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

    Wednesday | 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 ...


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

    Monday Dec 22 | 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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    Monday Dec 22 | 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 ...


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

    Saturday Dec 20 |

    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.


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

    Friday Dec 19 | 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 ...


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

    Wednesday Dec 17 | 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.


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

    Wednesday Dec 17 | 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 ...


  8. Mark Gatiss speaks about playing the - smarter' Holmes in SherlockRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | The Indian Express

    He has the most famous brother in TV history. Mark Gatiss remembers the train journey from Cardiff to London he undertook five years ago with long-time collaborator Steven Moffat and their conversations around Sherlock Holmes.


  9. Ghost Stories Extends Into March 2015Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 |

    The stage phenomenon has continued to terrify theatregoers, since it opened at the Lyric Hammersmith, playing to over 400,000 and breaking all box office records atLondon's Arts Theatre, including playing to a record number of people in one night on the spookiest night of the year, Halloween. GHOST STORIES mixes the very best of theatre with the intense buzz of a thrill-ride, delivering something truly unique.


  10. Mark's pledge on Dad's ArmyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Evening Times

    ACTOR and screenwriter Mark Gatiss, responsible for Sherlock and The League of Gentlemen, said the remake of Dad's Army which he appears in will maintain the poignancy of the original. The 48-year-old will be playing Captain Mainwaring's colonel.


  11. Why Mark Gatiss isn't worried about the Dad's Army remakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 5 | Salisbury Journal

    Mark Gatiss has said the big screen remake of Dad's Army which he appears in will maintain the humour and poignancy of the original TV series. The 48-year-old, responsible for TV hits such as Sherlock and The League Of Gentlemen, and who has also written and acted in Doctor Who, will be playing the role of Captain Mainwaring's colonel in the remake.


  12. Don't miss live blog on talk-in featuring Doctor Who star Mark GatissRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    FANS of Doctor Who, Sherlock and the League of Gentleman would be well advised to stay close to their computers and smartphones on Friday evening. The Northern Echo will be broadcasting an exclusive live blog from an 'in conversation' event featuring the actor, writer and novelist Mark Gatiss Mr Gatiss, who has written and acted in Doctor Who, Sherlock and The League of Gentleman and starred in Game of Thrones, will be interviewed by Northern Echo editor Peter Barron in a sold-out event at Carmel College, in Darlington.


  13. Benedict Cumberbatch to Receive the Variety Award Dec. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... look -- but guys like Cumberbatch prove this is not the case." Starring in a series whose creators (Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat) come from a different genre reboot ("Doctor Who") that also has a rabid fanbase likely helped as well. The WhoLocks -- ...


  14. 'Sherlock' special promo photo has fans grasping for cluesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | New York Daily News

    ... Conan Doyle's original novels. It's a far cry from their more modern dress from creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss' 21st Century update. This is what we've been doing today. Later on a pic of #Sherlock and John as they'll appear in the Special. ...


  15. This New Sherlock Image Offers Throwback Greatness, Might Hint At Time TravelRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Vertue also shared a quick look at the script for the upcoming special, which notes the episode was written by Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat, who created the drama together. This is what we've been doing today! Later on a pic of Sherlock and John as ...


  16. The Sherlock special reveal - what does it mean?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Radio Times

    BBC1's Sherlock and John! But dressed like they're in Victorian times! A new Sherlock script ! The first in literally years! And the return of the #221back hashtag! All shared on Twitter by the show's producer Sue Vertue! Sherlock fans haven't been this excited since... well, that last Sherlock reveal ... Ever since there's been talk of a Sherlock Christmas special there's been talk of The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle. Not only is it the only of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's original Sherlock Holmes stories set at Christmas, it's also an incredibly Christmassy Christmas tale, and one that Sherlock co-creator Mark Gatiss adores.


  17. Review: TakeOver14 Festival, Helen, Actors of Dionysus; Kill The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | York Press

    TAKEOVER 14's week-long festival of innovative theatre at York Theatre Royal drew to a close in the main house with a long-established Greek drama specialist and a Fringe company in the line of The Tiger Lilies and The League Of Gentlemen. Now run from Brighton, Actors of Dionysus spent seven years of their 21 years in York, where they made a name for "seriously sexy" takes on the works of the usual ancient Greek suspects, a kind of Dial M For Medea.


  18. 'Sherlock' season 4 to have 'expected' tragedy, says Mark GatissRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | TheCelebrityCafe

    Mark Gatiss, co-creator and star of Sherlock said that fans will witness an "expected tragedy" in its upcoming season with RadioTimes on Thursday. The BBC One drama , which stars Benedict Cumberbatch in the title role and Martin Freeman as Dr. John Watson, is a modern take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes stories.


  19. Peter Capaldi tells his version of getting knocked out by Brian BlessedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | Radio Times

    ... Lesbian and Gay Switchboard yesterday afternoon. "I got punched in the head by Brian Blessed," he told host Mark Gatiss. "I have a scar under my eye and stitches. "I woke up on the floor and couldn't believe that I'd been punched. And these two ...


  20. Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi wants another TARDIS... has to be retroRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | Metro

    ... changes in the long-running BBC science-fiction children's show. When asked by the host of the event, Sherlock's Mark Gatiss, if the Twelfth Doctor would be getting his 'own' screwdriver in the series, Capaldi replied: 'I have to say, the BBC are ...