Posts From Shaun Linden

New character for Casualty

Actress Sophia Di Martino has been cast as a new regular character in BBC One’s Casualty. BBC’s long running medical drama, Casualty, is set to get a new face in the Spring as actress Sophia Di Martino joins the cast as Polly. Little else is known about the new character at the moment but according to press reports Polly will be a regular character. Actress Sophia Di Martino has previously

More Gavin and Stacey on its way

The writers of popular BBC Three comedy series Gavin and Stacey have confirmed to fans that the series will return for a third series. Ruth Jones and James Corden, writers of BBC Three’s Gavin and Stacey, have confirmed to fans of the series that it will return for a third series. A Christmas Special of the show is due to air on BBC One over the festive period. BBC One

Former EastEnders doctor flies into Letherbridge

  Former EastEnders favourite Nicholas Bailey, who starred as unlucky in love Doctor Antony Trueman, has swapped his stethoscope for epilets to film a guest role for the daytime hit drama Doctors. Former EastEnders favourite Nicholas Bailey, who starred as unlucky in love Doctor Antony Trueman, has swapped his stethoscope for epilets to film a guest role for the daytime hit drama Doctors. Nicholas filmed his scenes in the second

Matthew Needham leaves Casualty

  Actor Matthew Needham is to leave Casualty, the long running BBC drama series.     Matthew Needham is leaving Casualty, according to fan-site Holby.TV. The actor plays Doctor Toby De Silva in the medical drama series and first appeared in September 2007. He’ll remain on screen until the New Year. Storylines concerning the character of Tony include his struggle to cope with the pressure of working in the department

Hollyoaks to introduce disabled character

Hollyoaks favourite Zak Ramsey is set for family friction with the introduction of sister Hayley (Kelly-Marie Stewart) to the village. Bubbly, fun-loving and a bit of a practical joker, she enjoys nothing more than to wind up her big brother. A wheelchair user, 19 year old Hayley hates being defined by her condition, Guillain-Barre Syndrome, and refuses to let it separate her from the crowd. However she’s also realistic about

BBC scoops Children’s Baftas

The BBC has won thirteen awards for its range of children’s programmes, and presenters, at this year’s Bafta Children’s Awards. Amongst the awards won by corporation include ‘Channel of the Year’ for CBBC. “We are thrilled to have been awarded 13 BAFTAs at this year’s awards. It is a testament to the hard work of everyone involved in CBBC and CBeebies, and the great collaboration we have with independent production

Coronation Street role for Stephanie Beacham

Stephanie Beacham has joined the cast of ITV soap Coronation Street. The actress will play Martha, a potential new love interest for Ken Barlow [William Roache]. Martha is introduced to Ken via his mother-in-law Blanche Hunt [Maggie Jones]. Beacham begins filming at the Granada Studios in Manchester next week and will first appear in late January. The role is expected to span at least three months. Beacham is no stranger