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We weren’t only ones shocked by John Simm’s return to ‘Doctor Who’

Michelle Gomez was too…  When a certain tabloid – which shall remain nameless – decided to spoil the reveal of John Simm’s return to the role of The Master in series 10 of Doctor Who, it reduced some of the impact of the news. Apparently, Stephen Moffat had expressed a wish that the secret be kept...

Netflix’s ‘Dirk Gently’ season 2 is on the way, and has some great guests

Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency was one of the breakthrough shows of 2016, and it’s coming back later this year with a couple of top-notch additions to it’s mayhem. Yesterday, BBC America – which airs the show in the US – announced that British actor John Hannah (currently in Agents Of Shield, and last seen...

‘Homeland’ and ’24’ writer pens drama ‘Fearless’ for ITV

Created by Homeland and 24 writer, Patrick Harbinson, the brand new thriller Fearless launches on ITV in June.  Starring Helen McCrory – best known for Peaky Blinders, Penny Dreadful, and the movie Hugo – the six-part drama will follow her character, Emma Banville. A human rights lawyer known for defending lost causes, Emma’s on a mission to...

‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ will air on Channel 4

The highly regarded Hulu TV series The Handmaid’s Tale will now show over here on terrestrial TV. Channel 4 today announced that it has will show the acclaimed US drama series The Handmaid’s Tale. Starring Elisabeth Moss, Joseph Fiennes, Samira Wiley, Max Minghella, and Yvonne Strahovski, it will premier on UK screens later this month. Based on the...

Michelle Gomez confirms she’s leaving ‘Doctor Who’

The female incarnation of The Master will depart with Capaldi and Moffat after series 10. I don’t think that many people would argue with our opinion that Michelle Gomez has been one of the highlights of Peter Capaldi’s reign as the Doctor. Watching the pair verbally joust across multiple episodes, and the sheer devilry she...

What’s going to happen in ‘Kat & Alfie: Redwater’?

A new six-part drama kicks off soon on BBC One, set on the beautiful, wild Irish southern coast it promises a real change of scene for two former Eastenders.  First pitched by Dominic Treadwell-Collins and Alex Lamb when they were staffers on the Albert Square soap back in 2015, the story of Kat (now Kathleen) Moon’s search for a son...

Filming begins on ‘Our Girl’ series three, but one star is missing

A press release from the BBC has heralded the start of filming on the third series of Our Girl, and it may just contain a spoiler for the new series. While it tells us that Michelle Keegan will, of course, be returning as Corporal Georgie Lane, along with Luke Pasqualino as Elvis Harte in the...