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VIDEO: First Look At David Tennant In Action In Around The World In 80 Days Trailer

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The first teaser trailer for David Tennant's epic new adventure series Around The World In 80 Days has been released.  Adapted from the classic Jules Verne novel, the eight-part series stars David Tennant as Phileas Fogg, a 19th Century gentleman and adventurer who, with his valet, Passepartout, played by rising French actor Ibrahim Koma, takes on the legendary journey of circumnavigating the globe in just 80 days following an outrageous bet. They are swiftly joined by aspiring journalist Abigail Fix, played by The Crown’s Leonie Benesch, who seizes the chance to report on this extraordinary story. Other cast members include Jason Watkins, Peter Sullivan, Lindsay Duncan, Dolly Wells, Richard Wilson, Faical Elkihel, Anthony Flanagan, Gary Beadle and Giovanni Scifoni.   Watch the trailer below: The series is being adapted by writers including Ashley Pharoah and Caleb Ranson and is a Slim Film + Television and Federation co-production with additional co-production partners, Palladium

David Tennant Does A Podcast With... Wins Podcast Of The Year At The TRIC Awards

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David Tennant's podcast, David Tennant Does A Podcast With..., has won Podcast Of The Year at the TRIC Awards. Produced by Somethin' Else with Georgia Tennant, David Tennant Does A Podcast With... features intimate and in-depth conversations with some of the biggest names in film, television and politics. Over two seasons David has chatted to the likes of Billie Piper, Neil Gaiman Catherine Tate, Michael Sheen, Dame Judi Dench, Cush Jumbo, and Sir Ian McKellen. Watch David's acceptance speech from yesterday's ceremony below: The Television and Radio Industries Club was formed in 1931, originally as the 'Radio Industries Club'. Today TRIC members represent all sectors of the TV and radio industries and the society aims to promote mutual understanding, goodwill and networking among those who who are involved in technology and related industries. David Tennant Does A Podcast With... is available on  Acast ,  Apple Podcasts ,  Spotify  and all good podcast prov

FINAL SPACE: Season 3 Comes To Netflix But It's The End Of The Journey For The Show

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There's good news and bad news for fans of the animated series Final Space, created by and starring Olan Rogers and co-starring David Tennant.  The third season of the show, which has already aired on TBS and Adult Swim in the USA, will be available at last to an international audience when it arrives on Netflix on September 16th. Final space follows astronaut Gary and his alien buddy Mooncake as they traverse the galaxy with an eclectic bunch of companions. David voices The Lord Commander, an evil,adversary who is determined to get his hands on Mooncake for the awesome destructive power he possesses. Other cast members include Tika Sumpter, Coty Galloway and Steven Yuen. The bad news is that Season 3 will be the last of the series. Olan Rogers announced the shows cancellation, saying: "This has been an incredible journey, and I'm extremely humbled by all of you! All over the world who gave this show a chance. It means more than you will ever know!" Olan also posted a

VIDEO & PHOTOS: David Tennant Wins Best Drama Performance At The 2021 National Television Awards

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David Tennant scooped the award for Best Drama Performance for his role as Dennis Nilsen in the true crime drama Des at last night's National Television Awards. David was presented with the trophy by his Good Omens and Staged co-star Michael Sheen. After being greeted by Michael on the stage, who pretended to accept the award himself, David told him 'I know how hard it was to hand that over'. He then joked 'I’m very sad you’re not up here receiving this award…though obviously not that sad, because I’m delighted.' He went on to thank ITV and everyone involved in the drama and praised them for helping to tell a story in a way which doesn't glorify serial killers.  Turning to his wife Georgia Tennant in the audience he said : 'On a personal note I want to thank Georgia and my family. We had just had a baby when we filmed this and the last thing Georgia needed was me sloping off to go to a very dark place and play a serial killer. So thank you for putting up wit

