Aidan Turner's new period drama Leonardo gives a fresh look at the genius artist and inventor's early life in 13th century Florence.
The 'Poldark' heartthrob says the best way to eliminate the awkward atmosphere is to talk openly about sex scenes first.
Richard Harrington swapped the glamour of a TV set for the saddle of his bicycle during lockdown.
The 25-year-old actress has chosen to speak out about her sexual assault ordeal, which happened five years ago.
Aidan Turner, who has attracted many an admirer during his time on Poldark, says he doesn't mind being groped by women.
Aidan Turner's home got an 18th century twist after he stole furniture from the set of his hit BBC show's final series.
Tom Bateman knows comparisons to sex symbol Aidan Turner are inevitable ahead of his new show's Sunday night debut.
The actor has moved away from the look of his iconic character Captain Ross by growing an impressive beard.
Gone are the days of a shirtless Aidan Turner working the fields in series one of BBC drama Poldark. By the third series, viewers are being subjected to shocking moments including a rape scene and Ross cheating on his devoted wife Demelza. Rape charities criticised the BBC drama for its ‘appalling message’ in the last season when Ross Poldark appeared to force himself on his former betrothed, Elizabeth Warleggan.
In no order at all, because these were all fabulous in their own right: the shocking, romantic, electrifying, joyous, hilarious or downright soppy favourite moments as seen on TV in 2016. Pull up a chair, there were a lot …
They’re the fingernails dragging down our heroes’ blackboard, the unexpected hot clove in their creamy masala and the bum note in their otherwise perfect pitch. We want them to get their comeuppance, but when it happens, we’re sorry to see them go.
Eamonn Holmes and smouldering aren’t words you’d usually expect to read in the same sentence. But the daytime TV star got plenty of ladies of a certain age all hot under the collar when he shared a sexy throwback photo on his Twitter account. Notice that he bears an uncanny resemblance to Poldark star Aiden Turner? If you squint, that is.
Just days after viewers blasted the show for failing to show Aiden Turner’s torso enough to keep their interest, they’ve turned their attention to new character Captain McNeil’s dodgy Scottish accent. Actor Henry Garrett must be wishing he could wind the clocks back and reshoot his scenes after viewers took to social media to poke fun at his hamfisted highland lilt. Captain McNeil looks like he should be in an Adam Ant video.
Poldark has managed to shed a whopping 300,000 viewers since it first aired earlier in the month – and if some fans’ furious reaction to the latest episode is anything to go by, it’s all down to star Aiden Turner’s six pack. It’s a far cry from the show’s last outing, when Aiden’s pecs regularly pulled in 10million at their peak.
Having won hearts and minds last year, both Poldark and Our Girl returned this week and turned to the same plot device: Heroes in peril. At the end of Series 1, Ross Poldark (Aidan Turner) has been arrested on charges of murder and wrecking. Over in Kenya, where Our Girl, Georgie Laine - Michelle Keegan replacing Lacey Turner’s Molly Dawes - is at the mercy of insurgents, after some fine detective work sets in motion a tactical operation which leads to ambush and kidnap.
Exploding its way onto our screens is ITV’s brand new eight-part costume drama, Victoria. With lavish settings and costumes, it’s an instantly engaging drama revealing the passionate, strong-willed young Queen who would go on to rule the country for 63 years. The story follows her ascension to the throne as a teenager to her eventual marriage to the Prince Albert, and the show has already wowed critics and won over fans alike. The first two episodes have already aired on ITV and with the third arriving tonight, the show is definitely worth tuning in to.
Series 3 of the award winning Poldark has been confirmed - before Series 2 has even aired! Filming will start on the new series of the Cornish set drama, adapted from the novels of Winston Graham, as Series 2 hits our screens in the autumn. According to writer Debbie Horsfield, there will be stimulating new characters making their debut in Series 2, challenging Ross and Demelza’s unity and happiness, as well as more friction and tumult in Ross’s business enterprises.
Poldark’s Aidan Turner could end up swapping the Cornish shores for the cobbled streets of Weatherfield. New Coronation Street boss Kate Oates has revealed that she’d love to get Poldark on the show as she prepares to take over the soap’s reins. Speaking to The Mirror, Kate said: “British TV has really raised its game.
Aidan picked up the Impact Award at the ceremony, where he also revealed he’s not “taken much notice” of his newfound sex symbol status. Thankfully, Aidan was able to relax a little over Christmas with his diet as he’d already filmed the majority of his shirtless scenes for the second series of Poldark before the festive break.