A breakdown of the biggest TV news this week.
NEW MASTERMIND HOST
Clive Myrie has been announced as the new presenter of Mastermind and Celebrity Mastermind.
JACK WHITEHALL RETURNS TO PRESENT THE BRITs
Jack Whitehall will return to host this year's delayed BRIT awards in May.
STRICTLY PROS CONFIRMED
Strictly Come Dancing will be back on BBC One this autumn with the professional dancer line up revealed as Aljaž Škorjanec, Amy Dowden, Anton Du Beke, Dianne Buswell, Giovanni Pernice, Gorka Marquez, Graziano Di Prima, Janette Manrara, Johannes Radebe, Karen Hauer, Katya Jones, Luba Mushtuk, Nadiya Bychkova, Nancy Xu, Neil Jones, and Oti Mabuse.
THE DAILY CLIMATE SHOW
On Wednesday 7th April, Sky News will launch the first daily prime time news show dedicated to climate change - the single biggest global issue of our generation. Hosted by Sky News presenter Anna Jones, ‘The Daily Climate Show’ will showcase the work of Sky News correspondents both here and abroad as they investigate how global warming is changing our landscape and changing how we all live our lives.
INSIDE MAN CAST
David Tennant (Des; Staged; Doctor Who), Dolly Wells (The Pursuit Of Love; Dracula; Can You Ever Forgive Me?) and Lydia West (It’s A Sin; Years And Years; Dracula) will lead the cast of a major new thriller from BAFTA and Emmy award-winning writer Steven Moffat (Dracula, Sherlock, Doctor Who), alongside Stanley Tucci (Feud; The King’s Man; Spotlight) in the title role of the Inside Man.
More info: https://www.tvzoneuk.com/post/insideman-cast
UKTV ACQUIRE IRISH DRAMA
UKTV announces that Alibi will exclusively broadcast the new RTE drama Smother (6x60') in the UK, following a deal with BBC Studios.
More info: https://www.tvzoneuk.com/post/smother-alibi