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John Cleese Guilts BBC into Restoring Fawlty Towers to Streamer

John Cleese Guilts BBC into Restoring Fawlty Towers to Streamer

David Walliams and Matt Lucas’ Little Britain and Come Fly With Me have been removed from Netflix, Britbox, and the BBC iPlayer.On Saturday, Walliams and Lucas issued an apology on Twitter: “Matt & I have both spoken publicly in recent years of our regret that we played characters of other races Once again we want[...]

Little Britain Pulled By Netflix BritBox BBC iPlayer Over Blackface

Little Britain Pulled By Netflix, BritBox, BBC iPlayer Over Blackface

Times have changed since ‘Little Britain’ first aired, so it is not currently available on BBC iPlayer."Written by and starring Matt Lucas and David Walliams, Little Britain started in 2003 and ran for three seasons, with Come Fly With Me debuting in 2010 Both series featured Lucas and Walliams portraying characters from various ethnic backgrounds[...]

Steven Moffats Done with Doctor Who and This Time He Might Mean It

Steven Moffat's Done with Doctor Who and This Time? He Might Mean It

Especially because if fans are to believe Moffat's recent Instagram post, that's going to be the last thing he writes for the long-running BBC series.Produced as an epilogue/sequel to the canceled Doctor Who Lockdown rewatch of Peter Capaldi’s "World Enough and Time" and "The Doctor Falls" and starring Pearl Mackie (Bill Potts) and Matt Lucas[...]

Doctor Who: Moffat Mackie Lucas Reunite for The Best of Days Audio

Doctor Who: Moffat, Mackie, Lucas Reunite for The Best of Days Audio

Cook said the decision was made "out of respect for the feelings of Doctor Who fans around the world" and that "it doesn't seem appropriate at this time" (and many agreed).[caption id="attachment_1217611" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A visual from Doctor Who Lockdown "The Best of Days", courtesy of BBC and Doctor Who Lockdown.[/caption]But while the live-tweet look[...]

Doctor Who Lockdown: The Best of Days Set for Sunday or Monday Release

Doctor Who Lockdown: The Best of Days Set for Sunday or Monday Release

In her statement (which you can read in its entirety below), Cook explained that the decision was made "out of respect for the feelings of Doctor Who fans around the world" and that "it doesn't seem appropriate at this time."[caption id="attachment_1214288" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Doctor Who Lockdown final rewatch artwork, courtesy of BBC Studios.[/caption]The final go-around[...]

Doctor Who Lockdown Canceled: Doesnt Seem Appropriate at This Time

Doctor Who Lockdown Canceled: "Doesn't Seem Appropriate at This Time"

Showrunner and writer Steven Moffat, companions Pearl Mackie (Bill Potts) and Matt Lucas (Nardoe), and director Rachel Talalay were set to live-tweet The day will not go without something for Doctor Who fans, with Cook revealing "The Best of Days," written by Moffat and starring Mackie and Lucas, that has us fascinated:[caption id="attachment_1216125" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Doctor Who: BBC Looks Backs on Our Modern Companions First Moments [VIDEO]

"Doctor Who": BBC Looks Backs on Our Modern Companions' First Moments [VIDEO]

Where are the Other "Doctor Who" Companions? Too bad they didn’t include a whole bunch of other companions, though.Where’s Rose’s boyfriend Mickey Smith (Noel Clarke)?Captain Jack Harkness (John Barrowman) is missing.No Rory Williams (Arthur Darvill), who pretty much met the 11th Doctor with Amy?Nardole (Matt Lucas) completed the triumvirate with Bill and the 12th Doctor, yet[...]



Polar Trailer Reveals Mads Mikkelsens Ice Cold Veins

'Polar' Trailer Reveals Mads Mikkelsen's Ice Cold Veins

Like many other revenge films, Vizla will have to kill his way to the top, making short work of those younger than him with "his particular set of skills."https://youtu.be/oMHwRal-AR8Directed by Jonas Åkerlund (Lords of Chaos) and written by Jayson Rothwell (Silent Night), the film adopts volume 1 of the series, “Came From The Cold.” The[...]

Rich Johnston At The London Film And Comic Con Tomorrow Table 38

Rich Johnston At The London Film And Comic Con Tomorrow, Table 38

Anything you can do to entertain them will also be welcomed.The London Film And Comic-Con will be at the Olympia exhibition hall near Earl's Court and Brompton Park.Joining me at the show are Marv Wolfman, Tommy Yune, Andy Diggle, Geoff Senior, Rantz Hoseley, Simon Furman, Jessica Martin, Ben Templesmith, Will Simpson, Amrit Birdi, Paul Cornell,[...]

Ten Thoughts About Doctor Who: Knock Knock

Ten Thoughts About Doctor Who: Knock Knock

Another week, another Doctor Who. And on Free Comic Book Day too. We are so blessed to be living in such times. 1. Old Joke's Home It was the favourite joke in the seventies. A few years ago, my eldest daughter made out to me. The revamp twelve years ago brought it back. Knock knock. Who's […]

Trailer For Next Weeks Doctor Who: Oxygen

Trailer For Next Week's Doctor Who: Oxygen

Final because it wants to kill us.' Trapped on a space station with no oxygen, the Doctor, Bill and Nardole are horrified to discover the automated spacesuits keeping them alive are also trying to kill them!The Doctor Peter CapaldiBill Pearl MackieNardole Matt LucasIvan Kieran BewTasker Justin SalingerDahh-Ren Peter CaulfieldAbby Mimi NdiweniEllie Katie BraybenDirector Charles PalmerProducer Nikki WilsonExecutive Producer Steven MoffatExecutive Producer Brian MinchinWriter Jamie MathiesonOkay, have ten thoughts[...]

Im Just A Bill&#8230 Meet The Doctors New Companion

I'm Just A Bill… Meet The Doctor's New Companion

From the clip we see the Doctor (Peter Capaldi) is playing at being a professor and that Nardole (Matt Lucas) will be sticking around for a little while at least (looks like 2 episodes) The 10th season of Doctor Who will kick off this April.https://youtu.be/o3x4YF3EisE Along with last night's Doctor Who Christmas Special, there was[...]

Paddington Is Love Actually Meets Brazil

Paddington Is Love Actually Meets Brazil

And for my older daughter, emphasised her appreciation for "the actor".And there are plenty of familiar faces, though mostly for a British audience, three from Horrible Histories have roles, folk from All At Sea turn up, Matt Lucas plays a wonderfully loquacious Cokk-er-ney cab driver, as well as the now-internationally renowned Hugh Bonneville and the[...]