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Sophie Aldred’s Ace was set to have a role in The Sarah Jane Adventures

The tragic death of Elisabeth Sladen in 2011 still feels incredibly unfair. Not least because she was headlining one of the best ever Doctor Who spin-off series, the terrific The Sarah Jane Adventures. In the show, she was reprising the role of Sarah Jane Smith, and in all five series were produced. The fifth series...

Brass Eye: previously unseen material set to be screened

UPDATE: Thanks to those who pointed out that the new material first screened in May, here. Tickets for the September screening are still available. And yes, we got it’s a picture from The Day Today   – that we wrote about here – it just seemed like an appropriate pic! Nearly two decades since it was last...

Doctor Who: “the loss of a role model for boys”, says Peter Davison

Whilst reaction amongst former Doctors has been positive regarding the appointment of Jodie Whittaker as the new Doctor Who, one of them has broken rank just a little. Peter Davison, who has been appearing at San Diego Comic-Con, firstly was keen to praise the ability of Jodie Whittaker, calling her a “terrific actress”. But he...

Meet Sylvester McCoy & Robert Picardo, and see their new play

Two veterans of science fiction television are joining forces for a new stage production. Sylvester McCoy – best known as the seventh Doctor, of course – and Star Trek’s Robert Picardo will be co-starring, along with Richard Oliver, in A Joke. It’s from Dan Freeman, who in recent years has worked with the lead pair...