Friday, November 17, 2006

No Significance Whatsoever

Despite John Barrowman's appearence on "This Morning", er...this morning, today's been another of those increasingly annoying 'slow news' days. So, with little actual Torchwood news to go off, I thought I'd be brave and report about a brand spanking new American drama called "Heroes" - and some truely fantastic casting news.

NOW COME ON, DON'T GIVE ME THAT ATTITUDE...

According to TV Guide:

"Question: Your superpower is super scoop. Save the world and give us some Heroes poop.— Sarah

Ausiello: Fanboys, prepare to piddle yourself. Christopher Eccleston — the original Dr. Who from the current Sci Fi/BBC series — is joining the cast in January in a really super (tee-hee) role. Speaking of cool casting, wait until you see who's ******* ****'s ****. You're going to flip."


Christopher Eccleston, probably the best-Doctor-ever, in a US drama? Stranger things have happened. It's a neat thought how fate has switched John Barrowman and Chris Eccleston around: one a (practically) American actor working in a (practically) British show; the other a Brit now working in America.

And we love them both (especially JB!).

Good luck Chris.

Now, is a Torchwood/Heroes crossover out of the question?*

*Relax boys and girls, I'm joking!

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