Channel 4 comedy Catastrophe with Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan: one of the shows available on its on-demand service All 4, which evolved from 4oD

Watching on-demand? Don’t be surprised if the advertisers seem to know your name. Channel 4’s on-demand service All 4 will “imminently” roll out an ad(...)

Channel 4’s Danny Carvalho (second left) discusses TV formats at the Celtic Media Festival with Scottish broadcasting executive Iseabail Mactaggart and Irish television producers Kieran Doherty and Evan Chamberlain.

“A body always floats”, according to Channel 4’s forthcoming series Hunted, is a law-enforcement phrase used when wanted individuals go on the run – s(...)

RTÉ chairwoman Moya Doherty: told Oireachtas committee hearing the broadcaster needed “much more certainty” about its future. Photograph: Frank Miller/The Irish Times

The media market remains highly competitive, with no room for complacency, RTÉ employees were advised yesterday at briefings given by director-general(...)

A view of the Famine sculpture in Dublin which marks the national disaster that was the Great Hunger. Photograph:  Frank Miller/The Irish Times

Protesters are to picket the London headquarters of Channel 4 on Saturday in a demonstration against plans to create a sitcom based on the Irish potat(...)

Host Graham Norton during filming for “The Graham Norton Show” in London. Photograph: Ian West/PA Wire

In this autumn-winter autobiography season, two memoirs should leap out to both aspiring broadcasters and anyone even vaguely interested in how on-air(...)

Self belief: the vision

Jamal Edwards falls into the category of ‘teenage sensation’, having built an impressive social media empire from the age of just 15. Now aged 22, he (...)

Avril MacRory: produced ‘Secret Diary of a Call Girl’

Former RTÉ head of variety Avril MacRory, now a London-based independent producer, was back at Montrose last night to give a Royal Television Socie(...)

Charlie Brooker: “I think I’m quite pleasant.” Photograph: Dave M Benett/Getty

Charlie Brooker is a sell-out who should never have become a newspaper columnist or written television programmes or lost weight or changed his hair o(...)

The Facebook smartphone application. Photograph: Dado Ruvic/Reuters.

A woman lies, her neck twisted, her limbs askew, at the foot of a staircase. Taken from the top of the stairs, the picture comes with the follo(...)