Grant for role in new Dr Who series
Richard E. Grant (pictured) has been cast in the new series of Doctor Who. The news was announced by the BBC via the program’s official Twitter account after producers revealed an ‘‘iconic’’ star was set to appear in the hit British TV show. Grant is to play a villain in a Christmas special this year and he will appear alongside Tom Ward, according to Britain’s The Sun newspaper. Further details are soon to be revealed but the actor has worked on the sci-fi show before.