PUBLISHED: 17:43 10 December 2018 Andrew Clarke Doctor Who: All change for series 13. Tosin Cole as Ryan, Jodie Whittaker as The Doctor, Bradley Walsh as Graham, Mandip Gill as Yaz (C) BBC/BBC Studios/Sophie Mutevelian.. (C) BBC/BBC Studios/Sophie Mutevelian.. In October, Doctor Who returned to our screens full of groundbreaking optimism. Jodie Whittaker was the first female Doctor and Broadchurch writer Chris Chibnall had become the new showrunner. As the final episode of the year transmits this weekend, Steve Russell and Andrew Clarke have different feelings about the show they love Previous Doctors: William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy Paul McGann, Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant, Matt Smith Photo: BBCWhat do I love about Doctor Who? Well almost everything – the eccentricity, the drama, the aliens, the quirky writing, the characterisation, the relationships between the … [Read more...] about Doctor Who: Has the regeneration gone wrong?
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PUBLISHED: 18:50 12 October 2018 Andrew Clarke Kevin Clifton and Stacey Dooley dancing in the latest series of Strictly Come Dancing Photo: BBC Archant Strictly Come Dancing is once again dominating the headlines – both on and off the telly pages. Steve Russell and Andrew Clarke lock horns over the merits of this weekend ratings winner. Is the series now tired and rather predictable or a sparkle of sunshine in an otherwise drab world The Strictly Come Dancing judges at the series launch: Craig Revel Horwood, Darcy Bussell, Shirley Ballas and Bruno Tonioli Photo: BBC‘It’s Time to Meet Our Strictly Stars’ Ten years ago I was a grumpy non-believer. Saturday night’s were all about David Tennant’s adventures as Doctor Who. As Murray Gold’s majestic theme tune faded away, I would swiftly make myself scarce. My DVD shelves needed re-organising, I had to find a book on Hammer Horror movies which I had misplaced, on one … [Read more...] about Has Strictly Come Dancing lost its sparkle?
PUBLISHED: 17:46 05 October 2018 | UPDATED: 17:46 05 October 2018 Andrew Clarke Doctor Who. Pictured: (L-R) Bradley Walsh as Graham, Mandip Gill as Yaz, Jodie Whittaker as The Doctor, Tosin Cole as Ryan. Photo: PA Photo/BBC/BBC Studios/Sophie Mutevelian/Henrik Knudsen. Doctor Who returns this weekend and it’s all change. Arts editor Andrew Clarke takes a look at what makes this most British of programmes so special Doctor Who. Pictured: (L-R) Tosin Cole as Ryan, Jodie Whittaker as The Doctor, Bradley Walsh as Graham, Mandip Gill as Yaz. Photo: PA Photo/BBC/BBC Studios/Sophie Mutevelian.Doctor Who returns this weekend not only with a new face but a new gender, a new production team and a new time slot.Just as it did in 2005, everyone’s favourite Time Lord is being given a fresh start. The continuity counter has been reset to zero and there’s no better time to become acquainted with television’s time travelling adventurer than … [Read more...] about Jodie Whittaker is The Doctor and she is looking to get us back behind the sofa
Late last month, midtown Manhattan's Javits Convention Center played host to Rupaul's DragCon NYC, with the usually drab building welcoming spectacular drag queens in a variety of glittery outfits.On Thursday, the building played host to a different kind of dress-up, although it was equally as colorful. This time, it was comic book heroes, evil villains and movie characters who converged into the giant glass building for New York Comic Con 2018.The annual four-day convention has been held since 2006 to celebrate all things sci-fi and graphic novel, from Marvel movies to Japanese webcomics. While it’s not as big as its West Coast namesake, 2016’s event reportedly had over 180,000 attendees.This year, tickets cost at least $50, and the program includes a talk from former Doctor Who stars Matt Smith and David Tennant, as well as meet-and-greets with a number of different artists and actors keen to promote their upcoming movie and comic releases.They’ll be … [Read more...] about New York Comic Con 2018: Superheroes and Villains Descend on Manhattan
By Jeanne Jakle Updated 6:58 pm CDT, Wednesday, September 12, 2018 Emma Stone and Jonah Hill jump from the big to the small screen in 'Maniac.' Emma Stone and Jonah Hill jump from the big to the small screen in 'Maniac.' Photo: Michele K. Short /Netflix Jay Hernandez in that famed Ferrari in "Magnum P.I.' Jay Hernandez in that famed Ferrari in "Magnum P.I.' Photo: Karen Neal /CBS Melissa Roxburgh as Michaela, one of the bewildered passengers whose plane arrives five years after takeoff, in "Manifest." Melissa Roxburgh as Michaela, one of the bewildered passengers whose plane arrives five years after takeoff, in "Manifest." Photo: NBC David Giuntoli, James Roday and Romany Malco play buddies handling a crisis in 'A Million Little Things.' David Giuntoli, James Roday and Romany … [Read more...] about The 12 new TV shows you have to watch this fall