Young adult fiction author Patrick Ness on board for a spin-off centred around Coal Hill High School
Downton Abbey is celebrating Christmas, while Top Gear goes to Argentina for a contentious TV special
Move follows murders of US journalists James Foley and Steven Sotloff at the hands of Islamic State
Pixie Lott is the favourite to win, but this year's contestants have been described as 'underwhelming'
Peter Capaldi says his Doctor will be 'less user-friendly' than his predecessors – but will he be darker than this lot?
BBC issues plea to keep spoilers secret after five scripts, including Deep Breath, find their way online
Time Lord's new look compared to that of third Doctor Jon Pertwee... and John Travolta in Grease
Bauer, Miller, Lannister, Draper and Underwood are all set for sensational returns to the small screen this year
Musical adaptation of Brett Easton Ellis's iconic novel is "diabolically slick" but does it need more horror?
The Day of the Doctor reviews are in but critics are split on whether it was a five-star triumph or a dud
Whovians prove their devotion with mass Time Lord wedding, feature film and Dalek bubble bath
Fiftieth anniversary prompts philosophy lecturer Alasdair Richmond to pose some timely questions
The Time Lord takes on Daleks and a genocidal Margaret Thatcher in a raft of special storylines
Spoiler alert: Paul McGann returns as Doctor Who in short film ahead of The Day of the Doctor
Former Doctor Who star Tennant is 'electrifying' as Shakespeare's flawed king at RSC
BBC to release 'Web of Fear' and 'Enemy of the World' episodes after Nigeria storeroom find
The Thick of It star is the oldest actor to pilot the Tardis for decades - a 'canny choice' from the BBC
As Sunday announcement approaches, Thick Of It actor Peter Capaldi is favourite to take over from Matt Smith