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Doctor Who series 11 San Diego Comic-Con panel is earlier than expected

BBC America has officially confirmed details of the upcoming Doctor Who panel at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con – and it’s not when we were expecting. We assumed that Doctor Who would take one of the prime panel spots over the weekend of the show. As it happens, though, it’ll be taking place on Thursday...

Doctor Who: Torchwood’s Eve Myles on Jodie Whittaker

There had been rumours at one point suggesting that Eve Myles – Gwen in Torchwood, of course – was heading to the cast of Doctor Who series 11 for a return appearance. Not so, apparently, but Myles has nonetheless been chatting about Jodie Whittaker’s turn as the Doctor in a new interview. Talking to the...

Doctor Who series 11 leak: more on the BBC’s action against footage leak

A bit more on the BBC taking legal action over the leaked footage from Doctor Who series 11. BBC News has confirmed that an application has now been filed with the California Federal Court, that is asking the website Tapatalk to hand over details of who uploaded copyrighted materials. Tapatalk itself is not accused of...

His Dark Materials starts filming in Oxford

It looks very much as though filming has now begun on the eagerly-awaited new BBC adaptation of His Dark Materials. Based on the Philip Pullman book, the new adaptation stars James McAvoy, Dafne Keen and Clarke Peters. It had been revealed that filming was to head to Oxford city centre this month, but the first...

ITV previews its autumn dramas in new trailer

ITV has given us a glimpse at some of its big upcoming dramas, courtesy of a brand trailer showcasing the broadcaster’s autumn slate of shows. There’s a bunch of interesting stuff in here. Of particular interest are Strangers, the new conspiracy mystery starring John Simm. Furthermore, there’s a look at the upcoming drama Butterfly. This...

Doctor Who series 11 has a brand new composer

It was late last year when rumours first started that Murray Gold, the composer of Doctor Who’s music since the show’s return in 2005, was leaving the show. Those rumours were subsequently confirmed, but what we didn’t know was the identity of his replacement. But now we do. Segun Akinola has been revealed as the...

Cold Feet: filming wraps on new series

With an autumn return to our screens expected, it’s been revealed that filming has now wrapped on the new series of Cold Feet. The show has been in production these past weeks at Shape Studios in Manchester, having commenced filming back in March. Post-production now begins, and when we have a transmission date, we’ll let you...

More Doctor Who lands on Netflix

With lots of Doctor Who now available on BBC iPlayer to download, where it’ll be until the end of the new series in November, Netflix has got in on the act too. It’s added another episode to its service, the 2016 Christmas special, The Return Of Doctor Mysterio. Helpfully, it’s classified this as a series...