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  1. Tonight's Movie: Appointment With Crime (1946) - An Olive Films DVD ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 4 | Laura's Miscellaneous Musings

    ... CRIME (1946) is a tough British film noir just released on DVD and Blu-ray by Olive Films . Leo Martin (William Hartnell of DR. WHO) is caught in a "smash and grab" jewel robbery which lands him in the hospital and then jail. When he's finally ...

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  2. Moffat Says "Doctor Who" S7 Was The WorstRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | Dark Horizons News

    ... with no Doctors contracted to appear in it, battered with endless hate mail about how I hadn't got William Hartnell back... and Sherlock series three at the same time." The seventh season saw major creative shifts, such as the changing of companion ...

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  3. The Worst Season Of Doctor Who, According To Steven MoffatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 30 | Cinema Blend News

    ... 50th, with no Doctors contracted to appear in it, battered with endless hate mail about how I hadn't got William Hartnell back ... and Sherlock Series Three at the same time. Moffat added that there was a time when he believed he wouldonly oversee ...

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  4. Famous faces to line the People's PalaceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Evening Times

    ... 50 years of adventures in space and time with a special section featuring each of the 12 time lords from William Hartnell to Peter Capaldi. Closer to home, local heroes such as Elaine C Smith, Phil and Ally, Benny Lynch and Jimmy Reid are celebrated ...

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  5. Leeds soap writer supports dementia charityRead the original story

    May 16, 2016 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... UK to fund studies into dementia. Kay, who trained as an actress at RADA and acted in Doctor Who alongside William Hartnell before going into radio and TV production, said: "My sister is still quite capable but has lost some of her animation. She's ...

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  6. Kay Patrick, who was brought up in Leeds, wanted to support research...Read the original story

    May 15, 2016 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    ... UK to fund studies into dementia. Kay, who trained as an actress at RADA and acted in Doctor Who alongside William Hartnell before going into radio and TV production, said: "My sister is still quite capable but has lost some of her animation. She's ...

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  7. Video Sunday - Who What Now?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | Inner Toob

    ... could be a tip of the hat to Billie Piper, the first Companion once the series returned in 2005, and to William Hartnell, the first Doctor over fifty years ago. I think it's a great tribute. But the fact that she's not going by "Billie"..... That ...

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  8. How many times have the Daleks said "exterminate" in Doctor Who?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2016 | Radio Times

    ... first time the Daleks uttered the word was in the second story, fittingly titled The Daleks. This early William Hartnell story may only have featured two instances of the battle cry, but it was a start of a long cultural reference still alive and ...

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  9. Brian Blessed wants Dr Who roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 5, 2016 | Barnsley Chronicle

    ... I was actually in talks with the producers, who said, 'We're very keen for you to be the Doctor, to follow William Hartnell, and we'd like you to play him very young. You've got a very vivid imagination Brian. You can be quite normal and then also ...

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  10. Doctor Who bosses confirm Katherine Kelly will star in exciting new BBC Three spin-off seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2016 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... Susan Foreman, is a time traveller who has been attending the school as her grandfather, the First Doctor (William Hartnell), makes repairs on their TARDIS time machine. Current 'Doctor Who' showrunner Steven Moffat is acting as executive producer ...

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  11. Composer's work to be celebrated at Diss concertRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 1, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... for the seven episodes of the Doctor Who story The Daleks, which was broadcast in 1963 and 1964 and starred William Hartnell as the first incarnation of the Time Lord. He wrote the score for the show at his home in Fressingfield, near Diss, and was ...

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  12. Brian Blessed wants Dr Who roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2016 | Barnsley Chronicle

    ... I was actually in talks with the producers, who said, 'We're very keen for you to be the Doctor, to follow William Hartnell, and we'd like you to play him very young. You've got a very vivid imagination Brian. You can be quite normal and then also ...

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  13. Goodnight Mr Tom comes to New TheatreRead the original story

    Mar 21, 2016 | Oxford Times

    ... after this, he's never been busier. Hailing from the acting dynasty, his father Patrick taking over from William Hartnell as the second Dr Who, David married an actress and two of his three children are actors, as well as his brother. "Yes, it's in ...

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  14. FilmBrian Blessed wants to be the next 'Doctor Who'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | NME

    ... told Calibre magazine that producers in 1966 told him "'We're very keen for you to be the Doctor, to follow William Hartnell, and we'd like you to play him very young. You've got a very vivid imagination, Brian. You can be quite normal and then also ...

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  15. Brian Blessed: "I would love to play the Doctor"Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2016 | Radio Times

    ... "I was actually in talks with the producers, who said, 'We're very keen for you to be the Doctor, to follow William Hartnell, and we'd like you to play him very young. You've got a very vivid imagination, Brian. You can be quite normal and then also ...

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  16. Reader letters of the week: Pavement parking, Daleks and mental healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... and is also the first to feature recurring Skaro people, the Thals. In the serial, the first Doctor (William Hartnell), his granddaughter Susan (Carole Ann Ford), and her teachers Ian Chesterton (William Russell) and Barbara Wright (Jacqueline Hill) ...

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  17. You will visit this Diss exhibition - or face exterminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 22, 2016 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... and the movie version of Quatermass and the Pit, among others. Peter Purves with Nicholas Courtney, William Hartnell and Adrienne Hill in the Dr Who story The Dalek Masterplan from the 1960s. (whobp) EADT 10/2/09 To celebrate the work of the ...

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  18. Original Carry On writer dies aged 93Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2016 | Radio Times

    After training as a screenwriter at Pinewood Studios, he adapted the first Carry On comedy Carry on Sergeant starring future Doctor Who William Hartnell in 1958, when he was 34. Five more followed: Carry On Nurse, Teacher, Constable, Regardless and Cruising. Hudis wrote in his memoirs about no longer being asked to work on the franchise: "I was disappointed, but it was quite clear that I was tired.

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  19. Reports: 'GoT' star wants to see a black Dr. WhoRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Houston Chronicle

    ... says Idris Elba should be the next Doctor Who, which will be a first for the long-running British hit. William Hartnell, the first Dr Who (1963 to 1966), peers through his monocle at two extra-terrestrials during filming of the popular science ...

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  20. Carry On writer Norman Hudis diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | BBC News

    ... first Carry On film, 1958's Carry On Sergeant, when he was 34. The cast included future Doctor Who actor William Hartnell, Bob Monkhouse, Charles Hawtrey, Kenneth Connor, Kenneth Williams and Hattie Jacques. Hudis went on to pen Carry On Nurse, ...

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