Monthly Archives: March 2013

WATCH: ‘Life’s Too Short’ Ends With An Easter Special

The story so far: fresh from the barnstorming success of their previous mockumentaries The Office and Extras, Ricky Gervais and Stephen Merchant wrote a sitcom based around Warwick Davis. It features celebrity cameos, just like Extras, …

What Are Brits Watching?: ‘Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway’

Ant and Dec host a variety show on craic.

What’s on: Ant and Dec’s Saturday Night Takeaway What is it: Ant and Dec are a dynamic comedy duo who hosted nine seasons of a variety show before taking a break to launch family game shows called Ant & Dec’s Push the …

#newtoWHO: Author Joe Nazzaro on His First ‘Doctor Who’ Experience

Joe Nazzaro says he owes his career to Doctor Who. A professional journalist for more than two decades, Nazzaro began doing interviews for his local Who fan club before making his first sale to Doctor Who Magazine in the late …

Glastonbury Announces Line-Up with Major Headliners

Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger hinted back in January that he may be heading to Glastonbury music festival but wouldn’t commit to it 100 percent as he didn’t want to disappoint. Well, no disappointment here.

WATCH: ‘The Host’ Trailer Starring Saoirse Ronan and Max Irons

Irish actress Saoirse Ronan (Atonement, Hannah) and Londoner Max Irons (Dorian Gray) star in Stephenie Meyer’s follow-up to her mega-hit series Twilight in the adaptation of her sci-fi bestseller The Host. Ronan plays Melanie whose …

‘Doctor Who’ Wins Special Peabody Award

The timing really couldn’t be better: ahead of the March 30 premiere of Season 7, Part 2, BBC AMERICA’s Doctor Who has been awarded one of the highest honors in television and other electronic media, the Peabody Award. The …

Jonathan Creek Has Solved The Mystery Of ‘Sherlock’s Death Plunge

See that headline? That headline is my favorite headline out of the many hundreds of headlines I’ve written over the years.

WATCH: The Doctor Finds His Coat

One of the great unsung joys of Doctor Who is the bit where he goes for a rummage in the TARDIS to find some new clothes, and you realise he’s spent quite a lot of the last 1,000-odd years picking up bits and bobs – everything …

Les Misérables Finally Gets An Honest Trailer

This is a delight. A simple retelling of the wonder of Les Misérables, only with the rose-tint filter taken off and a replaced with a slightly flintier one.

‘Doctor Who': Billie Piper Nominated for British Equivalent of a Tony Award

The competition is fierce for Britain’s top award in West End theater, the Olivier. The nominees for the U.K.