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TV&Satellte Week

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It's obviously nearly Christmas as the TV mag stand is dominated by Doctor Who covers featuring David. Make sure you get hold of TV & Satellite Week which is available from today until Thursday.

Fan Art Auction For ACCORD

One of David's fans, Adele Beverley, is kindly selling some of her artwork on eBay to raise money for ACCORD. You can view her lots here.

Radio Times Cover

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A special Radio Times will be released tomorrow and will include a preview of the Doctor Who Christmas Special, The Next Doctor.
David will be featured alongside David Morrisey on the front cover of the mag. Click here to see a preview of the magazine.

Double Income No Kids Yet On iPlayer

You can use BBC iPlayer to listen to episode 4 of series 2 of Double Income No Kids Yet here.
It will be available until Thursday 4th December 2008 at 17:32pm.

David On The Set Of Glorious 39

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Thanks to Shirley Ann Foster we have some photos of David on set of his latest project, the Poliakoff film Glorious 39.
You can view them here.

Time Out London

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David is the cover star of this week's Time Out London magazine. They take a look back at his theatre career so far as Hamlet opens at the Novello for previews next week. Mariah Gale, who plays Ophelia opposite David, is also interviewed in this issue.

Exclusive Absolute Radio Visit Photos

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Thanks to our friend Llia from Absolute Radio we have some fabulous photos of David from his visit to the station on Friday. You can see the full set of them here.

Headway Essex Appeal Update

Great news on the Headway Essex fundraising. Thanks to all of you have bought the greetings cards so kindly signed by David Headway have so far raised a fabulous £30,000!!
If you haven't got one of the exclusive cards already then what are you waiting for?! They'd make great gifts for Christmas and can be ordered globally.

The Next Doctor Press Release

The BBC Press Office have released the following details about the Doctor Who Christmas Special, The Next Doctor.
David Tennant, David Morrissey and Dervla Kirwan star in Russell T Davies's Christmas episode of Doctor Who, as two doctors combine forces in a bid to defeat Miss Hartigan and the Cybermen. Doctor Who At The Proms, a musical odyssey through time and space, hosted by Freema Agyeman, can also be seen over the festive period.
It's Christmas Eve in 1851 and Cybermen stalk the snow of Victorian London, in this special Christmas edition of Russell T Davies's Bafta Award-winning time-travelling drama.
When the Doctor arrives and starts to investigate a spate of mysterious deaths, he's surprised to meet another Doctor, and soon the two must combine forces to defeat the ruthless Miss Hartigan. But are two Doctors enough to stop the rise of the CyberKing?
David Tennant stars as The Doctor, David Morrissey as The Doctor and Dervla Kirwan as Miss Hartigan. This episode als…

David At The Evening Standard Awards

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You can view photos of David from yesterday's Evening Standard Theatre Awards here and watch a video of him at the event below.







David was there to present the editor's award to the Royal Shakespeare Company for the cycle of history plays at the Roundhouse which had proved an indisputable event of 2008. The company, which had already performed the plays in Stratford-upon-Avon, brought the entire sequence to London.
David said "I'm here because Michael Boyd has done such amazing things with the Royal Shakespeare Company. It's a company I feel very strongly about and I have great links to so I am delighted to be able to present this."

Radio Catch Up

You can now download MP3s of Front Row as well as the full Christian O'Connell interview and the Edith Bowman interview from the audio section here.

Telegraph Interview

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An interview with David is featured in today's Telegraph magazine. In it David discusses all aspects of having a high profile career. You can read it here.

Einstein And Eddington Update

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Screen caps from last night's excellent Einstein And Eddington are now online here.
If you missed the programme or would simply like to watch it all over again then you can do so via the BBC iPlayer here.
American fans will be pleased to hear that Einstein And Eddington is expected to be shown on HBO before the end of the year and UK fans can pre order the DVD, released 1st December 2008, in our shop here.

Einstein And Eddington BBC Two 21:10pm

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Don't forget to tune into Einstein And Eddington on BBC Two tonight at 21:10pm. There will be a live chat on our forum at www.david-tennant.net this evening for you to discuss what you thought of the programme.

Double Income No Kids Yet On iPlayer

You can use BBC iPlayer to listen to episode 3 of series 2 of Double Income No Kids Yet here.
It will be available until Thursday 27th November 2008 at 17:32pm.

Einstein And Eddington Articles

We've added a couple of new interviews with David to promote Einstein and Eddington here.
New Scientist have also done a review of the show which you can read here.

