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Doctor Who series 11: new company taking over effects work

New Doctor Who showrunner Chris Chibnall has made many changes behind the scenes of the show, the latest of which has come to light. The visual effects of the show have been worked on since it came back in 2005 by a company called Milk VFX. They used to be a part of The Mill,...

Transparent officially drops Jeffrey Tambor, Tambor hits back

Amazon’s award-winning comedy drama Transparent is pressing ahead with its fifth season, as news breaks that its star – Jeffrey Tambor – has been released from the show. Tambor had been facing sexual harassment allegations, that he denied. Amazon has thus been investigating the claims, and confirmed on Thursday that Tambor would not be back...

Michelle Gomez signs up to be Sabrina The Teenage Witch villain

She’s done terrorising the Doctor – at least for the time being – but Michelle Gomez isn’t leaving her villainous days behind her. The star, who has recently been playing Missy/The Master of course in Doctor Who, has now signed up to be part of the upcoming Sabrina The Teenage Witch reboot. She’ll be playing...

Doctor Who: visual effects teams were told 13th Doctor would be a man

The ultra-secretive casting of Jodie Whittaker as the 13th Doctor in Doctor Who didn’t just extend to the greater British public – but also to many people working on the show! That specifically includes outgoing visual effects team Milk FX – a company involved in one guise or another with the show since 2005 –...

Line Of Duty series 5: writing work has begun

The rightly-acclaimed Line Of Duty is already confirmed for a fifth series, and it’s also known that said fifth series is going to take a little longer to get to the screen. Writer and show creator Jed Mercurio is expected to shoot the new series later this year, with a view of getting it on...

Eve Myles and Russell T Davies are working together again

It’s been some time since their screen Torchwood days, but Russell T Davies and Eve Myles have finally been working together for the first time in a good number of years. Davies has penned the upcoming BBC miniseries A Very English Scandal, that stars Hugh Grant and Ben Whishaw. It’s been filming filming recently, and Myles...

Sky is ordering Britannia series 2

It spent a fortune on making it, and a fortune on advertising it, as it went in search of a Game Of Thrones-alike show of its own. Now comes the news that Sky is set to spend another fortune on ordering a second series of Britannia. The show stars Kelly Reilly and David Morrissey, and...