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Complaints Prompt Ofcom Action on Biggins

Broadcasting regulator OFCOM have announced they are investigating Christopher Biggins’ biphobic comments on Celebrity Big Brother following viewer complaints. Some 20 complaints were recorded by the regulator about his comments made nearly two months ago. Biggins had declared that bisexuals ought to “pick a team” and “the worst type” of people; explaining bisexuality as, “what it is, is people not […]

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Channel 5 evicts Biggins

Following biphobic remarks in the Celebrity Big Brother house, Christopher Biggins has become the first housemate to be evicted from the 2016 season of the show. Channel 5 did not specify his biphobic outburst but in press comment to the Digital Spy website said that “Since entering Big Brother, he has made a number of comments capable of causing great […]

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BBC unveils its Versailles

After lots of teasing publicity, tonight BBC2 starts showing Versailles, a French-produced drama telling stories of the court of King Louis XIV. We will meet “historical and fictional characters – flamboyant nobles, beautiful courtesans and humble servants – guide us through this intoxicating world of secrets, betrayals, love and war.” Beyond which we’re promised cross-dressing and people having “gay sex”, […]

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