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‘Doctor Who’ writer Moffat worried RTD would be ‘hacked off’ by Time War retcon

Steven Moffat has revealed that he has worried about how Russell T Davies feels about him rewriting the outcome of the Time War . Doctor Who‘s 50th anniversary special in 2013 significantly altered the Time War storyline established by previous showrunner Davies during his 2005-2010 era, bringing back the Doctor’s home planet, Gallifrey. Moffat recently told Doctor Who Magazine: “I...

‘Merlin’ and ‘Mr Selfridge’ stars lead new stage production of ‘Gaslight’

Gaslight, one of the greatest thrillers of all time, arrives in Brighton next month. The new production returns to UK theatres starring Kara Tointon (Mr Selfridge), Rupert Young (Merlin) and Keith Allen (Robin Hood). Tointon plays Bella Manningham, the character famously played by Oscar winner Ingrid Bergman in the classic 1944 movie adaptation. Gaslight visits Theatre Royal Brighton from Monday...

‘The Trip to Spain’ clip: Watch Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon do Mick Jagger

The first clip from the new season of The Trip has been has released. Coming soon to Sky Atlantic, The Trip to Spain will see Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon back on their culinary quest as they head off on a road trip from the North Atlantic to the Mediterranean coast for a fresh helping of gastronomic...

‘Apple Tree Yard’ trailer: First look at Emily Watson’s new BBC One thriller

BBC One has released a launch trailer for the channel’s upcoming adaptation of Louise Doughty’s Apple Tree Yard. Written by Amanda Coe (Room at the Top, Shameless), the new four-part adaptation of the best-selling psychological thriller is described as “a provocative, audacious thriller that puts women’s lives at the heart of a gripping, insightful story about the...

2017’s BAFTA nominations have been announced

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts has revealed the nominations for this year’s EE British Academy Film Awards. They were announced by Dominic Cooper and Sophie Turner at BAFTA’s London headquarters this morning. The list sees La La Land nominated in 11 categories, while Arrival and Nocturnal Animals have both received nine nominations, followed by Manchester by the Sea with six. Other movies...

UK ratings revealed for ‘Sherlock’ Season 4 opener ‘The Six Thatchers’

The first episode of Sherlock‘s new season was the most watched programme over the festive season in the UK, across all channels. ‘The Six Thatchers’ pulled in 11.3 million viewers and a consolidated audience share of 37.8% on New Year’s Day, consolidated viewing data has revealed today. Pre-order Season 4 on DVD on Amazon. Pre-order Season...

ITV confirms start date for Michelle Keegan love story drama ‘Tina and Bobby’

Our Girl star Michelle Keegan’s new ITV drama Tina and Bobby will begin on ITV later this week. Written by Lauren Klee (EastEnders, Waterloo Road), the new three-part drama series tells the story of England and West Ham legend Bobby Moore’s life with his childhood sweetheart, Tina Dean, from their humble beginnings to the dizzy...

Moffat hints at what to expect from new ‘Doctor Who’ showrunner Chris Chibnall

Current Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat has revealed that he is “very, very excited” to see what his replacement Chris Chibnall does with the show next year. The Broadchurch creator was announced as the new lead writer of Doctor Who last January and his first season will launch in 2018. Here’s everything we know so far about...