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  1. 'Sherlock' claims top spot in 2014 iPlayer chartRead the original story

    Friday Jan 23 | Newkerala.com

    ... Murdered by My Boyfriend 9. Outnumbered 10. Doctor Who - Series 8, Deep Breath (Episode 1) Sherlock co-creators Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat said that it was thrilling to see the show at the top of the iPlayer ratings, and that they "always knew ...

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  2. 'Sherlock,' 'Top Gear' Lead BBC's 2014 iPlayer ChartsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... jumping off that building, but we never thought he'd fly so high!" said Sherlock co-creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss in a statement. Despite arguably its most controversial year on record , Top Gear was the best major performer on the iPlayer ...

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  3. Sherlock tops 2014 iPlayer chartRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | BBC News

    ... the top 10. "Really thrilling to see Sherlock at the very top of the iPlayer ratings," said Sherlock co-creators Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat. The return of Sherlock to BBC One was watched by an average 9.2 million people when it first aired on New ...

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  4. These titles are leaving Netflix in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | MarketWatch

    Netflix's licensing agreement with the BBC expires at the end of January, which will result in all but the most popular BBC programs being removed from the streaming service. Don't worry, "Doctor Who" fans, the popular sci-fi show will still be available to stream on Netflix next month.

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  5. Leytonstone funny men are gearing up for New Acts of the Year Comedy ShowcaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    Leytonstone funny men Tristan Rogers and Luke Theobald think so, and their comedy group The Jest has just made it through to the New Acts of the Year Comedy Showcase. In fact they are the only group act, out of 144 auditionees, to make it through to the final 15, who will battle it out at the Bloomsbury Theatre next week to be named Top-of-the-Bill Act for 2015.

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  6. Find out which stars will cameo in the new series of Inside No 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | Heraldseries.co.uk

    Sheridan Smith and Jack Whitehall are among the stars who will cameo in the new series of dark comedy Inside No 9. The BBC Two comedy series - written by and starring Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton - is returning for a second series of standalone stories about the peculiar goings-on at different houses with the same door number. Steve and Reece said: "We are delighted to be handing over the keys to six new No 9s, we hope they will amuse, shock, horrify and surprise but not necessarily in that order.

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  7. 100 Greatest TV Shows to Watch Now - " the British dramasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Radio Times

    ... stories. The fact that they're now massive stars shows how well the experiment worked. Writers Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss realised Holmes's appeal isn't the detective work, but the characters. Sherlock starts off confident and, by the third ...

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  8. Veteran film and TV actor is rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Worthing Herald

    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. THE DAUGHTER of the late actor David Ryall remembers her father as a 'passionate' man with a 'wicked sense of humour'.

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  9. Veteran actor and stage star David Ryall has died aged 79Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 28 | Richmond and Twickenham Times

    Friends and colleagues have paid tribute to veteran actor David Ryall, known for roles in Harry Potter and Outnumbered, who has died aged 79. The actor, whose career spanned more than half a century, replaced Peter Cartwright as Elphias Doge in 2010's Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 1. Actor Mark Gatiss, who starred in comedy The League Of Gentlemen and co-created the Sherlock series, said: "The great David Ryall left us on Christmas Day. A twinkling, brilliant, wonderful actor I was privileged to call a friend.

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  10. David RyallRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 28 | Watersblogged

    ... the "Harry Potter" film series, died Christmas Day at the age of 79. The news was confirmed by actor and writer Mark Gatiss, as well as Ryall 's daughter, Charlie Ryall . Gatiss, a writer for "Sherlock" and "Doctor Who," posted ... ...

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  11. Steve Pemberton: Mapp And Lucia 'a dream'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 28 | Salisbury Journal

    Steve Pemberton has confessed he had to pinch himself every day on the set of Mapp And Lucia, because the project was such a dream come true for him. The Benidorm star plays the flamboyant Georgie Pillson in the new BBC adaptation of the classic EF Benson stories which he also wrote.

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  12. Tributes to 'wonderful' actor RyallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 28 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Friends and colleagues have paid tribute to veteran actor David Ryall, known for roles in Harry Potter and Outnumbered, who has died aged 79. The actor, whose career spanned more than half a century, replaced Peter Cartwright as Elphias Doge in 2010's Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows Part 1. Actor Mark Gatiss, who starred in comedy The League Of Gentlemen and co-created the Sherlock series, said: "The great David Ryall left us on Christmas Day. A twinkling, brilliant, wonderful actor I was privileged to call a friend.

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  13. Mapp and Lucia: Genteel enemiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | BBC News

    ... by Pemberton, in which he played Tubbs, Pauline and other macabre creations. Notably, his League co-star Mark Gatiss is also in the ensemble cast as whisky-swilling retired army officer Major Benjy. Long before The League of Gentlemen came to our ...

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  14. Christmas TV: From Duckface to Mapp and Lucia for Anna ChancellorRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | IcNetwork

    ... war with a smile on your face is fun," notes London-born Chancellor of the series, which also stars Mark Gatiss as pie-eyed Major Benjy and Alan Partridge star Felicity Montagu as gossipy Godiva Plaistow. Off screen, Chancellor and Richardson are ...

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    Dec 22, 2014 | The Telegraph

    ... Doctor Who, a Sherlock Holmes fan who co-created BBC's Sherlock, a new cast member on HBO's Game of Thrones - Mark Gatiss, 48,... Calcutta 1943: A city under threat from a military invasion by the Japanese. The dockyard had been bombed on December 6 ...

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  16. Mapp and Lucia: Hilarious and delightfully bitchy period tale of snobbery and one-upmanshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    Miranda Richardson and Anna Chancellor are on top form in this estive three-parter as two upper-class snobs try to out-do each other by whatever means necessary Christmas may be a time of peace on Earth and goodwill, but there's precious little of it on show in this hilarious tale of small town one-upmanship. Adapted from the books by EF Benson, Mapp And Lucia features Miranda Richardson and Anna Chancellor who play two upper-class snobs trying to out-do each other by whatever means necessary.

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  17. Review of the Year: January 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Radio Times

    ... to contemplate another long wait for more Sherlock, they could at least hold on to the fact that series creators Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat had already plotted out the next two series . Channel 5 revealed the Celebrity Big Brother line-up and, of ...

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  18. Sherlock co-creator Mark Gatiss stuns charity event organisers by doubling funds raisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    SHERLOCK co-creator and Doctor Who writer Mark Gatiss has been praised for his generosity after he doubled the amount raised for charity at a special event held his honour. The kind-hearted comedian and novelist, who was brought up in School Aycliffe, County Durham, offered to match any funds raised at an 'in conversation' event looking at his life and career held in Darlington, earlier this month.

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  19. Sherlock co-creator Mark Gatiss stuns charity event organisers by doubling funds raisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    SHERLOCK co-creator and Doctor Who writer Mark Gatiss has been praised for his generosity after he doubled the amount raised for charity at a special event held his honour. The kind-hearted comedian and novelist, who was brought up in School Aycliffe, County Durham, offered to match any funds raised at an 'in conversation' event looking at his life and career held in Darlington, earlier this month.

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  20. This exclusive Doctor Who series 8 concept art is dark - very dark indeedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Radio Times

    ... robot skeleton (robots, skeletons and robot skeletons were a Doctor Who fixation this year.) Walshe explains: "Mark Gatiss is really good so we often get his scripts really early on, months and months in advance. When a script first comes through it ...

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