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VIDEO: First Look At David Tennant In Deadwater Fell

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The first look trailer for Deadwater Fell has been released by Channel 4.
Check it out below:




Deadwater Fell is expected to air in the UK on Channel 4 from January 2020. 


The new 4X60’ drama is written by Daisy Coulam (Humans, Grantchester) and produced by Kudos, part of Endemol Shine UK, it follows two families in the aftermath of a horrific crime. The series, is set in the small fictional town of Kirkdarroch, and filming took place earlier this year entirely on location in Scotland. When a seemingly perfect and happy family is murdered by someone they know and trust, the small Scottish community they call home becomes riven with mistrust and suspicion as those closest to the family begin to question everything they thought they knew about their friends... As much as it is an exploration of the anatomy of a terrible crime, Deadwater Fell (w/t) is equally a forensic dissection of two relationships – Kate and Tom, Jess and Steve. BAFTA and NTA-winning David Tennant (Broadchurch, Doctor Who…

PHOTOS: David Tennant Attends Mary Poppins Opening Night

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David Tennant attended the opening night performance of "Mary Poppins" at Prince Edward Theatre this evening. 
The magical story of the world's favourite Nanny is triumphantly and spectacularly brought to the stage with dazzling choreography, incredible effects and unforgettable songs. Starring Zizi Strallen, returning to play the title role following great acclaim on the recent sell-out international tour, Charlie Stemp as Bert, who recently gave an award-winning performance as Arthur Kipps in Cameron Mackintosh's production of Half A Sixpence, Joseph Millson as Mr Banks, Amy Griffiths as Mrs Banks and the legendary Petula Clark as The Bird Woman.

The stage production of MARY POPPINS is brilliantly adapted from the wonderful stories by PL Travers and the original film. It is co-created by Cameron Mackintosh and has a book by Oscar-winning screenwriter and Downton Abbey creator, Julian Fellowes. With a timeless score by Richard M Sherman and Robert B Sherman including …

Good Omens And There She Goes Nominated In The C21 International Drama Awards

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The finalists for the annual C21 International Drama Awards have been announced and two of David Tennant’s projects are in the running. 
Good Omens is nominated in the Best English Language Drama Series whilst There She Goes is up for Best Comedy Drama Series.


The awards are voted for by the world’s leading scripted commissioners and buyers and the finalists reflect the prolific drama output over the past 12 months.

The winners will be announced at the International Drama Awards Ceremony between 6pm and 7pm on December 5 as part of Content London 2019.
The chairman of the judges, C21 editor-in-chief and managing director David Jenkinso said: “The C21 International Drama Awards are voted for by leading international buyers and commissioners, and as such really define the top shows on air around the world. The mix of finalists this year is testament to the amazing quality of shows being made on all continents and the continued dominance of the drama genre. We look forward to unveiling the w…

AUS & NZ: Good Omens Out On DVD And Blu-ray Now

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The Amazon Prime series Good Omens is now available on DVD And Blu-ray In Australia and New Zealand.
Click here to order
This release comes packed with bonus content!
Special Features Include:
• Page To Screen 
• Aziraphale's World 
• Bookshop Tour 
• Crowley's World 
• Deleted Scenes 
• Storyboard 
• Concept Art Gallery 
• Costume Design Gallery 
• Queen compilation 
• Good Omens VFX reel 
• Audio commentaries
• Good Omens trailer 
• The Characters of Good Omens 
• The World of Good Omens 


David Tennant stars as fast-living demon Crowley opposite Michael Sheen as fussy angel Aziraphale in the six-part series which was adapted and produced by 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 existence and f…

David Tennant Appears In Neil Gaiman's Playing In The Dark; Show Recorded For Radio At Christmas

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David Tennant was a surprise guest reader alongside Neil Gaiman yesterday evening during the best-selling author's literary event at London's Barbican Centre. Neil hosted an evening of words and music with readings from his own books complemented by music performed by the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

David joined the performance to read from Good Omens, the 1990 novel the Neil co-wrote with the late Sir Terry Pratchett. David recently played the demon Crowley in the Amazon Prime adaptation of the novel and revisited the role - also providing a faithful version of Michael Sheen's Aziraphale - during his reading. 









