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‘Doctor Who’ complete ‘David Tennant Years’ box set revealed

BBC Shop has announced the release of a new exclusive Doctor Who box set featuring all of David Tennant’s episodes from 2005-2010. Doctor Who: The Complete David Tennant Years will be available to buy from Monday 10 November from BBC Shop, priced £99.99. The 26-disc set will also include the animated stories ‘Dreamland’ and ‘The...

‘Doctor Who’ exec Moffat: ‘Danny is a competitor to the Doctor’

Steven Moffat has discussed how Danny Pink is different from Doctor Who‘s previous boyfriend characters. Samuel Anderson made his debut as Danny in Series 8’s second episode, ‘Into the Dalek’, last month. Moffat told Doctor Who Magazine: “I like the idea of Clara starting a romance – not one that’s already underway, but one that’s...

‘Still Open All Hours’ new series begins filming

Production has started on the new series of David Jason’s BBC One sitcom  Still Open All Hours on location in Doncaster and at the studios in Teddington. Following the success of last year’s one-off special, Jason reprise his role as Granville, running the corner shop with his son Leroy (James Baxter). We follow Granville’s antics...

‘Doctor Who’ writer Moffat: ‘Clara is the main character in Series 8′

Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat has discussed the problems with Clara’s introduction in Series 7 and how the character has changed in this year’s series. Jenna Coleman made her debut as regular companion Clara Oswald in ‘The Bells of Saint John’ in March 2013, following previous appearances in ‘Asylum of the Daleks’ and ‘The Snowmen’...

Filming start date confirmed for new James Bond movie

The 24th James Bond film will begin filming later this year, with Daniel Craig playing 007 for a fourth time. Principal photography on the follow-up to Skyfall has been confirmed to start on 6 December 2014, MI6 HQ reports. Sam Mendes will return to direct the movie, which will be released in UK cinemas on...

‘Doctor Who’ director teases next week’s ‘Time Heist’

Director Douglas Mackinnon has chatted about what to expect from the next episode of Doctor Who‘s new series, ‘Time Heist’. Written by Sherlock‘s Stephen Thompson and Steven Moffat, the episode airs at 7.30pm on Saturday 20 September on BBC One. Mackinnon told The Daily Record: “What we wanted to do was a heist movie for...

‘Doctor Who’ Series 8 Episode 6 synopsis revealed: ‘The Caretaker’

The BBC has published the official synopsis for the sixth episode of Doctor Who‘s new series, titled ‘The Caretaker’. The synopsis reads: “The terrifying Skovox Blitzer is ready to destroy all humanity – but worse, and any second now, Danny Pink and the Doctor are going to meet. When terrifying events threaten Coal Hill school,...

‘Inspector George Gently’ guest stars announced for Series 8

Downton Abbey actress Lesley Nicol will guest star in the new series of Inspector George Gently. Four new feature-length films are currently being filmed in Durham and the North East, starring Martin Shaw as Gently and Lee Ingleby (Our Zoo) as Bacchus. Episode 1, ‘Do Not Go Gently’, sees Gently investigating a rape of a...

Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat co-writing ‘Sherlock’ special

Mark Gatiss has revealed that next year’s Sherlock special will be co-written by Steven Moffat and himself. Gatiss told EW: “Steven and I are writing the special at the moment, which we’re shooting in January.” He added: “Then we’re doing three more towards the end of next year. So there will be four in total!...

‘Life on Mars’ writers return to BBC One with ‘The Living and the Dead’

BBC One has announced details of The Living and the Dead, a new supernatural drama written by Ashley Pharoah and Matthew Graham, co-creators and writers of Life On Mars, Eternal Law and Ashes To Ashes. Set in Somerset in 1888, the six-part series follows a complex and compelling man who investigates hauntings, paranormal happenings, and...