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Red Dwarf Series 11 in Production

Red Dwarf Series 11 in Production
Since Series 10 of Red Dwarf there’s been more rumours flying around than calculators in Silicon Heaven. But finally this week Danny John Jules, better known as the Cat, confirmed that production on Series 11 had begun. He revealed the show’s creator Doug Naylor is currently penning the Smeghead’s upcoming adventures in time, space, alternative universes and possibly even hallucinogenic realities. And it seems it’s not just the fans... 

Only Fools and Horses Roger Lloyd-Pack Dies

Only Fools and Horses Roger Lloyd-Pack Dies
Roger Lloyd-Pack, best known for playing lovable simpleton Trigger in Only Fools and Horses, has died aged 69 of pancreatic cancer at his home in Kentish Town, North London last night. Sir David Jason led the tributes to the highly respected actor saying, “I was very saddened to hear of Roger’s passing. He was a very quiet, kind and unassuming actor who was a pleasure to work with…Although he played the simple soul of Trigger in Only... 

Is Sex Equality on the Cutting Room Floor?

Is Sex Equality on the Cutting Room Floor?
It’s been over forty years since equal rights for women were put into place, and since then women have proven their worth in the most testosterone filled professions. They’ve ruled over countries, they’ve dominated the world of modern literature and taken over boardrooms across the western world. Yet it appears Hollywood remains a man’s world. The Celluloid Ceiling report released earlier this week revealed that in 2013 women accounted for... 

James Bond will return in… 2015

James Bond will return in… 2015
Its been over a year since Skyfall dominated cinemas and with little news of Bond 24 recently you would be forgiven for thinking James Bond‘s liver had finally given in to all those Martini’s. However like a SPECTRE operation, preparations for the highly anticipated 24th instalment of the franchise have been discreetly developing in the wings of MGM and last week producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli confirmed the UK and US... 

This Time Next Year… Only Fools and Horses May Well Return

This Time Next Year… Only Fools and Horses May Well Return
When Only Fools and Horses creator John Sullivan died in 2011 we thought it was the last time we would see aspiring millionaires Del Boy and Rodney pack up their trusty suitcase of faulty goods. But like one of Del Boy’s cheques to the council, the Trotters are bouncing back! Yesterday Sir David Jason revealed that the hit British sitcom could be back on our screens as soon as spring next year and he’d been too nervous to read through the... 

“Doctor Who Will be a Different Show,” says Jenna Coleman

“Doctor Who Will be a Different Show,” says Jenna Coleman
When it was announced that Peter Capaldi was to become the new Doctor, there was little doubt in anyone’s mind that things in the TARDIS were going to change dramatically. Jenna Coleman, who plays companion Clara Oswald, claimed that Doctor Who was indeed going to be “a different show” and that Capaldi will “take the show in a new (interesting) direction.” “He’s going to be so different to Matt [Smith],”... 

Peter Jackson still holding out for Doctor Who

Peter Jackson still holding out for Doctor Who
Yesterday director Peter Jackson confirmed that he still has every hope of directing Doctor Who and that ‘kind of serious’ discussions were taking place. During a press junket for The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug, the director went on to say: “I’d love to try my hand at television, because I’ve never had the discipline of having to shoot for those impossibly tiny schedules. I think I could do it okay now.” Known for his painstaking... 

Dalek Generations Return to Doctor Who

Dalek Generations Return to Doctor Who
This week it was announced the Doctor will come face to face with every generation of the Daleks in the new seventh series of Doctor Who, from the 1970s to the 2010 models. The evil ‘salt and pepper pots’ will return to the series after a break from world domination when the show’s bosses retired the Daleks to avoid audiences tiring of them. The Doctor’s evil foes will return in true Dalek-style when the Doctor, Amy and Rory unexpectedly come... 

Dirk Gently Review

Dirk Gently Review
There has recently been a surge in popularity of detective series’, with the BBC’s Sherlock being a particular example. So it was no surprise to see Dirk Gently return to our screens after a well-received pilot episode which was aired back in 2010. The three part series is based on Douglas Adams’ novel Dirk Gently’s Holistic Detective Agency. First published in 1987, it followed chaotic, eccentric, pizza-eating detective Dirk Gently... 

The Artist – The Film that got Everyone Talking

The Artist – The Film that got Everyone Talking
It came as quite a surprise when The Artist scooped the majority of awards at the BAFTAs overtaking high budget blockbusters such as Hugo, The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo and British film Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy. Last night its winning streak continued at the Oscars when it earned three of the top five awards for Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actor. The Artist is the first silent film to win an Oscar since 1929, however silent film production... 
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