Doctor Who spin-off ‘Class’ returns in Big Finish audio

The Doctor Who spin off CLASS created by Young Adult author Patrick Ness returns in six new audio tales from Big Finish Productions. Coming out in August 2018, six new adventures from the world of Coal Hill Academy.
Coal Hill School (later Academy) was introduced in the first television episode of Doctor Who, An Unearthly Child, in 1963, and has had numerous appearances ever since including the 50th Anniversary Special, The Day of the DoctorClass, a Doctor Who spin-off series created by young adult author Patrick Ness, consisted of eight episodes in a self-contained series that were broadcast in 2016. But Coal Hill Academy still has more secrets hidden in its walls…

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Interview: Shannon Murray (Class)

 Shannon Murray is an actress, writer and disability consultant.

She was most recently on our screen as April’s mum Jackie in BBC Doctor Who Spin-off ‘Class’. Previously she has appeared in shows including Casualty and Doctors.

She is well known as an advocate for disabled people in the media and has written and spoken in public about the subject in-depth.

“It was important for me to show brands, organisations and shoppers that you can merge disability and high street fashion” Continue reading

Release date/details announced for ‘Class’ (Doctor Who spin-off)

The wait is over! Today BBC Three confirmed the new Young-Adult drama, Class, written by Patrick Ness, will drop its first two episodes ‘For Tonight We Might Die‘ and ‘The Coach with the Dragon Tattoo‘ on BBC Three on Saturday 22 October.

Coal Hill acts like a beacon across all of space and time to any being who might want to use it for mischief….you’ll have to be on your guard.


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Cast of Class To Appear In Live Stream On Friday 23rd September

The cast of Class will appear in a global Live Stream on Friday 23rd September, so put it in your calendar now! The Live Stream will be available on the Class official Facebook page and will start at 4:30pm BST.
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London Film & Comic Con July 2016

Event Reporters – Ben Gummery & Lewis Mainwaring


FullSizeRender (1)This was our third time attending LFCC – and our first as official press (thank you Showmasters)!!!!

We attended the Friday of this event (29th July 2016) held at Olympia, London.


Guests that attended this weekends event included:-

  • Judge Reinhold (Beverly Hills Cop)
  • Dolph Lundgren (Rocky IV)
  • Jeremy Renner (Marvel’s Cinematic Universe)
  • Mads Mikkelsen (Hannibal)
  • Tobin Bell (SAW)
  • Millie Bobby Brown (Stranger Things)

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BBC Three officially announce cast for CLASS

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 12:00:00 on 04/04/2016 - Programme Name: Class - TX: 04/04/2016 - Episode: Class - casting announcement (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: **STRICTLY EMBARGOED UNTIL 12 NOON ON MONDAY 4TH APRIL** Vivian Oparah, Sophie Hopkins, Greg Austin, Fady Elsayed - (C) BBC - Photographer: Ray BurmistonTime has looked at your faces now.  And time never forgets…
What if your planet was massacred and you were the sole survivor?
What if a legendary figure out of space and time found you a place to hide?
But what if the things that want to kill you have tracked you down?
And worst of all, what if you haven’t studied for your A-Levels…?

 


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BBC Three announces Doctor Who Spin Off

BBC Three today announces Class – a new 8 x 45 minute Doctor Who Spin off from the acclaimed ‘young adult’ author Patrick Ness.

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‘Class’ is a young adult series set in contemporary London. Incredible dangers are breaking through the walls of time and space, and with darkness coming, London is unprotected.
With all the action, heart and adrenalin of the best young adult fiction (Buffy, Hunger Games), this is Coal Hill School and Doctor Who like you’ve never seen it before. Continue reading