Articles Tagged 'Torchwood'


‘Torchwood’ To Return in Comic Book Form

Having started out life on our screens, Torchwood was adapted into audio plays for our speakers—and soon we’ll be able to hold it in our grubby little hands. According to io9, Titan Comics announced yesterday (April 13) that Captain Jack and his team would soon be starting out on new adventures in a series of comics. […]

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10 Times John Barrowman Won the Internet

Pinning John Barrowman down (not like that) to just 10 memorable encounters (or that) is no mean feat. He’s got so many strings to his bow (so to speak) that just sifting through his archive of saucy experiences is practically a full-time job. Here are, then, 10 things John Barrowman has done that only he […]


The Cast of ‘Torchwood’: Where Are They Now?

Writer Russell T. Davies‘ Doctor Who spinoff Torchwood kicked off in 2006 and ran for four seasons, ending in 2011. The series is set in Cardiff, Wales, revolving around a group of alien hunters who work out of the Torchwood Institute. Let’s check in on the cast and see what they’re up to: 1. John Barrowman (Captain Jack Harkness) […]

10 Years After the Rebirth of ‘Doctor Who’

To begin at the beginning. Exactly 10 years ago today (March 26), TV trails like this one were being played out across the BBC in anticipation of the re-launch of a beloved British television institution: There were subtle echoes of the past in the very first shot, that long corridor that looked like the spiraling […]

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Brit Binge Watching: 6 LGBTQ Pieces You Can Stream Online

Pride, based on a true story, tells the little-known tale of the unlikely alliance between gay and lesbian activists and miners in the U.K. during the strike of the National Union of Mineworkers in the summer of 1984. The film, hitting U.S. theaters today (September 26), boasts a stellar ensemble cast, including Bill Nighy, Imelda Staunton, Dominic […]

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‘Torchwood’s Eve Myles Joins The Cast Of ‘Broadchurch’ Season Two

While all eyes have understandably been on David Tennant in Gracepoint, plans for the second season of the original Broadchurch are already well under way, and ITV have just released some details of the cast. As you’d expect, given the show’s close ties with the production of Doctor Who—David Tennant, Arthur Darvill, David Bradley and […]

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‘Torchwood’ Original Cast: Where Are They Now?

Captain Jack (John Barrowman) and Gwen Cooper (Eve Myles) kicked an inordinate amount of alien butt on the original Torchwood, and they emerged from retirement to battle an unknown in the series return Torchwood: Miracle Day, which makes its BBC AMERICA premiere this Saturday (September 14). But you can’t talk Torchwood without paying homage to […]

Mr and Mr John Barrowman and Scott Gill

WATCH: Look ‘Who’ Just Got Married!

So, here’s a happy thing that has just happened. John Barrowman and Scott Gill — his civil partner since 2006 — have decided to go the whole hog, jump the broomstick, tie the knot and generally get spliced, in accordance with the U.S. Supreme Court. The pair put the following clip up on (the very […]


What Are Brits Watching?: ‘Frankie’

Gwen Cooper hangs up her leather jacket for scrubs in BBC1’s Frankie. What’s on: Frankie What is it: Six, 60-minute episodes, follow Frankie Maddox (Eve Myles) who works as a district nurse set in Bristol, England. Frankie goes above and beyond caring for her patients making in-home visits but completely ignores her personal life. While […]

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