The Evening Standard Theatre Awards

David will be attending The Evening Standard Theatre Awards at the Royal Opera House on Monday to present the editor's award.
Richard Wilson is hosting the ceremony, which will be attended by actors Benedict Cumberbatch, Adrian Lester, Robert Lindsay, Amanda Root, Julia McKenzie and Lia Williams. Harriet Walter will announce the winner of best actor from a shortlist of Kenneth Branagh, for Donmar's Ivanov; David Calder, for King Lear at the Globe; and Chiwetel Ejiofor, for his Othello, also at the Donmar.
Maureen Lipman will reveal the best play from contenders Black Watch by Gregory Burke; Now Or Later by Christopher Shinn; and The Pitmen Painters by Lee Hall.
Jude Law will present the best director award from a shortlist of Michael Boyd for the RSC's cycle of history plays at the Roundhouse; Michael Grandage, artistic director of the Donmar Warehouse, for Ivanov, The Chalk Garden and Othello; and John Tiffany for Black Watch. The outstanding newcomer prize will be presented…

Einstein And Eddington Radio Times Cover

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Make sure you pick up a copy of the Radio Times this week as David is the cover star. Plus inside you'll find a fantastic diary he has written about filming Einstein And Eddington.
Radio Times is on sale now.

What Makes Me Happy

In 2006 David read poems for a series of short films called What Makes Me Happy, which were inspired by children from across the world.
Five are now repeating the series on Sunday mornings. You can find air times and listings here.

David's Video Diary Photos

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Pics from David's series 4 Doctor Who video diary have been added to the site. You can view them here.

David On Radio This Friday

David will be doing a couple of radio interviews to discuss his latest project, Einstein And Eddington, on Friday 21st November 2008.
First up he will be on The Christian O'Connell Show on Absolute Radio between 09:00am and 10:00am and later he will be interviewed on Radio 1 and Radio 4's Front Row at 19:15pm.

Watch The Next Doctor CIN Preview

Thanks to the BBC you can now watch the exclusive Children In Need clip of the Doctor Who Christmas Special, The Next Doctor, above. Don't forget that you can still donate to Children In Need via their website here.Screen caps from the preview clip can be seen here. The Next Doctor will air on BBC One on Christmas Day.

Double Income No Kids Yet On iPlayer

You can use BBC iPlayer to listen to episode 2 of series 2 of Double Income No Kids Yet here.
It will be available until Thursday 20th November 2008 at 17:32pm.

The Next Doctor Preview

Don't forget that tomorrow's Children In Need will feature a special preview of this year's Doctor Who Christmas Special, The Next Doctor!
The fun begins on Friday 14th November on BBC One at 19:00pm.
To visit the official Children In Need website click here.

Einstein And Eddington Trailer & Air Date Confirmed

The BBC have confirmed that Einstein And Eddington will air on Saturday 22nd November at 21:10pm on BBC Two.You can watch the new trailer above and view screen caps from it here.

Children In Need Winners Arrive At Studios

The winners of the Children in Need competition have begun to arrive at the set where Doctor Who is filmed by BBC Wales. Although David could not be there, as he is appearing in Hamlet in Stratford Upon Avon, he recorded a message for the lucky winners which you can watch above.

Children In Need Hamlet Ticket Auction

Children In Need have two fab tickets to see David in Hamlet up for auction on eBay to raise money for the charity.
The tickets are for 11th November 2008 at the Courtyard Theatre in Stratford Upon Avon. The seats are in row F of the stalls.
If you'd like to place a bid click here. There's not long left on the auction it closes on Monday afternoon so get bidding now!

Double Income No Kids Yet On BBC iPlayer

You can use BBC iPlayer to listen to episode 1 of series 2 of Double Income No Kids Yet here.
It will be available until Thursday 13th November 2008 at 17:32pm.

Doctor Who Weekend On American TV

Fans in the USA will be pleased to hear that Sci Fi and BBC America are showing a Tenth Doctor marathon this weekend!
Details are as follows:

Friday on SciFi0
5:00am - The Sontaran Stratagem
8:00am - Smith & Jones
9:00am - The Shakespeare Code
10:00am - Gridlock
11:00am - Daleks in Manhattan
12:00pm - Evolution of the Daleks
13:00pm - The Lazarus Experiment
14:00pm - 42

Saturday on BBC America
19:00pm - The Sound of the Drums
20:00pm - Last of the Time Lords
21:00pm - Voyage of the Damned
23:00pm - Last of the Time Lords
00:00am - Voyage of the Damned
02:00am - Last of the Time Lords
03:00am - Voyage of the Damned

Sunday on BBC America
13:00pm - Voyage of the Damned
18:30pm - Voyage of the Damned

Exploring Love's Labour's Lost

The RSC website has a new section dedicated to Love's Labour's Lost which includes an audio interview with the director Greg Doran in which he explains his approach to the language, the design and the characters of the play.
You can visit it here.

Double Income No Kids Yet Repeats

Double Income No Kids Yet will continue it's repeat run on BBC7 with the second series starting on Thursday 6th November. Full details are in the diary.

Watch David On BBC Breakfast

You can watch David's interview with BBC Breakfast from yesterday above.