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PHOTOS: BBC Studios Release New Behind The Scenes Look At Good Omens To Mark One Year Since The Series Premiered

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BBC Studios have released a collection of behind the scenes photos from Good Omens to mark the one year anniversary since its premiere.

David Tennant stars as fast-living demon Crowley opposite Michael Sheen as fussy angel Aziraphale in the six-part series which was adapted from the beloved book by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett. It was produced by Neil Gaiman and directed by Douglas Mackinnon. Set in 'a nostalgic present' Good Omens sees the Earth hurtling towards the Apocalypse, with the forces of Heaven and Hell massing for the final battle. However, an angel and a demon who have dwelt among humanity since The Beginning are determined that they won't give up their comfortable existance and form an alliance to stop the world ending. Their plan is to destroy the Antichrist...if only they han't mislaid him. The series also stars Jon Hamm, Miranda Richardson, Adria Arjona, Jack Whitehall, Nina Sonanya, Michael McKean and Josie Lawrence.
Check out the photos below: 

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Good Omens "Hard Times" Wins Nebula Dramatic Presentation Award

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The Good Omens episode "Hard Times" picked up the Ray Bradbury Nebula Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation in an online ceremony last night for the 55th Annual Nebula Awards. The third episode of the greatly acclaimed adaptation of the cult novel by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett features a pre-credits opening sequence of almost half and hour following the developing relationship of protagonists Crowley (David Tennant) and Aziraphale (Michael Sheen). The series premiered a year ago today, making the Award a welcome first birthday present!

The full nominees in the category are:
Ray Bradbury Nebula Award for Outstanding Dramatic Presentation Captain Marvel written by Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck, and Geneva Robertson-Dworet (Marvel Studios)The Mandalorian: “The Child”, Jon Favreau (Disney+) written by Jon Favreau (Disney+)Good Omens: “Hard Times” written by Neil Gaiman (Amazon Studios and BBC Studios)Watchmen: “A God Walks into Abar” written by Jeff Jensen and Damon Lindelof (H…

AUDIO INTERVIEW: David Tennant Guests On The Big Finish Podcast

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David Tennant is exclusively interviewed about his new Doctor Who audio adventure, Out Of Time, on the latest episode of the Big Finish podcast.
You can download the podcast for free from the Big Finish website here.

Due for release from Big Finish in August 2020, the first volume of Doctor Who: Out of Time sees the Fourth Doctor (Tom Baker) and the Tenth Doctor (David Tennant) team up to outwit the Daleks (Nicholas Briggs).  

About Out Of Time: 
The Cathedral of Contemplation is an enigma, existing outside time. It turns through history, opening its doors across the universe to offer solace to those in need.  Occasionally, the Doctor drops in – when he's avoiding his destiny, it’s an ideal place to get some perspective. Only, he's already there several lives earlier, so when dimension barriers break down, his past and present collide.    And when the Daleks invade and commandeer the Cathedral, two Doctors must unite to stop them – or face extermination twice over!  Doctor Who: Out o…

VIDEO: David Tennant and Anna Hope Star in Gridlock Sequel For Doctor Who Lockdown

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David Tennant reprises his role as the Tenth Doctor as he makes a surprise guest appearance in a specially written sequel for the third series episode Gridlock.

The 11-minute short was written by Russell T. Davies, who joined the live tweet tonight of the two New New York episodes New Earth and Gridlock. The short stars Anna Hope as Novice Hame who, on the last day of her life, is visited by a familiar figure from her past.


The video was produced by Emily Cook of Doctor Who Magazine and was recorded remotely under COVID-19 restrictions. Emily has been behind the Doctor Who: LOCKDOWN tweetalongs which are in aid of The Film and TV Charity's COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund, supporting the creative community which has been affected by the Coronavirus pandemic. 
You can donate to the appeal here.


David Tennant Tops Poll Of Greatest Scottish Actors

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A Scottish poll to identify the country's greatest cultural icons has placed David Tennant at the top of the Greatest Ever Actor category. The Scottish Times and Sunday Times launched the survey and asked their readers' panel to cast their vote across seven different categories highlighting the best of the country's cultural heritage. The results are now in and the greatest Scottish cultural Top 10s have been revealed.

David tops his category head of fellow Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi, Trainspotting actors Ewan McGregor and Robert Carlyle and James Bond himself Sean Connery.
GREATEST EVER ACTOR 1. David Tennant
2. Sean Connery
3. Robert Carlyle
4. Peter Capaldi
5. Ewan McGregor
6. James McAvoy
7. Tilda Swinton
8. Martin Compston
9. Deborah Kerr
10. Shirley Henderson
Winners of the other categories are:

Greatest Ever Singer - Annie LennoxGreatest Ever Album - Proclaimers: Sunshine On LeithGreatest Ever Novel: Sunset Song by Lewis Grassic GibbonGreatest Ever TV Show - Still GameGreates…

Doctor Who Lockdown: Live Tweetalong For New Earth And Gridlock Tonight

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The next live Doctor Who Lockdown tweetalong is this evening with an international rewatch of the Season 2 episode New Earth and the Season 3 episode Gridlock.

The live tweeting will be led by writer and former showrunner Russell T Davies and Novice Hame actress Anna Hope. 
Follow them on Twitter @russelldavies63 and @anna_hope 
From 7pm BST, fans all over the world will start to watch New Earth via BBC iPlayer, Netflix, Amazon, other local streaming or rental services or even their own DVD or digital copies. There’ll then be a short break before at 8pm BST we start to watch Gridlock. 

PLUS a special new SEQUEL written by Russell T Davies will be released. There's a secret that must be told and it will be at 8.45pm with the release of The Secret of Novice Hame. A brand new story released online, starring Anna Hope as Hame... and an extra special guest star! With a beautiful brand new score by Murray Gold. On the last day of her life, Novice Hame has a final, terrible secret... but who…

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