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Exclusive interview with ‘Doctor Who’ star Sophie Aldred

Sophie Aldred, who played ’80s companion Ace in Doctor Who, stars alongside Carol Cleveland (Monty Python), Tom Price (Torchwood) and Chase Masterson (Star Trek: Deep Space 9) in new sci-fi comedy, The Search for Simon. Out on DVD this week, The Search for Simon follows 39 year David’s search for his younger brother Simon, who,...

Exclusive: Writer Peter Harness chats about BBC One’s new ‘Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell’ adaptation

Adapted from Susanna Clarke’s bestselling novel by Wallander writer Peter Harness, new magic drama series Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell will air on BBC One later this year. The epic seven-part adaptation will star Eddie Marsan (Filth) and Bertie Carvel (Restless, Matilda) in the lead roles of Jonathan Strange and Mr Norrell, alongside Marc Warren (Mad...

Exclusive ‘Doctor Who’ interview: Peter Harness chats about the fallout from ‘Kill the Moon’

Wallander writer Peter Harness made his Doctor Who debut tonight with ‘Kill the Moon’, which saw the Doctor and Clara crash-landing on the surface of the Moon, battling vicious spider-like creatures, and facing a terrible dilemma. CultBox caught up with Peter for a chat about the Doctor and Clara’s dramatic confrontation in the episode’s final scenes…...

‘Our Girl’ interview: Ben Aldridge chats about playing Captain James

Ben Aldridge stars in BBC One’s army drama Our Girl as Captain James, currently airing at 9pm on Sunday nights on BBC One. Written by Tony Grounds, the new five-part season follows last year’s one-off single drama, featuring EastEnders actress Lacey Turner as East London girl Molly Dawes, now a soldier in the Royal Army...

Interview: Tommy Knight chats about E4’s ‘Glue’

E4’s new teen drama Glue stars The Sarah Jane Adventures actor Tommy Lawrence Knight. The eight-part murder mystery series begins at 10pm tonight on E4, also featuring Yasmin Paige (The Sarah Jane Adventures), Jordan Stephens from Rizzle Kicks, Callum Turner (Ripper Street), Kierston Wareing (Luther) and Steve Oram (Sightseers). CultBox caught up with Tommy for...

Interview: ‘Doctor Who’ newcomer Samuel Anderson chats about Danny Pink

The History Boys actor Samuel Anderson returns to Doctor Who next weekend in ‘Listen’. Anderson made his debut as Maths teachers and ex-soldier Danny Pink last month in ‘Into the Dalek’. ‘Listen’ airs at 7.30pm on Saturday 13 September on BBC One. When ghosts of past and future crowd into their lives, the Doctor and...

‘Our Girl’ interview: Iwan Rheon chats about BBC One’s army drama

Misfits star Iwan Rheon joins the cast of BBC One’s army drama Our Girl next month. Written by Tony Grounds, the five-part series follows last year’s one-off single drama, which starred EastEnders actress Lacey Turner as East London girl Molly Dawes, now a soldier in the Royal Army Medical Corps. > Order Series 1 on...