Christopher Eccleston

Laurence Fox Tells Julie Walters To 'Shut Up' Over Working-Class Actors Row

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 20.02.2016 | UK Entertainment

‘Lewis’ actor Laurence Fox has urged Julie Walters to “shut up”, following her recent comments about the need for more working-class actors in...

The Future of Dementia Is Orange

Hilary Evans | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK
Hilary Evans

Hopefully you've had the chance to take a look at our thought-provoking new campaign film #sharetheorange featuring Alzheimer's Research UK supporter Christopher Eccleston. Why have we taken this unusual approach to communication? And what's with the orange?

Finally! Here's Why Christopher Was Missing From 'Who' Special

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 24.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Doctor Who’ showrunner Steven Moffat has finally answered a question that has puzzled fans for two years - why wasn’t Christopher Eccleston in ...

Former 'Doctor Who' Star Reveals Why He Left After Just One Series

The Huffington Post UK | Matt Bagwell | Posted 30.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Christopher Eccleston has finally revealed the reason behind his decision to quit ‘Doctor Who’. READ MORE: BBC Fails To Properly Announce Some...

10 Years Ago Today... David Tennant Did This!

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.06.2015 | UK Entertainment

It was a decade ago today that David Tennant first entered The Tardis, forged himself onto the public consciousness as the tenth Doctor Who and create...

'Films Are Just Popcorn Rides Now,' Says Fortitude Star

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

Award-winning British actor Christopher Eccleston is highly acclaimed for his work on both stage and screen. He was BAFTA-nominated for his roles in '...

Is 'Fortitude' Television's Painting by Numbers?

Max Greenhalgh | Posted 03.04.2015 | UK Entertainment
Max Greenhalgh

I have no problem with influence and watching something which has obviously been influenced by a past programme, because this is how art works. It is how blatant Fortitude seems to make it. It has not so much been influenced by other dramas as just plain copying them.

Caroline Frost

'Fortitude's Creator Reveals What Debt He Owes David Lynch | Caroline Frost | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK Entertainment

Arctic Noir fever has come to Sky Atlantic, with its big-budget thriller 'Fortitude' making its debut this evening. 'Fortitude' is a tiny communit...

Alan Yentob Sues Newspaper For Phone Hacking... Not The One You're Thinking

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 11.06.2014 | UK

Alan Yentob, the BBC's creative director and one of its most famous faces, is suing the publishers of the Sunday Mirror over allegations they hacked h...

It's Dog-tor Who!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 20.03.2014 | UK Entertainment

'Doctor Who' has been known to have different actors playing the Time Lord, but now it's gone one step further and The Doctor has changed species! ...

TV TONIGHT: Ronnie Biggs Remembered - Coincidentally!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

It's been a funny old fortnight. First, cinema-goers were shocked to sit through two and a half hours of the vitality of Nelson Mandela's life at the ...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: 'Lucan' - The Luckless Earl Who Ran Out Of Cards | Caroline Frost | Posted 11.12.2013 | UK Entertainment

This story feels so engrained in the history of London aristocracy turned rotten that it didn't feel that much more could be said beyond a repetition ...

The 11th Doctor: Let Down by a Combination of Substandard Acting and Poor Writing

Daniel W Smith | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment
Daniel W Smith

The blame of course cannot be entirely put onto the acting of Matt Smith. A major let down has been the writing. I am not one of these people who felt the stories were too complicated and the show needed to dumb down, if I wanted dumb/waste of time I'd watch The Only Way Is Essex.

Review: Now That You've Died - A Theatrical Production for Read for RNIB Day

Victoria Sadler | Posted 12.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Victoria Sadler

Billed as "a book without words, a story without reading", Now That You've Died is a play performed in total darkness. No lights, no flashes. Nothing. I couldn't even see my hand when I held it in front of my face. Intimidating? Yes. Unnerving? For sure. But that, of course, is the point.

Doctor Who Gets Stamp Of Approval, Time Lord Bulks Up

PA | Posted 26.05.2013 | UK Entertainment

Royal Mail has received unprecedented demand for new stamps marking the 50th anniversary of the BBC's Doctor Who series. Pre-registration numbe...

Exclusive: Scriptwriter and Director Paul Andrew Williams on the Making of 'Song For Marion'

Jason Holmes | Posted 22.04.2013 | UK Entertainment
Jason Holmes

Few modern filmmakers have managed to successfully yoke the disciplines of scriptwriting and directing in quite the same way as Paul Andrew Williams.

FIRST LOOK: Hemsworth In 'Thor' Sequel

The Huffington Post UK | HuffPost Staff | Posted 12.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

Chris Hemsworth is back in his Thor suit, as filming begins on Thor: The Dark World in Surrey, England. In the photos below, Hemsworth is snapped I...

Is This Former Time Lord Thor 2's Villain?

PA | Posted 02.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Christopher Eccleston is said to be in "final negotiations" to play the villain in comic book blockbuster Thor 2. Thor: The Dark World is the seque...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Blackout 3 - A Lesson In Stillness | Caroline Frost | Posted 16.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

“We know you killed Pulis. That means we own you.” All the magicians behind the quirky camera angles and spooky lighting finally laid down thei...

Caroline Frost

TV REVIEW: Blackout Is All About The Women | Caroline Frost | Posted 09.09.2012 | UK Entertainment

This week's second episode found Daniel Demoys freshly installed as mayor, which thankfully meant less swigging out of the bottle and throwing his hea...

Caroline Frost

TV Review: Eccleston Acted So Hard, He Blacked Out… | Caroline Frost | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Entertainment

Blackout is shaping up to be a fruity addition to the TV political thriller cannon. In Christopher Eccleston’s Daniel Demoys, we have another ideali...

Who Did Bill Nighy Turn Down?

WENN | Posted 04.08.2012 | UK Entertainment

Bill Nighy has risked the wrath of Doctor Who bosses after revealing he was once offered to play the title role, despite strict protocols in place ord...

Lythgoe Gets Some Lady Love After Leading British Emmy Surge

PA | Posted 21.01.2012 | UK Entertainment

Christopher Eccleston and Julie Walters took the main acting awards as British TV productions won five International Emmys, including two for the BBC ...

'Doctor Who Confidential' Axed By BBC

The Guardian | Posted 28.11.2011 | UK Entertainment

The BBC is to axe Doctor Who Confidential, the BBC3 spin-off from its sci-fi drama, as part of the corporation's ongoing cuts programme....

Christopher Eccleston Reveals Why He Quit Doctor Who | Posted 20.09.2011 | UK Entertainment

FORMER Doctor Who Christopher Eccleston has broken his silence over why he quit - saying he hated the "politics" and bullying on set....