David Tennant Nominated For Des In Tonight's National Television Awards

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David Tennant and his true crime drama Des are both nominated in tonight's National Television Awards and you can watch the ceremony live on ITV from 7.30pm to see if they win! David is nominated for Best Drama performance for his role as real life serial killer Dennis Nilsen with the series itself up for Best New Drama. In Des David Tennant appears as serial killer Dennis Nilsen, who murdered over fifteen young men and boys in London over a period of five years. Co-starring Daniel Mays and Jason Watkins, Des focuses on Nilsen's capture and subsequent trial, one of the most infamous criminal cases in UK history. The three-part series is based on the book Killing For Company by Brian Masters and premiered on ITV in the UK.  Known as the ‘kindly killer’, Nilsen was a local civil servant who murdered vulnerable and often homeless males he met on the streets of Soho from 1978 to 1983. He would befriend these men before offering them food or lodgings for the evening back at his Nort

David and Georgia Tennant Team Up For New Thriller ‘Hide’

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  Deadline reports that  David Tennant is his  set to team  up with his wife  Georgia Tennant  to star in and executive produce  Hide   for Peacock.  Written and  executive produced by showrunners   Michele Fazekas   and   Tara Butters  and directed and executive produced by Emmy, BAFTA, and DGA-nominee   Julie Anne Robinson , the drama series is set to take the classic "Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde" story and mix in a conspiracy thriller. David  plays a disgraced journalist who stumbles upon a story that could resurrect his career. But he quickly learns he's seen something he shouldn't have and is now the target of unknown adversaries who will do anything to silence him. On the run as people around him go missing or die, a serious accident has an extraordinary side effect on him. Now he realises that there are monsters in the world – and that he might just be one of them.  “One of my earliest jobs was playing ‘first policeman’ in a BBC radio adaptation of ‘Dr Jekyll and

David Tennant & Des Nominated in Edinburgh TV Awards

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David Tennant has been nominated as Best TV Actor in the Edinburgh TV Awards 2021 for his performance in the acclaimed ITV series Des. David played real-life serial killer Dennis Nilsen in the three-part drama, who murdered around a dozen young men and boys in his London homes between 1978 and 1983. The series itself is also nominated as Best Drama. The Edinburgh TV Awards, now in their 20th year, are the highlight of the annual Edinburgh TV Festival and celebrate outstanding talent and the breadth of creativity that the TV industry has to offer, both in the UK and abroad. In the TV Actor category,which is new for 2021, David finds himself up against his Des co-star, Jason Watkins as well as his former Doctor Who colleague Billie Piper, who is shortlisted for her performance in I Hate Suzie. Des will have competition from the BBC's I Will Destroy You and Channel 4's It's A Sin. The full shortlists in both categories are below: BEST TV ACTOR – DRAMA Billie Piper in I Hate

Georgia Tennant Meets The Cybermen In New Doctor Who Audio Adventures From Big Finish

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  The Doctor’s daughter  Jenny  is facing her father’s enemies – and one of her own – in this latest volume of full cast audio adventures from Big Finish.     Due for release in November 2021,  Jenny – The Doctor’s Daughter :  Still Running  features the return of Georgia Tennant in the titular role, as she travels throughout the galaxies with her companion Noah (Sean Biggerstaff). Across these four brand new adventures, she runs  into  Dorium   Maldovar  (Simon Fisher-Becker), fights the Cybermen (Nicholas Briggs) and is reunited with bounty hunter Colt-5000 (Siân Phillips) in a showdown that could come with a cost...     Jenny first appeared in the 2008  Doctor Who  television episode  The Doctor’s Daughter , and has been played on screen and audio by Georgia Tennant ( Staged ) ever since.     Jenny – The Doctor’s Daughter :  Still Running  is available for pre-order as a collector’s edition box set at £24.99 and as a digital download at £19.99, exclusively from  www.bigfinish.com.  

