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I TALK: Loaded

Channel 4 have hit the jackpot with their new comedy drama Loaded which centres around four tech entrepreneurs and friends; Leon, Ewan, Josh and Watto who are about to become millionaires thanks to their mobile app Cat Factory.

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I TALK: Little Boy Blue

Broadchurch might be over, but for the next four weeks ITV are making sure you stick with them for your Monday night drama fix, with their emotional new series Little Boy Blue.

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I TALK: Murder In Successville (Series 3)

When BBC Three moved online in February last year, many (including myself) thought it would be the end of the channel and their high standard of programming. How wrong could I have been?

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I TALK: The Trip To Spain

The Trip To Spain

After three years away, The Trip is returning to our screens on a new channel and with a new destination.

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I TALK: Line Of Duty (Series 4)

Line Of Duty 4

The final episode of the third series of Line Of Duty was as close to perfect as a drama can get. The nail-biting 90-minute finale wrapped up so many plot points that in many ways series four feels like a fresh start for one of the best police dramas on TV.

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I TALK: Catastrophe (Series 3)

Catastrophe 3 Review

With two series in 2015 and none in 2016 it feels like ages since Catastrophe was last on our screens, but thankfully Rob Delaney and Sharon Horgan are back with six more brilliantly funny, incredibly honest and dysfunctional episodes.

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I TALK: Broadchurch (Series 3)

Broadchurch 3 Review

Broadchurch is returning for its third and final series, but does the series live up to expectations?

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I TALK: Tracey Ullman’s Show (Series 2)

NEW Tracey Ullmans Show REVIEW

Despite being buried away in a rather unforgivable slot late on a Monday night on BBC One, Tracey Ullman’s Show performed incredibly well, perhaps to the BBC’s surprise considering the 10:45pm slot the show was given.

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I TALK: Apple Tree Yard

NEW Apple Tree Yard Review

Based on Louise Doughty’s bestselling book of the same name, Apple Tree Yard is an excellent brand new four-part drama for BBC One starring Emily Watson and Ben Chaplin.

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I TALK: Not Going Out (Series 8)

NEW Not Going Out Review

Same music. Same cast. Same title. Yet there’s something noticeably different about the eighth series of Not Going Out.

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i talk: let it shine

let-it-shine

Saturday night telly. The most difficult to get right, yet in many ways the most important. BBC One think their new format Let It Shine has all the right ingredients to make it a ratings hit.

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i talk: strictly come dancing 2016

strictly-2016

Last night, I was invited down to Elstree to be in the audience for Saturday night’s most-watched television programme, Strictly Come Dancing.

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i talk: the missing (series 2)

the-missing-2

When The Missing ended in December 2014, I was satisfied with how the series ended. It had a beginning, a middle and a definite end. But with critical acclaim and an average overnight audience of 5.5m (7.3m consolidated), the BBC announced a second series…

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i talk: morgana robinson’s the agency

the-agency

Quite how Morgana Robinson isn’t a household name yet, I’ll never know. But hopefully her new seven-part BBC Two series Morgana Robinson’s The Agency will change that.

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i talk: damned

damned

Two Jo Brand comedies in one year?! 2016 really is spoiling us, although her latest comedy Damned has been a long time coming.

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i talk: national treasure

national-treasure

Channel 4’s latest drama National Treasure is a brilliant observation of what happens when a much-loved entertainer gets accused of historic sexual offences.

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i talk: david brent & foregone conclusion live

david-brent-live

In 2001 when I first sat down to watch The Office, if someone had told me that 15 years later I’d be sat in the Hammersmith Apollo watching David Brent in concert, I wouldn’t have believed them. Yet last night, that’s exactly what I found myself doing.

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i talk: our girl (series 2)

Our Girl 2

Michelle Keegan (Coronation Street) takes over from Lacey Turner (EastEnders) in the new series of Our Girl, but she isn’t playing the same character.

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i talk: cold feet

Cold Feet

“When is Cold Feet coming back?” is a question which has followed actors James Nesbitt, John Thomson, Fay Ripley, Hermione Norris and Robert Bathurst around for 13 years, but finally they have an answer. Monday 5th September 2016 at 9pm.

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i talk: young hyacinth

Young Hyacinth

Kerry Howard (Witless, Him & Her) is taking on one of sitcom’s greatest characters, Hyacinth Bucket (pronounced Bouquet) in a one-off BBC One prequel to Keeping Up AppearancesYoung Hyacinth.

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