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Ifans Tipped For Doctor Who Role?

SIENNA MILLER's new boyfriend RHYS IFANS is tipped to replace actor DAVID TENNANT in hit British sci-fi series DOCTOR WHO. The Notting Hill star is considered "one of the front runners" to succeed the famous...

Saunders To Be The First Female Dr. Who

British comedienne JENNIFER SAUNDERS is set to become the first female DOCTOR WHO - for just one episode. The TV star, famed for her role in hit show Absolutely Fabulous, is in talks to become...

8m Watch Parky Goodbye

Michael Parkinson's final ITV1 chat show pulled in an audience of 8.3 million people on Sunday night.The veteran broadcaster concluded his chat show career with a superb lineup of guests including Sir Michael Caine, Dame...

By on 18 December 2007

Tennant 'Exiting Doctor Role'

David Tennant's spell as chief resident of the Tardis may be coming to an end, co-star Catherine Tate has suggested.The current companion to the sci-fi world's favourite timelord made the suggestion on Jonathan Ross' BBC...

By on 15 December 2007

Show Will Go On, Baby Promises

Emma Bunton has promised Spice Girls fans an ankle injury will not stop her from performing at the group's homecoming concert at London's O2 Arena.The 31-year-old fell on stage during the girl power group's Las...

By on 14 December 2007

Minogue In Awe Of Doctor Who Dalek

Pop star KYLIE MINOGUE was delighted to take part in a photoshoot for the official magazine of British sci-fi series DOCTOR WHO - because it was the first time she had seen a "legendary" Dalek...

Producer Lambert Honoured Posthumously

The first producer of British sci-fi show DOCTOR WHO has been honoured posthumously with a Lifetime Achievement gong at the Women in Film and Television (WFTV) Awards. Verity Lambert, who was the first female TV...

Piper To Return As Belle

Billie Piper has signed up to reprise her role as Belle de Jour in a second series of ITV2 show Secret Diary of a Call Girl.Just under two million viewers tuned into the programme, based...

By on 30 November 2007

Piper To Reprise Pullman Role

Billie Piper is to reprise her role as Sally Lockhart as the BBC confirms a second Philip Pullman adaptation as part of its Christmas TV schedule.The Secret Diary of a Call Girl star will appear...

By on 27 November 2007

Piper To Reprise Doctor Who Role

British actress BILLIE PIPER will be reunited with DAVID TENNANT when she reprises her role in cult TV show DOCTOR WHO. The 25-year-old quit the hit BBC show in 2006 after two years of playing...

Doctor Who Producer Dies

The first producer of British sci-fi show DOCTOR WHO has died. Verity Lambert, the BBC's first female TV producer, died on Thursday (22Nov07) aged 71 - the day before the 44th anniversary of the very...

Allen Eyes Doctor Who Role

Pop singer LILY ALLEN has been tipped to star in hit British TV show DOCTOR WHO. The Smile hitmaker, 22 - who will present her own BBC talk show early next year (08) - is...

Tennant To Quit Dr Who?

DAVID TENNANT will quit hit British TV show DOCTOR WHO in a bid to pursue a career in Hollywood. Tennant, 36, who made his first outing as the infamous Time Lord in December 2005, will...

Minogue Eyes Doctor Who Return

Australian pop star KYLIE MINOGUE is hoping to land a permanent part in hit British TV show DR WHO. The 39-year-old singer will appear as waitress Astrid Perth in the show's Christmas (07) special -...

Pegg Snubs Doctor Who Role

SIMON PEGG has ruled out an appearance in British TV show DOCTOR WHO - because he is such a big fan of the show. The Hot Fuzz star appeared in an episode of the sci-fi...

Agyeman Back For Doctor Who

Freema Agyeman is to return to play her character Martha Jones in the forthcoming series of Doctor Who.David Tennant's extremely successful stint as the Time Lord is now into its fourth series but he is...

By on 04 November 2007

Doctor Who Triumphs At National Tv Awards

British science-fiction series DOCTOR WHO has been hailed as the U.K.'s Best Drama at the National Television Awards on Wednesday night (31Oct07). The hit BBC show scooped the top prize at the London ceremony, beating...

Stewart To Guest Star In Doctor Who?

Actor PATRICK STEWART hopes pal DAVID TENNANT will help him land his dream role in hit British TV show DOCTOR WHO. The Star Trek star will be appearing alongside Tennant in a London production of...

Barrowman Hints At Gay Scene

Actor JOHN BARROWMAN has hinted at a gay romance for his character in DOCTOR WHO spin-off TORCHWOOD - and insists it will be explosive. The scene in question will involve former Buffy the Vampire Slayer...

Crook Desperate To Become Next Doctor Who

PIRATES OF THE CARIBBEAN star MACKENZIE CROOK is desperate to become the next DOCTOR WHO - and insists he'd be great in the show's title role. The actor wants to follow in the footsteps of...

Doctor Who Set For Award

British TV show DOCTOR WHO hopes to exterminate all competition after receiving a nomination for this year's (07) National TV Awards. The popular science fiction show is a nominee for Most Popular Drama at the...

Doctor Who Leads Tv Nominations

Doctor Who is leading the pack at this year's National TV Awards after picking up a hat-trick of nominations.The sci-fi series is nominated in the most popular drama category alongside fellow BBC show Life on...

By on 15 October 2007

Tennant + Piper Reunited For Doctor Who Feature

DAVID TENNANT and BILLIE PIPER will be reunited for a feature length version of DOCTOR WHO, according to British reports. Fans will be delighted to learn Piper, 25 - who played the timelords assistant for...

Doctor Who Writer To Pen Tintin Film

Stephen Moffat, one of the writers involved in the relaunch of Doctor Who, has been signed for the upcoming Tintin movie trilogy.According to the Hollywood Reporter, Moffat will script all three films in the collaboration...

By on 02 October 2007

Tate's Smelly Role

British comedy star CATHERINE TATE is disappointed with her new role in hit TV series DOCTOR WHO - because she has to wear smelly costumes. The actress - who appears in the popular sci-fi series...

Stewart Desperate To Star In Doctor Who

Science fiction actor PATRICK STEWART loves watching DOCTOR WHO - but is upset the bosses of the hit British TV show haven't asked him to guest star. The Star Trek legend, 67, is a huge...

Tennant Wants To Play Batman Baddie

DOCTOR WHO star DAVID TENNANT wants to play a "freakish" villain in his next TV role. The Scottish actor, 36, admits he loved watching the original Batman series - and would relish the opportunity...

Doctor Who Braced For Pompeii

Doctor Who's adventures in next year's new BBC1 series will include a trip to Pompeii prior to the eruption of Mount Vesuvius.The BBC says that in the episode, part of the fourth series of the...

By on 25 September 2007

Bbc Kids' Shows To Stay Put

The BBC has denied recent reports suggesting a move to BBC Two for children's TV.The Guardian had claimed that after-school programming would be moved from BBC One on weekday afternoons for the first time in...

By on 24 September 2007

Piper Slams Doctor Who Rumours

BILLIE PIPER has dismissed rumours she's planning to return to sci-fi series DOCTOR WHO - but confesses she may make a surprise return one day. The actress bowed out of the show after 27 episodes...

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