A sperm whale calf pictured on RTÉ documentary series Ireland’s Deep Atlantic. The BAI will fund a follow-up two-parter from Sea Fever Productions.

The dramas Dead Still and The Godparents and documentary series John Connors’ Acting Academy are among the television shows that have awarded money un(...)

Darren Smith, television producer and  managing director of Kite Entertainment. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw/The Irish Times

Darren Smith apologises for checking his phone. He is waiting for last night’s television ratings to come through: when we meet, Ireland’s Fittest Fam(...)

Flying with Kite: Sky head of entertainment Phil Edgar-Jones.  The broadcaster has chosen Kite Entertainment, makers of Gogglebox Ireland and Ireland’s Got Talent, to develop a show to be broadcast on Sky 1

Kite Entertainment, which makes Gogglebox Ireland and Ireland’s Got Talent, has signed a development deal with Sky that will fund the creation of an A(...)

Denise Van Outen, Lucy Kennedy, Jason Byrne and Michelle Visage from ‘Ireland’s Got Talent’. Photograph: BrianMcEvoy.

Saturday marks the debut of an eye-catching investment by TV3 - one that has a proven format, a mostly familiar line-up, some heartfelt singing and th(...)

TV3’s Six Nations co-commentator Alan Quinlan (left) with its panellists for the tournament Shane Horgan, Matt Williams, Shane Jennings and Ronan O’Gara. Photograph: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

After a difficult year for television advertising, TV3 Group is looking to its first Six Nations and the debut of Ireland’s Got Talent to kick-start i(...)

 Melissa McCarthy as White House press secretary Sean Spicer and Alec Baldwin as President Donald Trump in a recent airing of  Saturday Night Live. Photograph:  Will Heath/NBC/NBCU

Kite Entertainment, which makes TV3’s Gogglebox, have optioned the Irish rights to the US television format Saturday Night Live from NBC Universal. (...)

Gogglebox executive producer Tania Alexander knows who makes the perfect couchbound cast member of the show, even if they don’t know themselves. “Peo(...)

The first Irish Animation Awards will take place tomorrow night in Dingle, Co Kerry, with nominees from familiar production companies such as Brown Ba(...)

A campaign by the recently rebranded RTÉ2 to improve its popularity with younger viewers is showing some signs of progress, with the second series of (...)

RTÉ Two channel controller Bill Malone

RTÉ Two has commissioned a major new docusoap called Connected, in which five people are given cameras to film their lives. Originally an Israeli form(...)