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WATCH: Animated Trailer For Classic ‘Doctor Who’ On UK’s Horror Channel

It’s not often we dig up a trailer for something that isn’t going to appear on American screens and doesn’t even feature any footage from the movie or TV show it is attempting to trail, but this is rather good.

Cumberbatch: 'I'm Never Gonna Play the Doctor'

Over the weekend, without warning or consent, huge empires of fan-worship were bashed together, imploded and reformed around comments made by Benedict Cumberbatch from just one Q&A session at Oz Comic-Con, at the Adelaide Showgrounds in ...

Which Poem Makes Tom Hiddleston Cry? This One…

We all know that underneath the snarky, giggly sharpness of Loki lies the refined, intelligent and sensitive actorly brain of Tom Hiddleston. And so it should come as no surprise that he can be moved to tears by the written word.

'Merlin's Colin Morgan Joins Netflix's 'The Fall'

Colin Morgan—star of Merlin, for those of you with short memories—has signed up to appear in three episodes of the second season of the BBC crime drama The Fall.

RIP Sue Townsend, Creator of Adrian Mole

True Anglophiles will either already have an idea who Adrian Mole is, or will have an enormous treat ahead of them when they find out. Whereas anyone who lived in Britain during the ’80s and ’90s will already know, and will ...

'Four Weddings and a Funeral': Where Are They Now?

Tomorrow, if you can believe it, it has been 20 years since Hugh Grant first stammered into our lives, with the U.S. release of Four Weddings and a Funeral.

Andrew Garfield Has Had A Very Good Day

Yesterday, Andrew Garfield arrived in London to promote his new movie The Amazing Spider-Man 2. As you’d expect, there were a ton of interviews to conduct, flesh to press, autographs to hand out, but he also managed to find time ...

Tom Hiddleston: “It’s An Ambition Of Mine To Wear Jeans.”

There’s a sweet little interview with Tom Hiddleston in the Village Voice this week, in which the intriguing possibility is raised that he will one day take part in a conventional romantic comedy, set in the present day, and he ...

Benedict Cumberbatch’s In-Flight Magazine Gold Rush

So here’s a question I bet you never thought you’d find yourself being asked: how much would you pay for a photo of Benedict Cumberbatch standing on a frozen lake in Finland?

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: TARDISes Everywhere!

The best thing about a TARDIS being an interdimensional space and time machine is you never know quite when one is going to pop up. This is great if you’re writing a TV show about a travelling Time Lord, but increasingly ...