trophy will be different next year

    While every Strictly Come Dancing contestant and professional dancer has their eye on that Glitterball prize, next year the as-of-yet unknown group of celebs will be competing to win a slightly different version of the much-coveted trophy. But why? Going into the 16th series of the much-loved dancing show this year will mean that the space of the base for the winning celebrities name will be all filled up, as it only has 16 spaces. There are only 16 spaces for names on the trophy base According to Radio Times, the BBC have confirmed that next year they will alter the