Ben Frow

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Big Brother may be watching us, but fewer people are watching Big Brother. Photograph: Channel 5 / PA Wire

Writing recently about the 20th anniversary of TV3 had me thinking about how television seemed to lunge right into a new era around the turn of the Mi(...)

The test card had been transmitting for 12 days before the Indian summer’s Sunday when taoiseach Bertie Ahern pushed the button that put TV3 on air. I(...)

Winner Ryan Thomas leaves the house during the Celebrity Big Brother final in 2018. Photograph: Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images

The new series of Big Brother will be the last to air on Channel 5, it has been confirmed. Celebrity Big Brother will also be discontinued after anot(...)

Lisa McGee, creator and writer of Channel 4 hit ‘Derry Girls’ was recognised as a rising star at a television industry dinner at the Irish embassy in London.

Irish television talent and executives attended a special industry dinner in the Irish embassy in London last night at which Derry Girls creator Lisa (...)

TV3 Group director of content Jeff Ford gives a presentation in the Sony HD Studio at the broadcaster’s base in Ballymount, Dublin. Ford is to leave TV3 in April. Photograph: Brian McEvoy.

TV3 Group’s director of content Jeff Ford is leaving the broadcaster to take up the position of general manager at Fox International Channels UK, whic(...)

The soaps and jungle exploits may be moving channel, but the home production pipeline continues to thicken and the shiny floor shows are going nowhere(...)

If you want to have heated debates about what exactly constitutes a “watercooler moment” in television viewing, and whether “shiny-floor” talent conte(...)