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What are the cast of ‘Torchwood’ doing now?

Outside the government and beyond the police, Torchwood were ready to fight the future on behalf of the human race for four seasons across 2006 to 2011 before the team was put on indefinite hiatus at the end of US/UK co-production Miracle Day. Thankfully, those good people at Big Finish have begun to reunite the...

‘The Walking Dead’ infographic: 10 of the best deaths

With a sixth season of The Walking Dead launching this weekend, AMC’s adaptation of the cult classic graphic novel is one of the most popular TV series to come out of America in recent years. Rivalling our home-grown Spooks for shock deaths, The Walking Dead hasn’t been shy of dispatching its main characters in this post-apocalyptic...

Infographic: Top 7 travel destinations in the world

We can now safely say that, after September’s very-welcome final burst of good weather, summer is now well and truly over. But don’t start hibernating in front of Netflix just yet – it’s time to start planning where you’re going to visit next year! The well-travelled folks at VoucherBin have put together a great new...

What are the ‘Merlin’ cast doing now?

Since Merlin cast his last spell in 2012 and walked off into history, you may have been feeling a little bereft. Atlantis tried to fill a gap but was sadly cut down before it finished telling its tale. At least we can console ourselves that many of the Camelot crew have gone on to other...

5 things you never knew about ‘Casino’

It’s 20 years since Martin Scorsese’s classic American crime drama Casino was released in cinemas. Based on Nicholas Pileggi’s book, the 178-minute epic tells the story of Sam “Ace” Rothstein (played by Robert De Niro), a Jewish American top gambling handicapper who is called by the Italian Mob to look after the day-to-day operations at...

Every time Missy’s garden has appeared in the ‘Doctor Who’ universe

Doctor Who star Michelle Gomez has hinted that it is “no coincidence” that she made her debut as Missy in a location previously used in the show. She teased: “Yes, there’s a connection yet to be revealed.” The location is at Dyffryn Gardens on the Dyffryn Estate in Wales. Designed by landscape architect Thomas Mawson...

Celebrity bingo fans

Attitudes to bingo have changed a lot over the last two decades. Online play has brought the game to a new generation of bingo lovers, making it more accessible and popular than ever, and boosting the game’s credibility. Twenty-first-century bingo fans won’t be surprised to learn that research shows that the profile of the ‘average’...

10 things we learned from David Walliams at the ‘Partners in Crime’ launch

Partners in Crime, BBC One’s new Agatha Christie adaptation which begins this weekend, will surprise many. Firstly, it shares more of a style with Doctor Who than Miss Marple and secondly, David Walliams switches up his usual act to become something of a Sunday evening action hero. The six episodes will comprise of two stories,...

10 ‘Star Wars’ secrets only a true fan would know

When it comes to the Star Wars franchise you probably have a mate who claims to be a ‘true fan’. You’ll be used to the knowing eye-roll when you pronounce a character’s name wrong or the fuming glance when you state that you didn’t really mind Jar Jar Binks that much. Or maybe this is...