Music included pieces by Gershwin, Sibelius, Britten and Wagner, with vocal performances by baritone Simon Butteriss and singer Amanda Palmer, Neil's wife, who performed A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square and also read out some of Neil's writing.

If you missed out on the live event, don't despair! The concert has been recorded by the BBC and will be broadcas…

Filming For David Tennant Thriller “Quicksand” Now Due To Start In 2020

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There’s an update to news about filming for Quicksand, the thriller with David Tennant and Emily Watson attached as leads. Co-starring Toby Kebbell and directed by Mark Brozel, backstage.com report that casting director Elaine Grainger is now on board. 
Production which was expected to begin this spring is now due to start at some point in 2020 with the shoot taking place on location in Crete.  The film’s name was changed to Midday Sun earlier in the year, but now appears to be going under the original moniker of Quicksand once more. 
The plot focuses on a British couple, Dan (Tennant) and Sarah (Watson), living out their dream in the Mediterranean. But their paradise comes to an abrupt end when their visiting son is murdered by a local youth. The grief stricken Dan is offered a chance at revenge by a dangerous stranger (Kebbell) who won’t take no for an answer, but the price of revenge is one more murder.

Tickets For An Audience With David Tennant And Matt Smith On Sale Now

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Tickets for An Audience With David Tennant And Matt Smith are on sale now.
The event, which is hosted by Wales Comic Con, takes place at the Telford International Centre in Telford, Shropshire on Saturday 7th December at 7pm.
It’s a stand alone event meaning that you don’t have to have a ticket to the convention, which is already sold out, to attend.
The 90 minute talk with David and Matt will be hosted by Bafta nominee; Dr Rhys Jones. Attendees will also receive an exclusive Doctor Who print and there will be featured giveaways throughout the evening. 

Ticket prices range from £35 - £100. Get yours here. 

David Tennant Confirms A Return To The Stage In 2020

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David Tennant has confirmed that he will be returning to the theatre next year and will be treading the boards in a new play in 2020. 
David made the statement during a live stream Q&A at yesterday’s GalaxyCon Minneapolis. The last time David appeared on stage was back in 2017 when he appeared in Don Juan In Soho. The role saw him pick up the What’s On Stage Award for Best Actor In A Play.  David didn’t reveal any further details about his new project, but we will keep you updated with news as and when it is announced.
In the meantime you can check out David’s Q&A from yesterday here, courtesy of @NDKiwi.

AUSTRALIA: Broadchurch Comes To SBS On Demand This Week

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All three seasons of the award-winning UK drama Broadchurch will drop on SBS On Demand in Australia on Thursday 14th November. The acclaimed crime drama stars David Tennant and Olivia Colman as police colleagues Alec Hardy and Ellie Miller with other characters played by Jodie Whittaker, Arthur Darvill, Eve Myles, Andrew Buchan, Phoebe Waller-Bridge and Julie Hesmondhalgh. 

In season one, the small seaside community of Broadchurch is devastated by the murder of 11-year-old Danny Latimer. DI Alec Hardy arrives in town to head up the investigation into his death.

In season two, as the trial of Danny's killer gets underway, Hardy and Miller reunite to tackle an unsolved case that has been haunting Hardy for years.

In season three the detectives reunite as the town faces a new trauma when a woman is sexually assaulted during a party. 

Broadchurch was conceived and written by Chris Chibnall and originally aired on ITV in the UK. 


David Tennant Weekly News Update: Monday 4th - Sunday 10th November

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Children In Need’s Got It Covered Is The UK’s Biggest Selling Album

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Children In Need’s Got It Covered has topped the compilation album charts and become the UK’s biggest selling album this week.


