Simon Bird locked in for Inbetweeners film

Simon Bird (Will) has reportedly signed on to appear in the upcoming Inbetweeners film after allegedly holding out for a better deal. The film has begun shooting in Crete with all of the original cast involved.

ITV confirms Paul O’Grady’s show premiere

ITV has confirmed that Paul O’Grady’s new show will begin on September 10 on ITV1. The hour-long Paul O’Grady Live! will screen at 9pm on Friday September 10 with Sir Tom Jones among O’Grady’s first guests.

Billy Joel music for Glee

More Billy Joel music will pop up in the second season of Glee after the singer agreed to its use. Joel’s Piano Man featured in the first season in a duet sung by guest Neil Patrick Harris and Matthew Morrison.

4m watch Josie win Big Brother

The Big Brother finale on Tuesday night, in which Josie was crowned the winner, pulled an audience of 4 million viewers on Channel 4. The show pulled a 17.7% audience share between 8pm and 10.50pm.

BBC Four to air Anna Nicole Smith opera

BBC Four has announced it will broadcast an opera based on the life of Anna Nicole Smith, who passed away in 2007. Smith will be played by Dutch soprano Eva-Maria Westbroek and is expected to air in early next year.

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