Carry On franchise revival in development with three new movies to shoot back-to-back

According to a report from Comedy.co.uk (via Film Stories), the classic British comedy series Carry On could be heading back to the big screen, with three new movies reportedly set to shoot ...

Liz Fraser obituary

Stage and screen actor best known for her roles in the Carry On films and as Cynthia Kite in the 1959 classic I’m All Right Jack The actor Liz Fraser, who has died aged 88, specialised in comedy in a ...

Liz Fraser obituary

Stage and screen actor best known for her roles in the Carry On films and as Cynthia Kite in the 1959 classic I’m All Right Jack The actor Liz Fraser, who has died aged 88, specialised in comedy in a ...

Win The Canterville Ghost on Blu-ray

Featuring an all-star cast lead by Patrick Stewart alongside Neve Campbell, Joan Sims, Donald Sinden and Cherie Lunghi comes a magical adaptation of Oscar Wilde’s classic tale The Canterville Ghost, ...

ITV3 to celebrate Carry On movies with new documentary series

ITV3 to celebrate Carry On movies with new documentary series ITV3 has announced that it will celebrate the Carry On films with a new documentary series. The channel will air three-part documentary Carry On Forever across Easter Bank Holiday weekend, with some ...

ITV3 to celebrate Carry On movies with new documentary series

ITV3 has announced that it will celebrate the Carry On films with a new documentary series. The channel will air three-part documentary Carry On Forever across Easter Bank Holiday weekend, with some ...

Frank Skinner Confirmed To Meet ‘Doctor Who’

After dropping several housebrick-sized hints across the media, comedian Frank Skinner has been offered a part in the new season of Doctor Who. Brummie Skinner, 57, will appear opposite latest Time ...

Legendary, Troubled Animated Film Nearly Three Decades in the Making Gets Academy Premiere

‘The Thief and the Cobbler’: Original version of Richard Williams’ animated film has first public screening at the Academy The first public screening of the original version of Richard Williams’ The ...

Graham Stark obituary

Prolific comedy actor who worked with Peter Sellers, Tony Hancock, Spike Milligan and Hattie Jacques The stony-faced, beaky comedy actor Graham Stark, who has died aged 91, is best remembered for his ...

Graham Stark obituary

Prolific comedy actor who worked with Peter Sellers, Tony Hancock, Spike Milligan and Hattie Jacques The stony-faced, beaky comedy actor Graham Stark, who has died aged 91, is best remembered for his ...

Aubrey Woods obituary

Graceful stage actor who stood out in Doctor Who on TV and the film Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory In a long and distinguished career, the actor Aubrey Woods, who has died aged 85, covered the ...

Aubrey Woods obituary

Graceful stage actor who stood out in Doctor Who on TV and the film Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory In a long and distinguished career, the actor Aubrey Woods, who has died aged 85, covered the ...

Doctor Who actor Mary Tamm's husband dies hours after her funeral

Marcus Ringrose dies of suspected heart attack after delivering eulogy at funeral of wife, who played Doctor's companion The husband of the Doctor Who actor Mary Tamm has died hours after giving a ...

Doctor Who: Actress Mary Tamm dies at 62; David Bradley reveals he will play space pirate in seventh series

Tributes have been paid to Doctor Who actress Mary Tamm, who died in a London hospital today at the age of 62 after an 18-month battle with cancer. She played Romana (pictured above and below), a ...

Doctor Who star Mary Tamm dies aged 62

Doctor Who star Mary Tamm dies aged 62 Actor played Doctor's companion Romana opposite Tom Baker and also starred in The Odessa File and The Likely Lads The Doctor Who actor Mary Tamm has died aged 62, her agent has said. Tamm, who ...

Natalie Haynes's guide to TV detectives: #13 – Miss Marple

Joan Hickson was the perfect Marple - capturing her fluffy ruthlessness so completely that nobody before or since has matched her If you want to take me back in time with only one sensory stimulus, ...

DVD Review: 'Twice Round the Daffodils' (re-release)

★★★★☆ Gerald Thomas' Twice Round the Daffodils (1962) is a classic example of what British cinema became known for during the 1960s (outside of kitchen sink dramas and Gothic horror) - old-fashioned, ...

DVD Review - Twice Round the Daffodils (1962)

Twice Round the Daffodils, 1962. Directed by Gerald Thomas. Starring Juliet Mills, Donald Sinden, Donald Houston, Kenneth Williams, Ronald Lewis, Andrew Ray, Joan Sims and Jill Ireland. Synopsis: ...

Win Twice Round the Daffodils on DVD

To mark the release of Twice Round the Daffidils on DVD, we’ve been given three copies to give away. It’s directed by Gerald Thomas and stars Kenneth Williams, Joan Sims, Sheila Hancock, Juliet Mills, ...

Ted Dicks obituary

Composer of witty hits for Bernard Cribbins and the theme for the TV series Catweazle The composer Ted Dicks, who has died aged 83, was best known for the comic songs Right, Said Fred and The Hole in ...

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