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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.

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