Screening Starring David & Georgia Tennant Makes Official Selection In Discover Film Awards

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The 2020 short Screening,  written and directed by Christian Brassington, has been accepted into the Official Selection for the Discover Film Awards 2021. The satirical film stars David Tennant, Georgia Tennant, Joanna Horton and Stephen Mangan. Filmed via remote technology during the UK's first lockdown last year, Screening takes us back to 2016, as a scientific advisor gets hit by the full farce of the government she’s trying to help. The all-star cast brilliantly bring to life the story of a disease expert who is wading through the treacle of government bureaucracy. Can she persuade the powers-that-be that we actually do need experts? And that ignoring the science can have deadly, global consequences... The Discover Film Awards run from 1st to 3rd October with screenings at the Prince Charles Cinema in London's West End. The festival also hosts cinema screenings, live panel discussions, networking events and script-pitching round tables.  The awards ceremony will take place

Deadwater Fell Comes To Disney+ Next Month

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Disney+ subscribers will be able to watch David Tennant's crime drama Deadwater Fell from next month when it arrives on the streaming service as part of a raft of new additions for the autumn. The four-part series will be available from Wednesday 22nd September. In Deadwater Fell, a house fire tears through a family home in a small Scottish village and the fatalities devastate the close community. However, it soon becomes apparent that the fire was started deliberately and the finger of suspicion quickly points to local GP Tom Kendrick (David Tennant), the sole survivor of the blaze. The drama, which premiered in the UK in 2020, also stars Cush Jumbo, Anna Madeley and Matthew McNulty. Disney+ is available in the UK for £7.99 a month here .

VIDEO: BBC Release The Best Of The Tenth Doctor - Part One

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The BBC have uploaded a 50 minute of David Tennant's best moments as The Tenth Doctor in Doctor Who. The video which is just Part One features clips from David's very first appearance in The Parting Of The Ways to the series 3 episode Blink. David joined the show in 2005 as the Tenth incarnation of the Time Lord and went on to achieve global success with the part. Over 4 years and 47 episodes David won critical acclaim, walking away from the show in January 2010 with an armfull of accolades including National Television Awards and a BAFTA Cymru. Fans too were won and his Doctor was voted the best ever by reader's of Doctor Who Magazine. In November 2009 the episode The Waters Of Mars gave BBC America their biggest ever ratings.And in the UK over 10 Million people tuned in on 1st January 2010 to see the demise of David's Doctor as he regenrated. The 23rd November 2013 saw the 50th Anniversary of Doctor Who and marked the return of David Tennant to the TARDIS for a one of

David Tennant's New Animated Film 'The Loud House Movie' Is Streaming Now On Netflix

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David Tennant’s new animated film, The Loud House Movie is streaming now on Netflix. The Loud House is an American animated television series created by Chris Savino for Nickelodeon. The series revolves around the chaotic everyday life of a boy named Lincoln Loud, who is the middle child and only son in a large family of 11 children. The Loud House Movie sees the biggest family on television go on the biggest Loud family vacation ever! The adventure follows the Loud family to Scotland where they discover that they are descendants of Scottish royalty. The family quickly indulges in the most wish-fulfilling high-life ever when they discover their ancestral home is a castle. David Tennant voices the character Angus. Directed by Dave Needham and written by Kevin Sullivan and Chris Viscardi, the voice cast also includes Asher Bishop, Michelle Gomez,  Grey Griffin, Jill Talley, Brian Stepanek, Jessica DiCicco, Liliana Mumy, Cristina Pucelli, Nika Futterman, Lara Jill Miller, Andre Robinson,

David Tennant Photographed On The Set Of Inside Man

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David Tennant was photographed on the set of Inside Man earlier this week.  David is among the stellar cast who will  appear in Steven Moffat's upcoming limited series. The four-part drama will also star Stanley Tucci (Supernova, Fortitude) in the titular role, with Dolly Wells (Dracula, Blunt Talk) and Lydia West (It's A Sin, Years And Years). Netflix have come on board the project to stream the series internationally outside the UK and Ireland.  Produced by Hartswood films, the drama's plot is still very much under wraps, but what is teased so far is that it focuses on a prisoner on death row in the USA, a vicar in a quiet English town played by David, and a maths teacher trapped in a cellar, who cross paths in the most unexpected way. Steven Moffat and his wife Sue Vertue, executive producer for Hartswood Films, say: “We’re a bit stunned, and very excited, at the acting talent we’re managing to assemble for this show. Can’t wait to crawl out of our lockdown bunker and ge

