A TV blog by Elliot Gonzalez
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the apprentice 2016: meet the candidates


It’s that time of year again, where a group of 18 brand new candidates are put through their paces to secure Lord Sugar’s £250k investment in their business plan.

eastenders spoilers: 1-7 october


Next week in EastEnders, Pam and Les share some exciting news, Jane goes back to work and Simon stands trial for Paul’s murder.

corrie spoilers: 1-7 october


Next week in Coronation Street, David lands himself in a spot of bother, Audrey gets jealous of Freddie and Rita’s friendship and Sarah and Gary grow closer.

what to watch: 26 september – 2 october


This week there’s lots of great drama to enjoy, as well as some brilliant new comedy and it’s time to visit the judges’ houses on The X Factor!

i talk: morgana robinson’s 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.

i talk: damned


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

eastenders spoilers: 24-30 september


Next week in EastEnders Shirley offers Tina her support, Steven’s worried and Pam wants to visit Paul’s killers in prison.

corrie spoilers: 24-30 september


Next week in Coronation Street, Alya comes up with a plan, Maria is left devastated by a death in the family and Gail and Audrey push David towards grief counselling.

i talk to: josh widdicombe


Originally part of BBC Three’s Comedy Feeds pilot series in 2014, Josh became a series in 2015 and now Josh Widdicombe is back with a second series.

what to watch: 19-25 september


This week, Robbie Coltrane returns to our screens, the boys from the Dwarf are back and Strictly Come Dancing 2016 gets underway.

i talk: 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.

eastenders spoilers: 17-23 september


Next week in EastEnders, Paul’s killers stand trial, Denise reveals all to Masood and has Buster been busted?

corrie spoilers: 17-23 september


Next week in Coronation Street, Phelan lures Todd into a dangerous trap, Alya uncovers Sharif’s secret and Cathy struggles to come to terms with the truth.

what to watch: 12-18 september


This week on telly, Dave goes all political with a topical comedy show fronted by Matt Forde, Sky 1 launch their brand new action drama and we’re once step close to Christmas as The X Factor reaches Bootcamp stage.

i talk: david brent & foregone conclusion 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.

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.

eastenders spoilers: 10-16 september

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Next week in EastEnders, Masood and Carmel kiss, Sonia has a big decision to make and Ben wants to help Phil.

corrie spoilers: 10-16 september

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Next week in Coronation Street, Caz makes a move on Maria, Billy questions his calling and Craig visits his father inside.

what to watch: 5-11 september

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It’s another big week for telly with one of most loved comedy dramas ever returning…

i talk to: jo joyner

Jo Joyner

The sixth series of Mount Pleasant might have already started on Sky 1, but there’s one character we’re yet to meet, and that’s Jane.

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.

eastenders spoilers: 3-9 september

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Next week in EastEnders, Grant is back to try and help Phill find Ben, Denise receives some unexpected news and the day of Paul’s funeral arrives.

corrie spoilers: 3-9 september

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Next week in Coronation Street, Nick lays down the law with Steve, Phelan pushes Todd further into Billy’s arms and David cuts short Lauren’s reign of terror.

what to watch: 29 august – 4 september

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From an hour-long interview with James Corden, a ton of new comedy on the BBC and the return of Strictly Come Dancing, there’s no shortage of great programmes to watch if you plan to spend your evenings in front of the telly.

edinburgh tv festival 2016: 7 things that happened on day three

Edinburgh Day 3

The Edinburgh TV Festival is over for another year, and here are 7 things that happened on day three…