SATURDAY Night Takeaway fans have complained about its new virtual audience wall - saying they can't hear the show. Ant McPartlin and Dec Donnelly returned to the ITV hit last night with a huge screen showing viewers watching at home. However, many complained that the sound blasting out of the thing was ruining their enjoyment of the show. Others begged producers to stick the 300 living rooms across the country on mute. One tweeted: "I'm hearing everything echoed through the live audience" while another wrote: "Can we get the audience to mute their mics?? It sounds proper messy." A third complained the noise was overshadowing the acts, saying: "Turn down the virtual audience. Can’t hear @GaryBarlow or @Beverleyknight or see them either." Most read in Showbiz Exclusive LOU-KING FOR LOVE Louise Redknapp, 46, ghosted on dating apps following split from Jamie Exclusive NOT FAYER Faye Brookes in new favouritism … [Read more...] about Saturday Night Takeaway fans spot huge problem with the virtual audience as Ant & Dec return – begging ITV to mute it
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SATURDAY Night Takeaway fans were left speechless when Stephen Mulhern appeared on screen in "bulging" gold shorts. The 43-year-old , who is a co-host on the ITV show , donned the tight gold bottoms as he appeared on screen covered head-to-toe in gold paint. Fans were left stunned and took to social media to share their outrage at the TV presenters "bulge" as he left "nothing to the imagination" on the first episode of the new series. Stephen jumped around on stage in the tight-fitting outfit as he introduced his foot-golf competition that saw Ant and Dec battle it out live. Introducing the magician as "golden balls", the iconic TV duo were in stitches as they joked Stephen had "overdone it on the fake tan." Lifting up his shirt to reveal painted-on abs, fans were well and truly distracted and had their eyes fixed on "those shorts". "Is anyone else witnessing Stephen Mulhern bulging out of his gold shorts?" one fan asked Twitter before adding: "Very … [Read more...] about Saturday Night Takeaway viewers shocked by Stephen Mulhern’s bulge in tight gold shorts
ANT and Dec are back with another series of the popular Saturday Night Takeaway. The legendary best pal duo will be presenting the 17th series of the show and it will be filmed in front of a virtual audience. What time is Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway 2021 on TV? Ant and Dec's Saturday Night Takeaway will return for its 17th series, at 7pm TONIGHT, Saturday February 20, 2021. In January 2020, ITV released a brand new trailer for the ITV game show which showed Ant and Dec transform themselves from glittery costumes to PJ and Duncan before ending up in their usual black suits. The Geordie duo, both 45, will star in usual segments Undercover and I’m A Celebrity... Get Me Out of Me Ear alongside big name celebrities. Last year’s show was one of the first television productions to be affected by the coronavirus pandemic, with the final three shows ditching audiences. How many shows will be in the series? Saturday Night Takeaway will last for seven … [Read more...] about What time is Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway 2021on TV tonight?
CRIME drama Bloodlands has already got viewers hooked. Starring James Nesbitt as DCI Tom Brannick, the four-part drama has a stellar supporting cast to boot. Bloodlands cast: Who stars in the BBC drama? James Nesbitt as Tom Brannick Nesbitt landed the part of Adam Williams in ITV comedy-drama Cold Feet in 1996, his breakthrough role. He has since starred in various TV shows, including Murphy's Law, The Canterbury Tales and Jekyll. He also has had roles in Danny Boyle's movie Millions and Woody Allen's Match Point. Lisa Dwan as Tori Matthews Lisa Dwan is an Irish star of stage and screen. In the theatre world, Dwan is known for her performances of Samuel Beckett’s work. On screen, she has starred in spy thriller The Tailor of Panama, as well as a TV film adaptation of Oliver Twist. Lorcan Cranitch as Jackie Twomey You may recognise Irish actor Cranitch from his role as DI Littlejohn in the Sky Atlantic series, Fortitude. He also appeared as a villain … [Read more...] about Bloodlands cast: Who stars in the BBC drama?
The London-based private equity firm which owns NSO Group, a controversial spyware provider, has been hit by an internal bust-up between its partners that has cast doubt among investors about its future leadership. Sky News has learnt that Novalpina Capital, which was set up just four years ago, is embroiled in a dispute that will determine whether Stephen Peel, its high-profile founder, remains at the helm. The precise origin of the disagreement was unclear this weekend, but Mr Peel's relationship with Novalpina's other partners, Bastian Lueken and Stefan Kowski, is understood to have been strained for several weeks. One source said that they had been at loggerheads over agreeing a strategy for deploying new capital from the fund. A source close to the situation said that Novalpina's limited partner advisory committee (LPAC) - formed from a group of major fund investors - had been called on to decide who they would back to continue managing its assets. … [Read more...] about Investor behind spyware firm NSO hit by internal bust-up