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Doctor Who: America won’t be getting the Christmas special early

A report started circulating earlier this week, suggesting that viewers in America would have access to this year’s Doctor Who Christmas special earlier than the rest of us. That Twice Upon A Time would be going out on December 18th in the States, who would get to see Peter Capaldi’s regeneration before the rest of...

Inside No 9 series 4 start date confirmed

Here’s some happy news to start 2018 off with: the fourth series of Reese Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton’s brilliant Inside No 9 is set to kick off in January. The BBC has confirmed that the new run – that filmed in the first half of this year – will start on January 2nd, with BBC...

Choose Your Own Adventure show in the works at Netlfix

Once upon a time, Dodgeball director Rawson Marshall Thurber was working on a live action movie based on the once-hugely-popular Choose Your Own Adventure books. That eventually hit the skids, with Thurber making films such as We’re The Millers and the upcoming Skyscraper instead. However, it looks as if Netflix has picked up the Choose...

Doctor Who Christmas special: lots of pictures for Twice Upon A Time

The BBC will start screening the Doctor Who Christmas special, Twice Upon A Time, to press and lucky ticket recipients next week (although reportedly the ending is going to be chopped off). And thus ahead of that, it’s started to ramp up its publicity for the episode. The episode will feature Peter Capaldi, David Bradley,...

The League Of Gentlemen return: here’s the trailer!

We’re less than a month away now from the return of The League Of Gentlemen to our screens, with a trio of new episodes to salute the 20th anniversary of the series. And the BBC has now released the first trailer. Take a look…! As revealed by co-writer and co-star Reece Shearsmith on his Twitter...

Doctor Who Christmas special: Pearl Mackie wasn’t in original draft

Filming on the Doctor Who Christmas special, Twice Upon A Time, took place over the summer, and a few set reports from the production have gone live. And in the midst of them is outgoing executive producer and writer Steven Moffat’s admission that Pearl Mackie’s Bill wasn’t originally going to be in the episode. Instead,...

Doctor Who: Twice Upon A Time transmission details confirmed

The BBC has locked down its Christmas schedules, and confirmed when we’ll be seeing Peter Capaldi’s final Doctor Who adventure. It’d long been known of course that Twice Upon A Time would be going out on December 25th of course, as is traditional. But it’s now also been confirmed that the episode – that’ll run...

Vic & Bob’s Big Night Out return date confirmed

A beloved show is heading back to our screens this Christmas, with a new episode of Vic & Bob’s Big Night Out, starring Vic Reeves and Bob Mortimer. It’s the first full new episode of the programme since 1991 (when it was called Vic Reeves’ Big Night Out), and it’ll be a one-off return for...

Doctor Who: Tom Baker on Christopher Eccleston’s “wonky contract”

The mighty Tom Baker has given a new interview to GQ magazine, where he’s been chatting about the Doctors who followed him into the TARDIS. And in particular, he’s been talking about Christopher Eccleston’s take on Doctor Who, that – of course – only lasted for one series. “I thought it was amazing that Eccleston...