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  1. League of Gentlemen and Game of Thrones star traces Co Derry ancestorsRead the original story

    Saturday | Midulster Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Writer and actor Mark Gatiss, star of TV's 'Sherlock' and 'Game of Thrones', has been in Derry to uncover his Irish roots as part of the BBC's popular 'Who Do You Think You Are?' series.

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  2. Comedian Seymour Mace shortlisted for the Foster's Comedy Prize at the Edinburgh FringeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | Chronicle Live

    A comic who became the world's first Comedian In Residence at Woodhorn Museum in Northumberland is up for the big award at this year's Edinburgh Fringe. Having gathered a string of four and five star reviews throughout August at the festival, Seymour Mace's show Niche as F***! is one of eight to be nominated for the Foster's Comedy Award - formerly known as the Perrier Award - which is one of the world's most prestigious comedy awards, and is now in its 35th year.

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  3. Mark Gatiss films 'Who Do You Think You Are?' in DerryRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Derry Today

    Writer and actor Mark Gatiss, star of TV's 'Sherlock' and 'Game of Thrones', has been in Derry to uncover his Irish roots as part of the BBC's popular 'Who Do You Think You Are?' series. The mult-italented 48A -yearA -old ,A who has also written episodes of the revamped 'Doctor Who' series on BBC1, A dropped into the city's Guildhall to find out more about his mother's side of the family.

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  4. James McAvoy and Daniel Radcliffe introduce the first trailer for Victor FrankensteinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Digital Trends

    ... with McAvoy and Radcliffe, the film co-stars Jessica Brown Findlay ( Downton Abbey ), Andrew Scott ( Sherlock ), Mark Gatiss ( Doctor Who ), Callum Turner ( Queen and Country ), and Freddie Fox ( The Mystery of Edwin Drood ). It's worth noting that ...

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  5. 'Sherlock' co-creator hopes to continue show for 'as long as we can'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | NME

    Sherlock co-creator Mark Gatiss has reassured fans there are no plans to call time on the BBC's hit detective drama. The show will return later this year for a self-contained special set in Victorian England, followed by a new series of three episodes, which is due to start shooting in early 2016.

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  6. Cleese and Fry honour writer NobbsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Newsday

    ... than Reggie P. But what a brilliant creation that was! #mourning Reggie." Doctor Who writer and Sherlock star Mark Gatiss paid tribute in a famous quote from the series: "'1,2,3,4 make 'em sweat outside the door, 5,6,7,8 always pays to make 'em wait ...

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  7. Doctor Who to feature transgender actress for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 7 | She Knows

    ... her the first transgender actress to appear on the show. Word is the episode Black will appear in was written by Mark Gatiss - so far, the only intel we have on the episode is that it will be "scary." And while we don't know much about the character ...

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  8. Roger Moore And Dennis Waterman Pay Tribute To George ColeRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 6 | WENN Blog

    ... an amazing man, a wonderful actor and besotted with his family. Farewell old friend." Doctor Who actor/writer Mark Gatiss also praised Cole's roles on social media, writing, "A fond farewell to the marvellous George Cole. Immaculate as the young ...

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  9. Mark Gatiss gives us the inside story on the Sherlock specialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Radio Times

    The popularity of BBC1's reimagined Sherlock Holmes still comes as a shock to the drama's co-creator Mark Gatiss "it's just astonishing... extraordinary" but when the detective returns to telly screens, he won't be quite as fans know him. The next instalment of the drama a one-off special supposedly set to air on BBC1 around Christmas was filmed earlier this year and will be a stand-alone episode in Victorian, not modern day, London.

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  10. Minder's George Cole dies aged 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 6 | Daily Mail

    ... Nick infiltrated the set in 1991 and got ourselves onscreen!' And The League Of Gentlemen and Doctor Who star Mark Gatiss said: 'A fond farewell to the marvellous George Cole. Immaculate as the young Scrooge, joyous as Flash Harry, unforgettable as ...

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  11. League Of Gentlemen's Reece Shearsmith gets Doctor Who guest roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Salisbury Journal

    He said: "I am absolutely thrilled to be filming Doctor Who as Mark Gatiss has written a fantastic role for me in a very scary episode. "It has been so exciting to be part of a very singular episode - which, I can say with authority will be unlike any previous episode of Doctor Who. 1 comment

  12. The League Of Gentlemen star Reece Shearsmith to appear in Doctor Who ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Evening Times

    He said: "I am absolutely thrilled to be filming Doctor Who as Mark Gatiss has written a fantastic role for me in a very scary episode. "It has been so exciting to be part of a very singular episode - which, I can say with authority will be unlike any previous episode of Doctor Who.

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  13. Reece Shearsmith to guest star in Doctor Who episode written by Mark GatissRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | Radio Times

    Reece Shearsmith is to guest star in the ninth series of Doctor Who. The actor, comedian and writer will join Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman in an episode penned by his League of Gentleman co-star Mark Gatiss.

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  14. Doctor Who adds League of Gentlemen's Reece Shearsmith to star in Mark Gatiss-penned episodeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 5 | IcNetwork

    League of Gentlemen star Reece Shearsmith to a long list of guest stars for the new Doctor Who series, which includes Rebecca Front and Maisie Williams League of Gentlemen stars Reece Shearsmith and Mark Gatiss will be reunited in an episode of the new series of Doctor Who. The actor, comedian and award-winning writer Shearsmith joins Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman as he takes-up a guest role in a special episode of the show which returns to BBC One this September.

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  15. 7 things we don't know about the special 'Sherlock' episode set in the Victorian eraRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | NOLA.com

    We know for sure that a special episode of PBS ' " Sherlock " is coming and that it is not set in the present, but rather the Victorian era . There are, however, many things that we don't know about the series written by Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss, who are also the minds behind the current generation of "Doctor Who."

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  16. Steven Moffat on 'Sherlock' special; how long series can goRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Albany Times Union

    ... a long while." Speaking to TV critics Saturday at a bi-annual panel, Moffat said he and co-executive producer, Mark Gatiss, are game to keep going. "I don't think it will be us that switch it off. I imagine it'll be down to Benedict (Cumberbatch) ...

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  17. Work begins on Darlington police memorialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 31 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    Specialist Darlington stonemason, David France, has started work on the A 20,000 memorial which will be in place at the town's police station to remember lost police officers and staff. The memorial is to be funded entirely by donations, and Mark Gatiss, who has written and acted in Doctor Who, Sherlock and The League of Gentleman and starred in Game of Thrones, will host an event at Darlington Civic Theatre in October in aid of the campaign.

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  18. What's on in Sydney - 25th and 26th JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | ABC News

    Head to Rouse Hill House and Farm and have a go on a billycart or meet the stilt performers. There will be hands on toy workshops, demonstrations on how to make a billycart, story telling with Ursula Dubosarsky and live music with The Lollipops Brass Trio.

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  19. Comedy Column: June at South Hill Park's Cellar BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2015 | Get Reading

    You know you've had a bad gig when a man who's witnessed the fall of two atomic bombs tells you it's the worst thing he's ever seen. That's what happened to Canadian comic Pete Johansson on an ill-fated tour of Japan.

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  20. Evening with Mark Gatiss at Darlington Civic Theatre will raise funds ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2015 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ACTOR, writer and novelist Mark Gatiss is backing a campaign to raise funds for a police memorial in a North-East town. Mr Gatiss, who has written and acted in Doctor Who, Sherlock and The League of Gentleman and starred in Game of Thrones, will host an event at Darlington Civic Theatre in October in aid of the campaign.

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