Articles by Philip Bates

When he’s not watching television, reading books ‘n’ Marvel comics, listening to The Killers, and obsessing over script ideas, Philip Bates pretends to be a freelance writer. He enjoys collecting everything.


Matt's Wig
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Matt’s On Set – With a Wig!

Yesterday, current Doctor Matt Smith donned a wonderful wig to start filming on the 2013 Christmas special – and alas, we won’t be able to say ‘current Doctor’ for much longer. There are plenty of photos of Matt and companion, Jenna Coleman (Clara Oswald), as they strolled around River View, Cardiff, twirling the trusty sonic…

Malekith
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Eccleston as Malekith in Thor 2

Marvel has released a publicity poster for Thor 2: The Dark World, spotlighting the villain of the piece… as played by Ninth Doctor, Christopher Eccleston! Following the release of similar posters last week focussing on the lead character, as played by Chris Hemsworth, and Tom Hiddleston as Thor’s evil half-brother, Loki, the image of Malekith,…

A Christmas Carol
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Christmas Special Filming Starts Sunday

Matt Smith has confirmed that he starts filming for the 2013 Christmas special, his swansong as the Doctor, this Sunday (8th September). ITV morning show, Daybreak, attended last night’s GQ Men of the Year Awards ceremony, and Matt exclusively revealed that, yes, he’ll be wearing a wig! Entertainment correspondent, Richard Arnold, quizzed him about his…

Clive
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See Mark Benton on Strictly

They’ve kept it awfully low-profile, but you might’ve heard that the BBC’s second most successful show, Strictly Come Dancing, returns to screens this Saturday. (If you can’t guess the broadcaster’s most successful show, then you have no place searching this site.) Whovians might recognise at least one celebrity taking to the dance floor: Mark Benton!…

Wirrn Dawn
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Introducing: Wirrn Dawn

As part of our 50th anniversary celebrations, we’re looking back at some of the pivotal tales of all of time and space, taking on one Doctor each month, running up to November – and An Unearthly Child… The Eighth Doctor only appeared once on-screen (besides some flashbacks, montages and a brief sort-of-cameo in The Name…

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