Go On, Lets Put Daniel Rigby Onto The Doctor Who List For Very Spurious Reasons

Okay, expect a lot of British news madness over the next few weeks until the next actor to play the lead in Doctor Who is announced. And everyone seizing on tiny titbits to justify an article. Like we are doing right now. With these kind of results.

Daniel Rigby is a young British actor, best known for his work on the British Telecom ads, but also starring in Black Mirror, and for deservedly beating both Matt Smith and Benedict Cumberbatch for the Best Actor BAFTA for his role as Eric Morecambe in Eric And Ernie.

uktv-black-mirror-the-wald0-moment-still-4  daniel-rigby-image2-LST063213Simon79825243-EricandErni_96177c

And the news is that he is no longer renewing his British Telecom contract. That may be so that people stop calling him a twat on the streets. It may be because he wants to be taken more seriously as an actor.

But the other thing is, if you are the lead in Doctor Who, you can’t do adverts.

Guess which aspect we thought might have been newsworthy.

Of course the minute you stop doing Doctor Who, you can do all the ads you like. But only in Scottish. As David Tennant has discovered to his bank manager’s delight.


A Look Inside Will Eisner’s The Spirit #5

Quinn Seeks Revenge Against The Widow – Into The Badlands Sneak Peek

Jim Gordon Is A Wanted Man


Marvel Announces Doctor Strange Production Has Begun; Confirms Cast

40 Thoughts About 40 Comics – Superman To Saga, Providence To Postal, Moon Girl to Munchkin


All DC Entertainment Films To Aim For PG-13 Rating

The Return Of John Belushi To Ghostbusters, Today From IDW


Supergirl Looking To Cast Superboy?


New Satellite Show Episode 29 — Gods Of Egypt, Turkish Star Wars And Other Thanksgiving Meals

Are We Getting A New Kree-Skrull War In The Marvel Universe (SPOILERS)