Cult & Sci-Fi

USA Cult Previews Week 50

  Find out what happens in this week’s episodes of Heroes and Sanctuary.           Sanctuary [Week 50] Episode Nine: ITV4, Monday 8th December. 9pm   Responding to a distress call from a peaceful abnormal species deep below the Bermuda Triangle, Magnus (Amanda Tapping) and Will (Robin Dunne) set out on a short underwater mission to investigate. While sending out specialized sonar signals to elicit a response

Cult News Wrap

  Some of the smaller news stories in the world of Cult and Sci Fi.   TV Guide reports that Soprano’s actress Ari Graynor will appear in three episodes, or possible more, of Fox SF series Fringe. The actress will play the youngster sister Olivia Dunham [Anna Troy]. Graynor will make her first appearance in the series in January. American broadcaster CBS has ordered five more episodes of its new

Merlin [week 49]

  When Arthur kills a unicorn while out on a hunting trip, a curse descends on Camelot, as the magical family drama continues. Could this be the end for the mythic city?     Merlin: Episode Eleven BBC One, Saturday 29th November. 7.35 pm.      When Arthur kills a unicorn while out on a hunting trip, a curse descends on Camelot, as the magical family drama continues. Could this

The Sarah Jane Adventures [week 49]

  Find out what happens in the next episode of the popular CBBC series The Sarah Jane Adventures, a spin-off from Doctor Who starring Elisabeth Sladen.       The Temptation of Sarah Jane BBC One, Monday 1st December. 4.35 pm Part Two: Clyde and Rani, trapped in a devastated alternative world with the survivors of mankind, make a desperate bargain with The Graske, in the concluding part of this

Survivors [week 49]

  Find out what dangers await the Survivors in the next episode of the re-imaged BBC drama series, based on the novelisation of the 1970s series by Terry Nation.     Episode Three BBC One, Tuesday 2nd December. 9pm   Abby stumbles across a community that could hold the key to everyone’s future, as Adrian Hodges’s re-imagining of the classic Seventies BBC drama series, based on the novel by Terry

Apparitions [week 49]

  The dark series starring Martin Shaw as a priest continues on BBC One.       Episode Four BBC One, Thursday 4th December. 9pm.   Father Jacob is called to a woman’s health clinic where supernatural forces seem to be at work, as the drama continues. Sister Ruth is concerned about his involvement. Jacob passes a group of disabled rights protestors outside. One of these protestors later approaches Michael

USA Cult Previews Week 49

  Find out what happens in this week’s episodes of Heroes and Sanctuary.           Sanctuary [Week 49] Episode Eight: ITV4, Monday 1st December. 9pm   Will (Robin Dunne) gets a call from Joe Cavanaugh (Kavan Smith), a former colleague in the police force, who grudgingly concedes that his suspicious suicide case desperately needs Will’s rare expertise in the unusual. The case revolves around Edward (Michael Eisner),

Next Doctor in the Tardis

  Speculation will now the rife over who will the cast to play the Doctor following David Tennant’s announcement, last night at the National Television Awards, that he’s to step down from the role following next year’s specials. We throw a few names into the ring as to who we think could make a good 11th Doctor and we’re not ruling of the possibility of a female Doctor. Russell Tovey:

Handing over the Tardis Keys

So its official, David Tennant will only be doing next year’s specials and after that he’s handing over the keys to the Tardis to someone else. Just who that may be isn’t known yet, and may not be for some time, but there’s a long history of Doctors regenerating into another. The show keeps going and going and here we take a look back at the previous actors to play

BBC confirms David Tennant’s departure from Doctor Who

  Following David Tennant’s announcement last night that he will not be starring in the fifth season of Doctor Who, which will air in 2010, the BBC has released a statement about his departure from the series.   David Tennant has announced that he will leave the award winning BBC One drama Doctor Who when he has completed the filming of four special episodes which will be screened in 2009