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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...

Piper Asks Fans To Miss Her New Movie

BILLIE PIPER is begging young DOCTOR WHO fans not to watch her play a prostitute in new TV movie SECRET LIFE OF A CALL GIRL. The British actress plays a call girl in the movie,...

Piper Desperate To Have Kids

Former DOCTOR WHO actress BILLIE PIPER is desperate to have children. The 25-year-old British star, who is engaged to fellow actor Laurence Fox, insists she's keen to give birth - despite vowing to refrain from...

Doctor Who Delayed Until 2009

Producers have been forced to delay the next series of DOCTOR WHO until 2009, to allow its star to concentrate on other projects. Leading man David Tennant has signed up to appear on stage as...

Horror Film Advert Complaint Upheld

The UK advertising watchdog has ruled that an advert for horror film Paradise Lost should not have been shown before the 21:00 watershed.A statement from the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) said the advert, shown earlier...

By on 05 September 2007

Doctor Who's Tennant To Take Hamlet Break

BBC1's Doctor Who is to take a year's hiatus to allow its star David Tennant to play Hamlet on stage, it has been confirmed.Tennant, 36, is set to tread the boards at Stratford-upon-Avon next year,...

By on 03 September 2007

Tennant To Ditch Doctor For Hamlet?

DOCTOR WHO star DAVID TENNANT could be readying to quit the hit show after sources claimed he will play Hamlet on stage in Stratford-upon-Avon.The stage role will run from July to November next year, which...

By on 03 September 2007

Bowie Set For Doctor Who

Rock legend DAVID BOWIE is set to star in the next series of British TV series DOCTOR WHO, playing an alien. Producers of the BBC show have targeted the Ziggy Stardust singer because of his...

Cattrall Wants Tate Role

Former SEX AND THE CITY star KIM CATTRALL is desperate for DOCTOR WHO actress CATHERINE TATE to give her a role on her British comedy show. Tate, who recently joined the sci-fi show as the...

New Doctor Who Unveiled

The next actor to play DOCTOR WHO on the hit British sci-fi show has been found - TV star HARRY LLOYD. The show's boss Russell T Davies was impressed with Lloyd when the actor appeared...

Guests Confirmed For Doctor Who

Guest stars for the new series of Doctor Who have now been confirmed, with some familiar faces joining Kylie Minogue for adventures in the Tardis.Jekyll star Fenella Woolgar will star as Agatha Christie in a...

By on 10 August 2007

Kingsley To Battle Doctor Who?

SIR BEN KINGSLEY is in final negotiations to play a DOCTOR WHO villain in the fourth series of the British sci-fi show, according to reports. The Gandhi star will fit his TV role as half-man,...

Nesbitt Tipped As Next Doctor

Actor James Nesbitt is rumoured to be the hot favourite for the role of Doctor Who when current star David Tennant steps down.According to the Sun, Tennant is expected to quit at the end of...

By on 02 August 2007

Prince Charles Passes On Doctor Who Cameo

British royal PRINCE CHARLES has ruled out a return to the U.K's TV screens - after turning down a role in sci-fi series DOCTOR WHO. Charles made a special guest appearance in an episode of...

Dr Who Mourns Mum

DOCTOR WHO actor DAVID TENNANT is in mourning after the death of his beloved mother Helen MACDonald. MACDonald died last Sunday (15Jul07) after years of battling cancer. She was 67. Production on the BBC sci-fi...

Killed Off? Am I Bovvered?

Catherine Tate will kill off the comic character Lauren in her hit BBC sketch show at the end of this year.According to media reports, Lauren meets a sticky end in a Christmas special and there...

By on 18 July 2007

Buffy Star To Join Torchwood

Buffy the Vampire Slayer star James Marsters is to make a guest appearance in the new series of Torchwood, the BBC has announced.The American actor, who played Sid Vicious-styled vampire Spike in the long-running supernatural...

By on 16 July 2007

Minogue Sexes Up Dr. Who As A Maid

KYLIE MINOGUE will send the temperatures of her male fans soaring when she dons a sexy maid's costume for her upcoming appearance in British sci-fi show DOCTOR WHO. In the first pictures released from the...

Kylie To Act In Titanic-style Dr Who

KYLIE MINOGUE is to copy KATE WINSLET in her latest outing - as a character in a TITANIC-themed episode of DOCTOR WHO.The Aussie pop princess will act as a guest sidekick to DAVID TENNANT's Doctor,...

By on 11 July 2007

Tennant To Play Hamlet?

DOCTOR WHO star DAVID TENNANT is locked in talks with Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) bosses about playing Hamlet, according to reports. The actor - who has spoken in the past of his desire to play...

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