Theresa May has criticised the BBC for paying women less than men for doing the same job and insisted the organisation must continue publishing its top salaries to prove it is tackling the problem.
Broadchurch star Jodie Whittaker will become the first female Doctor in Doctor Who, the BBC has announced.
Children's television actress Carol Lee Scott, best known as Grotbags the witch, has died aged 74.
Former Scottish National Party leader Alex Salmond has turned down the chance to appear on I'm A Celebrity ... Get Me Out Of Here!, it has been reported.
The UK's competition watchdog looks poised to launch an in-depth investigation into Rupert Murdoch's £11.7 billion swoop for Sky after Culture Secretary Karen Bradley said she was "minded" to refer the bid for further scrutiny.
Rupert Murdoch's £11.7 billion bid to take full control of Sky has been given the green light by regulators in Ireland, leaving the UK's decision as the last remaining hurdle for the deal.
Ian McElhinney, Tara Lynne O'Neill and Kathy Kiera Clarke have joined the cast for a new sitcom set in Londonderry during the Troubles.
Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi has said his regeneration as the Time Lord will be "more complicated than recent ones".
Doctor Who star Michelle Gomez has said she still cannot believe she got her role as villainous Missy on Doctor Who, after she was unavailable for an earlier part in the show.
Presenter and actor Brian Cant has died at the age of 83.
Toby Kebbell has said he would have no chance of getting a role in the Hollywood adaptation of his Black Mirror episode because its writer "detests" him.
A group of Leeds music students have become the first group to reach the final of new BBC singing talent show Pitch Battle.
John Simm's the Master will come to face-to-face with his later regeneration Missy in next week's Doctor Who.
Kayleigh Morris has been removed from the Big Brother House after threatening to smash a fellow housemate's face in.
Line Of Duty creator Jed Mercurio has said working in gender-balanced environments in his younger days helps him write from a female perspective.
Actor Burt Ward has joined thousands of fans to illuminate the Bat-Signal in Los Angeles in memory of TV's late Caped Crusader Adam West.
Press and Journal food writer and columnist, Michael Smith, will swap the kitchen of his Loch Bay Restaurant in Stein, Skye next week for a place on one of the nation's most-watched television shows.
EastEnders star Lee Ryan has been readmitted to hospital after developing complications following his quinsy diagnosis.
Paul O'Grady has told of the "shock" he felt when he first presented the new series of Blind Date, taking over the reins from his late friend Cilla Black.
Poldark star Heida Reed would like to have been an actress before the internet was invented because of the criticism she receives online from fans.
Luther star Idris Elba has said he is looking forward to sporting the reckless detective's famous coat once again as the BBC has confirmed the gritty crime drama will return for a new series.
Jeremy Clarkson has said he thought Richard Hammond was dead after being involved in a serious crash while filming The Grand Tour.
Ban on people entering remote part of Scottish Highlands is finally lifted… Because TV contestants have left the area
A 15-month ban on people entering a remote part of the Highlands because of a TV show that eventually flopped has been lifted by the council.
Poldark made a dramatic return to television screens with a birth, two deaths and a pregnancy announcement - but a disappointing lack of torso-baring.
Tourism bosses and business owners are hoping a new crime drama set on Loch Ness will attract more visitors to the area.
A ‘larger than life’ tribute to The Big Yin, launched by BBC Scotland in conjunction with Glasgow City Council and Glasgow Life, will literally make Billy Connolly part of the architecture of his home city on a major scale.
The first episode of STV's new crime drama set on the shores of Loch Ness has been aired.
Comedian Billy Connolly has said he is "overjoyed" with three giant murals in his honour.
Smash-hit period drama Poldark makes its hotly anticipated return to screens on Sunday night.
The Voice Kids has got off to a good start in the ratings, launching to an audience of 4.2 million viewers.
Richard Hammond has joked "I'm not dead" as he apologised to his wife and children after his car crashed and burst into flames while filming The Grand Tour.
EastEnders viewers will see Lauren Branning's life start its downward spiral as her jealous sister considers outing her secrets.