The way this genre represents police is just the tip of the iceberg.
Police officers put themselves and their families in harm’s way in order to stop crime and protect us. But who protects them?
There’s never been so much to watch, but not everyone is able to tune in.
Shows are being broadcast to empty studios but audiences are fundamental to the quality of entertainment.
A closer look at Canada’s hit TV show, ‘Hudson & Rex’, invites us to think differently about animals’ minds, work and contributions to our shared communities.
The more people watch TV the more likely it is that they prefer a slimmer female body size.
Critics who called the show featuring Scarlett Moffatt ‘racist’ need to look at their own prejudices.
An increasing amount of the BBC’s content comes via collaborations with international production houses.
EastEnders is planning to introduce a new bisexual character – let’s hope they don’t portray many of the classic stereotypes about bi people often seen on TV.
The South African Broadcasting Corporation, like South Africa itself, is a symbol of contradictions. While there are bad people who work for it, there are also many good ones.
Friends started airing 25 years ago this week. You might think of it as just a nostalgic sitcom: but it actually has a lot to teach us about how to be a good manager.
We shouldn’t assume that discussion of bodily changes necessarily means progression towards a more equal society.
Teens who see alcohol on TV are more likely to drink. A marketing professor explains how to counter this phenomenon.
When Neil Armstrong stepped on to the Moon 50 years ago this month, Australians saw the images first. Australia even defied bad weather to bring the historic images to the world.
In the popular Australian TV series Wentworth, the setting of a women’s prison is a pressure-cooker for drama. The setting also allows for greater representation of diverse female characters.
Conspiracy theorists claim NASA used the Apollo special camera to stage the moon landings in a studio and then slowed down the footage to make it look like there was less gravity.
More than a third of Australians say they would prioritise a subscription for a video streaming service, such as Netflix, over a subscription for online news.
Fan culture is thriving in Westeros. Although HBO’s Game of Thrones has ended, fans will ensure that the show lives on (and changes) across multimedia platforms, long into the future.
Climate change is mentioned in British television about as often as zombies.
For all its queer characters, Westeros is a gender binary world.