Outside the TARDIS

By Dave Lewis | For Events in the Whoniverse and news of Actors and Notaries who have a connection to Doctor Who

'I'd like to share this with my onstage husband': Billie Piper wears low-cut dotty dress as she pays tribute to her handsome Yerma co-star after winning Best Actress gong at starry WhatsOnStage Awards

She won the Best Actress gong at the 17th annual WhatsOnAwards for her role in Yerma - and Billie Piper pulled out all the stops to attend the …

'Doctor Who' actor cast as R2-D2 in 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi'

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Just like the previous seven episodes in the "Star Wars" saga, there will be an actor inside R2-D2 in "The Last Jedi."<p>Jimmy Vee, …

Star Wars

Billie Piper faces off against a swan in London

She's set to return to the West End this year with an extended stint in Yerma. So Billie was no doubt making the most of her free time as she stepped …

Interview: Liza Goddard talks ahead of Northampton dates

Actors are often told that they should never work with children or animals.

TV

David Tennant in 'Broadchurch' Series 3

TV

Sherlock beats Doctor Who to be named the world's favourite BBC character

But how does the Great Detective stack up against Basil Fawlty?<p>In an epic matchup sure to make fandom explode, <i>Sherlock</i> and <i>Doctor Who</i> have gone …

Doctor Who

Chris Chibnall's passion is in comedy

<b>TV gossip</b><br>'Doctor Who's new showrunner Chris Chibnall says passion lies in comedy. The 46-year-old television writer - who will take over the popular …

TV

Samantha Barks and Arthur Darvill to star in Honeymoon in Vegas at the Palladium

Samantha Barks and Arthur Darvill are to star in the UK premiere of Jason Robert Brown's Honeymoon in Vegas.<p>The concert production, by the London …

Entertainment

New Book from Colin Baker & FBS

Our good friends at <b>FBS Publishing</b> are teaming up with former Sixth Doctor, <b>Colin Baker</b>, to release the forthcoming <b>“Sixth Sense”</b> a new book featuring …

Publishing

Ex-Doctor Who David Tennant backs Scottish independence after losing faith in Jeremy Corbyn's Labour

Out of this world<p>Stargazers enjoy - lunar eclipse, Snow Moon and New Year comet all this weekend<p>'YOU WANNA PICK UP YOUR LITTER?'<p>Incredible moment a …

Jeremy Corbyn

Noel Clarke in 'Urban Myths: Muhammad Ali'

Actor <b>Noel Clarke</b> can be seen playing boxing legend Muhammad Ali in a forthcoming episode in the Sky Arts series, <i>Urban Myths</i>.<p>Clarke is well-known to …

John Hurt

I cannot say enough good things about John Hurt. What he did is just glorious. His character is so fantastic. It’s a human-being thing; your heart …

John Hurt

David Tennant and Olivia Colman return in first trailer for final Broadchurch series

It's been a while since we paid a visit to those brooding Dorset cliffs but this year brings us the return of Broadchurch and with it David Tennant …

Television (UK)

SAG Awards: The Crown's Claire Foy dedicates win to Matt Smith ‘I love you very much'

“This is a night for actors. I love them. I’m very honored to be one.” - Claire Foy #sagawards pic.twitter.com/W80Lve4UKU<p>— SAG Awards® (@SAGawards) …

Hollywood

Things We Saw Today: David Tennant Promises “It’s All Going to Be Okay”

David Tennant offered words of comfort–and a call to action, on the TV show <i>The Last Leg</i>. After a user tweeted asking him to “please tell us it’ll be …

John Hurt 1940 - 2017

Born John Vincent Hurt in Chesterfield on January 22nd, 1940, he became a star of stage, screen, and television, appearing in many iconic roles, from …

Movies

Billie Piper to reprise Yerma role in new Young Vic season

Billie Piper will reprise her award-winning turn in Simon Stone’s Yerma as part a new line-up of shows at the Young Vic, which also includes Brendan …

TV

John Barrowman joins 'Supergirl' and 'The Flash' musical crossover

New details have been released today about the <i>The Flash</i> and <i>Supergirl</i>‘s upcoming musical episodes.<p>Titled ‘Duet’, the crossover event will start with …

Entertainment

wanting to be Netflix?

As the on demand TV revolution has built up pace, the BBC has had a major asset at its disposal in the form of iPlayer, a project into which the …

Netflix

Exclusive Interview with NICOLA BRYANT

Riz Ahmed and Billie Piper star in trailer for private detective drama City of Tiny Lights

It may be set in urban London in the present day but there's a definite film noir feel to private detective drama City of Tiny Lights.<p>Riz Ahmed is …

Movies

Sizzling Billie Piper unleashes her inner vixen as she strips off for steamy tryst with Riz Ahmed in the first trailer for City Of Tiny Lights

Her most recent roles have seen her treading the boards in some critically acclaimed performances.<p>But Billie Piper is making her way back to the big …

New video aims to draw film makers to Wales

A new showreel uses footage from top films and TV shows and interviews with leading producers in a bid to persuade TV and film makers to shoot their …

TV

Karen Gillan to appear in next Avengers film

Karen Gillan has a busy few years ahead of her.<p>Not only is the former Doctor Who companion starring in superhero sequel Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. …

Superheroes

Maisie Williams goes all Plasticine in animated fantasy comedy film, Early Man.

Game of Thrones’ Maisie Williams has just been cast in Nick Park’s new prehistoric comedy adventure, <i>Early Man</i>. Maisie Williams joins the cast voicing …

Movies

Karen Gillan Says Nebula Will Be Back in AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR

It’s long been rumored that <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> and its currently untitled sequel will bring back almost every major Marvel Studios character to …

Superheroes

Dr Who star Peter Davison claims Gemma Collins used appearance on Sugar Free Farm as a 'self-publicity exercise'

PETER Davison has lashed out at Gemma Collins during an interview on This Morning.<p>The Dr Who legend addressed Gemma’s behaviour on Sugar Free Farm, …

Entertainment

Karen Gillan on Tupperware Party, Inverness and Avengers

<b>Karen Gillan has come home to Scotland to direct her first feature-length film.</b><p>Called Tupperware Party, it is wrapped up in challenging issues, and also marks a return for the actress to where her fascination with movies first began.<p>"Weirdly, I am back where I started," says the 29-year-old …

Superheroes

A royal faux pas? The Crown's Matt Smith spotted smoking 'suspicious looking cigarette' outside a London pub while on a night out with pals

Matt Smith was pictured rolling and smoking a 'suspicious-looking' cigarette with pals outside a London pub earlier this week.<p>The Crown star, 34, may …