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New ‘Doctor Who’ showrunner Chris Chibnall ‘tried to persuade Capaldi to stay’

Doctor Who writer Steven Moffat has revealed that Peter Capaldi “came close to staying” for a fourth season. Capaldi announced last month that he will be departing the show in this year’s Christmas special, which is also Moffat’s final episode as showrunner. The Thirteenth Doctor will make their debut in the festive episode, ahead of Chris Chibnall’s...

Two new ‘Doctor Who’ DVDs arriving next month

Koch Media has announced the release of two new Doctor Who DVDs, which will be of particular interest for fans of the Third Doctor’s era. The Doctors: The Jon Pertwee Years arrives on Monday 6 March and features an impressive collection of interviews from the actors and creators who brought the Third Doctor’s world to life in...

Chris Chibnall’s first season of ‘Doctor Who’ delayed until autumn 2018?

Rumours from BBC sources have suggested that there will be another long hiatus between the next two seasons of Doctor Who. Steven Moffat’s final season as showrunner of Doctor Who begins on Saturday 15 April, nearly 20 months after Season 9 started on 19 September 2015. Here’s everything we know so far about Season 10. It now...

Benedict Cumberbatch to star in ‘The Child In Time’ adaptation for BBC One

BBC One has announced the commission of a new adaptation of Ian McEwan’s The Child In Time. The BBC co-production with Masterpiece and Downton Abbey executive producer Rebecca Eaton will adapted from McEwan’s Whitbread Prize winning novel by Stephen Butchard (Five Daughters, The Last Kingdom). Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch will lead the cast of the 90-minute film as...

‘The Tunnel’ Season 3 confirmed: ‘Vengeance’ will end the series

Sky Atlantic has ordered a third and final season of crime thriller The Tunnel. Adapted from the Danish/Swedish crime drama The Bridge, the British-French series launched in October 2013 and a second season began in April 2016. Buy the Season 1-2 box set on Amazon here. Written by the show’s lead writer Emilia Di Girolamo (Law & Order:...

Moffat on using ‘Star Wars’-style CGI to bring back dead ‘Doctor Who’ stars

Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat has addressed the possibility of CGI being used to revive past Doctors on screen. The technique was prominently used recently in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, with a substantial role for Peter Cushing’s character Grand Moff Tarkin, despite the actor’s death in 1994. There has been much discussion since the film’s...

‘Taboo’ creator is planning Season 2 and Season 3

The creator of BBC One’s Taboo is already planning at least another two seasons. Produced by Ridley Scott and based on an original story by Tom Hardy and his father, the eight-part series is written by Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight and is currently airing on Saturday nights on BBC One. Taboo follows James Keziah Delaney (Tom Hardy), a man who...

The best casino movies of all time

Gambling in one of the oldest forms of entertainment in the world. There’s a special feeling you get when you play for real money in a casino and get a big win in front of your eyes. The adrenaline rush of free money is like no other feeling in the world for a compulsive gambler....

7 signs you are in an unhealthy relationship

The relationship is a complex matter where a single detail matters. If partners are happy, they don’t feel any anxiety about their relationship. However, they should be alert because as their relationship progresses, their models of behavior gradually change and these changes might be not for the better. From the side, they may come across...

Moffat says River Song could still return again in ‘Doctor Who’

Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat has hinted that fans might not have seen the last of River Song in the show. Played by Alex Kingston, the character made her (non-chronological) debut in ‘Silence in the Library’ in 2008. River Song was last seen in 2015’s Christmas special, ‘The Husbands of River Song’, which appeared to be the final time...