The American remake of Raised By Wolves has moved a major step closer to the screen. ABC network executives have ordered a pilot episode to be shot, from a script Juno writer Diablo Cody based on Caroline and Caitlin Moran’s Channel 4 show. The original – based on the sisters’ upbringing in the West Midlands – was dropped last year after two seasons, and a crowdfunding campaign to raise £320,000 to make one more episode fell short of its target.

Reports that Donald Trump plagiarised Jerry Seinfeld’s Bee Movie for his inauguration speech appear to be fake news.

Ed Byrne has helped an injured hillwalker to safety during a hike in the Cairngorms.

Nick Mohammed's Mr Swallow and Colin Hoult's character Anna Mann are to make their first television appearances in Sky’s next series of comedy films, Chortle can reveal.

Angus Deayton is to host Great British Bake Off spin-off Creme de la Creme.

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The BBC is to make a six-part comedy series based on Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett’s fantasy novel Good Omens.

Susan Calman is to host a daytime quiz for BBC One, Chortle can reveal.

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