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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...

Philip Glenister Favorite To Replace Jeremy Clarkson On 'Top Gear'

Philip Glenister, the actor known for his role in Life on Mars, is the new favourite to replace Jeremy Clarkson on Top Gear. Glenister has been backed in from 10-1 to just 2-1 to join...

Doctor Who And Assistant Set For Tv Awards Clash

Doctor Who actor David Tennant and his co-star Catherine Tate will face off for a major accolade at the National Television awards (NTAs) later.The Time Lord and his sidekick are both nominated for the outstanding...

By on 29 October 2008

Doctor Who And Assistant Battle For National Tv Awards

The Time Lord and his sidekick are both in the running for major accolades at the National Television awards (NTAs), it has been announced.Doctor Who star David Tennant and his co-star Catherine Tate are both...

By on 13 October 2008

New Itv 4 Shows Featuring Vinnie Jones And Any Mcnab Announced

New shows featuring hard-men Andy McNab, Vinnie Jones and Philip Glenister have been announced by ITV 4.McNabb will front a new show, entitled McNab's Tour of Duty, in which the ex-SAS man will tell the...

By on 17 April 2008

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

Knightley Wins Variety Award

Atonement star Keira Knightley has been named film actress of the year at the Variety Club Showbiz Awards in London.The 22-year-old said she was "so honoured" to be praised by such an "extraordinary organisation", with...

By on 19 November 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...

Former Spooks Star Set For Life On Mars Sequel

Former Spooks star Keeley Hawes is set to feature in the BBC drama Ashes to Ashes, the sequel to the hit show Life on Mars. Hawes found fame as Zoe Reynolds in Spooks before departing...

By on 03 July 2007

Baftas Pit Gervais Against Merchant

Ricky Gervais is pitted against long-time writing partner Stephen Merchant in the best comedy performance category at tonight's Bafta television awards.The pair, who co-wrote cult comedy drama The Office, have both been nominated for their...

By on 20 May 2007

Life On Mars Up For 3 Baftas

LIFE ON MARS, the hit BBC1 cop show set in the 70s, has been nominated for no less than three Bafta awards.The cult show, which has only run for two series, is a time-travel drama...

By on 11 April 2007

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