Cosy sitcoms, wildlife documentaries and a cookery contest were among the most watched TV programmes of the 2010s, new figures reveal – proving that the big hitters of the past decade were not all celebrity or reality shows.
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Caroline Flack has become synonymous with ITV2 reality series Love Island in recent years.
Simon Cowell has put pen to paper on a new five-year deal with ITV, it has been announced.
Chart-topping girl group The Pussycat Dolls are reuniting nine years after their acrimonious break-up, singer Nicole Scherzinger has confirmed.
There is still life in shows like the X Factor but there remains a question over whether there is enough talent to sustain them, a TV executive has said.
Vinnie Jones gave an emotional farewell as he was eliminated from The X Factor: Celebrity.
Dermot O’Leary has said he is glad women in the entertainment industry feel less pressured to take part in lingerie photo shoots than they used to.
Simon Cowell has announced he is launching another version of the X Factor, which will provide direct competition to a rival talent show from Little Mix.
Ricki Lake has said grief made her gain weight following the death of her husband.
Louis Walsh has said that Simon Cowell tried things on The X Factor “that didn’t really work” in previous years as the show returns for a celebrity version.
American TV star Ricki Lake has said she hopes appearing in the celebrity version of The X Factor will bring theatrical opportunities on Broadway or the West End.
Dermot O’Leary has said that even the “most seasoned” stars who appeared on The X Factor: Celebrity were “terrified” by the challenge of singing for the judges.
Simon Cowell has recruited a star-studded cast of celebrities for his X Factor spin-off – and some of the best-known faces are in its Unders category.
A whole host of famous faces are warming up their vocal chords ahead of the launch of the celebrity version of The X Factor.
New It Takes Two host Rylan Clark-Neal worried that he might be putting Zoe Ball out of a job.
Louis Walsh has confirmed three former X Factor winners will be returning for the “all-star” version of the show.
Former X Factor stars John and Edward Grimes have paid tribute to their mother Susanna, who has died following a battle with cancer.
Simon Cowell has said he will launch two new series of The X Factor this year, as well as an additional version of Britain’s Got Talent.
Fans of The Voice were amused after Olly Murs refused to refer to The X Factor by name.
Dermot O’Leary says The X Factor is “still punching above its weight” as the talent show was once again nominated for a National Television Award, despite falling ratings.
Celebrity Big Brother was the most-complained about TV programme of 2018, Ofcom has said.
Strictly Come Dancing attracted a peak of 12.7 million viewers for Saturday night’s final as Stacey Dooley and Kevin Clifton were crowned dancefloor champions.
Dalton Harris has got off to a strong start in the charts after winning The X Factor, with his debut single opening at number 23.
Simon Cowell has appeared to mock former X Factor contestant Fleur East for appearing on I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here!
Brendan Murray and Danny Tetley have been eliminated from The X Factor during the show’s semi-final.
Strictly Come Dancing had a boost in the ratings, thanks to its annual Blackpool episode.
Little Mix are too intimidating for men to sexually harass them, the group’s Jesy Nelson has said.
The X Factor’s audience has fallen to its lowest level in the show’s history, new figures show.
Strictly Come Dancing saw a boost in the ratings following reports of a row between Danny John-Jules and his partner Amy Dowden.
Viewers were left bemused after disco legend Nile Rodgers stood in for Robbie Williams on Saturday night’s episode of The X Factor.