Have you heard the latest about the stars?
rita to work magic
Next up with a role in panto to promote is rita Simons, who played Roxy Mitchell in EastEnders. She’s going to be taking on a part in Aladdin, playing magical spirit Scheherazade, who helps Aladdin win fame, fortune and a wife. The pantomime runs from 9-31 December at Beck Theatre in Hayes.
Doctor Who news!
It’s been revealed that the
Doctor Who Christmas special will hark back to the time of the first ever Doctor and his then companion, Ben Jackson. The Navy seaman will be played by Jared Garfield, best known as Nathan Nightingale in Hollyoaks, and the first Doctor played now by David Bradley (Broadchurch).
Ben turns rock star
A biopic film about former Queen frontman Freddie Mercury will see Ben Hardy in a leading role! The actor, who played Peter Beale in EastEnders, plays the part of drummer Roger Taylor alongside Rami Malek (Mr Robot) as Freddie.