The album is an exciting new venture for the charity this year and features a glittering line-up of some of the UK’s most critically-acclaimed actors from stage and screen who have banded together to help make a positive difference to the lives of disadvantaged children and young people throughout the UK. Full album track list is as follows:
David Tennant has covered Sunshine on Leith by The Proclaimers
Helena Bonham Carter CBE has covered Both Sides Now by Joni Mitchell
Jim Broadbent has covered Blue Moon by Rogers and Hart
Olivia Colman CBE has covered Glory Box by Portishead
Shaun Dooley has covered Never Grow Up by Taylor Swift
Luke Evans has covered Smile by Charlie Chaplin
Suranne Jones has covered Symphony by Clean Bandit
Adrian Lester OBE has covered I Wish by Stevie Wonder
Himesh Patel has covered All These Things That I’ve Done by The Killers
Jodie Whi…

USA: David Tennant Takes Part In Live Stream Q&A At GalaxyCon Minneapolis Today

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David Tennant is to take part in a special Live Stream Q&A for attendees of GalaxyCon Minneapolis today. David was due to appear at the fan convention this weekend, but unfortunately he cancelled due to family commitments. Rather than leave his fans too disappointed by his lack of attendance he has agreed to take part in a live stream Q&A session which will take place at 11am local time in the Main Events Ballroom.
Ninth Doctor star, Christopher Eccleston, has thrilled fans by making a rare convention appearance and stepping in and attending the event in David’s place. 
David has confirmed to organisers that he will endeavour to attend the event next year, bar any conflicting commitments.  


USA: Children In Need: Got It Covered Featuring David Tennant’s Cover Of The Proclaimers Is Out Now

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Fans in the USA will be pleased to know that the hotly anticipated Children in Need: Got It Covered album is released in America today. It can be ordered now at Amazon.com here . The album, in aid of BBC Children in Need, is an exciting new venture for the charity this year and features a glittering line-up of some of the UK’s most critically-acclaimed actors from stage and screen who have banded together to help make a positive difference to the lives of disadvantaged children and young people throughout the UK. Full album track list is as follows:
David Tennant has covered Sunshine on Leith by The Proclaimers
Helena Bonham Carter CBE has covered Both Sides Now by Joni Mitchell
Jim Broadbent has covered Blue Moon by Rogers and Hart
Olivia Colman CBE has covered Glory Box by Portishead
Shaun Dooley has covered Never Grow Up by Taylor Swift
Luke Evans has covered Smile by Charlie Chaplin
Suranne Jones has covered Symphony by Clean Bandit
Adrian Lester OBE has covered I Wish by Stevie Wonder
Himesh…

UK: DuckTales - “Last Christmas!” Premieres on Disney XD Today

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Season 2 of the award winning DuckTales continues on Disney XD from today at 5.30pm. A repeat of the episode will also screen at 8.30pm. 
David Tennant stars as adventuring billionaire Scrooge McDuck in the reboot of the classic 1980s animated series. Co-starring Danny Pudi, Ben Schwartz and Bobby Moynihan as mischievous triplets Huey, Dewey and Louie, Kate Micucci as their fearless friend Webby, Tony Anselmo as Donald Duck, Toks Olagundoye as faithful housekeeper Mrs Beakley and Beck Bennett as inept pilot Launchpad McQuack, the series sees the Duck family embarking on globe-trotting adventures and treasure hunts, and uncovering family secrets along the way.
DuckTales “Last Christmas!
Scrooge avoids the pressures of the holidays by travelling back in time with a trio of fun-loving ghosts to crash history's greatest Christmas parties. Time-lost Dewey teams up with young Donald Duck to find his mother on Christmas.

An Evening With David Tennant And Matt Smith Event Announced For Wales Comic Con

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Wales Comic Con have announced an exciting new interview event featuring David Tennant and Matt Smith. An Evening With David Tennant And Matt Smith will take place on Saturday 7th December 2019 at 7pm at the Telford International Centre in Telford, Shropshire. 

