The Voice UK overtakes BGT
The Voice UK overtook Britain’s Got Talent in the ratings on Saturday night, with an average audience of 10.68m between 7pm and 8.20pm compared to BGT’s 10.04m later on.
Walliams joining new BBC comedy
David Walliams and Paloma Faith have joined the cast of new BBC One comedy Blandings. The 1929 set comedy also featured Jennifer Saunders and Timothy Spall.
Maggie Smith leaving Downton?
The tabloids are reporting that Dame Maggie Smith has asked to be written out of Downton Abbey in the third season.
French to judge new series?
Dawn French is said to be in talks to become a judge on the new Andrew Lloyd Webber search-for-a-star series Jesus Christ Superstar.