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‘Sherlock’ news summary: Everything we know about Series 4 and the 2015 special

“Did you miss me?” Sherlock will return for a one-off special in 2015, followed by a fourth series of three new episodes. This news summary will be updated regularly as more details are revealed, with the latest updates at the top… > Buy the complete Series 1-3 boxset on Amazon.   2015 special Filming: January-February...

‘Nowhere Boys’ preview: CBBC’s supernatural Australian teen drama

Any of the fuddiest of duddies who say kids’ TV is in a doldrums of creativity and talent should head over to CBBC these days. Aside from a criminal lack of Gordon the Gopher, the channel has been on strong form of late, with a roster of drama and comedy including Wolfblood, Wizards vs Aliens, Harriet’s...

‘Doctor Who’ Series 8 preview: Who is Danny Pink?

Samuel Anderson makes his debut as new recurring Doctor Who character Danny Pink in this weekend’s episode. Written by Phil Ford (‘The Waters of Mars’) and Steven Moffat, ‘Into the Dalek’ airs at 7.30pm on Satuday 30 August on BBC One. Here’s everything we know so far about Danny Pink…   Samuel Anderson has acted...

Who is Missy in ‘Doctor Who’?

She’s the malign Mary Poppins played by Michelle Gomez that popped up at the end of ‘Deep Breath’ for a spot of brolly-brandishing bonkersness. But who the hell is she? Publicity for Series 8 has described Missy as ‘the Gatekeeper of the Nethersphere’, but what exactly is her relationship with the Time Lord she claims...

Rewind: ‘Green Wing’ revisited

What was it about? First shown on 3 September 2004, Green Wing revolves around the staff of East Hampton Hospital. Caroline Todd starts work in the Hospital as a Surgeon and promptly becomes one side of a love triangle between the witty Dr. “Mac” Macartney and vain anaesthetist Guy Secretan. Alongside the central trio we...

‘Doctor Who’ news summary: Everything we know so far about Series 8

Doctor Who will return for a full series in 2014, starring Peter Capaldi as the Twelfth Doctor alongside Jenna Coleman as Clara. This news summary will be updated regularly as more details are revealed, with the latest updates at the top of each section. Rumours and unconfirmed reports will be marked with a *. >...

12 best moments from ‘Doctor Who’ Series 8′s opener ‘Deep Breath’

After an eyebrow cameo in the 50th anniversary special, a kidney-based regeneration scene at Christmas and a rather long wait, the Twelfth Doctor has arrived. Spiky, sharp-suited and definitely more of a window than a door man, the universe had better watch out. > Order Series 8 on DVD on Amazon. > Order Series 8...

Our first impressions of Peter Capaldi’s Doctor

Deep breath…. and release. Peter Capaldi’s Doctor has finally made it to the screen, and if there is one person, presumably, who is breathing a greater sigh of relief than most, it’s Capaldi himself, who need now never again talk about those Radio Times fan letters because – at last! – he can be judged...

5 reasons why ‘Utopia’ deserves a third series

Utopia’s second series shut up shop in deliberately ambiguous fashion, as you probably suspected it would, leaving enough dangling plot threads and questions to cats-cradle into a third series. That’s if the show gets one. Writer Dennis Kelly may have plans for a third and fourth series, but ratings for the show have been disappointing,...