I’m A Celebrity...Extra Camp

This year on ITV2 it’s all change for I’m A Celebrity…Get Me Out Of Here with a new name, a new set and new gang of jungle super fan presenters.
 
The newly named I’m A Celebrity...Extra Camp will be hosted live every night by Joe Swash, Chris Ramsey, Stacey Solomon and Vicky Pattison.  All four hosts are straight talking, jungle fanatics who will bring their own unique take on what’s happening in camp, with none of them afraid to speak their mind as they dissect the day’s drama.
 
There will be a friendly rivalry as Joe, Chris, Stacey and Vicky compete to bring viewers the most exclusive behind the scenes access, as they delve deeper into camp life than ever before. Expect unseen clips, exclusive interviews and the hosts facing their fears in the bush tucker trials. Plus the rivalry continues as they take each other on in live studio games where anything could happen.
 
The hosts will be joined in Australia by celebrity guests, as well as live link ups with the UK to hear from other famous faces.

Toyah Battersby to return to Coronation Street



Christmas is a time for families and Leanne Battersby is heading for a festive family reunion with her half-sister Toyah.
 
Actress Georgia Taylor will return to the role of Toyah Battersby next month and will appear on screen this December.
 
With Leanne pregnant with Steve McDonald’s baby the sisters have a lot of catching up to do, but viewers will have to wait and see what exactly brings ‘Our Toyah’ back to Weatherfield.
 
Toyah was last seen on the cobbles 13 years ago in February 2003. She left Weatherfield after finding out her college lecturer boyfriend had got her friend Maria pregnant.

The Chase celebrates its 1000th episode

ITV’s award-winning quiz show The Chase celebrates its 1000th episode with a special edition featuring all five of the Chasers on Thursday 29th September at 5pm on ITV.
 


The hour-long special hosted by presenter Bradley Walsh will for the first time see a different Chaser face each contestant during the ‘Cash Builder’ round. The ‘Final Chase’ round will then be played by the fifth and final Chaser. 
 
The chase is on as the contestants will have to dodge The Barrister, The Beast, The Governess, The Sinnerman and The Vixen one after the other. Will they be able to stay ahead of the finest quiz brains in the country to take home a share of the winnings? 

Jimmy McGovern’s new BBC One prime-time drama, Broken attracts a stellar cast

As filming commences, further casting has been confirmed for Broken (working title), with Anna Friel, Paula Malcolmson, Aisling Loftus and Adrian Dunbar amongst those joining Sean Bean in Jimmy McGovern’s new drama series produced by LA Productions for BBC One. Also joining are Mark Stanley, Muna Otaru, Danny Sapani, Lauren Lyle and Rochenda Sandall in the new 6 x 60’ part series.

As previously announced, Sean Bean will star as Father Michael Kerrigan, a Catholic priest presiding over a Northern urban parish. Modern, maverick, and reassuringly flawed, Father Michael must be confidante, counsellor and confessor to a congregation struggling to reconcile its beliefs with the challenges of daily life in contemporary Britain.

Anna Friel (Marcella) will play Christina Fitzsimmons who lives in the heart of the community with her three children and mother. She works at the local betting shop but, even with her wages and the contribution of her mother’s pension, she's still skint. Christina is intelligent, sharp, and honest but the lack of money pushes her to the very edge.

Sky invests in Ginx TV



Sky plc ("Sky") today announces that it has invested £1.55 million in Ginx TV, the owner of the UK & Ireland’s only 24-hour eSports TV channel, GINX eSports TV. ITV will invest an equal amount, and both companies will have the option to acquire further holdings. The investment follows the launch of the channel on the Sky platform in June. 
GINX eSports TV showcases major eSports tournaments from across the globe, as well as unique, independent programming. The schedule includes coverage of Turner’s ELEAGUE tournament, FACEIT‘s eSports Championship Series, and Valve’s The International Dota 2 , which GINX eSports TV will is covering live from its new King’s Cross studio.   Other content partners will include Riot, Activision, EGL, Gfinity and more will be announced.