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David Tennant Big Finish Audio Adventure Nominated In Radio Academy Awards

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The 2020 Big Finish production Doctor Who: Out Of Time has been nominated for a Radio Academy ARIA, the Audio and Radio Industry Awards. The full cast adventure paired David Tennant's Tenth Doctor and Tom Baker's Fourth Doctor as the two generations of the Time Lord join forces to repel an army of invading Daleks.  Doctor Who: Out Of Time is nominated in the Best Fictional Storytelling category. BEST FICTIONAL STORYTELLING Doctor Who: Out of Time - Big Finish Productions Eight Point Nine Nine - BBC Audio Bristol for BBC Radio 4 The Fir Tree - Almost Tangible Have You Heard George's Podcast? - George the Poet for BBC Sounds The Human Frontier 1 - Big Finish Productions Red Earth Red Sky - BBC Audio Drama North for BBC Radio 4 See the full shortlist here . The winners of the 2021 ARIAS will be announced at a ceremony in London’s West End on 26th May which will be streamed online free for all Radio Academy Members to watch.   Register now to join the live stream on 26 May . Th

Third And Final Series Of DuckTales Coming To Disney Plus

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The third and final series of Disney's much celebrated reboot of their classic animated series DuckTales is coming to Disney Plus from Friday 30th April.  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. Series 3 features appearances by classic Disney characters Daisy Duck, Goofy and favourites from TaleSpin, Chip ‘n’ Dale Rescue Rangers and Darkwing Duck. The new season finds the Duck family embarking on a globetrotting hunt for the world’s greatest lost artifacts, with a secret organization from Scrooge’s pa

David Tennant Returns For More Doctor Who Audio Adventures With Big Finish In Dalek Universe 2

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If  you’ve finally recovered from THAT cliffhanger from  Dalek Universe 1 , get prepared for the next chapter in the Dalek saga! Get ready to further explore  Doctor Who: Dalek Universe , the three-volume epic of full cast audio dramas from Big Finish.   With its second volume set for release in July 2021, today the trailer and story details are released for  Dalek Universe 2 . This trio of tales take the Tenth Doctor (David Tennant), Anya Kingdom (Jane Slavin) and Mark Seven (Joe Sims) deeper into family histories, aboard the strangest of space stations and to a truth that might tear them apart...   This box set also guest stars Blake Ritson ( Upstairs Downstairs, Adam Adamant Lives! ) as the mysterious Major McLinn, a military commander on a Space Security Service outpost, who is harbouring a dark secret.      Doctor Who: Dalek Universe 2  is released in July 2021 and is now available to pre-order as a collector’s edition CD at £24.99 or on download at £19.99, exclusively at  www.big

USA: Season 3 Of Final Space Continues On Adult Swim Tonight

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The third season of Final Space continues with the premiere of Episode 6 on Adult Swim in the USA tonight from 10.30pm ET/PT. Created by and starring Olan Rogers, the animated space opera also stars Tika Sumpter, Coty Galloway and Steven Yuen with David Tennant as the villainous Lord Commander. In tonight’s episode, Change Is Gonna Come, Gary and the crew race to find a cure for Quinn's Final Space poisoning; Ash confronts Invictus; Tribore and Quatronostro find out about a prophecy and journey to the great oracle Tim Belts. Final Space follows Gary Goodspeed and his alien buddy Mooncake as they traverse the galaxy with their eclectic gang known as Team Squad. The Season 2 climax saw the gang freeing the Titan Bolo and entering the eponymous Final Space. However, the Lord Commander is still in pursuit of Mooncake for the awesome power he possesses. The third season will be available on Netflix worldwide later in 2021.

AUDIOBOOK: Out Now - David Tennant Reads Terry Pratchett's The Carpet People

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Available to download from today through Audible in the UK, David Tennant is the reader of a new 50th anniversary audiobook of the late Sir Terry Pratchett's first ever novel, The Carpet People. Written when the Good Omens co-author and Discworld creator was just 17 years old, and revisited and revised by him later in life, The Carpet People is perfect for ages seven and up. Order a digital download from Audible  here . The Carpet People In the beginning, there was nothing but endless flatness. Then came the Carpet.... That's the old story everyone knows and loves (even if they don't really believe it). But now the Carpet is home to many different tribes and peoples, and there's a new story in the making: the story of Fray, sweeping a trail of destruction across the Carpet. The story of power-hungry mouls - and of two Munrung brothers, who set out on an adventure to end all adventures when their village is flattened. It's a story that will come to a terrible

AUDIO: Listen To The DuckTales Podcast - Episode 4: Ghost Library

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Following the conclusion  of the Disney animated show DuckTales, the series cast have reprised their voice roles for ‘This Duckburg Life,’ an original scripted podcast for kids and families. A new episode of the podcast premiered today on Disney XD YouTube, DisneyNOW and Disney XD VOD or you can subscribe wherever you get your podcasts.  This Duckburg Life sees Huey Duck (Danny Pudi) hosting a show for Duckburg Public Radio, and the seven-part series will be packed with familiar characters and riveting stories from the DuckTales world. Joining Pudi to reprise their voice roles in This Duckburg Life will be David Tennant (Scrooge McDuck), Ben Schwartz (Dewey), Bobby Moynihan (Louie), Kate Micucci (Webby Vanderquack), Beck Bennett (Launchpad McQuack), Toks Olagundoye (Mrs. Beakley), Jim Rash (Gyro Gearloose), Josh Brener (Mark Beaks), Margo Martindale (Ma Beagle) and Tony Anselmo (Donald Duck), with others yet to be announced.  The fourth episode, Ghost Library tells the story of how fiv

