Life On Mars

Doctor Who Wins Writing Awards

While the WGA is striking, the Brits are handing out gongs: Doctor Who has won the Writers Guild of Great Britain award for Series Three over competitors Life On Mars and New Tricks. At the ceremony yesterday, Gareth Roberts and ...

Life On Mars Creators Developing New Show. Also: Pics From Simm and Glenister’s New Movie

Life On Mars creators Ashley Pharoah and Matthew Graham are developing a “sexy, accessible, and exciting” drama about archaeologists titled Bone Kickers.

John Simm and Philip Glenister Turn Down American Life On Mars

John Simm and Philip Glenister have turned down parts on David E. Kelley‘s American remake of Life On Mars. “They wanted us to have US accents,” Simm tells The Sun.

Meet Your Next Sam Tyler: Keeley Hawes Joins Life On Mars Sequel

The rumors have been floating around the Internet for some time now, but today it’s been confirmed: Keeley Hawes, star of MI-5 and The Best Man, will play Gene Hunt’s partner in Ashes To Ashes, the 1980s-set sequel to Life ...

The Makers of MI-5 and Life On Mars Head To Outer Space

Kudos Productions – the peoplebehind Life On Mars,Hustle (see above), and MI-5 – is possibly the mostconsistent producer of quality TV drama on the planetright now. That’s why I’m beside myself with glee atthe ...

Life On Mars’ Loss Scandalizes the BAFTAs. Plus: Ricky Gervais, John Simm’s New TV Role

One can’t be too unhappy when a show as great as The Street wins Best Drama, but Life on Mars fans are incensed that their show had to settle for the Pioneer Audience Award at Sunday’s BAFTA TV awards. Last night’s ...

A Life On Mars Reunion…Sort Of.

Life On Mars stars John Simm and Philip Glenister will re-team for the bank-robber caper, Tuesday.

“Life On Mars” Star John Simm Is Angry

Actor John Simm has expressed anger with the BBC about their handling of Life On Mars' second season and finale, according to an interview with The Daily Telegraph. After the network cut the show's budget for Season Two, Simm ...

“Footballers Wive$” Star Zoe Lucker Returns To TV. Also: “Life On Mars”

Footballers Wive$ vixen Zoe Lucker will shed her Tanya Turner talons for HolbyBlue, an innovative police drama from the makers of Life On Mars, MI-5, and Hustle. Lucker will play “a police wife and civilian worker” on what ...

Does “Life On Mars” Encourage Homophobia? Also: Women Love Gene Hunt.

Philip Glenister's DCI Gene Hunt character on Life On Mars is a gruff, bigoted man's man who shoots first and asks questions later. He may not have been out of place in 1970s, but some media watchdogs suggest he may not be ...