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Doctor Who Lockdown Hosts Composer Murray Gold for "Akhaten" Rewatch

The next Doctor Who Lockdown Rewatch episode was announced shortly after the last was over. Doctor Who Magazine writer Emily Cook revealed on her twitter feed that it would be "The Rings of Akhaten". The rewatch will take place on Tuesday May 28th at 8 pm British Standard Time, which is 3 pm Eastern Time […]

Doctor Who Lockdown Kicks Off with Special Message from David Bradley

Doctor Who Lockdown Kicks Off with Special Message from David Bradley

Doctor Who Magazine writer and BBC Radio Editor Emily Cook has another line-up of impressive names set for this Saturday's Doctor Who Lockdown global rewatch of Doctor Who: An Adventure in Space and Time. Starting at 7 p.m. U.K. British Standard Time (2 p.m. U.S. Eastern Standard Time, which means you might be reading this […]

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Doctor Who Lockdown Officially Puts Out The Call: Doctors Assemble

Doctor Who Magazine writer and BBC Radio Editor Emily Cook has another line-up of impressive names set for this Saturday's Doctor Who Lockdown global rewatch of Doctor Who: An Adventure in Space and Time. Starting at 7 p.m. U.K. British Standard Time (2 p.m. U.S. Eastern Standard Time), writer-actor Mark Gatiss and actor Sacha Dhawan […]

David Tennant (Doctor Who) and Michael Sheen (Prodigal Son) star in Staged, courtesy of BBC.

David Tennant, Michael Sheen Reunite for BBC One Comedy Staged

David Tennant (Doctor Who) and Michael Sheen (Prodigal Son) are following up their coronavirus-themed return to the world of Good Omens with another thematic trip into social distancing and self-isolating. The BBC announced on Friday that the duo is set for new home lockdown comedy Staged, airing on BBC One from Infinity Hill and GCB […]

Nicola Murray Was In Love With Malcolm Tucker In The Thick Of It

Nicola Murray Was in Love With Malcolm Tucker in The Thick Of It

So there I am, listening to another one of those 'The Making Of' type shows, a Radio 4 Extra edition of What's Funny About... by Peter Fincham and Jon Plowman, concentrating on the BBC's political comedy The Thick Of It, which also was translated into the movie In The Loop and the HBO show Veep, […]

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Doctor Who Lockdown Rewatch Goes on An Adventure In Space and Time

You know the drill. Following up on Wednesday's edition, the next Doctor Who Lockdown rewatch episode has been announced. Doctor Who Magazine writer and BBC Radio Editor Emily Cook revealed on her twitter feed that it would be Doctor Who: An Adventure in Space and Time. The rewatch will take place on Saturday May 23th […]

Doctor Who Lockdown focuses on "Listen" this week, courtesy of BBC Studios.

Doctor Who Lockdown: Listen Comic Shows Us Danny Pink's Superpower

Doctor Who Magazine writer and BBC Radio editor Emily Cook returned on Wednesday with the Doctor Who Lockdown global rewatch of the horror-vibing episode "Listen". Set during Peter Capaldi's first season as The Doctor, the Series 8 episode finds the Doctor tracking a creature with an uncanny and eerie ability to hide, while Clara (Jenna […]

Artwork for Doctor Who Lockdown Rewatch "Listen"

Doctor Who: Steven Moffat and Douglas Mackinnon Set for Listen Rewatch

The next Doctor Who Lockdown rewatch episode has been announced, with Doctor Who Magazine writer and BBC Radio editor Emily Cook revealing it would be the horror-tinged episode "Listen" from Series 8, Peter Capaldi's first season as The Doctor. The rewatch will take place on Wednesday, May 20th at 7 pm British Standard Time, which […]

Sunday's Doctor Who Lockdown focused on "The Fires of Pompeii", courtesy of BBC Studios.

