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Danny Dyer To Return In Human Traffic Sequel

A 'Human Traffic' sequel has been confirmed and it will star Danny Dyer and is a ''reaction to Brexit''.Director Justin Kerrigan has announced that he is working on a follow-up to the original film, released...

John Simm Among New Names For A Long Night

John Simm, Richard McCabe and Marquis Rodriguez will star in the 'Game of Thrones' prequel.HBO have confirmed five more series regulars for the upcoming spin-off 'A Long Night', including John Heffernan and Dixie Egerickx, Deadline...

Philip Glenister Says He's Up For Making 'Life On Mars' Movie

Philip Glenister has said he'd be willing to don his old camel coat again to play DCI Gene Hunt in a movie version of ‘Life on Mars’. The popular series, which ran on the BBC...

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

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...

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

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...

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

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...

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

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...

John Simm Played Sell-out Gig After U2 Blunder

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...

Noel Gallagher's Wonder-wedding

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...

New Doctor Who To Be Announced Today

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...

By on 03 January 2009

Ashes To Ashes Loses 1.6 Million Viewers For Final Episode

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...

By on 28 March 2008

Affleck In On State Of Play

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...

By on 19 December 2007

Crowe Replaces Pitt

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...

By on 04 December 2007

Simm Snubs Life On Mars Role

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...

Simm Blasts Pitt Remake

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...

Simms Always Recognised By Clubbers

Actor JOHN SIMMS is so sick of being hassled by intoxicated revellers following his starring role as a drug-taking nightclub regular in HUMAN TRAFFIC, he no longer takes to the dance floor. The British...

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