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    Why the Casting for 'Doctor Who' Has Become the Focus of a Debate About Race and Gender

    In the 50 years that "Doctor Who" has been on the air, the titular character of The Doctor -- the last of an alien race called the Time Lords from the planet Gallifrey who can to regenerate into a different physical appearance -- has been played by 11 actors. Each has brought his own interpretation ...

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    A New Breed of Hero Pops up on TV Tonight

    guest review by Darwyn Carson - Surprise. You don’t have to be a zombie movie lover to enjoy the three part mini-series premiering tonight on BBC America.

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    'In the Flesh': BBC America Finds a New Approach to the Zombie Genre By Taking the Undead Point of View

    "In the Flesh," the three-part supernatural miniseries premiering on BBC American tonight, June 6, at 10pm, begins with a scene that recalls a famous entry in zombie movie canon -- "Dawn of the Dead," when a group of survivors initially takes giddy joy in the post-apocalyptic freedom they have to en...

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    Here's Your First Look at Dominic West and Helena Bonham Carter as 'Burton & Taylor'

    Dominic West ("The Wire") and Helena Bonham Carter ("The King’s Speech") will follow in the not-so-illustrious footsteps of "Liz & Dick" stars Lindsay Lohan and Grant Bowler when they take on the roles of Hollywood's most famously volatile couple in BBC America's TV movie "Burton & Taylor."

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    Watch: A Clip From BBC America's Zombie Miniseries 'In the Flesh' Showcases the Rehabilitated Undead

    "In the Flesh," the three-part British miniseries premiering in the U.S. on BBC America on Thursday June 6 at 10pm, is of the zombies-as-metaphors school of supernatural tales.

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    5 Best Bets on TV This Week: A Poetic Take on a Troubled Detroit and a Horror Anthology Film Featuring Emily Hagins

    Sure, Sunday tends to be overcrowded with high-end TV, including "Mad Men," "Game of Thrones," "Veep," "The Borgias," "Family Tree," "Nurse Jackie" and more, but what to watch the rest of the time? Every Monday, we bring you five noteworthy highlights from the other six days of the week.

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    BBC America Sets Its Summer Schedule, With Idris Elba's 'Luther' Returning in September

    Fans of "Luther," the Neil Cross-created crime drama centered around a magnetic turn from Idris Elba as the obsessive police officer of the title, will have to wait until September to see new episodes of the series (and to find out whether Ruth Wilson's flirty psychopath Alice Morgan will return).

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    Watch: Trailer for Season Two of BBC America's Period Procedural 'Copper'

    Season two of BBC America's period police drama "Copper" is set to premiere on Sunday June 23 at 10pm, and the network has just released a trailer for the new episodes.

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    5 Best Bets on TV This Week: Mail-Order Brides, Cher and Neil Gaiman's Return to 'Doctor Who'

    Sure, Sunday tends to be overcrowded with high-end TV, including "Mad Men," "Veep," "The Borgias," "Game of Thrones," "Nurse Jackie" and more, but what to watch the rest of the time? Every Monday, we bring you five noteworthy highlights from the other six days of the week.

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    'Orphan Black' Fans Rejoice, BBC America Orders a Second Season of the Clone Drama

    While season one of the clone drama is still underway, BBC America has just picked up "Orphan Black" for a second season. The network announced another 10 episode order from Temple Street Productions earlier today.

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