Doctor Who Lockdown, James Moran Post "The Fires of Pompeii" Sequel

This Sunday marked the next edition of Doctor Who Magazine writer and BBC Radio editor Emily Cook's Doctor Who Lockdown global rewatch event, with all screens set for "The Fires of Pompeii". Joining the rewatch to live-tweet their thoughts and perspectives were episode writer James Moran, as well as Tracy Childs, Francesca Fowler, and François […]

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Doctor Who Series 12 Scripts Now Available Online For Free

It feels like a million years since Series 12 of Doctor Who was on the air. That was the season where showrunner Chris Chibnall put his foot down and changed the entire history and lore of the show with a major retcon. Now, the BBC has released all the scripts of the season for free […]

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Doctor Who: BBC Books Releases Details on Time Lord Victorious Novels

Nearly two weeks after BBC Studios announced the massive multi-platform event "Time Lord Victorious" would be launching in September 2020, BBC Books announced their contributions to the 12-week immersive experience. October 2020 brings the release of the novel The Knight, The Fool and The Dead by Steve Cole, followed in December 2020 with Una McCormack's […]

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Swamp Thing, Tell Me A Story and 2 More Series Set for CW Airings

In a sign that the networks are getting a little nervous about the amount of scripted content that will be available starting this fall season (FOX's fall schedule release was lacking in scripted series intel), The CW announced that it has acquired the right to four series. The one name that will raise eyebrows is […]

The next Doctor Who Lockdown global rewatch will be "The Fires of Pompeii", image courtesy of Doctor Who Lockdown and BBC.

Doctor Who Lockdown Lines Up "The Fires of Pompeii for Next Rewatch

Once again Emily Cook, empress of the Doctor Who global lockdown rewatches, has announced the next rewatch event. "The Fires of Pompeii" rewatch will take place on Sunday, May 17th at 7 pm British Standard Time. That's 2 pm US Eastern Time. Joining the livetweet will be episode writer James Moran, producer Tracy Childs, and […]

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The BBC Have Started Airing Esports Tournaments For Rocket League

We never thought we'd be writing this sentence: The BBC has started to run esports tournaments for Rocket League. Not that there's anything wrong with that or the game, we just assumed we'd be writing that about Sky Sports, ITV, or even Channel 4 long before the flagship British Broadcasting Corporation decided to do it. […]

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From BBC Zoom to Marvel Comics #1000 – The Daily LITG 10th May 2020

These are strange times, but The Daily LITG is becoming a valuable way to quantify just what comic book geek culture is up to in this time of trial. With plenty of people still finding uses for those BBC Zoom backgrounds. Welcome all, to the daily Lying In The Gutters a long-running run around the […]

Jodie Comer as Villanelle in Killing Eve, courtesy of BBC America.

Killing Eve Season 3 Preview Crowns Villanelle Champion Dung-Thrower

So the third season of BBC America and AMC's Killing Eve has been building towards something that I can't wait to see "resolve" itself by the time the season wraps. It's safe to say that Eve (Sandra Oh) and Villanelle (Jodie Comer) have both been a little off their games lately. Between Kenny's (Sean Delaney) death, Villanelle […]

Bechdel, BBC and Baron Corbin inThe Daily LITG 9th May 2020.

Bechdel, BBC and Baron Corbin in The Daily LITG 9th May 2020

These are strange times, but The Daily LITG is becoming a valuable way to quantify just what comic book geek culture is up to in this time of trial. Which yesterday seemed to just be a comics site explaining a comics reference with Alison Bechdel on Rick And Morty in a way that Google's new […]

The Zygons will be the focus of the next Doctor Who Lockdown rewatch, courtesy Doctor Who Lockdown and BBC Studios.

Doctor Who Lockdown Rewatch Sets Zygon Extravaganza with Ingrid Oliver

Emily Cook, empress of the Doctor Who global lockdown rewatches, announced that the next event will be the Doctor's two-part Zygon saga "Invasion of the Zygons" and "Inversion of the Zygons." Ingrid Oliver, who played Osgood, and episode writer Peter Harness will join the event and livetweet. The rewatch starts on Sunday, May 10 at […]

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Doctor Who Epilogue Pompadour Reunites Steven Moffat, Sophia Myles

Doctor Who Magazine writer and BBC Radio producer Emily Cook was back on Wednesday with another edition of Doctor Who Lockdown, putting the 10th Doctor's modern classic episode, "The Girl in the Fireplace". In the episode, the Doctor met Madame de Pompadour in pre-revolutionary France and what resulted was an adventure quite unlike any we've seen […]

Emily Cook continues to coordinate great Doctor Who Lockdown global rewatch events, courtesy of BBC Studios.

Emily Cook on Doctor Who Lockdown Complaint; Neil Gaiman Posts Support

At a time when productions across the pop culture landscape have been shuttered and millions find themselves at home in social distancing, self-isolating situations. It hasn't been the easiest time for a whole lot of folks, but if you're a Doctor Who fan then you know there's been a steady flow of "geek relief" that's […]