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Nick Frost set to play ‘Captain Pugwash’ in new movie

The Spaced, Hot Fuzz and Sean of The Dead star is set to bring classic Children’s TV character Captain Pugwash to the big screen. Having put in a turn as Santa Claus in Doctor Who‘s 2014 Christmas Special, ‘Last Christmas’, Nick Frost is set to bring another portly character beloved of children – we were...

Pearl Mackie discusses staying on in ‘Doctor Who’

Pearl Mackie sat down on the ITV’s This Morning sofa yesterday to chat about her time in the TARDIS so far, and how long that time may last. Asked by Eamon Holmes about Peter Capaldi’s departure, and whether she would like to stay on after his tenure in the TARDIS ends, Pearl gave this guarded...

The new trailer for BBC drama ‘Paula’ looks really creepy

As we’ve previously reported, BBC Two’s Paula will star Olivier-award winning actress Denise Gough, Victoria star Tom Hughes and Spooks’ Owen McDonnell. By way of an update, the BBC has now released a longer look at the upcoming revenge drama. Paula‘s tale of a brief encounter that ends in violence is written by Conor McPherson, in his first original...

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...