The BBC has admitted that a scene from a television documentary series showing tribal people living high up in treehouses was faked by the makers of the programme. An episode of the eight-part Human Planet series, which aired in 2011, depicted the life of the Korowai people of Papua New Guinea and included members moving into a treehouse. You might also be interested in... NewsOK highlights articles of interest from selected websites to increase the scope of commentary and coverage available to readers. Readers are linked back to the source of the content. … [Read more...] about BBC admits treehouse scene from Human Planet series was faked
Say what you will about the KFC Yum Center — and I say it looks like the offspring of an unnatural union between a toaster oven and an ink-jet copier — but you have to give it credit for helping foster a boom in good places to eat in its Main Street neighborhood. Like Bluegrass Brewing Co…. and other good places, too, but BBC, I’m looking at you right now. BBC’s arena shop popped up in August 2010, just in time to welcome the Yum, in the first three floors of the handsome, white-stone 300 Building at Third and Main streets. The 1880 structure, originally the Kentucky Bank Building, is on the National Register of Historic Places. It’s conveniently located diagonally across the street from the Yum, next door to Actors Theatre of Louisville and just a quick 2 1/2 block dash from The Kentucky Center. Of course, other options abound in the neighborhood, too, including pricey Jeff Ruby’s Steakhouse, which was there to meet the Yum; stylish, upscale … [Read more...] about Going to the KFC Yum Center? Dine at BBC first.
0 View Comments ATHENS, Greece (AP) — A panel of archaeologists has granted a British television crew access to an ancient site near Athens to film scenes for a TV adaptation of spy novelist John le Carre's "The Little Drummer Girl" — reversing a decision last week following strong government criticism. The Central Archaeological Council on Tuesday granted access to the 2,500-year-old Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion on April 12 after the production company said it would limit the number of hours needed. The miniseries being produced for the BBC and the U.S.-based cable network AMC is due to be released next year. Greece's government has launched a new campaign to attract film productions as part of a wider strategy to lure investors back after eight years of a crippling financial crisis. … [Read more...] about After spat, BBC spy show gets access to ancient Greek temple
The former host of "The Great British Baking Show" raised a few eyebrows with her comments on Monday night. (Reuters) Mary Berry is an easy food TV personality to love. The former "Great British Baking Show" judge has a delightful charm about her and definitely knows her way around the kitchen. One reason not to love Mary Berry? She’s not the most accepting person when it comes to others’ bodies. At least, that’s what viewers are exclaiming after she repeatedly body-shamed chef Nathan Outlaw on a recent episode of her new BBC program "Classic Mary Berry." Wow how any times is Mary berry going to fat shame tonight!!#maryberry— sheila lynch (@lynchy2605) March 26, 2018 How rude was #MaryBerry about #NathanOutlaw 's size when he said he surfed!— Sophia Payne (@Sophsaboteur) March 26, 2018 As The Telegraph points out, Berry repeatedly made jokes at Outlaw’s expense. When he told her that he enjoyed windsurfing in his … [Read more...] about Mary Berry accused of fat-shaming friend on BBC show
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