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Billie Piper's Phone-hacking Play Wins Critics' Approval

1st July 2014

Singer-turned-actress Billie Piper won over theatre reviewers with her turn in topical new play Great Britain on Monday (30Jun14), with critics describing the phone hacking satire as "blessedly funny" and "bluntly entertaining".The comedy drama, by...

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Billie Piper Stars As News Editor In Phone-hacking Play

25th June 2014

British actress Billie Piper will star in a new London play inspired by the U.K. phone-hacking scandal.The satirical drama, titled Great Britain, focuses on the country's press and politics, drawing inspiration from high-profile stories such...

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Penny Dreadful Coming Back For More: Sky Atlantic Horror Gets Second Season

By Jack de Aguilar | 7th June 2014

Sky Atlantic’s hugely popular horror drama, ‘Penny Dreadful’, is coming back for a second season. From highly acclaimed writer John Logan and Oscar-winning director Sam Mendes, the show will come back with 10 new episodes...

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Billie Piper: 'I'll Never Revisit My Pop Career'

3rd June 2014

British actress Billie Piper has vowed never to return to her pop roots after experiencing a "frightening flashback" to her days as a child star.The Secret Diary of a Call Girl actress launched her showbiz...

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Billie Piper Not Keen On Sexy Scenes

14th May 2014

British actress Billie Piper dislikes shooting sex scenes, despite her racy role as a prostitute in Secret Diary Of A Call Girl.The Doctor Who star played high-class hooker Belle de Jour in the hit U.K....

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Billie Piper Vows To Avoid Career Breaks

13th May 2014

British actress/singer Billie Piper knew pop star Lily Allen would end her self-imposed career hiatus as it is impossible to swap creativity for life as a stay-at-home mum.The Secret Diary of a Call Girl star...

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Showtime's "Penny Dreadful" Isn't That Dreadful At All

By Victoria Pavlova | 12th May 2014

Whenever a show or movie tries to make a show out of a mix of gothic literary characters, it usually ends up, rather aptly, a Frankenstein monster of a story – hammy at best, clumsy...

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Doctor Who: 'The Day Of The Doctor' Air Date, New Pictures & Trailer News [Pictures]

By Lauren James | 7th November 2013

The countdown to the 23rd November has officially begun as the air date for the Doctor Who 50th anniversary special, 'The Day of The Doctor,' has been announced. It has also been announced that the...

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Billie Piper And Laurence Fox Fuming Over Stolen Pushchair

10th September 2013

British actors Billie Piper and Laurence Fox were left fuming over the weekend (07-08Sep13) after their youngest son's pushchair was stolen.The couple is parents to two young boys, Winston, four, and Eugene, 17 months, and...

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Peter Capaldi Is New Doctor Who

4th August 2013

Peter Capaldi is the new Doctor Who. The 55-year-old actor was announced as Matt Smith's replacement during a BBC One special 'Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor' on Sunday (04.08.13). The TV show - hosted...

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The New Dr Who Will Be Revealed This Sunday, But Who Will It Be?

By Joe Wilde | 3rd August 2013

With Matt Smith's time as the Universe's most famous time altering, Tardis-flying hero, Doctor Who, coming to an end, we've all been scratching our heads over the prospect of his potential successor. Could it be...

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12th 'Doctor Who' Actor To Be Revealed On Live Sunday Special

By Elinor Cosgrave | 2nd August 2013

The next Doctor Who will be announced on a special half hour episode on Sunday 4th August. Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor, presented by Zoe Ball and broadcast on BBC1, will reveal who will...

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The Daleks Are Back - Matt Smith Faces Penultimate Battle Against Old Foe

By Jack de Aguilar | 22nd July 2013

Doctor Who’s perennial nemesis, The Daleks, are set to haunt him once more in the 50th anniversary show, which will air on November 23rd. It will be Matt Smith’s penultimate appearance as the Dr, as...

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Matt Smith's Last Comic-con As Doctor Who

By Elinor Cosgrave | 22nd July 2013

Doctor Who fans bade Matt Smith farewell at the San Diego Comic-Con this weekend. This reincarnation of The Doctor announced in June he would be leaving the show. He will continue in the role until...

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Kimberley Walsh Wants To Forget Pop Past

17th June 2013

Kimberley Walsh wants to be known as an actress.The former Girls Aloud singer is hoping to follow in the footsteps of singer-turned actress Billie Piper by launching an acting career now that the 'Something New'...

