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Doctor Who series 11: first director confirmed

Further to our story from the end of October (below), the new issue of Doctor Who Magazine has now officially confirmed that Jamie Childs is the first director working on Doctor Who series 11. Furthermore, the new issue of the magazine confirmed too that he directed the clip announcing Jodie Whittaker as the 13th Doctor in the...

The X-Files series 11 will be screened by Five in the UK

Here’s some good news. 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 may well be the last, with David Duchovny and Gillian Anderson perhaps making this their last hurrah on the show....

Lord Of The Rings TV show: the backlash begins

Amazon’s decision to spend over $200m on a new Lord Of The Rings television series, with a further spin-off included in the deal, has certainly sent ripples around the internet over the past few days. What, people not unfairly ask, can Amazon do with a series that can improve on Peter Jackson’s extraordinary trilogy of...

Remember when David Jason was blocked from doing Doctor Who?

Doctor Who’s roster of guest stars since it returned to our screens in 2005 has been comfortably on the impressive side. But not everyone the Doctor Who team has approached has been able to take the job on. One of UK television’s biggest stars, David Jason, was approached by Russell T Davies, after reading that...

Taskmaster Champion Of Champions gets December transmission date

One of the best shows you’ll find on Dave is the glorious Taskmaster, whose fifth series recently came to an end. But as an added bonus, the channel also confirmed that a two part Christmas special was coming out way, that would pit the five champions to date against each other. And now we know...