Jessica Forrest is to star in the newly announced Sky Arts’ Playhouse Presents… strand. She will appear in “The Cruise” opposite Jane Horrocks and it will be screened between 1 May and 19 June.
Congratulations to Derren Litten, David Scott and Ali Crockatt, who were part of the writing team for “Psychobitches” which has been nominated for the Best Comedy Award at the Royal Television Society Awards. The winners will be announced on the 18th March.
Sandi Toksvig continues to host “The News Quiz“, the topical comedy panel game, featuring cryptic questions, acerbic satire and humorous newspaper cuttings sent in by listeners. Episode 3 broadcasts on BBC Radio 4 on Friday 28th February at 6.30pm.
Tina Daheley has been confirmed to return to BBC3′s Free Speech as co-presenter, alongside Rick Edwards. This will be Tina’s 2nd series and 2014 sees her role expanded from previous years. You can read the full press release here.