The BBC has revealed the cast for The Tractate Middoth, a new adaptation of MR James’ short story which will mark the directorial debut of writer and actor Mark Gatiss. The cast of the one-off drama includes former EastEnders & Doctor Who actress Louise Jameson, Sherlock actress Una Stubbs and Coronation Street actor Roy Barraclough.
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ATV Icons are reserved for famous faces, however sometimes buildings can in their own right become ‘iconic’. No doubt none in television terms more so than the BBC Television Centre.
The actor Bernard Horsfall has reportedly died at the age of 82; he will be best known for his various roles in Doctor Who as well as the James Bond film On Her Majesty’s Secret Service.
Big Finish has announced it will mark the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who with it’s own “five Doctors” audio drama featuring Tom Baker, Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy and Paul McGann.
Eye Spy pays tribute to the British actress Caroline John whose death was announced last week.
It was planned in the 1940s, beaten to being the first purpose built TV Studio in operation by ITV in Manchester, but for 52 years London’s BBC Television Centre has not just been a studio facility, it became as famous as the programmes made there.