David Tennant And ‘Des’ Shortlisted For National TV Awards - Vote Now

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David Tennant and his true crime drama Des have been shortlisted in the National Television Awards. David is nominated for Best Drama performance for his role as real life serial killer Dennis Nilsen with the series itself up for Best New Drama. The awards will take place at the O2 in London on Thursday 9th September and will be shown live on ITV. You can place your vote until noon that day.  Click here to vote now  In Des  David Tennant appears as serial killer Dennis Nilsen, who murdered over fifteen young men and boys in London over a period of five years. Co-starring Daniel Mays and Jason Watkins, Des focuses on Nilsen's capture and subsequent trial, one of the most infamous criminal cases in UK history. The three-part series is based on the book Killing For Company by Brian Masters and premiered on ITV in the UK.  Known as the ‘kindly killer’, Nilsen was a local civil servant who murdered vulnerable and often homeless males he met on the streets of Soho from 1978 to 1983. He w

It’s Jacobi vs Tennant As The Tenth Doctor Battles The War Master In A New Doctor Who Audio Adventure

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Professor Yana, is that you? Sir Derek Jacobi returns as The War Master in a brand-new box set of audio adventures due for release in June 2022. For the past four years, to great popular acclaim, the War Master has successfully waged a campaign of evil at Big Finish Productions. Originally glimpsed on screen in the 2007  Doctor Who  story,  Utopia , the Time War incarnation of the Doctor’s best enemy is back for a seventh series. And this time, the two Time Lords face each other once more – but who remembers who?  Sir Derek Jacobi  reprises the role of the Master for these four thrilling new stories, featuring an explosive showdown with  David Tennant ’s Tenth Doctor, guest-starring in the final episode, fifteen years after they first met on television.  The War Master: Self-Defence  is now available for pre-order as a collector’s edition four-disc box set (on CD at £24.99) and as a digital download (at £19.99), exclusively  HERE .  The Forest of Penitence  by  Lou Morgan   The Players

Watch Heart To Heart Starring David Tennant & Fern Deacon Online Via paus

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The first two episodes of the short form romantic comedy series Heart To Heart will be available to stream via paus during a 48-hour weekend takeover event starting from Friday 20 th August. The series is created by IR Bell-Webb and directed by Lilah Vandenburgh, and stars David Tennant and Fern Deacon as the leads. In Heart To Heart, a young girl is scared to make the first move. But her heart has something to say about it. Literally After waking up from yet another heart surgery, Liddy (Fern Deacon) starts hearing a voice telling her that she risks dying a virgin, and that's unacceptable...it's her heart Lump (David Tennant) talking. He's planning to help her get with hot nurse Kim (Siena Kelly) and learn to live a little. The two episodes will go live from Friday 20th August at 6 pm UK time and will be available to enjoy and support worldwide for the entire weekend. This will be the online premiere of the pilot, following its debut at SXSW 2020 and BFI Flare 2020, a

Once More Into The Dalek Universe For David Tennant In Three New Audio Adventures

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Once more into the Dalek Universe for David Tennant, as the stories are today revealed for the third and final volume of  Doctor Who – Dalek Universe.     Released in October 2021, this climactic trio of epic full-cast audio dramas takes the Tenth Doctor (David Tennant) and Anya Kingdom (Jane Slavin) further into adventure and intrigue, as they encounter old friends and enemies including Dr River Song (Alex Kingston) and Davros (Terry Molloy) –   neither of whom are quite as the Doctor remembers them...     Doctor Who: Dalek Universe 3  is available to pre-order as a collector’s edition CD at £24.99 or on download at £19.99, exclusively at  www.bigfinish.com .     Lost in a universe before the Time War, the Doctor is still struggling to find a way back home... but has only found himself in the middle of another war. A very familiar war, involving his oldest enemies – and their malevolent creator.     However  he’s not alone – as there are old friends here too. At least he thinks they’r

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