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Taylor Swift surprises Shaun Dooley on Children in Need: Got it Covered

Taylor Swift surprises Shaun Dooley on Children in Need: Got it Covered

Taylor Swift surprised Shaun Dooley by showing up to see him cover one of her songs on ‘Children in Need: Got it Covered’. The ‘Gentleman Jack’ star was left opened mouthed when the 29-year-old singer interrupted his version of her 2010 track ‘Never Grow Up’ to jokingly ask if he could "do it a bit more American". Taylor made a surprise appearance at A... »

Jodie Whittaker awarded honorary doctorate

Jodie Whittaker awarded honorary doctorate

Jodie Whittaker has been awarded an honorary doctorate. The ‘Doctor Who’ star has been recognised by Sheffield Hallam University alongside the cast and crew involved in the opening episode of series 11 – ‘The Woman Who Fell To Earth’ – which was filmed around the city and kick-started the actress’ first run as the iconic Time Lord, and showrunner Chris Chi... »

Paterson Joseph would love Doctor Who role

Paterson Joseph would love Doctor Who role

Paterson Joseph would love to play ‘Doctor Who’. The former ‘Peep Show’ star admitted while at one time he would have felt intimidated by taking on the iconic title role in the long running BBC sci-fi show – which is currently being portrayed by Jodie Whittaker – he’s now in a position where he doesn’t think it would eclipse his career. He told the D... »

David Tennant is up for Doctor Who return

David Tennant is up for Doctor Who return

David Tennant would love to make a ‘Doctor Who’ comeback. The 48-year-old actor played the Tenth Doctor between 2005 and 2010 and later reprised the role for the 50th anniversary special ‘The Day of the Doctor’ and he’d be up for a similar return alongside Peter Capaldi, Matt Smith, Christopher Eccleston and current Time Lord Jodie Whittaker. He told RadioTimes.com: &... »

Doctor Who to stream on HBO Max

Doctor Who to stream on HBO Max

‘Doctor Who’ is to stream exclusively in America on HBO Max when the new service launches next year. WarnerMedia Entertainment has announced that the company has reached an agreement with BBC Studios to make all 11 seasons of the sci-fi show since it was relaunched in 2005 available to subscribers. As well as ‘Doctor Who’, HBO Max will also stream Ricky Gervais’ comed... »

Children in Need’s all-star covers album featuring Olivia Colman and Jim Broadbent

Children in Need’s all-star covers album featuring Olivia Colman and Jim Broadbent

Olivia Colman and Jim Broadbent are among the stars who have volunteered for ‘Children in Need: Got It Covered’. The exciting new project will see the Academy Award-winning star teaming up with the ‘Game of Thrones’ actor and a host of other big names to put together an album of cover songs in aid of the annual charity telethon. They will be joined by Helena Bonham Carter, ... »

Trust Me axed

Trust Me axed

‘Trust Me’ has been axed. The BBC One medical drama’s life support has been switched off after the ratings reportedly dropped for the second series when Jodie Whittaker – the leading lady of the first season – didn’t return to the show after landing the role of the first female Time Lord in ‘Doctor Who’. A BBC spokesman said: "We are very proud ... »

Jodie Whittaker wanted to be a pop star

Jodie Whittaker wanted to be a pop star

‘Doctor Who’ star Jodie Whittaker didn’t watch the sci-fi show as a kid because she was too busy dreaming about being a pop star. The 36-year-old actress became the first woman to take on the iconic part when she appeared in her debut series as the Thirteenth Doctor in 2018 but she admits her ambition as a teenager growing up in Yorkshire was to become a famous musician. Speaking... »

The Judoon will return to Doctor Who

The Judoon will return to Doctor Who

‘Doctor Who’ is set to welcome back familiar villains The Judoon. The rhino-headed intergalactic police first made an appearance more than 12 years ago to terrorise the Tenth Doctor – played by David Tennant – and his companion Martha Jones (Freema Agyeman) in 2007′s ‘Smith and Jones’. And when the Thirteenth Doctor – played by Jodie Whittaker –... »

Doctor Who VR experience puts you inside the TARDIS

Doctor Who VR experience puts you inside the TARDIS

A ‘Doctor Who’ virtual reality experience has launched which puts you inside the TARDIS. Thirteenth Doctor Jodie Whittaker stars in ‘Doctor Who: The Runaway’ in which you become the Time Lord’s companion. The free VR special – which will be available on Friday (17.05.19) on the Oculus Store, Vive Port and on the BBC VR App – sees you wake up inside the TAR... »

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