Billie Piper

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The Young Offenders

It’s still so young as a medium: not even a century old. But so much has happened to television recently, it’s hard to say how we’ll be watching it by(...)

Billie Piper as Lily in the Sky Atlantic series ‘Penny Dreadful’. The faux-Victorian oil paintings in the background are among the lots in a three-day auction of thousands of props from the show. Photograph: Jonathan Hession

Viewing begins on Friday in the Pavilion at Punchestown Racecourse, Co Kildare, for the Penny Dreadful auction – a mix of props and genuine antiques (...)

Chris Evans behind the wheel for Top Gear. He  found his feet in his career and became a household name back in 1992 as one of the hosts of Channel 4’s hit television show, The Big Breakfast, alongside Gaby Roslin. File photograph: Alex Howe/BBC/PA Wire

Top Gear should have been the crowning glory of Chris Evans’s radio and TV career, which began when he was just 17. Starting at Piccadilly Radio in M(...)

Josh Hartnett and Eva Green in the second series of Penny Dreadful

Behind every vampire is a great prosthetics department. And props. And wardrobe. The first series of Penny Dreadful, Sky Atlantic’s slick gothic-ho(...)

You wouldn’t be so unkind as to compare life as the Doctor’s companion to the business of being a Bond girl. But neither role has propelled many actor(...)

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(...)