• Absolutely Fabulous news! It’s now Dame June Whitfield!

    Absolutely Fabulous news! It’s now Dame June Whitfield!

    While the news that June Whitfield had officially become a Dame Commander of the British Empire in the Queen’s Birthday Honors List at Buckingham Palace must have driven Pats and Eddy to drink even earlier in the day, there couldn’t be a more deserving individual to receive such an honor. Best known for her role […]

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  • Doctors 1 & 12 get in the holiday spirit for Children in Need

    Doctors 1 & 12 get in the holiday spirit for Children in Need

    If you can get to the UK for only one day, Friday, 17 November may be the day to head out. This year’s Children in Need broadcast will feature an exclusive look at the Doctor Who Christmas special, the episode that features Peter Capaldi’s last appearance before he regenerates into the series’ first female Timelord Jodie […]

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  • A deep dive analysis of Jodie Whitaker’s new Time Lord outfit

    A deep dive analysis of Jodie Whitaker’s new Time Lord outfit

    Ever since the 2005 revival of Doctor Who when Christopher Eccleston took the keys to the TARDIS as the 9th incarnation of The Doctor, I have followed with great interest how time pretty much stops like in The Day The Earth Stood Still when a new Doctor or companion is announced. I’m sure it was similar with Doctors […]

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  • Remembering a feisty Aunt Agatha Poldark

    Remembering a feisty Aunt Agatha Poldark

    **SPOILERS: If you haven’t seen yet, this contains plot details from Poldark series 3 episode 6, which aired Sunday, November 5 on PBS** While you might immediately recognize Caroline Blakiston as Lionel Hardcastle’s ex-wife in an episode of the British comedy, As Time Goes By, the London-born actress has carved out a pretty successful run as […]

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  • Jodie Whitaker’s TARDIS is about to get crowded with companions

    Jodie Whitaker’s TARDIS is about to get crowded with companions

    Bradley Walsh, Tosin Cole and Mandip Gill will join the 13th Doctor, Jodie Whitaker when the series returns in 2018. In typical Doctor Who fashion, little to nothing is known about the three new ‘companions’. Walsh will be playing a character named Graham while Cole will be playing a character named Ryan and Gill will play a character called […]

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  • Lethal Bizzle teaches Dame Judi Dench how to rap…no, really!

    Lethal Bizzle teaches Dame Judi Dench how to rap…no, really!

    As if we didn’t know this already, I am now thoroughly convinced that there is nothing Dame Judi Dench cannot do or won’t try. The 82-year-old actress whose unforgettable performances on screen, stage and television over the decades have made her a national treasure can now add rapping to her CV after a brief rapping tutorial from […]

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  • Milly Dowler drama up next for Doc Martin’s Martin Clunes

    Milly Dowler drama up next for Doc Martin’s Martin Clunes

    What does Martin Clunes do during his year off from filming Doc Martin? Work non-stop, of course. According to Radio Times, Clunes has signed on to play police officer Colin Sutton, the detective who caught the killer of Milly Dowler, the schoolgirl who was abducted and murdered in 2002. The 13-year-old English schoolgirl was reported missing by her […]

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  • Benedict Cumberbatch’s “The Current War” is….electric!

    Benedict Cumberbatch’s “The Current War” is….electric!

    For those needing a brief Benedict Cumberbatch fix, the first trailer has been released for The Current War. The 19th century historical drama features Cumberbatch as Thomas Edison with Michael Shannon as inventor/industrialist George Westinghouse who find themselves locked in battle over a brand new discovery, with each wanting to take control of how it shapes the future. […]

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  • A dried-out Holly returns to ‘Red Dwarf’ for series XII in October

    A dried-out Holly returns to ‘Red Dwarf’ for series XII in October

    ‘Yes, it’s true,” said writer and director Doug Naylor who recently confirmed that after 18 years, Holly, the ship’s somewhat inept tenth generation AI hologrammatic onboard computer, will return in series XII. “Holly, played by Norman Lovett, guest stars in one of the new shows in Red Dwarf XII. But which show remains a secret!’, said Naylor. […]

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