Star Wars: Battlefront – new trailer

Here’s a brand-new trailer for Star Wars: Battlefront, the long-awaited third instalment in the classic console game franchise which promises to let fans live out a wide range of heroic moments and intense battle fantasies of their own – firing blasters, riding speeder bikes and snow speeders, commanding AT-ATs and piloting TIE fighters and the Millennium Falcon.

Channel 4 announces new games publishing arm

Based in Glasgow, All 4 Games will be responsible for funding and developing in-house titles for smartphone and tablet platforms as well as commissioning games from third party developers.

BBC One announces new daytime drama, The Coroner

Taking the lead role of Jane is Claire Goose who played nurse Tina Seabrook in the Saturday night media drama and also appeared in Waking The Dead, she’ll be joined by Matt Bardock who played popular Ambulance paramedic Jeff Collier for seven years from February 2007.

David Harewood joins cast of ITV’s Beowulf

Set in the mythical Shieldlands, a place of spectacle and danger populated by both humans and fantastical creatures, the series is described as “a western set in the Dark Ages of Britain’s mythic past”.

Friday Night Dinner to return for fourth series

The show sees twenty-something brothers Adam (Simon Bird) and Jonny (Tom Rosenthal) go back to Mum (Tamsin Grieg) and Dad’s (Paul Ritter) house for Friday each week for an evening of domestic squabbling, food-related pranking and lashings of ‘crimble crumble’.