Comment & Features

The Real Mr Darcy - A dramatic re-appraisal, commissioned by Drama
The Real Mr Darcy - A dramatic re-appraisal, commissioned by Drama

An academic research paper by John Sutherland and Amanda Vickery

Why we all must take risks on emerging comedians
Why we all must take risks on emerging comedians

By UKTV Senior Commissioning Editor, Iain Coyle

Let's keep comedy in the front line
Let's keep comedy in the front line

"Laughter is a guaranteed way to make yourself popular" says Commissioning's Simon Lupton

There's something ghostly going on...
There's something ghostly going on...

New sitcom, Marley's Ghosts comes to Gold, but should we really believe in ghosts?

Tomorrow's People: Making Cultures For Creativity
Tomorrow's People: Making Cultures For Creativity

A new, free thought leadership book from UKTV

Promoting equal opportunity
Promoting equal opportunity

by UKTV CEO, Darren Childs

When did TV get so predictable?
When did TV get so predictable?

Dave’s new comedy is breaking the mould with its unique format, says UKTV's Iain Coyle

The Future of Robots
The Future of Robots

Professor Martin Smith discusses how robots will shape our future.

Predictions from a Chief Futurist
Predictions from a Chief Futurist

Dave Evans, Chief Futurist for Cisco Systems, discusses the future of television

Rolling the dice on talent
Rolling the dice on talent

A thought piece by Jon Thoday, taken from UKTV's new book about the future of television

TV Years - Emma Cox
TV Years - Emma Cox

Freelance journalist, Emma Cox, talks to UKTV about her television viewing habits

2024: The Future Of Television - An Introduction
2024: The Future Of Television - An Introduction

Darren Childs introduces a new collection of views from big thinkers in TV & social media

UKTV offers a Gold-en opportunity
UKTV offers a Gold-en opportunity

In September 2013 UKTV welcomed its first apprentice. How did Charlie Guy get the job?

Leading Lights - Roly Keating
Leading Lights - Roly Keating

Merger in the Library - The CEO of the British Library talks digital.

TV Years - Melanie Leach
TV Years - Melanie Leach

Melanie Leach, Managing Director, Twofour Broadcast, talks about her TV viewing habits

Creating The Conditions For Success
Creating The Conditions For Success

Organisational culture is important at UKTV - and it’s paying dividends says Darren Childs