The shortlists for the 2019 British Book Awards have been announced, with a strong cohort of international and female talent.
Doctor Who star Tom Baker has recalled finding it difficult to work with an “anxious” Rowan Atkinson on an episode of Blackadder.
David Walliams has been honoured with a special postbox for his work as a children’s author on World Book Day.
School pupils in Scotland and Northern Ireland have the joint-highest level of reading comprehension among the home nations, according to a new literacy study.
Daniel Craig said “the world has lost a giant” as he paid tribute to Albert Finney, who has died aged 82 following a short illness.
The Royal Shakespeare Company is bringing David Walliams’s book The Boy In The Dress to the stage after more than six years in the making.
There was elation and disappointment on a shocking night at the National TV Awards, with Ant And Dec claiming a staggering 18th honour for their presenting skills.
Ant McPartlin and Declan Donnelly won the prize for TV entertainment presenter at tonight’s National Television Awards.
Ant and Dec will be absent from the National Television Awards despite being nominated for the presenting award for an 18th consecutive year.
Dame Barbara Windsor has paid a touching tribute to Dame June Whitfield, recalling how she was an awe-inspiring role model who became a lifelong friend.
Jennifer Saunders has said Dame June Whitfield “lived and worked with an extraordinary grace” after the veteran screen star died at the age of 93.
Absolutely fabulous co-stars have led tributes to fellow actress and “inspiration” Dame June Whitfield.
Michelle Obama’s memoir Becoming has topped the Christmas book chart for 2018.
David Walliams’s latest children’s book and Michelle Obama’s memoir are battling it out for the top spot on the Christmas book chart.
Bestselling author David Walliams has called for the “safeguarding” of libraries.
David Walliams has said he would love to appear on Strictly Come Dancing because it would give him a chance to be paired with Anton Du Beke.
Andrew Davies’s classics from Pride And Prejudice to the original House Of Cards are returning for Christmas as the BBC announces its iPlayer box sets.
David Walliams helped Robbie Williams to decide which of his groups should go through to the next stage of the X Factor, and the pair backed a group who performed an original song.
Liam Payne and Nile Rodgers will join Louis Tomlinson to decide the fate of the X Factor hopefuls.
David Walliams has signed up to help Robbie Williams whittle down his contestants on The X Factor.
Pupils from an Aberdeen school had the chance to chat with royalty as part of an awards ceremony.
TV star David Walliams has had a guide dog named after him in celebration of the 10,000th guide dog puppy.
Madonna has posted a reminder on her 60th birthday that she is still the Queen of Pop.
David Walliams will guest edit and feature in a commemorative issue of Beano to mark the comic’s 80th birthday.
David Walliams has described Dame Barbara Windsor as “unbreakable” as he revealed the pair have enjoyed tea together.
David Walliams has revealed his son is not a big fan of his books, and has joked that he may find his job “boring and naff” when he gets older.
David Walliams has joked that he sometimes struggles to remember who won Britain’s Got Talent – the day after the final.
Dale Winton has been given a star-studded send-off as the TV presenter’s friends from the world of showbusiness gathered for his funeral.
David Walliams, Gloria Hunniford and Martine McCutcheon are among the the star guests leading mourners at the funeral of Dale Winton.
David Walliams has said Dale Winton “devoted his life to making everyone else happy” as he paid tribute following the Supermarket Sweep presenter’s death aged 62.