David Tennant Weekly News Update: Monday 12th - Sunday 18th April

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Catch up with our updates about David Tennant's projects and appearances with this weekly post. Simply click the link to read the article. Don't forget, if you want to access older news stories you can still do so in our archives.       David Tennant At 50 David Tennant At 50 - The Top 50 Moments - Part One David Tennant At 50 - The Top 50 Moments - Part Two David Tennant At 50 - The Top 50 Moments - Part Three Jo Whiley And BBC Radio 2 Listeners Mark David Tennant’s 50th Birthday David Tennant At 50 - The Top 50 Moments - Part Four David Tennant At 50 - The Top 50 Moments - Part Five 50 Photos To Celebrate David Tennant's 50th Birthday Happy 50th Birthday David Tennant! Listen Now To Our David Tennant 50th Birthday Spotify Playlist   Have I Got News For You UK: David Tennant Returns As The Guest Host Of Have I Got A Bit More News For You On BBC Two Tonight VIDEO: First Look As David Tennant Hosts Have I Got News For You VIDEO: Watch David Te

Listen Now To Our David Tennant 50th Birthday Spotify Playlist

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David Tennant is well known to his fans for being a big lover of music from The Proclaimers and David Bowie to Oasis and Madonna, heck he even took his stage name from a copy of Smash Hits! So in order to celebrate his 50th Birthday we have put together a collection of David's favourite songs for his fans to join in the party. All the tracks and artists on our Spotify playlist are ones that David has previously mentioned as being amongst his favourite anthems and some hold a very special place for him. So lose yourself for an hour or so and join us in wishing Mr Tennant a very Happy Birthday today. Click here to listen on Spotify Tracklisting: Sunshine On Leith - The Proclaimers Ruby - Kaiser Chiefs Wonderwall - Oasis  Here Comes The Sun - The Beatles Starman - David Bowie Chelsea Dagger - The Fratellis With Or Without You - U2 Don't You Forget About Me - Simple Minds Complicated - Avril Lavigne The Honeytheif - Hipsway Me And The Farmer - The Housemartins Fix You - Coldplay Ch

Happy 50th Birthday David Tennant!

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Happy Birthday to David Tennant who celebrates his 50th Birthday today! To celebrate here's some fun birthday facts about David: David was born in Bathgate in Scotland on Sunday 18th April 1971 to Helen and Sandy McDonald. His birth name is David John McDonald. David's star sign is Aries and his birthstone is Diamond. His birth flower is a Daisy or a Peony. The season he was born is Spring and he was born in the Chinese year of the Pig. When David was born the The UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath and the US President was Richard Nixon. The number 1 record in the UK charts on the day that David was born was 'Hot Love' by T.Rex and the number 1 album was a collection of Motown songs called 'Motown Chartbusters Vol.5'. Other popular songs that year included George Harrison's 'My Sweet Lord' Rod Stewart's 'Maggie May' and The Rolling Stones 'Brown Sugar'.  Popular TV shows in the UK at the time were Coronation Street, Dad's Army

AUSTRALIA: Free-To-Air Premiere Of Deadwater Fell On SBS Starts This Week

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The gripping David Tennant drama Deadwater Fell has its free-to-air premiere in Australia on Wednesday with the series launch on SBS. Starring Cush Jumbo and David Tennant, this four-part crime drama set in Scotland originally aired on Channel 4 in the UK last year and has been seen in Australia on the premium channel BBC First. Deadwater Fell centres on a small community which is riven with doubt and suspicion when a seemingly happy family is murdered by someone they know and trust. As those closest to the family begin to question everything they thought they knew about their friends, the investigation gets underway. David Tennant stars as Tom Kendrick, as the village doctor who may or may not have had a hand in the deaths of his wife Kate, played by Anna Madeley, and their three young girls. Cush Jumbo co-stars as Jess, Kate’s best friend, with Matthew McNulty as her partner Steve, a local police sergeant who is investigating the case. Deadwater Fell premieres on SBS on Wednesday

Big Finish Birthday Offer: Celebrate David Tennant's 50th Birthday With 'Before He Was Who' Deals

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In celebration of David Tennant's 50th birthday today, Big Finish Productions are offering big discounts on his early work with them. The Before He Was Who! range collects the audio dramas recorded by David Tennant at Big Finish between 2001 and 2005, before he was named as the Tenth Doctor, and is currently available with discounts of up to 50%.  The digital titles include the Doctor Who audio adventures Colditz and Medicinal Purposes, Doctor Who Unbound - Sympathy For The Devil, UNIT - The Wasting, Part Three of Dalek Empire (six episodes), all of which are available to download now for a price of just £1.49. The Adventures Of Luther Arkwright is also available, discounted to £2.99. Click here to order . Discounts are available until 23.59 UK time on Tuesday 20th April.

50 Photos To Celebrate David Tennant's 50th Birthday

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Today we've been celebrating David Tennant's 50th Birthday, we've had videos of his career highlights, a spotify playlist of his favourite tunes and a collection of facts about his birthday.  To round off the celebrations we bring you 50 of our favourite photos of David. You can catch up on all his birthday highlights here . 1. Takin' Over The Asylum - 1994 2. An early photoshoot 3. A 2004 Photoshoot 4. David recieves an honoury degree from The Royal Conservatoire Of Scotland - 2016 5. David and the DuckTales cast at the Disney GO! Fan Fest - 2018  6. David with Ty and Georgia at the London screening of You, Me And Him 7. David and Billie Piper turn on the Cardiff Christmas lights - 2005 8. David and Billie Piper's first Doctor Who photoshoot together - 2005 9. On the set of  Doctor Who - The Runaway Bride - 2006 10. David Tennant and Elisabeth Sladen in Doctor Who - School Reunion - 2006 11. David Tennant as Peter Carlisle in Blackpool - 2004 12. David Tennant as H

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