Karen Gillan writes and directs with confidence

In an extensive interview in the January 2020 issue of Film Stories magazine, Karen Gillan described her confident approach to writing and directing her first feature film, The Party’s Just Beginning, starring Gillan as a troubled young woman from her hometown, Inverness. “I was always coming up with ideas, yeah. Dreaming up stories and characters. … >

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Doctor Who: Karen Gillan on her Who highlights

Since Karen Gillan departed Doctor Who, she’s built an impressive movie career for herself, thanks to her roles in the Guardians Of The Galaxy films, and Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle. Furthermore, she’s debuted her movie directorial debut too, the impressive The Party’s Just Beginning. We reviewed the movie here. In a new interview with … >

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The Party’s Just Beginning review: Karen Gillan’s movie directorial debut

Debuting as part of the 2018 Glasgow Film Festival, Karen Gillan’s directorial debut The Party’s Just Beginning, explores the life of an emotionally muted twenty something, whose best friend committed suicide almost a year to the day. Guardians Of The Galaxy star Gillan is Liusaidh, a 24 year old Inverness girl, whose bleak outlook on life … >

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Doctor Who: Steven Moffat on the Amy Pond moment he’d change

Outgoing Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat has been conducting a Q&A session on the BBC America Twitter feed, and he’s admitted something in particular about his time on the show he’d like to change. Firstly, lots of positive things though. He says that the friends he’s made are the best thing about his time on the … >

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5 of the most disastrous weddings in ‘Doctor Who’

While classic Doctor Who was famously romance-free for the most part, 21st century Who – and its associated productions – seems to have had as many weddings as a soap opera. And if you live in the Whoniverse, you are just as unlikely to have a trouble-free nuptials as if you lived in Walford or … >

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‘Doctor Who’ exec Moffat regrets how Amy and Rory’s baby grief was handled

Steven Moffat has revealed that he regrets how Amy and Rory’s grief for their lost baby was written in his second season of Doctor Who. 2011’s mid-season finale ‘A Good Man Goes to War’ saw Madame Kovarian kidnap Amy and Rory’s baby, Melody. When Doctor Who returned in the autumn of 2011 with ‘Let’s Kill Hitler’, several months … >

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First look at Karen Gillan in ‘Jumanji’ sequel revealed

The first photo of the cast of the new Jumanji movie has appeared online. Kevin Hart – who stars in the movie alongside Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson, Karen Gillan and Jack Black in the movie – posted the photo on Instagram earlier today. Directed by Jake Kasdan (Bad Teacher, Sex Tape), the new film follows the events of the original … >

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12 actors from ‘Doctor Who’ who’ve appeared in the Marvel universe

Karen Gillan recently finished filming her return as Nebula in the second Guardians of the Galaxy movie, out in cinemas next summer, but she’s far from being the only Doctor Who star in the Marvel universe. Here we take a look at the Doctor Who actors who’ve appeared in Marvel adaptations…   Christopher Eccleston as Malekith in Thor: The … >

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