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Mads Mikkelsen in Polar

‘Polar’ Trailer Reveals Mads Mikkelsen’s Ice Cold Veins

Mads Mikkelsen does his best John Wick impression for his latest Netflix film, Polar. Based on the 2012 Victor Santos webcomic of the same name published by Dark Horse Comics, Mikkelsen plays Duncan Vizla, an internationally renowned assassin coming out of retirement to seek revenge against his former employer, who placed a hit on him. […]

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

Tony Lee talked about running the comic book side of the London Film And Comic Con on Bleeding Cool yesterday. Well, it seems that I am going to be giving him an even greater headache. I will be at the London Film And Comic Con as a guest. I’ll have a table and everything. But it […]

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 Week’s Doctor Who: Oxygen

We’ve all just watched Doctor Who: Knock Knock over in Britain. On BBC America later. But as for next week… Oxygen. ‘Space – the final frontier. 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 […]

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

Along with last night’s Doctor Who Christmas Special, there was also a trailer the introduced us to the Doctor’s new companion, Bill played by Pearl Mackie. 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 […]

Is Matt Lucas The Doctor Who Christmas Special “Guest Companion?”

  While Matt Lucas — a guest star in the 2015 Doctor Who Christmas Special, “The Husbands of River Song” — was confirmed to be joining the series as a regular for its tenth season back in June, it seems his first day aboard the TARDIS will be at Christmas. Cultbox notes the actor has […]

Doctor Who Showrunner Steven Moffat Assures Fans Peter Capaldi Will Stay

While next year’s return of Doctor Who will mark the end of head writer and showrunner Steven Moffat‘s reign as the boss of Who, he is sure star Peter Capaldi will remain at the controls of the TARDIS. While talking about his departure with Doctor Who Magazine (via IndieWire), Moffat said, “I have no reason […]

Doctor Who Celebrates End Of First Recording Block With Marvelous Photo

Doctor Who has reached the end of its first season ten recording block and celebrated with a photo of stars Peter Capaldi, Pearl Mackie and Matt Lucas walking away into a brief filming hiatus: Capaldi’s Doctor is back in his hoodie-and-coat costume variation, which seems to be the real definitive look of the Twelfth Doctor. […]

Matt Lucas Returns To Doctor Who

Matt Lucas, who played Nardole in the most recent Doctor Who Christmas special, will return to the series in its tenth season, according to a BBC press release. And, if the wording is correct, it seems the character will be making more than a guest appearance. “I’m chuffed to bits that Nardole is returning to […]

Paddington Is Love Actually Meets Brazil

The Paddington movie, out in the US tomorrow, came out in the UK at the end of the November, and I managed to find time to take the kids. I was expecting a fun movie, instead I got the kind of film which is going to live inside all our hearts and when you see it years […]

WATCH: The Matt Lucas Awards, An Entire BBC Comedy Pilot

The BBC have filmed a pilot for a TV version of The Matt Lucas Awards, based on Lucas’ Radio 2 show. It’s a kind of variant on the Room 101 format, I suppose. I believe that a full BBC One series has been secured, so it’s not like they’re counting on our clicks, but it’s […]

Lucas And Walliams Planning More Little Britain… In The Mode Of Take That

Appearing on This Morning this morning today, Matt Lucas and David Walliams not only promoted their current series, the moderately controversial Come Fly With Me, but also discussed a possible rebirth of their golden albatross, Little Britain. Simply put, they do want to do more Little Britain, but not just yet. Here’s Walliams: We’re waiting […]

New Details Of The Lucas And Walliams Series Come Fly With Me

The BBC have been hawking Come Fly With Me at the international TV sales festival, Mipcom. It’s the first sitcom from Matt Lucas and David Walliams and was directed by The Mighty Boosh and Bunny and the Bull‘s Paul King. Here’s what I’ve been able to find out that we didn’t quite know before. Lucas […]

First Look – Lucas And Walliams’ Come Fly With Me

From Paul King, the director of The Mighty Boosh and Bunny and the Bull, comes the next TV series by the Little Britain duo of David Walliams and Matt Lucas. The producer is Adam Tandy, who brought us In The Loop, so there’s some serious pedigree at work. Here’s the first image, showing two of […]