LONDON — Scottish thesp Peter Capaldi has been tapped to play Doctor Who in the long-running BBC sci-fi series of the same name. He is the 12th actor to play the role. Capaldi, who replaces Matt…
It's a mystery almost worthy of the Time Lord himself - who will succeed Matt Smith as the new Doctor Who? Speculation in the U.K. is rampant that the Beeb will tap a woman to play the 12th…
The story of how "Doctor Who" made it to the smallscreen in the 1960s is to be the subject of a new TV drama starring "Harry Potter" thesp David Bradley as the very first Doctor.
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EDINBURGH -- The creators of the breakout U.K. hit "Sherlock," recently nominated for 13 primetime Emmys, have revealed the secret of the show's extraordinary success -- love.
While "Downton Abbey" is seemingly the most successful British import since the Beatles, other shows from the U.K. are enjoying their share of Stateside success.
In the past, shrieking done in the presence of PBS content has generally been reserved for toddlers watching "Sesame Street." But in a New York City theater in early May, cries of delight were coming…
This year's crop of first-time writers in award contention aren't all industry newcomers.
"Harry Potter" director David Yates is teaming up with the BBC to turn its iconic sci-fi TV series "Doctor Who" into a bigscreen franchise.
Blessed with a smart script and the best craftsmanship money can buy, this motion-capture toon is a whiz-bang thrill ride that's largely faithful to the wholesome spirit of his source but still…
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