Monthly Archives: July 2010

The Canadian Being Human Cast…What Do You Think?

Y’all know how I feel about North American versions of UK shows, but I wanted to take your pulse on the new remake of Being Human. The Canadian version of the series has been cast and is currently shooting in Montreal.

Being Human/Doctor Who Crossover Unlikely, Says Whithouse

A couple of BBCA Facebook fans submitted questions about a possible Being Human crossover with Doctor Who, given writer Toby Whithouse‘s relationship with both shows. Whithouse tells io9 it’s extremely unlikely: “The ...

Malaria, It Does a Body Good: Cheryl Cole Looks Stunning

Cheryl Cole has taken her first post-malaria photos. (Well, actually, a paparazzo snapped the pics while she was at a Starbucks, but she doesn’t seem too pissed about it.

Catherine Tate, Ruth Jones To Appear in New Comedy Lineup

Doesn’t anybody remember laughter? Well, UK network Sky is bringing back the funny with a new comedy lineup that will feature Catherine Tate (Doctor Who, The Catherine Tate Show), Gavin & Stacey‘s Ruth Jones, Dawn ...

Klaxons Sober Up for Sophomore Album

Klaxons were one of the most hyped bands to emerge from the UK in the past ten years. (That’s saying a lot for a decade that produced The Darkness.

BBC America Founder Paul Lee Is Now Prez at ABC

BBC AMERICA founder and former CEO Paul Lee has been named president of ABC Entertainment Group, taking over from the much-maligned Steve McPherson, who has apparently resigned to go stomp some grapes. Lee had been president of ABC ...

Sherlock’s Benedict Cumberbatch and Those Damn Doctor Rumors

There seems to be a lot of whispering going on about Sherlock star Benedict Cumberbatch taking a big role on Doctor Who. The Sun is reporting that Cumberbatch actually turned down the Eleventh Doctor, the role that went to Matt ...

So Long, San Diego Comic-Con!

I’ve finally lost my Comic-Con virginity, and while the first time wasn’t exactly gentle, it was a memorable and quite pleasurable experience. This convention is five full days of sensory overload – it’s like ...

Watch a Demo of Doctor Who: The Adventure Games

At Comic-Con, BBCAmerica.com chatted with BBC Worldwide’s Ben Milsom, who gave us a demo of the newly released Doctor Who video game, Doctor Who: The Adventure Games.

Being Human’s Lenora Crichlow Takes Control of Our Camera!

In the moments before the Being Human cast introduced the Comic-Con screening of the season premiere, Lenora Crichlow (Annie) took our Flip camera to make a brief home movie backstage! Take a look.