About Five – Starlight: For The Children

 

17/12/2010 – Channel 5 has commissioned Box Clever TV and Luminous Television to make a 10 part funded factual entertainment series celebrating 25 years of Starlight Children’s Foundation, the national charity that brightens the lives of sick children by granting once-in-a-lifetime wishes and providing entertainment in hospitals and hospices throughout the UK. The series goes to air in January 2011 with film favourite Bill Nighy amongst the charity ambassadors lined up to  narrate the shows.

Starlight: For The Children will feature a mix of celebrities and extraordinary members of the public, including the charity’s own employees, doing all manner of good deeds in aid of the children they support. The series is being funded by Blockbuster Entertainment Ltd, one of the charity’s supporters and will air in a week day slot in January.

Read the article on About Five here…