Sontarans vs Rutans

Sontarans vs Rutans celebratory audio dramas announced (updated)

It’s the potato-headed Sontaran clone army vs the shape-changing jellyfish Rutan Host as Doctor Who celebrates fifty years of conflict.  Updated 01/03/24:Big Finish reveal the cover and story details for the saga’s final instalment. With ‘Born to Die’ due imminently, Doctor Who audio producers Big Finish have revealed the details of Sontarans vs Rutans: ‘In … >

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Virdee – cast update as Staz Nair takes the lead role

The Bradford based crime series, based on the books of AA Dhand, was originally to star Sacha Dhawan.  The BBC has announced casting for Virdee, its new crime thriller. The six-part series, adapted for the screen by AA Dhand from his own novels, will now feature Staz Nair (Rebel Moon) as Detective Harry Virdee. Sacha … >

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The Donovans – Paramount+ runs with Ray Donovan spin-off

The streamer has commissioned a follow-on show, with Guy Ritchie directing. Paramount+ has announced a new show, continuing the legacy of Ray Donovan – via news in Deadline. The Donovans, from writer Ronan Bennett (Top Boy), is billed as an extension of the franchise. The original Ray Donovan, created by Ann Biderman, followed the exploits … >

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Daddy Issues - David Morrissery & Aimee Lou Wood

Daddy Issues – first image and cast confirmed

The forthcoming sitcom will star David Morrissey and Aimee Lou Wood as a father/daughter odd couple. The BBC have released the first image of David Morrissey and Aimee Lou Wood from their upcoming sitcom Daddy Issues . The show follows Gemma who, after discovering she is pregnant, is forced to flat share with her hapless father. … >

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Dark Gallifrey: Morbius – Big Finish reveal trilogy story details

The epic series begins with a trilogy starring Samuel West as the despotic former Time Lord President. Earlier this month, Doctor Who audio producers Big Finish revealed its plans for a new four-year series named Dark Gallifrey. The epic 24-part saga will feature villainous renegades from the Doctor’s own race and explore them across eight … >

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Curfew – Paramount+ announces UK thriller series starring Mandip Gill

The show depicts a society where men live monitored, under a strict nightly curfew.   Streamer Paramount+ have dropped the details of their latest commission, a new UK thriller taking its inspiration from recent headlines. Headlined by Sarah Parish, Alexandra Burke and Mandip Gill, the show depicts a world where men are strictly regulated. Here’s the … >

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Costume designer to share experience dressing the Doctor, Toymaker and Goblins in Doctor Who Magazine

Costume designer Pam Downe will discuss dressing Ncuti Gatwa’s stylish new Doctor and how she created looks for the Toymaker and the Goblin army in Doctor Who Magazine 601. Also in DWM 601: • Script to Screen: An in-depth look at how the Goblin army developed, from the original concept to the finished product – … >

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The Boys Season 4 - Homelander, arms open wide

The Boys Season 4 – launch date confirmed

The Boys are back in town, dealing with a superpowered election.  Updated 27/02/23: Prime Video announce the launch date for Season 4 of The Boys. It’s now confirmed that the diabolical drama about the superpowered ‘heroes’ of Vaught Industries and the scrappy team of vigilantes hell bent on taking them down returns on Thursday, 13th … >

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The Day of the Jackal – cast announced for thriller series

Fantastic Beasts star Eddie Redmayne plays the infamous assassin in a new 10-part adaptation.  We’ve been keeping an eye on The Day of the Jackal since the news broke of a television adaption back in 2022. The show is billed as “bold, contemporary reimagining” of Frederick Forsyth’s seminal thriller and the subsequent 1973 movie. With … >

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