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Doctor Who Audio Drama Ranges Revamped By Big Finish Productions

Doctor Who Audio Drama Ranges Revamped By Big Finish Productions

They have since expanded to include Tom Baker, John Hurt, David Tennant, David Bradley (as the First Doctor), and the cast of Torchwood.  With this many Doctors and other series, they’re producing new stories for, Big Finish announced they will revamp the Doctor Who ranges of titles to differentiate them better Each Doctor will have[...]

Doctor Who Multi-Platform Event Time Lord Victorious Set for Fall 2020

Doctor Who Multi-Platform Event Time Lord Victorious Set for Fall 2020

As if global rewatches, live-tweeting, and original content being released around their favorite episodes wasn't enough, Doctor Who fans were treated to the news on Monday that BBC Studios will be launching the multi-platform story "Time Lord Victorious" later this year. The massive, immersive experience will launch in September 2020 and run over a 12-week […]

Doctor Who: Steven Moffats Day of the Doctor Rewatch Intro [VIDEO]

"Doctor Who": Steven Moffat's "Day of the Doctor" Rewatch Intro [VIDEO]

Fans were encouraged to legally stream the show or watch a legal download or DVD or Blu-Ray at the same time.The special starred Matt Smith, David Tennant, John Hurt, Billie Piper and Jenna Coleman in a special multiple-Doctor crossover.[caption id="attachment_1182835" align="alignnone" width="1764"] BBC[/caption]Emily Cook, a writer for Doctor Who Magazine, brought up the idea on[...]


Doctor Who: BBC Honors 11th Doctors Best Geronimo Moments [VIDEO]

"Doctor Who": BBC Honors 11th Doctor's Best "Geronimo!" Moments [VIDEO]

With “The Day of The Doctor”, we got possibly the best multiple-Doctor crossover that also introduced John Hurt as the War Doctor and brought back Tom Baker for the first time in decades And of course, we got Smith delivering one of the most poignant regeneration speeches as his swan-song The highs of his run[...]

Blakes 7 Doctor Who Actor Paul Darrow Passes Away Age 78

"Blake's 7," "Doctor Who" Actor Paul Darrow Passes Away, Age 78

Avon was still cynical but reluctantly led the rebellion in Blake’s absence.[caption id="" align="alignnone" width="1600"] BBC[/caption]Darrow studied acting at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts and shared a flat with fellow actors John Hurt and Ian McShane Hurt, of course, played Quentin Crisp, became the first death in Alien and played the War Doctor on Doctor[...]

Doctor Who: Are We Giving Daleks Self-Esteem Issues

Doctor Who: Are We Giving Daleks Self-Esteem Issues?

If there was one major takeaway from this year's BBC Doctor Who New Year's Special 'Resolution,' it's that there's definitely a new Dalek in town. It's broke and has no casing, broken off by a bunch of warriors hundreds of years ago. So what's a poor Dalek in "The Big City" to do when it finally […]

A List of the Most Murdered Men in Movies

A List of the Most Murdered Men in Movies

John Hurt died in 40 movies Bela Lugosi died 36 times Vincent Price died over 33 times You can see in the video that plenty of famous actors died lots of times, but none of them are famous for dying Lugosi and Price were known for being actors in horror movies John Hurt was just[...]

Castle of Horror: Only Lovers Left Alive Is Beautiful Pretentious

Castle of Horror: Only Lovers Left Alive Is Beautiful, Pretentious

We wrap up our Sexy Vampire Retrospective (for now) with Jim Jarmusch's 2013 film Only Lovers Left Alive starring Tom Hiddleston, Tilda Swinton and John Hurt The film was nominated for the Palme d'Or at the 2013 Cannes Film Festival and tells the story of two vampires living out what may be their final days on[...]

John Hurts Final Performance As The War Doctor

John Hurt's Final Performance As The War Doctor

Before he passed away earlier this year, legendary actor John Hurt took another spin in the TARDIS as the War Doctor for Big Finish Productions Hurt recorded the audio drama Casualties of War with Louise Jameson, Jacqueline Pearce and Nicolas Briggs We may never get to see more of the Time War with Hurt in[...]

John Hurt Award Winning Actor From Alien Harry Potter Dr. Who Dies At 77

John Hurt, Award Winning Actor From Alien, Harry Potter, Dr. Who, Dies At 77

The British thespian and recipient of a Golden Globe Award and four BAFTA Awards (along with two Academy Award nominations), John Hurt, has passed away from complications believed to have arisen from a multi-year battle with pancreatic cancer.His career has spanned more than than five decades, with immortalized performances as John Merrick in Elephant Man,[...]

Going For A Classic &#8211 Everything Wrong With Hellboy

Going For A Classic – Everything Wrong With Hellboy

The film by Guillermo del Toro stars Ron Perlman, John Hurt and Selma Blair came out back in 2004.. which now makes me feel very old.https://youtu.be/DM2mp6Iu21Q Cinema Sins must have a little bit of free time as they've gone back and did the Everything Wrong With.. treatment on Hellboy[...]


Tread Perilously Podcast &#8212 Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor

Tread Perilously Podcast — Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor

Also, David Tennant's Doctor joins in as he remembers that terrible day.Justin and Erik discuss its suitability for new viewers, the presence of John Hurt as the War Doctor and the Tenth Doctor's ego They also consider the problem of the Time Lords as a story concept, the nature of time travel and the strange[...]

John Hurt Returns As The War Doctor In Doctor Who: Only The Monstrous

John Hurt Returns As The War Doctor In Doctor Who: Only The Monstrous

John Hurt is The Doctor, the War Doctor, sitting between the Eighth and the Ninth Doctors in Doctor Who lore He has appeared twice in the TV show, but now returns to play the character in a new series of radio dramas from Big Finish from December in twelve new episodes. The audio adventures of The War[...]

Terry Gilliams The Man Who Killed Don Quixote Delayed Again

Terry Gilliam's The Man Who Killed Don Quixote Delayed Again!

Recently, Gilliam announced the film was back on with funding from Amazon Studios and John Hurt replacing Rochefort as Quixote Jack O'Connell was also announced to take the place of Depp.Now The Times (via Indiewire) reports Hurt's recent cancer diagnosis has put the breaks on the project again It's given the film's insurance underwriters pause --[...]

The War Doctor Is The Fourth Doctor In Titans Summer Event

The War Doctor Is The Fourth Doctor In Titan's Summer Event

but War.This will be the first leading role for the War Doctor, played by John Hurt, outside of that Fiftieth Anniversary episode....Thanks to DoctorWhoNews.net... Yesterday, we ran the news that Titan's Doctor Who summer event, rather than being a Three Doctor story as previously believed would be a Four Doctor story With Twelve, Eleven and Ten -[...]

The War Doctor Gets Knighted

The War Doctor Gets Knighted

Actor John Hurt received a knighthood during the annual New Years Honours The 74-year old actor has appeared in 195 film and television titles in his 50-year career including I,Claudius, Alien, Frankenstein Unbound, Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone, Hellboy, V for Vendetta, Indiana Jones And The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull, and more recently Doctor Who.So[...]


Mythbusters Adam Savage Goes Incognito At Comic-Con

Mythbusters' Adam Savage Goes Incognito At Comic-Con

Adam Savage of the Mythbusters filmed himself going around this years San Diego Comic Con in his replica John Hurt / Kane Enviromental Suit from Alien for Tested, the youtube channel of he and Jaime Hyneman.He may not be the only celebrity to try walking the floor in disguise, but he is definitely the only[...]