Ant McPartlin of Britain’s ‘Ant and Dec’ Pleads Guilty to Drunk Driving Following Crash

Popular British television host Ant McPartlin pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of drunk driving in connection with a three-car crash in London last month that left several people injured. The presenter was fined £86,000 ($123,200) and banned from driving for 20 months, the BBC reported. “I am truly sorry for what happened,” McPartlin, 41, […]

Popular British television host Ant McPartlin pleaded guilty Monday to a charge of drunk driving in connection with a three-car crash in London last month that left several people injured. The presenter was fined £86,000 ($123,200) and banned from driving for 20 months, the BBC reported. “I am truly sorry for what happened,” McPartlin, 41, […]

ITV Pulls ‘Saturday Night Takeaway’ After Ant McPartlin DUI; Host Returns To Rehab

UPDATED with show being pulled: ITV has pulled its hit show Saturday Night Takeaway this coming weekend after co-host Ant McPartlin was involved in a suspected DUI yesterday. The presenter will now return to rehab, the broadcaster said.
No decisions have been made about the final two episodes of the show, due to be broadcast on March 31 and April 7, but they will not feature McPartlin, whose publicist said he was taking time off “for the foreseeable future.”
The final…

UPDATED with show being pulled: ITV has pulled its hit show Saturday Night Takeaway this coming weekend after co-host Ant McPartlin was involved in a suspected DUI yesterday. The presenter will now return to rehab, the broadcaster said. No decisions have been made about the final two episodes of the show, due to be broadcast on March 31 and April 7, but they will not feature McPartlin, whose publicist said he was taking time off “for the foreseeable future.” The final…

ITV Moves ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ Final To Avoid Clash With Ariana Grande Benefit Concert

ITV has moved the Britain’s Got Talent finale from Sunday night to Saturday night (June 3) so it won’t clash with Ariana Grande‘s upcoming benefit concert for victims and families of the Manchester attacks. The One Love Manchester concert, which will feature performances from Grande, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Coldplay, Take That, One Direction’s Niall Horan, Usher, Miley Cyrus and Pharrell, is set to be broadcast live on BBC TV and radio on Sunday evening with all…

ITV has moved the Britain's Got Talent finale from Sunday night to Saturday night (June 3) so it won't clash with Ariana Grande's upcoming benefit concert for victims and families of the Manchester attacks. The One Love Manchester concert, which will feature performances from Grande, Justin Bieber, Katy Perry, Coldplay, Take That, One Direction's Niall Horan, Usher, Miley Cyrus and Pharrell, is set to be broadcast live on BBC TV and radio on Sunday evening with all…

ITV Moves ‘Britain’s Got Talent’ Finale to Avoid Clash With Ariana Grande Benefit Concert

U.K. broadcaster ITV has moved the upcoming finale of “Britain’s Got Talent” to avoid a clash with TV coverage of Ariana Grande’s “One Love Manchester” benefit concert Sunday. The finale of the talent show will now go out a day earlier, on Saturday, at 7:30 p.m. “Ariana Grande’s ‘One Love Manchester’ benefit concert is bringing… Read more »

U.K. broadcaster ITV has moved the upcoming finale of “Britain’s Got Talent” to avoid a clash with TV coverage of Ariana Grande’s “One Love Manchester” benefit concert Sunday. The finale of the talent show will now go out a day earlier, on Saturday, at 7:30 p.m. “Ariana Grande’s ‘One Love Manchester’ benefit concert is bringing... Read more »