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John Simm Shows His Class In Bloody, Breathless 'Prey'

By Michael West | 29th April 2014

John Simm is a very, very good actor. We know that. Though many would argue that he's struggled to find the right television material since Life on Mars. Now, with ITV's 'Prey', Simm may have...

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John Simm's On Set Injury Brought Tv Crime Drama To A Halt

28th April 2014

Production on John Simm's new Tv thriller Prey had to be put on hold after the British actor badly injured his leg during a gruelling scene.The Doctor Who star plays detective Marcus Farrow, who goes...

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Acclaimed British Film And Television Director Antonia Bird Dies At Age 54

By Victoria Pavlova | 27th October 2013

Antonia Bird, the director behind many high-profile film and television productions in the past decade, has died at the age of 54, according to a statement by her agent, made public by BBC News. 1994's...

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Ambitious New Bbc Series The Village Fails To Disappoint Following Debut Episode

By Joe Wilde | 1st April 2013

The Village, which aired on BBC 1 this Easter Weekend (March 30), has received an almost constant flow of praise since the first episode began to detail the trials and tribulations of a small Derbyshire...

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John Simm Played Sell-out Gig After U2 Blunder

16th October 2012

British actor John Simm once played a sell-out gig with his father's band after editors at a local newspaper mistakenly advertised the show as a U2 concert.The Doctor Who star played in a father/son Beatles...

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Noel Gallagher's Wonder-wedding

20th June 2011

Noel Gallagher continued partying until 7am after getting married.The 44-year-old rocker tied the knot with long-term girlfriend Sara MacDonald at the Lime Wood Hotel in the New Forest, south England, on Saturday (18.06.11) and the...

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New Doctor Who To Be Announced Today

3rd January 2009

The next inhabitant of the Tardis and David Tennant's replacement as Doctor Who will be announced this afternoon.Tennant, currently recovering from back surgery, confirmed in October he would step down from the popular BBC1 show...

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Ashes To Ashes Loses 1.6 Million Viewers For Final Episode

28th March 2008

BBC1's time-travelling cop drama Ashes to Ashes bowed out with 5.4 million viewers in last night's season one finale.When the show, starring Keeley Hawes and Philip Glenister, debuted in February more than seven million people...

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Affleck In On State Of Play

19th December 2007

Ben Affleck is believed to be the latest addition to the cast of political drama State of Play.Brad Pitt has already left the project - an adaptation of Paul Abbott's BBC drama - and due...

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Crowe Replaces Pitt

4th December 2007

Russell Crowe has stepped in to replace Brad Pitt in political thriller State of Play, after the Fight Club star withdrew from the project.The part was originated by British actor John Simm in the acclaimed...

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Simm Snubs Life On Mars Role

8th August 2007

British actors JOHN SIMM and PHILIP GLENISTER have turned down the chance to star in a U.S version of their hit TV show LIFE ON MARS. Ally MCBeal creator David E. Kelley is working on...

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Simm Blasts Pitt Remake

31st January 2007

British actor JOHN SIMM has hit out at movie bosses for casting BRAD PITT in the big screen remake of BBC political thriller STATE OF PLAY. Simm, who played investigative journalist CAL MCAFFREY in the...

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Fascinating Fact 2422

11th November 2006

British actor JOHN SIMM will play Dutch artist VINCENT VAN GOGH in a new UK TV drama depicting the lives and works of great painters.

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