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‘The Leftovers’ Premieres: Stick It Out, This Dark Drama Is Worth It

The Leftovers has premiered on HBO, giving viewers their first look at Damon Lindelof's disturbing new show and adaptation of by Tom Perrotta's 2011 novel. If you are a complete newcomer to the concept of...

Thor 2: Tom Hiddleston Takes Loki To Meet The Kids For Comedy Central

Tom Hiddleston, the actor famous for playing Thor villain Loki, has earned himself a bunch of new and much younger fans in the promotional run up to the upcoming release of action movie, Thor: The...

New Doctor Who Peter Capaldi Goes Shopping For His Own Timelord Wardrobe

As soon as the news that Peter Capaldi would play the new Doctor Who was announced, fans immediately began to try to envisage what the new Doctor would sound like, act like, and most importantly,...

Peter Capaldi Will Stay Scottish As "Trickier & Fiercer" Doctor Who

Actor Peter Capaldi will become the first identifiably Scottish Timelord when he takes over from current Doc Matt Smith during the eagerly awaited Christmas regeneration episode of Doctor Who. Smith's recently announced successor will be...

Say Hello To Doctor Who's New Sidekick: Clara Oswin

Doctor Who has a new sidekick, and her name has at least been revealed to the public as Clara Oswin, who will be played by Jenna-louise Coleman.The Mirror newspaper broke the news that Matt Smith's...

Doctor Who Making Transition To The Silver Screen

Doctor Who 's come back in 2005 after 16 years away from TV screens was a more successful return than its network the Bbc could ever have imagine, with first Christopher Ecclestone, then David Tennant...

Julie Walters Nominated For International Emmy

Julie Walters has been nominated for an International Emmy for Best Actress.The British star's performance of Northern Ireland Secretary of State Mo Mowlam - who died aged 55 from a brain tumour in 2005 -...

John Barrowman Wants To Return For Who Anniversary

John Barrowman wants to return to 'Doctor Who' for the show's 50th anniversary.The actor wants his character Captain Jack Harkness - who he also plays in spin-off series 'Torchwood: Miracle Day'- to return to the...

Beautiful Fantastic Rhys Ifans

Rhys Ifans has signed up for 'This Beautiful Fantastic'. The 'Mr. Nice' actor will star alongside Keira Knightley's boyfriend Rupert Friend and British star Bill Nighy on the project.Initially the film had Carey Mulligan attached...

Tennant's Credits Request

British actor DAVID TENNANT shocked BBC bosses when he asked them to change his credits on their TV show DOCTOR WHO. Tennant, who took over as the timelord from CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTONE last year (05), was...

Tennant Fears Dr Who

New DR WHO DAVID TENNANT is terrified he'll flop as the iconic sci-fi time lord. The Scottish actor replaces CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTONE when the next series begins this month (DEC05) - and he feels the...

Bettany Cracks The Code

British actor PAUL BETTANY has completed THE DA VINCI CODE - he'll play menacing monk SILAS in the RON HOWARD movie adaptation of DAN BROWN's best-selling novel. Fellow Brit CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTONE was initially considered...

Ecclestone Bids To Save Soccer Club

DR WHO star CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTONE has donated $19,000 (GBP10,000) to a campaign to save his favourite soccer club being bought by an American tycoon. MALCOLM GLAZER, who owns American football team the TAMPA BAY...

New Doctor Who A Success

The new version of cult sci-fi TV show DOCTOR WHO has become an instant hit in Britain - the first episode attracted a staggering 10.5 million viewers on Saturday night (26MAR05). The programme returned...

Dr Who Staff Inundated With Death Threats

The new TV series of sci-fi classic DOCTOR WHO has enraged fans, who are reportedly plaguing the production staff with violent death threats. BBC bosses decided to revamp the cult show by casting SHALLOW...

Ecclestone: 'My Weird Looks Win Me Roles'

New DR WHO star CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTONE is only a successful actor because he looks unusual. The British actor has landed roles in Hollywood blockbusters GONE IN 60 SECONDS, ELIZABETH and THE OTHERS - and...

Jk Rowling Turns Down Dr Who

HARRY POTTER author JK ROWLING has rejected the chance to write an episode of the new DR WHO sci-fi TV series - because she's too busy penning the boy wizard's next adventure. Bosses at...

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