Helen McCrory will play the prime minister in a new political thriller on BBC One.
The Edinburgh TV Festival has concluded for another year.
Jerry Springer will discuss the media’s role in politics at the Edinburgh TV Festival.
Day two of the Edinburgh TV festival saw Bros’ discussion of conkers named as the best on-screen moment, more strong words from Dorothy Byrne, and Hugh Laurie talking politics.
Hugh Laurie has said the fractured political world is threatening the impact of drama.
Hugh Laurie is to take on the role of a “charismatic” Conservative minister in a new political thriller.
Hugh Laurie and Louis Theroux will make an appearance at the Edinburgh TV Festival.
Hugh Laurie, Emeli Sande and Peter Capaldi are among stars joining a call to action in the global fight against malaria.
Hugh Laurie is to receive the outstanding achievement award at the Edinburgh Television Festival, it has been announced.
John Hannah won a bet with a fan who was convinced he was fellow actor Hugh Laurie.
From bumbling British comedian to unlikely international heart-throb, the versatile Hugh Laurie has had a remarkable journey as an actor, comedian, writer and musician.