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John Cleese Guilts BBC into Restoring Fawlty Towers to Streaming (Image: BBC)

John Cleese Guilts BBC into Restoring Fawlty Towers to Streamer

Earlier this week, the BBC pulled "The Germans", an episode of the classic sitcom Fawlty Towers from its UKTV streaming service for containing "racial slurs".  However, the episode will now be reinstated to the service after creator, star, and co-writer John Cleese took to Twitter to criticize their decision. In the episode, the major uses […]


Buffy the Vampire Slayer Streams Free on UK's All 4 Starting June

viewers will be able to enjoy the apocalyptic adventures of Joss Whedon's "Scooby Gang" for free when all seven seasons of the critically-acclaimed Buffy the Vampire Slayer make their way onto Channel 4’s video-on-demand service All 4 beginning June 1 Individual episodes of the series will also be available to watch weekdays at 11 pm[...]

The Long Read: Talking With Susan Wokoma About Crazyhead, Abortion Comedy and The Year Of The Rabbit.

Matt Berry, Susan Wokoma and Freddie Fox Return In Year Of The Rabbit Series Two

Year Of The Rabbit was a bit of a smash hit for Channel 4 last year A comedy thriller parodying seventies cop shows, but set in Victorian London, it starred Matt Berry as the eponymous Inspector Rabbit, Freddie Fox as his posh partner Strauss and Susan Wokoma as the country’s first female police officer (fopper?) Mabel[...]

"Batwoman": Channel 4's E4 Secures "Arrowverse" Series UK Broadcast Rights

Not the case with Arrow, The Flash, Supergirl, and DC's Legends of Tomorrow - all available via Comcast-owned digital channel Sky One, which means there's a blank spot in the middle of its "Crisis" broadcasts.Now thanks to Bleeding Cool's own Rich Johnston and his reporting from Channel 4's 2020 programming breakfast/event, we've learned that Batwoman[...]

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"Rick and Morty": UK Gets Early Squanch – E4 Sets November 20th Premiere

That puts it at less than two weeks after the series' US return, and well ahead of the previously-announced Channel 4 debut in January 2020. “When we announced we would be airing Rick and Morty Series 4 on free to air TV in January we thought fans would be delighted[...]

World Premiere of The End Of The F***ing World Transforms London Cinema

Tonight, Channel 4 are launching the second series and/or season of The End Of The F***ing World, their TV show based on the comic book by Charles Forsman that was also a global hit for Netflix Premiering on Channel 4 and All4 at 10pm, about two hours after it does here, it will so stream[...]

The Batman Tattoos That Won It, in Channel 4's Naked Attraction Dating Show

Naked Attraction is a British television dating game show, broadcast at night on Channel 4, in which a clothed person selects one other contestant to date from six naked people, whose bodies and then faces are revealed through successive rounds, from the bottom half up Broadcast late night, nothing is blurred or blanked, everything hangs[...]

Ben Wheatley’s Zombie Pensioners Vs Teen Satire, "Generation Z" for Channel 4 TV

Ben Wheatley's Zombie Pensioners Vs Teen Satire, "Generation Z" for Channel 4 TV

His latest film, an adaptation of Daphne Du Maurier’s gothic romance Rebecca, starring Lily James and Armie Hammer, is to be released on Netflix in 2020.And now he is coming to Channel 4, with a new zombie series, Generation Z, with six hour-long episodes.First they ate your dreams of a brighter future, now they want to[...]