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US PREMIERE: All New DuckTales With David Tennant Airs Today On Disney XD

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The McDuck family are flying back into action this morning with brand new episodes of DuckTales airing on Disney XD in the USA and Canada.

First up is Daytrip Of Doom! which sees Scrooge McDuck's great nephews take Webby to Funso’s Fun Zone and have a dangerous run-in with the Beagle Boys.



Followed directly by The Great Dime Chase! where Louie accidentally spends Scrooge’s Number One Dime and turns to mad inventor Gyro Gearloose for help to get it back, while Dewey and Webby become entangled in a conspiracy.



Based on the Emmy Award-winning series treasured by a generation of viewers, Disney XD's animated comedy-adventure series DuckTales chronicles the high-flying adventures of Duckburg's most famous trillionaire Scrooge McDuck (voiced by David Tennant), his mischief-making triplet grandnephews, Huey, Dewey and Louie (Danny Pudi, Ben Schwartz and Bobby Moynihan), temperamental nephew Donald Duck (Tony Anselmo) and the trusted McDuck Manor team: big-hearted, fearless chauff…

Further Casting Announced For Good Omens - Daniel Mays, Sian Brook and Sam Taylor Buck Confirmed

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Good Omens, the forthcoming series for Amazon and BBC Two has cast young actor Sam Taylor Buck as Adam Young, the reluctant antichrist, in the television adaptation by the best-selling novel by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett which began shooting in London this week.

The six-part series stars David Tennant as Crowley, 'Hell's most approachable demon', and Michael Sheen as his counterpart, the fussy angel and rare book dealer Aziraphale.
Joining Sam Taylor Buck in the Them, the group of friends who try to soften Adam’s satanic impulses are Amma Ris as Pepper, Ilan Galkoff as Brian and Alfie Taylor as Wensleydale.   
Also confirmed in the cast as the antichrist’s accidental parents are Daniel Mays (Line Of Duty, Against The Law, Born To Kill) who plays father Arthur Young and Sian Brooke (Sherlock, Doctor Foster) as his mother Deidre Young.
Commenting on his casting, Daniel Mays says: "Beyond overjoyed to be jumping on board Good Omens. It's not everyday you get to…

VIDEO: Go Behind The Scenes With David Tennant & The Cast Of DuckTales

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Take a look behind the scenes of the new series of Disney's DuckTales, ahead of the series launch on Disney XD in North America this weekend. Executive Producer Matt Youngberg, co-producer and story editor Francisco Angones and casting director Aaron Drown talk about how they went back to the franchise's roots, taking inspiration from the original comic book tales by Carl Barks. You can also check out the talented cast, including David Tennant as Scrooge McDuck, at work in the studio.



Disney's All-New DuckTales stars David Tennant (Scrooge McDuck), Danny Pudi (Huey), Ben Schwartz (Dewey), Bobby Moynihan (Louie), Toks Olagundoye (Mrs Beakley), Kate Micucci (Webby) and Beck Bennett (Launchpad McQuack).

Watch new episodes on Disney XD in the USA and Canada on Saturday 23rd September from 7am ET


DVD RELEASE: W1A Series 3 Narrated By David Tennant Released On 16th October

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The third series of the award-winning BBC comedy W1A will be released on DVD on Monday 16th October. The show returned to BBC Two on Monday and sees Hugh Bonneville back in the role of BBC Head Of Values Ian Fletcher as the venerable corporation moves into an uncertain era. Jessica Hynes also returns as PR guru Siobhan Sharpe, alongside other cast members Jason Watkins, Monica Dolan, Sarah Parish, Nina Sosanya, Sara Pascoe, Hugh Skinner and Rufus Jones. David Tennant provides a tongue-in-cheek voiceover to the spoof fly-on-the-wall footage.

Also available on the same day is a Series 1-3 DVD box set

Pre-order the Series 3 DVD here
Pre-order the Series 1-3 DVD box set here

W1A - Series 3
The BBC’s Head of Values Ian Fletcher once again throws open the revolving doors to New Broadcasting House to allow cameras to film staff in action at W1A. Ian and the team are tackling the BBC’s Charter Renewal, reacting to the new mission statement of doing More Of Less, which Head of Output Anna Rampton d…

VIDEO: Meet The DuckTales Family Before Series Launch On Saturday

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Get to know the Duck family before the new season of Disney's DuckTales splashes down on Disney XD this weekend. David Tennant voices the web-footed trillionaire adventurer Scrooge McDuck in all-new episodes of the classic series, which also features Danny Pudi (Huey), Ben Schwartz (Dewey), Bobby Moynihan (Louie), Toks Olagundoye (Mrs Beakley), Kate Micucci (Webby) and Beck Bennett (Launchpad McQuack).

Thanks to the AV Club you can see an exclusive clip of the cast talking about their characters and their memories of the original series:




Watch new episodes of Disney's DuckTales on Disney XD in the USA and Canada on Saturday 23rd September from 7am ET


VIDEO: Preview Clip Of Next Week's W1A

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The BBC have released a  of preview clip of episode two of the third series of their award winning sitcom W1A.

W1A is the creation of writer and director John Morton and is set in the BBC, although it is said to be a satire on all labyrinthine management structures. The series follows on from Twenty Twelve, which wryly mocked the organisation around the London Olympic Games, and tracks the next career steps of former Olympic Deliverance Committee lead Ian Fletcher (Hugh Bonneville) and inept PA Siobhan Sharp (Jessica Hynes) as they take on new roles in the BBC. W1A utilises the same spoof fly-on-the-wall documentary approach as Twenty Twelve, complemented by David Tennant’s dry narration.

Episode 2 
Cross-dressing ex-Premier League footballer Ryan Chelford's appearance on a late-night, midweek edition of Match of the Day did not go well. Host Gary Lineker and pundit Alan Shearer were literally lost for words. But the BBC in general and, in his role as head of values Ian Fletcher i…

Mad To Be Normal Gets 2018 US VOD Release

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Mad To Be Normal is to be released in the USA via video on demand on 6 February 2018. 
David Tennant stars as 1960’s celebrity psychiatrist R.D.Laing who revolutionised the treatment of people diagnosed with mental illness.  Mad To Be Normal reveals the story of Ronnie Laing, one of Scotland’s greatest ever minds. Working out of Kingsley Hall in East London throughout the 1960s and 1970s, Laing performed various daring experiments. His revolutionary methods involved experimenting with LSD on his patients and practicing a form of self-­healing known as metanoia, causing outrage and controversy in the medical profession and radically changing attitudes and perceptions of mental health around the world.
Michael Gambon, Elisabeth Moss, Adam Paul Harvey and Gabriel Byrne co star. The film was written and directed by Robert Mullan and is produced by Gizmo Films and Bad Penny Productions.
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