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Roger Daltrey wants Doctor Who role

Roger Daltrey wants Doctor Who role

Roger Daltrey wants to star in ‘Doctor Who’. The Who musician, 74, has admitted he would love to join new Time Lord Jodie Whittaker in the TARDIS for an adventure through space and time, and revealed he was close to making a guest appearance in the mid-1980s. Speaking to the Daily Mail newspaper, he said: "I was almost in it in the Eighties. It was around the period that Bonnie La... »

Bonnie Langford joins 42nd Street theatre production

Bonnie Langford joins 42nd Street theatre production

Bonnie Langford has joined theatre production ’42nd Street’ after announcing she is departing ‘EastEnders’. The former ‘Cats’ star is swapping the East End for the West End after landing the role of Dorothy Brock in the musical, which will take place at the Theatre Royal, Drury Lane, from September 3. Bonnie – who previously played Peggy Sawyer in the prod... »

Sonia wants Coronation Street role

Sonia wants Coronation Street role

Sonia wants a role on ‘Coronation Street’. The 1980s pop icon previously studied acting and she’d love to land a "nasty" part on her favourite soap. She said: "I’d love a part in ‘Corrie’. I studied acting and I’d love to really get my teeth into something like playing a nasty person or a character that people really don’t see me as be... »

Sylvester McCoy joins Holby City

Sylvester McCoy joins Holby City

Sylvester McCoy is set to star opposite his ‘Doctor Who’ successor Paul McGann in ‘Holby City’. The 74-year-old actor played the seventh incarnation of the Time Lord in the hugely popular sci-fi series, and he will share the screen with the man who followed him in the role. McCoy will appear as a patient in the hospital drama – which already stars McGann, 58, as neuro... »

Colin Baker backing Idris Elba for Doctor Who

Colin Baker backing Idris Elba for Doctor Who

Colin Baker is backing Idris Elba to be the next Time Lord. The former ‘Doctor Who’ star – who portrayed the sixth incarnation of the popular sci-fi character – thinks it is only a matter of time before the BBC opt for a black Doctor after they appointed Jodie Whittaker as the first female in the role, and he is hoping the ‘Luther’ actor gets the nod. He is quot... »

Colin Baker delighted Jodie Whittaker is the new Doctor Who

Colin Baker delighted Jodie Whittaker is the new Doctor Who

Former ‘Doctor Who’ star Colin Baker has praised new showrunner Chris Chibnall on his "courage" in casting Jodie Whittaker as the first female Doctor. Fans were stunned when ‘Broadchurch’ actress Jodie was unveiled as the Thirteenth Doctor who will take control of the TARDIS after Twelfth Doctor Peter Capaldi bows out in this year’s Christmas special. Althou... »