Articles Tagged 'Verity Lambert'

Aslan and Edmund, ‘The Chronicles of Narnia’

Five Reasons ‘Doctor Who’ Owes C.S. Lewis A Debt Of Gratitude

Today marks 50 years since the death of C.S. Lewis, the academic and novelist who created the enduring Narnia series of children’s books. That he died on the day before the first transmission of the first episode of Doctor Who is merely a moment of historical happenstance, but there are points of commonalty between the […]

WATCH: Mark Gatiss Introduces ‘An Adventure In Space And Time’

Tomorrow night (November 22) at 9:00pm ET/PT, BBC AMERICA premiers Mark Gatiss’s dramatic retelling of the origins of Doctor Who. An Adventure In Space and Time, starring David Bradley as William Hartnell, Brian Cox as Sydney Newman and Jessica Raine as Verity Lambert. Anticipation is already at a preposterous level, especially as the British showing […]

An Adventure in Space and Time

WATCH: The ‘An Adventure In Space And Time’ Trailer

In all the fuss and glee over “The Night of the Doctor” yesterday, this little gem managed to sneak out relatively un-celebrated, and that will never do. It’s the BBC Two trailer for Mark Gatiss’s An Adventure In Space And Time, in which we finally get to see David Bradley as William Hartnell, and Jessica […]

William Hartnell and Carole Ann Ford as the Doctor and Susan

10 People Responsible For ‘Doctor Who’s Creation

For a TV show that has lasted for 50 years and has changed so much in that time, it’s remarkable to note just how many of the key elements of Doctor Who were in place from the very beginning. Once past the whooshy opening credits and startling theme tune, there’s a mercurial old man piloting […]

An Adventure in Space and Time

First Official Image Of ‘The First Doctor’ Is Released

So here it is, the first official pic of David Bradley as William Hartnell in full Doctor costume for the Mark Gatiss biodrama, An Adventure In Space And Time. And mighty fine he looks too. Speaking about David’s take on an iconic screen role, Mark said, in a press release: “David Bradley brings every ounce […]

CTM, Season Finale

What’s in Store for the Cast of ‘Call the Midwife’?

The cast members of Call the Midwife can do more than just deliver babies. The hit British series, which airs on BBC in the U.K. and concluded its second season last month on PBS in the U.S., features a large ensemble cast of 11 main players plus Vanessa Redgrave, who is heard only in voiceover. The period drama’s […]