Gran Turismo 5’s GT Academy becomes reality TV series in February

Gran Turismo 5’s ongoing GT Academy campaign – in which gamers are trained up to become professional race drivers for Nissan – is to become a reality TV show airing in the UK from February 4th. Get more details after the break.

Itv headlines

  • Ofcom: ITV ArmA 2 gaff a "significant breach of audience trust"

    UK regulator Ofcom has ruled that ITV misled viewers by airing footage of Bohemia military sim ArmA 2 as real-life footage of the IRA shooting down a British Army helicopter.

  • Rumour: Apple to launch iTV in Q3 2012

    Apple will begin preparing materials for iTV in Q1 this year ahead of a Q3 launch, DigiTimes is reporting.

  • Ofcom to investigate ITV-ArmA documentary mix-up

    Media Regulator Ofcom is to investigate UK broadcaster ITV after it mistakenly aired footage of Bohemia Interactive’s ArmA 2 as real-life footage of the IRA shooting down a helicopter with weapons provided by now-deposed Libyan leader Colonel Gadaffi. The footage was aired as part of the first episode of real-affairs show Exposure: Gadaffi and the […]

  • ITV mistakes ARMA 2 as 'Secret IRA Terrorism Footage'

    An ITV documentary which aired in the UK on September 26 – and looked into claims that the deposed autocratic ruler of Libya, Colonel Muammar Gaddafi, supported the IRA – was found to contain footage of a helicopter being shot down from a video game instead of actual, raw footage of the event in question.

  • ITV Player and 4OD now available on UK PS3s

    You can now watch on-demand content from Channel 4 and ITV on your PS3 if you live in the UK. Let the good times roll.

  • UK PS3s getting ITV and C4 streaming this week

    British PlayStation 3 users are to be granted on-demand viewing of both ITV and Channel 4 this week, The Guardian reports.