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Doctor Who's Peter Capaldi May Reteam With Veep Creator

After four years, actor Peter Capaldi is finally saying goodbye to <i>Doctor Who</i>... But that just means he may have time to say hello (though with a few …

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David Tennant and Michael Sheen Star in GOOD OMENS as Angel and Demon Duo

Neil Gaiman’s first novel (that he wrote with the late Terry Pratchett) has found its angel and demon at the end of the world and we couldn’t have …

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David Tennant to return for Marvel's Jessica Jones season 2

Days ahead of the launch of Marvel's superhero conglomerate The Defenders, it has been confirmed that former Doctor Who star David Tennant will be …

Comics

Play sees Doctor Who and Star Trek actors join forces

‘Beckett with laughs,” is how Sylvester McCoy describes A Joke, the new play in which he is appearing at the Fringe, although some kind of sci-fi …

Star Trek

Montmorency Montgomery Bear

The name Terry Molloy might ring a bell with a few of you who visit our blog. He’s one of the actors to have portrayed Davros on the show. Anyway, …

Books

Doctor Who: You’ll NEVER guess what female Time Lord and assistant Romana looks like now…

The 66-year-old actress played the second version of Romana in the BBC series opposite Tom Baker’s seventh Doctor between 1979 and 1981.<p>Lalla took …

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Peter Davison: ‘Britain wasn’t as welcoming as it should have been for my father’

The actor talks about his laid-back Guyanese father, how he had a very female-oriented upbringing and the effect of the death of his sister Shirley<p><b>I never realised how fascinating my family history was</b> – I had no inkling for most of my life that my mother, Sheila, was as bright as she was. She …

My Father

New 'do for Doctor Who? Jodie Whittaker’s hairstylist reveals how he achieved her look

The 35-year-old Yorkshire actress was announced as the new Dr Who last month, to take over from former doctor Peter Capaldi, and to be the first …

Hair

“Why the hell are you here?” - Trust Me: Episode 1 Preview - BBC One

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Doctor Who's Jodie Whittaker on new BBC series Trust Me: It is supposed to be ambivalent

PHJodie Whittaker is going to be the first female Doctor Who<p>The news that Jodie Whittaker is to be the first female Doctor Who has put the …

Jodie Whittaker

Hywel Bennett, star of television and film, dies aged 73

<b>Actor Hywel Bennett, known for his roles in Shelley and EastEnders, has died aged 73, his agent has confirmed.</b><p>The Carmathenshire-born actor's roles included 1960s films The Family Way, with Hayley and John Mills, and The Virgin Soldiers, with Lynn Redgrave.<p>But it was in the long-running sitcom …

Entertainment

Jenna Coleman's granddad to appear in Victoria series two

Jenna Coleman has recruited a very special guest star to appear in series two of ITV's Victoria: her granddad.<p>No, he won’t be playing her character’s …

Royal Family

Sophie Says ...

Mark Gatiss: Its time the BBC took a chance on fresh talent

You never forget your first time. The first time you hear your work on radio or see it on television. You’re thinking, I wrote those words and now …

TV

Peter Capaldi wants to star in remake of hit BBC comedy On The Buses

OUTGOING Doctor Who Peter Capaldi wants to star in a remake of On The Buses.<p>Capaldi, 59, revealed he was trying to persuade writer Steven Moffat to …

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John Barrowman has appendix removed

<b>TV gossip</b><br>John Barrowman has had his appendix removed. The former 'Doctor Who' star was taken to Eisenhower Medical Center in Rancho Mirage, …

John Barrowman

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Actor/writer <b>Mark Gatiss</b> has been chatting exclusively to Doctor Who Magazine about his Doctor Who career, including the numerous stories he has …

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Doctor Who's Chris Chibnall worked on George Lucas' abandoned live action Star Wars TV show

By now, Chris Chibnall will be neck-deep in preparing his first series of <i>Doctor Who</i>. He takes over the show from series 11, which thus far has cast …

Star Wars

Jodie Whittaker on playing a Doctor in BBC1 drama Trust Me

Unless you have been living in a cave for the past fortnight you will be aware that Jodie Whittaker has been cast as the thirteenth occupant of the …

Jodie Whittaker

Former Doctor Who showrunner Russell T Davies to receive Outstanding Achievement Award at Edinburgh TV Fest

Former Doctor Who showrunner Russell T Davies is to receive Edinburgh Television Festival’s 2017 Outstanding Achievement Award.<p>The writer and …

Entertainment

Deborah Watling obituary

Actor who played Victoria in Doctor Who in the late 1960s<p>Deborah Watling, who has died aged 69 of lung cancer, will be best remembered for playing Victoria alongside Patrick Troughton’s incarnation of the title role in the enduringly popular television series Doctor Who. During her time in the part …

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Doctor Who's Jodie Whittaker goes grocery shopping

The 35-year-old donned a pale V-neck t-shirt with baggy ripped blue jeans as she shopped near her north London home on Saturday.

Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi struggles to keep his cool as a traffic warden in new Paddington Bear movie

Doctor Who hero Peter Capaldi can “bearly” keep his legendary cool as a traffic warden in the new Paddington Bear movie.<p>The actor, who also starred …

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Doctor Who's David Tennant has been cast in an animated space sitcom

Former Doctor Who star David Tennant seems to have truly caught the voice acting bug, with the Scottish actor set to add a new sci-fi cartoon series …

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The Plot of Jodie Whittaker’s New Miniseries Reads as A+ Trolling - Let us dream.

In case it’s somehow escaped your notice, we are mighty excited for Jodie Whittaker to lead the next season of <i>Doctor Who</i>. Of course, not everyone is …

Doctor Who: new Doctor Jodie Whittaker honoured by John Barrowman's Tardis tutu

John Barrowman dressed in a sparkly Tardis tutu to honour new Doctor Who star Jodie Whittaker<p>Yes, you read that right<p>Thursday, 20th July 2017 at 6:32 …

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Doctor Who: Jodie Whittaker will earn the same as Peter Capaldi, BBC confirms

As the debate over the salaries the BBC pays to its talent continues to rumble, the director general of the corporation, Tony Hall, has been …

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John Hurt memorial: Stephen Fry, Toby Jones and Shia LaBeouf pay tribute