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‘Dracula’: Steven Moffat & Mark Gatiss’ BBC/Netflix Series Adds Cast, Directors

Three months after Steven Moffat (Doctor Who) and Mark Gatiss (Sherlock) revealed that filming on their highly anticipated Dracula series would begin “very soon” and production confirmed to be underway, the BBC/Netflix project announced Jonathan Aris (Black Mirror: Bandersnatch), Sacha Dhawan (The Boy With the Top Knot), Nathan Stewart-Jarrett (Misfits), Catherine Schell (On Her Majesty’s […]

‘Doctor Who’ Christmas Special “Twice Upon a Time” as Buddhist Parable

Since there’s no Doctor Who Christmas Special this year, let’s look back at last year’s Christmas Special ‘Twice Upon a Time’. I was watching it again and noticed some themes I’d missed before. To recap: the Doctor has died. He refuses to regenerate. He has lived so long and loved and lost so much that […]

Dracula: ‘Spider’s Web’s’ Claes Bang Stakes Lead in Netflix, BBC Series

Netflix and the BBC have found their “Lord of the Vampires” in The Girl in the Spider’s Web‘s Claes Bang, casting the Danish actor in the lead role in the three-part series Dracula. Written and created by Sherlock‘s Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, the series is inspired by Bram Stoker’s classic novel and set in 1897 Transylvania […]

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 […]

Is Another Short Season Of Doctor Who On The Way?

As always, Doctor Who rumors are as willy as the Doctor himself. Sometimes, they’re right on the money, like the recent rumor about Jenna Coleman‘s departure. Other times, not so much with notions like the TARDIS getting ditched for a new craft and many cast changes over the years called incorrectly, it can be difficult […]

Bill Bailey In Narnia! New Trailer Arrives For The Doctor Who Christmas Special

In the war-torn Britain during the Blitz, the Doctor and a ginger version of the kid from Stuart Little find a magical snow-covered forest inside a wardrobe in an old house. Oh alright, so maybe it’s a cardboard box and not a wardrobe, and perhaps the omnipotent Jesus-lion has been replaced by Bill Bailey in […]

More Tintin Images Reveal More Characters

These new The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn images display the bodymorphing possibilities of motion capture even more boldly than the first. You certainly wouldn’t recognise Joe Starr or Toby Jones under their virtual disguises, and Nick Frost and Simon Pegg, as Thompson and Thomson, have been physically matched in ways that belie […]