Author Archives: Fraser McAlpine

Posts by Fraser McAlpine

WATCH: Warwick Davis’ ‘Star Wars’ Announcement

Movie stars of all stripes, THIS is how you let people know that you’ll be appearing in a new film, and that you’re excited about it. Forget the enthusiastic press-release, shun the leaked information to a gossipy website or ...

10 British Actors Trying Their Hands at Pop Music

While there is some crossover between the disciplines of music and theatre—actors becoming singers, singers becoming actors—it’s fair to say that each makes very singular demands on the charisma of the performers.

Macman: Christian Bale to Play Steve Jobs

Benedict Cumberbatch might be taking all the attention right now for his portrayal of the mathematical genius Alan Turing in The Imitation Game, but it looks as if another British actor is eyeing up a technical biopic of a more modern ...

WATCH: Tiny TARDIS, Full-Sized Doctor in ‘Flatline’ Teaser

Doctor Who fans, this might be the moment to get your non-Whovian friends into the room and show them exactly what their favorite TV dramas are lacking.

Benedict: ‘Sherlock Has No Time For Your Fawning’

There’s an interview with Benedict Cumberbatch over on the Out website that is a must-read for fans, although it does show him in quite an impatient light.

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Physical Graffiti

Having seen off the Foretold with a salute, this week our time-traveling twosome have to do battle not just with creatures from a thinner dimension, but living street art.

The Story of Paddington Bear and Jeremy Clarkson

Let’s get one thing clear before we start, the U.K. may be a small country by U.

Can Emma Thompson Save ‘Bridget Jones 3′?

To judge by the rumors alone, it seems that the third Bridget Jones movie may as well release its own production diary about the hilarious trials and tribulations of attempting to make a film, rather than y’know, making the movie ...

‘Doctor Who’ Recap: ‘Mummy on the Orient Express’

In a dining car on a train in space, the lights flicker, and an old lady spots a man dressed as a mummy.

5 British Actresses Who Were Child Stars

Today is the International Day of the Girl Child, a United Nations initiative to highlight some of the challenges that face young girls in particular, all over the world. These include gender inequality, access to education, legal ...