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The Hunt Is On For A New Doctor Who, But Which Cultural Barrier Should The Next Time Lord Break?

By Joe Wilde | 4th June 2013

Matt Smith announced last week that he is to step down from the role that made him a household name, leaving the door open for the 12th Doctor in the show's 50 year run to...

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Who Will Be Next Doctor Who? Place Your Bets Now!

By Lauren James | 4th June 2013

Matt Smith hasn't even given up his role as the Doctor in the BBC's Doctor Who yet but speculation is already rife over who will take over command of the TARDIS as the eleventh incarnation...

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Regenerate! Doctor Who Replacing Matt Smith At The End Of The Current Season

By Victoria Pavlova | 2nd June 2013

Fans of Doctor Who better say their goodbyes to the show’s star Matt Smith, who will be leaving his role at the end of the season. Smith’s Doctor will regenerate during the 2013 Christmas special...

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Helen Mirren Wins First Olivier Award

29th April 2013

Dame Helen Mirren has won her first ever Olivier Award.The 67-year-old actress picked up the prestigious Best actress award for her role as Queen Elizabeth the II in Stephen Daldry's 'The Audience' at the ceremony...

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How Will Doctor Who Writers Explain Matt Smith And David Tennant On Screen Together?

By Hayley Avron | 18th April 2013

Filming for the 50th anniversary edition of Doctor Who is underway and the Daily Mail have published photos from the set. For the first time, both Matt Smith and David Tennant will appear on...

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Fascinating Fact: 3584127

2nd April 2013

Welsh actress Joanna Page has signed up to star alongside David Tennant and Billie Piper in a special 3D episode of hit U.K. Tv series Doctor Who, to celebrate the cult show's 50th anniversary...

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David Tennant And Billie Piper Confirmed For Doctor Who Return

31st March 2013

David Tennant and Billie Piper will be reprising their roles in hit U.K. Tv series Doctor Who to mark the show's 50th anniversary.The Scottish actor starred as the 10th Doctor with Piper as his sidekick...

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David Tennant Doctor Who Anniversary

By Victoria Pavlova | 30th March 2013

Get your sonic screwdrivers and Converse ready and prepare to run, because the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who will be a big one, featuring none other than David Tennant and Billie Piper.BBC themselves have announced...

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Dame Helen Mirren Nominated For Olivier Award

26th March 2013

Dame Helen Mirren has been nominated for a prestigious Olivier Award.The 67-year-old actress is in the running for Best Actress at next month's annual British theatre awards for her role as the queen in the...

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Going Back In Time! The 'Doctor Who' Characters We'd Love To Make 50th Anniversary Comebacks

By Holly Williams | 13th February 2013

The upcoming 50th anniversary of legendary British sci-fi series 'Doctor Who' has sent a flurry of fervent excitement through fans everywhere who are now spending every waking hour wondering what producers could possibly have dreamt...

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Billie Piper's Nerves Over Intimate Theatre Role

3rd January 2013

Actress Billie Piper is wracked with nerves when she performs passionate love scenes in a new play, as the audience is so close she can touch them from the stage.The Secret Diary of a Call...

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Billie Piper Denies Doctor Who Comeback Rumour

3rd January 2013

British actress Billie Piper has denied rumours she is set for a shock return to cult sci-fi Tv show Doctor Who.The Secret Diary of a Call Girl star played the Time Lord's sidekick Rose Tyler...

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Lucy Prebble Wrote 'The Effect' For Billie Piper And Her "Big Heart"

By Hayley Avron | 14th November 2012

Lucy Prebble, the playwright behind The Effect, which premiered in London last night, has revealed that she wrote the play for her good friend Billie Piper and her “huge heart.” The play is inspired by...

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Billie Piper Gives Animals To Farm

30th October 2012

Married actors Billie Piper and Laurence Fox donated their menagerie of animals to a local farm after struggling to care for them.The Secret Diary of a Call Girl star and her husband bought a country...

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Billie Piper And Laurence Fox Moving To Los Angeles

21st September 2012

British star Billie Piper and her actor husband Laurence Fox are planning to quit their native U.K. next year (13) and move their family to Los Angeles.The former pop star, who gave birth to the...

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