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News and updates about David Tennant, the Scotish star of Doctor Who and Broadchurch.

Broadchurch spoilers: What did Olivia Colman & David Tennant have to quit whilst filming series one?


When this year’s surprise hit Broadchurch first hit our ITV screens, nobody could have predicted just how popular it would become, and so quickly – Even those who were part of the show were left a bit gobsmacked!

For weeks fans were glued to their tellyboxes as the murder mystery of an eleven year old boy left the sleepy seaside town where he lived in complete shock, whilst police tried to piece together what had happened to him.
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Broadchurch: Jodie Whittaker says David Tennant lifted cast spirits during filming


Filming any drama must be pretty gruelling for the actors involved, but when it comes to those filming the gritty and hard-hitting murder mystery Broadchurch, we can only imagine how emotionally draining it must have been.

When the first series of Broadchurch hit our screens last spring, it had the nation gripped as we found ourselves mesmerised by the murder investigation that was launched after an 11-year-old boy was found dead on the beach of the sleepy seaside town where he lived.
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Doctor Who: Did Jenna Coleman just snub Peter Capaldi & Matt Smith?

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Current Doctor Who companion, Jenna Coleman, has revealed who her two favourite Time Lords are and they aren’t the two we were expecting!

READ: Doctor Who Christmas spoilers: Promo pic! Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Michael Troughton Natalie Gumede, Nick Frost, Nathan McMullen, Faye Marsay

Every Doctor Who fan has a favourite Doctor, and companion too for that matter, and we would have expected that someone who fulfilled that role would have a special place in their heart for the leading men they worked with so closely.

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Broadchurch series 2 premiere date & new trailers shed a LOT of light!


As if I’m A Celebrity… Get Me Out Of Here returning last night wasn’t enough excitement already for us on a Sunday evening, the lovely people over at ITV decided to fill the advert breaks with equal deliciousness too!

No, we don’t mean the Peter Andre Iceland adverts (although he was looking every bit as tasty as that Irish cream profiterole cake), we are referring to the teaser trailers for the new series of Broadchurch, which were broadcast between bushtucker trials and Gemma Collins crying over a broken finger nail.
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Doctor Who: David Tennant reveals he will always be The Doctor!

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As we have previously reported, David Tennant made a recent appearance on The Late Show with David Letterman, where the iconic US chat show host brought up the subject of Doctor Who.

After explaining to Letterman the concept of the show, Tennant went on to discuss other projects of his, mainly Gracepoint, the US version of our hot murder mystery Broadchurch.
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Doctor Who spoilers: Series 8 Finale extended & Neil Gaiman, David Tennant on Capaldi!

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Doctor Who is giving fans an extra special treat next weekend as the series 8 finale, Death in Heaven, will be an extended episode.

The BBC have confirmed that, as opposed to the usual 45 minute instalments we have been presented with this series, the final episode will be a whole 60 minutes in length, running from 8-9pm on BBC One next Saturday November 8th.
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Uh oh! David Tennant’s in trouble because of his Virgin ad again!

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The war between digital television providers continues and Sky has had a Virgin advert banned from broadcast, after complaining that it was misleading to customers.

‘So what?’ we hear you cry. Well, it was an advert which starred David Tennant, which we think you will agree changes things somewhat!

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Broadchurch US remake ‘Gracepoint’ to air on UK TV this autumn!


Following its mixed reception over in the US, the American remake of the hit ITV murder mystery drama, Broadchurch, is heading our way soon!

Broadchurch – the second series of which is currently in production here in the UK – will go down in history as one of the biggest surprise TV hits of the decade, so much so that even our friends across the pond fell in love with it too.
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Doctor Who’s David Tennant Supports The HeForShe Campaign

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David Tennant has become the latest celebrity to show his support for the HeForShe campaign.

The HeForShe campaign was thrust into the media when Harry Potter star, Emma Watson delivered a highly charged speech about gender inequality at the United Nations last week.
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Doctor Who: Strictly time slot & David Tennant gets his own box set!

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You would have thought, after a combined lifespan between them of 71 years, The X Factor, Strictly Come Dancing and Doctor Who would have come to some sort of routine around each other by now.

Every year, notoriously, the BBC and ITV go head to head in a ratings war as two of their most lucrative shows, Strictly Come Dancing and The X Factor, prepare to clash during the autumn months – But this year Doctor Who is being dragged into the game too!
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Doctor Who: Overwhelmed David Tennant sympathises with Peter Capaldi over what?


Being Doctor Who is arguably one of the most prestigious jobs in the world, and one only 12 men can say they have had the pleasure of carrying out, so it stands to reason that with such huge responsibility comes a lot of attention from both the fans, and the media.

According to tenth Doctor, David Tennant, the spotlight that follows a stint on the show is intense to say the very least so perhaps this is why no actor has ever lasted more than seven consecutive seasons in the role.
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WATCH David Tennant & Anna Gunn in new Gracepoint teaser!


Gracepoint, the US remake of the hit UK murder mystery Broadchurch, has released a new teaser trailer featuring our hero David Tennant and co-star Anna Gunn, introducing their characters.

When Broadchurch arrived on our UK screens last year, nobody could have predicted the phenomenal reception it would receive.
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Doctor Who: Sylvester McCoy LOVES Peter Capaldi & his Scottish accent!

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On Saturday night everyone finally got to see Peter Capaldi in his Doctor Who debut, but what did we all make of his performance?

There was a huge anticipation surrounding Capaldi’s casting as the iconic space and time traveller, with the general consensus being that he was perfect for the part.
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Doctor Who Spoilers: Peter Capaldi is “still finding his feet”!

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With his Doctor Who debut only four days away, new Time Lord, Peter Capaldi has revealed that he isn’t completely ready!

The Doctor is probably one of the most iconic, and sought after roles that any actor could hope to be cast as, but with great history and reputation comes an even greater responsibility for any new actor to get it right.

No pressure then!
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David Tennant challenged by John Barrowman & taught to swear by Billy Connolly!

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Former Torchwood star, John Barrowman, has challenged former Doctor Who actor David Tennant to the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.

This new Ice Bucket Challenge, which is sweeping through the world of celebrities – One Direction singer Niall Horan has been issued with the challenge – sees one celebrity tipping a bucket of iced-water over their head, then challenging another celebrity to do the same, or donate to the ALS Association charity within twenty four hours.
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