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Doctor Who series 11 will have all new writers

Production is underway on Doctor Who series 11 at the moment, with the first block of episodes for Jodie Whittaker’s opening series of the Doctor filmed. The identity of the writing staff for Doctor Who series 11 remains a secret, though, outside of incoming showrunner Chris Chibnall and his team. But according to Mark Gatiss,...

The League Of Gentlemen TV specials look like being their last

The first treats of the Christmas television season have been and gone, with the triumphant trilogy of 20th anniversary The League Of Gentlemen specials on BBC Two. Off the back of that, The League have announced a nationwide arena tour for next year. But in terms of television? That might just be your lot. Producer...

BBC Four special new Star Wars documentary is now on iPlayer

As Star Wars: The Last Jedi dominates cinema screens around the world, BBC Four is tapping into it all with a special documentary looking at Britain’s contribution to the saga. The Galaxy Britain Built: Droids, Darth Vader And Lightsabers is an hour-long show, presented by David Whiteley, that screened on December 21st. And it’s now...

The X-Files series 11: extended preview released

A brand new extended preview has just landed for the return of The X-Files, which will be hitting our screens in January. Take a look… The X-Files will be back on free-to-air television in the UK, with the news that Channel Five has picked up the broadcasting rights to the upcoming eleventh season. The upcoming run...

Peaky Blinders series 5 won’t arrive until 2019

A mix of good news and bad news following the dramatic conclusion to Peaky Blinders series 4. On the upside, the BBC has confirmed that there will indeed be a Peaky Blinders series 5. It’d be remiss to call this a massive surprise, given that the show’s creator, Steven Knight, had pretty much said this...

Doctor Who: Twice Upon A Time DVD gets 12 certificate, extras revealed

The Doctor Who Christmas special, Twice Upon A Time, will be available on DVD and Blu-ray in just over a month, with BBC Worldwide setting the release for January 22nd. Amazon has now uploaded the artwork for the release too, and part and parcel of that is the back cover, that’s listed the extras to...

BBC’s latest drama to be part filmed in Scotland, part in Australia

Announced back in August was a new psychological drama from the BBC by the name of The Cry. It’s based on the Helen FitzGerald novel of the same name, and has been adapted for the screen by Jacquelin Perske. It’s a four-part drama, that’s in part set in Scotland, and in part in Australia. The...

Dave Gorman’s Modern Life Is Goodish to end

One of the many impressive original commissions that you’ll find lurking on Dave is Dave Gorman’s hugely impressive Modern Life Is Goodish. Based around the kind of Powerpoint presentations that have become his trademark, the show’s fifth series is just coming to an end. But now, Gorman has announced that it’ll be the last. In...