Grabbed By The Long Arm Of The Law, With CBBC's Sam And Mark

This weekend, I took the girls into London to meet a couple of their television heroes, Sam Nixon and Mark Rhodes, better known as Sam & Mark, or even "Smart", who present a number of shows on the rather popular CBBC TV channel And who had moved from television into children's books.Sam & Mark began life[...]

Danger Mouse Reboot Gets 52-Episode Order, Horrible Histories Writer

I'm just saying.A run of 52 new Danger Mouse episodes, eleven minutes apiece, will screen on CBBC from next year. It's been in the works for a while but the official announcement dropped overnight Danger Mouse is being rebooted by Ireland's Boulder Media, and Horrible Histories' Ben Ward is on board to write the scripts.We[...]

Wizards Vs Aliens To Feature Openly Gay Lead Character?

However, the death of Elisabeth Sladen and the subsequent cancellation of the show put paid to that plan.But now, with the second series of Wizards And Aliens airing on CBBC, Bleeding Cool has been told by a BBC source that one of the main young characters will self identify as gay before the end of[...]

Davies Says Torchwood "In Limbo," Could Be Back In "Ten Or Twenty Years"

Davies has been doing the promo rounds to benefit his new CBBC series Wizards vs Aliens The show premiered on Monday but I must admit I missed it The second episode is on this evening, though, so I'll jump on iPlayer and see what's going on.One of Davies' promo stop-offs was with Graham Norton, and talk[...]

First Footage From Russell T. Davies' Wizards Vs. Aliens

Many of the production team of The Sarah Jane Adventures have carried over, including writers Gareth Roberts, Clayton Hickman and Joseph Lidster.It's being aimed squarely at kids now, more so than families, but wasn't that the way for Doctor Who in the beginning?This trailer features some footage from the show, mixed in with other CBBC[...]

Here's That New Doctor Who Minisode I Promised You

As screened on CBBC just minutes ago, here is Good as Gold, starring Matt Smith as The Doctor and Karen Gillan as Amy.That was written by primary school children/the teachers of primary school children [delete as you deem most plausible] As screened on CBBC just minutes ago, here is Good as Gold, starring Matt Smith[...]

More Details Of Russell T Davies' Aliens Vs. Wizards

put it: Aliens Vs Wizards has been created by Russell T Davies and Phil Ford (The Sarah Jane Adventures, Doctor Who) and will be produced by BBC Cymru Wales in association with FremantleMedia Enterprises...Aliens Vs Wizards (12 x 30mins) will be produced by BBC Cymru Wales for CBBC for broadcast in Autumn 2012. In so many ways,[...]

Bad News And Good News For Children's TV At The BBC

The BBC have axed their sketch show for kids, Sorry I've Got No Head. It was one of those rare programs for kids that simply didn't condescend them. A lot of adults have claimed that they found it as funny as most sketch shows on prime time and… well, fair enough. I can't say it […]