Tickets go on sale on Monday at 7pm at www.walescomiccon.com 


UK: DuckTales - “The Golden Armory Of Cornelius Coot!” Premieres on Disney XD Today

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Season 2 of the award winning DuckTales continues on Disney XD in the UK from today at 5.30pm. The episode repeats at 8.30pm.
David Tennant stars as adventuring billionaire Scrooge McDuck in the reboot of the classic 1980s animated series. Co-starring Danny Pudi, Ben Schwartz and Bobby Moynihan as mischievous triplets Huey, Dewey and Louie, Kate Micucci as their fearless friend Webby, Tony Anselmo as Donald Duck, Toks Olagundoye as faithful housekeeper Mrs Beakley and Beck Bennett as inept pilot Launchpad McQuack, the series sees the Duck family embarking on globe-trotting adventures and treasure hunts, and uncovering family secrets along the way.

DuckTales “The Golden Armory Of Cornelius Coot!” DescriptionWebby leads the kids in a race against the Beagles to find a secret treasure while hiding a secret of her own; Della is forced to teach Launchpad how to  actually fly a plane.

UK: The Quite Nice and Fairly Accurate Good Omens Script Book To Be Published In Paperback Next Year

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The Quite Nice and Fairly Accurate Good Omens Script Book is to be published as a paperback in the UK on 6th February 2020.

The book contains much that is new and revelatory and even several scenes that are not actually in the final television series. It also includes an introduction by Neil Gaiman about bringing Good Omens to the screen

Neil Gaiman's glorious reinvention of the iconic bestseller Good Omens is adapted from the internationally beloved novel by Terry Pratchett and Neil Gaiman . The series is written and show-run by Neil himself and stars David Tennant, Michael Sheen, Jon Hamm and Miranda Richardson.

Before he died in 2015, Terry Pratchett asked Neil Gaiman to make a television series of the internationally beloved novel they wrote together about the end of the world.

And so, Neil began to write. And continued to write until he had six episodes that brought an angel, Aziraphale, and a demon, Crowley, (the only things standing between us and the inevitable Armageddon) to …

UK: DuckTales - “A Nightmare on Killmotor Hill!“ Premieres on Disney XD Today

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Season 2 of the award winning DuckTales continues on Disney XD In The UK from today at 5.30pm. A repeat of the episode airs at 8.30pm. 
David Tennant stars as adventuring billionaire Scrooge McDuck in the reboot of the classic 1980s animated series. Co-starring Danny Pudi, Ben Schwartz and Bobby Moynihan as mischievous triplets Huey, Dewey and Louie, Kate Micucci as their fearless friend Webby, Tony Anselmo as Donald Duck, Toks Olagundoye as faithful housekeeper Mrs Beakley and Beck Bennett as inept pilot Launchpad McQuack, the series sees the Duck family embarking on globe-trotting adventures and treasure hunts, and uncovering family secrets along the way.

DuckTales “A Nightmare on Killmotor Hill!
The kids are pulled into a world made of their wildest dreams. Unfortunately, Lena’s worst nightmare comes true: Magica De Spell is back and coming to reclaim what’s hers. 
*Catherine Tate (“Doctor Who”), Kimiko Glenn (“Orange Is the New Black”) and Libe Barer (“Sneaky Pete”) return as Magica …

USA: Good Omens Released On DVD, Blu-ray & Ltd Ed Steelbook Today

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The Amazon Prime series Good Omens is now available on DVD, Blu-ray and Ltd Edition Steelbook in the USA!
Click here to order the DVD from amazon.com Click here to order the Blu-ray from amazon.com Click here to order the Ltd Ed Steelbook from amazon.com
This release comes packed with bonus content and includes exclusive collectors’ art cards!
Special Features Include:
• Page To Screen 
• Aziraphale's World 
• Bookshop Tour 
• Crowley's World 
• Deleted Scenes 
• Storyboard 
• Concept Art Gallery 
• Costume Design Gallery 
• Queen compilation 
• Good Omens VFX reel 
• Audio commentaries
• Good Omens trailer 
• The Characters of Good Omens 
• The World of Good Omens 


David Tennant stars as fast-living demon Crowley opposite Michael Sheen as fussy angel Aziraphale in the six-part series which was adapted and produced by 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 f…

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