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ITV drama Des hit with Ofcom complaints from viewers disturbed by details of Dennis Nilsen’s murders

ITV serial killer drama Des hit with Ofcom complaints from viewers disturbed by the harrowing details of Dennis Nilsen’s real-life murders By Natasha Hooper For Mailonline Published: 22:48 BST, 18 September 2020 | Updated: 23:31 BST, 18 September 2020 ITV drama Des depicts the true story of British serial killer Dennis Nilsen and his murderous … Read more ITV drama Des hit with Ofcom complaints from viewers disturbed by details of Dennis Nilsen’s murders

MPs call for Ofcom review of BBC Sounds dance music channel over competing concerns

MPs call for Ofcom review of BBC Sounds app’s new 24/7 dance music channel over concerns broadcaster is trying to compete with commercial radio and streaming services BBC Sounds will deliver a mixture of specialist shows and archive guest mixes Beeb claims it will give young audiences flexibility to listen to their fave content But Andy Carter … Read more MPs call for Ofcom review of BBC Sounds dance music channel over competing concerns

Ivana Trump’s Loose Women appearance receives over 100 Ofcom complaints

Loose Women has been hit with over 100 Ofcom complaints after Ivana Trump’s controversial appearance on the ITV show on Monday. Donald Trump’s ex-wife, 71, who was married to the president for 15 years til 1990, was branded a ‘bigoted embarrassment’ for her ‘disturbing’ comments on US immigration, in which she claimed: ‘They steal and … Read more Ivana Trump’s Loose Women appearance receives over 100 Ofcom complaints

Ofcom will NOT investigate Diversity’s BLM Britain’s Got Talent dance

Ofcom will not investigate Diversity’s controversial Black Lives Matter-inspired routine from Britain’s Got Talent on September 5, despite viewer complaints soaring to 2,500 by last count on Thursday morning. The performance has now become the second-most complained about television moment of the decade, but a spokesperson for the government-approved regulatory body has confirmed to MailOnline no action … Read more Ofcom will NOT investigate Diversity’s BLM Britain’s Got Talent dance

Ofcom will NOT investigate Diversity’s BLM Britain’s Got Talent dance

Ofcom will not investigate Diversity’s controversial Black Lives Matter-inspired routine from Britain’s Got Talent on September 5, despite viewer complaints soaring to 2,500 by last count on Thursday morning. The performance has now become the second-most complained about television moment of the decade, but a spokesperson for the government-approved regulatory body has confirmed to MailOnline no action … Read more Ofcom will NOT investigate Diversity’s BLM Britain’s Got Talent dance

Britain’s Got Talent receives 304 Ofcom complaints for vicar Allan Finnegan’s ‘insensitive jokes’

Britain’s Got Talent receives another 312 Ofcom complaints for vicar Allan Finnegan’s ‘tasteless’ death jokes… after 24,041 objected over BLM dance Comedian vicar Allan Finnegan included several lines about funerals and people passing away during his performance on Saturday  The complaints about his comedy sketch come after BGT received 24,041 objections following Diversity’s BLM dance … Read more Britain’s Got Talent receives 304 Ofcom complaints for vicar Allan Finnegan’s ‘insensitive jokes’

Ofcom complaints following Diversity’s BLM performance on BGT soar to 21,673

Ofcom complaints following Diversity’s Black Lives Matter-inspired performance on Britain’t Got Talent last weekend soared to a record 21,673 on Monday. New BGT judge Ashley Banjo and his dance troupe sparked controversy with their performance, which featured the portrayal of a policeman kneeling on Banjo’s neck. And the flood of complaints puts the controversial routine … Read more Ofcom complaints following Diversity’s BLM performance on BGT soar to 21,673

BGT: Ashley Banjo enters to Elton John’s I’m Still Standing after OfCom complaints about Diversity

Ashley Banjo entered the Britain’s Got Talent studio to Elton John’s hit song I’m Still Standing in a defiant display tonight – amid fury over his Black Lives Matter dance routine which prompted 15,000 Ofcom complaints.    The dancer, 31, appeared to hit back at criticism of the controversial Diversity performance as he stepped onstage during … Read more BGT: Ashley Banjo enters to Elton John’s I’m Still Standing after OfCom complaints about Diversity

BGT: Ashley Banjo enters to Elton John’s I’m Still Standing after OfCom complaints about Diversity

Ashley Banjo entered the Britain’s Got Talent studio to Elton John’s hit song I’m Still Standing in a defiant display tonight – amid fury over his Black Lives Matter dance routine which promoted 15,000 Ofcom complaints.    The dancer, 31, appeared to hit back at criticism of the controversial Diversity performance as he stepped onstage during … Read more BGT: Ashley Banjo enters to Elton John’s I’m Still Standing after OfCom complaints about Diversity

Britain’s Got Talent Ofcom complaints soar AGAIN to 15,500 as Alesha Dixon hits back at critics

Britain’s Got Talent Ofcom complaints have soared again to 15,500 as dance troupe Diversity’s Black Lives Matter performance continues to divide viewers.  The new figures come after judge Alesha Dixon, 41, threw her support behind the group and told critics to ‘kiss my black a**’ on Thursday night. Diversity’s routine, which narrated the killing of unarmed black man George Floyd … Read more Britain’s Got Talent Ofcom complaints soar AGAIN to 15,500 as Alesha Dixon hits back at critics