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  1. Sherlock writers have to pitch every series to Benedict CumberbatchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Argus

    Sherlock co-creator Steven Moffat has revealed the first thing they have to do for each series is win the approval of Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman. The Doctor Who writer told Digital Spy the two stars - who play Sherlock and Watson in the hit BBC drama - "don't need" the show anymore, so for every new episode he and co-creator Mark Gatiss have to persuade their two leading men to sign back on.


  2. Sherlock Prom is (sort of) happeningRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | Radio Times

    ... all know he'll probably be there in spirit. We can reveal that Sherlock co-creator and dastardly Mycroft actor Mark Gatiss will be a special guest at the event. Other big ticket items featuring household names include veteran naturalist Sir David ...


  3. Doctor Who Series 9: what we know so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 23 | The First Post

    ... quickly won many over, with Moffat calling her 'an instant hit'. Elsewhere, fans were pleased to note that Mark Gatiss has written one of the new episodes, having previously penned memorable Who outings The Unquiet Dead and 'Robot of Sherwood'. Den ...


  4. Christopher Eccleston Reveals Fight With 'Doctor Who' Bosses As Reason For His ExitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | International Business Times

    ... didn't give names, but during Eccleston's time, Davies was the chief writer, executive producer and showrunner. Mark Gatiss, Steven Moffat, who became showrunner after Davies' exit in 2008, were also at the top tier, as well as a few other names. ...


  5. Doctor Who - 50th Anniversary Collector's Edition Blu-rayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 | Losing it[1]

    ... it says on the tin. I don't think I mentioned this at the time, so I'll rectify that now. For quite some time, Mark Gatiss had been wanting to make a drama about the early days of Doctor Who, and as the fiftieth anniversary came around, he was able ...


  6. 'Horrible Histories' comes to Discovery FamilyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 10 |

    ... by Martin Brown, published by Scholastic UK, which sold more than 20 million copies. The on-screen cast includes Mark Gatiss, best known from his roles in Sherlock and Doctor Who. The show has already won British awards, and now it faces off in ...


  7. Steven Moffat: 'Doctor Who' Movie & 'Sherlock' Crossover Are Not On The CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 |

    ... was something the fans wanted. Fortunately, Moffat explained he had been convinced by his Sherlock co-creator, Mark Gatiss , S herlock producer Sue Vertue, Cumberbatch and Freeman that the crossover is not a good idea. "My instinct-and this is ...


  8. Outlander actor Sam Heughan enjoying star statusRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 |

    ... - have you thought more about a possible plot? A. Yeah. Maybe Sherlock is involved there as well. I know Mark Gatiss, who's one of the writers of Doctor Who and Sherlock, and I'm just a huge fan of anything by him. But yes, maybe we should get that ...


  9. Steven Moffat Wants a 'Doctor Who' / 'Sherlock' Crossover, But Don't Hold Your BreathRead the original story

    Friday Apr 3 | /film

    ... Who - is I'm just such a tart. If people want to, we should give it to them. But I got persuaded by [co-creator Mark Gatiss], Benedict, [executive producer Sue Vertue] and Martin saying, "Look, it will never be as good as they think it's going to ...


  10. 'Doctor Who' movie? 'Sherlock' teamup? NoRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Entertainment Weekly

    ... please fans who want to see the world's greatest detective and the Time Lord team up, his fellow producers (like Mark Gatiss and Sue Vertue) and his Sherlock stars (Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman) are all against the idea. "My instinct-and ...


  11. 'Game of Thrones' star Maisie Williams joins 'Doctor Who' castRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Los Angeles Times

    ... "Thrones" actor to appear on "Doctor Who" - in fact, more than 20 actors have appeared on both shows, among them Mark Gatiss (who plays Tycho Nestoris in "Thrones"), Paul Kaye (Thoros of Myr), Ron Donachie (Rodrick Cassel), Liam Cunningham ( David ...


  12. Entertainment round-up: Possible revival of The League of Gentlemen?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 30 | Redditch Advertiser

    ... come up with stories and back stories -what they've all been up to and doing in the meantime." Steve, Reece, Mark Gatiss and Jeremy Dyson created the bizarre world of Royston Vasey and characters such as local shop owners Tubbs and Edward, circus ...


  13. Steve Pemberton hints at more League Of GentlemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 28 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Steve Pemberton has teased there could be a revival of hit show The League Of Gentlemen, if they can get all the team back together. Steve, Reece Shearsmith, Mark Gatiss and Jeremy Dyson created the bizarre world of Royston Vasey and characters such as local shop owners Tubbs and Edward, circus performer Papa Lazarou and sinister butcher Hilary Briss for the stage.


  14. Sam Heughan: There could be an Outlander and Doctor Who crossoverRead the original story

    Mar 26, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... Who I'd love to do sci-fi," he says, adding that he's been trying to persuade his friend and Doctor Who writer Mark Gatiss to get him a part. "Maybe there's a crossover there as well," he adds, suggesting that Outlander and Doctor Who could easily ...


  15. Russell T Davies, Steven Moffat and the team share their personal modern Doctor Who highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... old Doctor Who has found an entirely new audience and is more popular than ever. God bless us. Every one! X [Mark Gatiss has been a Doctor Who writer since 2005's The Unquiet Dead; guest-starred in The Lazarus Experiment in 2007; and wrote and ...


  16. Playing Peter Mandelson: Mark Gattis channels the 'prince of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 25, 2015 | The Independent

    Mark Gatiss co-created 'The League of Gentlemen' and 'Sherlock'. But has he now met his greatest challenge in the role of New Labour's 'prince of darkness'? No problem, he tells James Rampton, Mandeslon is just another version of Mycroft Holmes "It's frightening, isn't it?" says Mark Gatiss, sweeping his foppish, floppy hair behind his ear, as I remark how much he looks like his screen alter ego Peter Mandelson in Channel 4's absorbing new one-off drama, Coalition.


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    Mar 21, 2015 | This is Hull

    ... to spare..." Following on from their success in Edinburgh as The League Of Gentlemen (with comedy partners Mark Gatiss and Jeremy Dyson), where they won the prestigious annual comedy award, the foursome landed a BBC radio show and then a TV series. ...


  18. Judi Dench and Catherine Tate to lead televised live election play in West EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 20, 2015 | Gay Times

    ... cast also includes principal actors from across the West End and Broadway. The play also features Sherlock actor Mark Gatiss and Dench's daughter Finty Williams. Written by James Graham, The Vote is to be broadcast on 7 May via More4 from 8:30pm as ...


  19. Mark Gatiss: I based Sherlock's Mycroft on Peter MandelsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Spectator

    In the BBC's Sherlock , Mark Gatiss plays Sherlock Holmes's sly older brother Mycroft. Now the actor has revealed in an interview with the Radio Times that the person who inspired his performance is none other than Peter Mandelson.


  20. Steven Moffat confirms the Sherlock special will be set in Victorian LondonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | Radio Times

    ... of the run of three episodes. "So we had this to do it as we could hardly conceal it's Victorian. [Co-creator] Mark Gatiss and me, we wanted to do this, but it had to be a special, it had to be a separate entity on its own. It's kind of in its own ...