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  1. Discovering Scarfolk is a mock 70s guidebook with creepy, funny posters and book coversRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | Digit Magazine

    Like a grim version of The League of Gentlemen, graphic designer Richard Littler's Discovering Scarfolk disturbs you and makes you laugh. We've seen so many blogs turned into books that it should probably be its own genre, but Discovering Scarfolk is one of the few to stand on its own and deserve to be more than a ill-conceived Christmas present.


  2. Meet Europe's 5 Most Powerful ShowrunnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... premiered Oct. 2. One of the few European showrunners most fans know by name, the Scottish writer (together with Mark Gatiss ) created Sherlock , r einventing the iconic London detective for a new generation . The same year, in 2010, Moffat took ...


  3. What happens when Mark Gatiss paints David Tennant...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 3 | Radio Times

    Mark Gatiss is known for many things writing, acting and directing but, until now, we weren't aware of his talents as a painter. And it turns out when the Sherlock co-creator chooses to grab his brush and oils, he doesn't settle for any old subject.


  4. Gatiss to host charity talk-inRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 30 | Darlington and Stockton Times

    ACTOR, writer and novelist Mark Gatiss will return to the North-East this winter for an 'in conversation' event for charity. Mr Gatiss, who has written and acted in Doctor Who, Sherlock and The League of Gentleman and starred in Game of Thrones, will be chatting to an audience at Carmel College on December 5. Presented by the mayor of Darlington Gerald Lee, in aid of the mayor's charities and in association with Teesside University, tickets are now on sale for A 12.50 available from Darlington Civic Theatre box office.


  5. 'Chubby' Brown is fined at hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | BBC News

    Comedian Roy "Chubby" Brown was handed a parking ticket at a Middlesbrough hospital minutes after handing over a A 5,000 cheque to help cancer patients. Brown, whose real name is Royston Vasey, was visiting the unit at James Cook University Hospital where he was treated for throat cancer 10 years ago.


  6. League of Gentleman star chosen as official patron of YorkshireRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Yorkshire Evening Post

    HE made his name as a star of darkly-comic TV hit The League of Gentlemen. Now, however, actor Reece Shearsmith has joined another select band of famous faces.


  7. Doctor Who Watch 8.4 - ListenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... Steven Moffat shows the audience what he can do when he's on top of his game, and following so closely after Mark Gatiss' 'Robot of Sherwood' puts the show on track for reclaiming the momentum that's always lost after a regeneration story. 'Fear ...


  8. Review: Doctor Who - Robot of SherwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 |

    ... Nottingham. He just about avoids performing a parody of the black hat and makes it his own. But the concept of Mark Gatiss's script gets tired halfway through, where is show runner Steven Moffat when we need him? It doesn't really recover until the ...


  9. Cardinal Burns Live: Lighter Laughs But Still FunnyRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 28, 2014 | Londonist

    When Cardinal Burns clattered onto our screens in 2012, it was the duo's black, sometimes gross-out comedy that grabbed our attention. Penis-munching zombies and spiked birthday cakes planted them somewhere between Big Train and The League of Gentlemen - no wonder the critics fawned, and the second series of their sketch show won promotion to Channel 4. The pair's latest live outing certainly gets messy - a sweat-drenched opener is swiftly followed by a beer-downing challenge , but there's little to force a sharp intake of breath, or make you shift uneasily in your seat.


  10. Doctor Who: Prince of StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Houston Press

    ... the edgy, never-going-to-be-snogging-companions Doctor that they forgot to write an actual plot that made sense. Mark Gatiss' "Robot of Sherwood" threw all that away and for the first time really let us sit back and look at Capaldi just being The ...


  11. 'Doctor Who' Episode 3 Recap: The Doctor Meets a LegendRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Mashable

    ... was shown what was inside his mind: hatred. We've seen the Doctor shaken to his very core - that's why writer Mark Gatiss, who is also Steven Moffatt's co-writer on Sherlock - saw the opportunity for a seemingly lighthearted trip in the TARDIS. ...


  12. Doctor Who Watch 8.3 - Robot Of SherwoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... and dour, it's about time for some levity and high adventure. And I am pleased to tell you that this week's Mark Gatiss -penned episode brought both in equal measure, making 'Robot Of Sherwood' the episode where The Doctor just might start to hit ...


  13. 'Doctor Who': 9 Burning Questions For 'Robot Of Sherwood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | MTV

    ... time. It'll take a few more viewings to determine whether it reaches the lofty heights of a "Blink," but writer Mark Gatiss crafted a great, standalone hour that also raises plenty of questions about the future of the series.


  14. Doctor Who: 8 references you might have missedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Metro

    Robot of Sherwood was penned by Mark Gatiss, co-creator of Sherlock. He's a long-standing Doctor Who fan, whose earliest published works were books in the New Adventures series.


  15. Doctor Who: Episode three gave Capaldi an opportunity to shine at lastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2014 | Metro

    ... turgid post-regeneration porridge. And we got it on Saturday night. Finally, with Robot of Sherwood written by Mark Gatiss, I was laughing as heartily as any one of the merry men. This new series hasn't been a corker thus far. Come on, it hasn't. Be ...


  16. 'Doctor Who' Hits the Mark With Robin Hood and the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Film School Rejects

    ... John ( Rusty Goffe ) and the Sheriff of Nottingham ( Ben Miller ). It's incredible that this episode, written by Mark Gatiss ("Victory of the Daleks") and directed by Paul Murphy , could be nearly more cartoonish than Disney's Robin Hood and almost ...


  17. Mark Gatiss Talks Crafting "Sherlock"Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | Dark Horizons News

    "Sherlock" co-creator and actor Mark Gatiss has been doing some press recently and participated in a Reddit 'Ask Me Anything' session where fan questions about his writing work on "Sherlock" and "Doctor Who" were the order of the day. The result saw some interesting answers about both shows.


  18. Doctor Who Review 8.03 - 'Robots of Sherwood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 |

    ... who is getting material this season befitting her performance abilities, has a lot to work with here from writer Mark Gatiss and she makes the most of it. But what's refreshing is how Gatiss is able to beef up Clara as a character without shorting ...


  19. Doctor Who: "Robot of Sherwood" ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 | IGN

    ... been 'dark, gloomy and morally explorative', that doesn't mean the show should lose its sense of fun. But while Mark Gatiss' silly script resulted in a number of genuinely funny repartees, the overall plot, characterisation and newly established ...


  20. 'Doctor Who' series 8, episode 3 recap: 'Robots of Sherwood'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2014 |

    Jenna Coleman as Clara, Tom Riley as Robin and Peter Capaldi as The Doctor in "Robots of Sherwood." Mark Gatiss episodes tend to have a polarizing effect.