Michael Sheen made an appearance on the new ITV weekend show Zoe Ball On Saturday this morning and chatted to host Zoe about his recent work with David Tennant on Good Omens. The six-part adaptation of the cult comedy novel will be coming to Amazon Prime in early 2019 with Michael and David in the roles of the angel Aziraphale and the demon Crowley respectively.
"I spent half of last year, six months the whole thing was, on this TV series called Good Omens, based on the book that was written by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett. So, Neil has done the adaptation of that and has been working on the show every day. I've been a massive fan of his since - well, I read the book when I was in drama school - so to be part of bringing it to the screen was amazing. It's a great story, " he said.
"I play an angel, " he continued. "It's about an angel and a demon who have to team up to stop the end of the world - it is a comedy! David Tennant plays the demon. So …
The gigantic animated movie Ferdinand is released to buy on DVD and
Blu-ray in the UK today. The Oscar-nominated movie, features the voices of John
Cena as Ferdinand, David Tennant as Angus the Highland bull and Kate McKinnon
as Lupe the goat.
Ferdinand Little bull Ferdinand prefers sitting quietly under a tree
just smelling the flowers, rather than snorting and butting heads with the
other bulls. As Ferdinand grows big and strong his temperament remains mellow,
but one day five men come to choose the biggest, fastest and roughest bull for
the bullfights in Madrid and Ferdinand is mistakenly chosen. Ferdinand was directed by Carlos Saldanha and is based on
the original story by Munro Leaf. The all-star cast also includes Sally
Phillips, Gina Rodriguez and Anthony Anderson. Buy the DVD hereBuy the Blu-ray here
Robert Sheehan features in a new clip from the upcoming thriller Bad Samaritan that was released exclusively today by the horror site Bloody Disgusting.
Robert plays Sean Falco, a struggling artist and car valet at a high class restaurant who has a neat little sideline in petty crime. While his customers are dining, he uses their cars to locate their houses to rob them. But when he targets the home of the wealthy, successful and arrogant Cale Erendreich, played by David Tennant, Sean inadvertently stumbles across some of Cale's darker predilections.
In the clip below, Sean makes the horrifying discovery of a room designed for murder:
Bad Samaritan was written by Brandon Boyce and produced and directed by Dean Devlin, and also stars Kerry Condon and Carlito Olivero. The movie will be released across the USA and Canada on May 4th.
Bad Samaritan will also be released in Russia on April 19th and in Singapore and Malaysia on May 3rd (see above for poster). The UK release date has yet to be…
David Tennant's new movie, Bad Samaritan was released in Russia today. David Tennant and Robert Sheehan co-star in the horror thriller scripted by Brandon Boyce and produced by Devlin's own Electric Entertainment.
The film is released under the title Логово Монстра (Monster's Lair). The plot centres on a pair of petty thieves, played by Robert Sheehan and Carlito Olivero, who find themselves in a world of horror when they target a classy residence only to find that the owner (David Tennant) has a girl chained and gagged in his office. reporting the matter to the police only focuses the psychopath's attentions on them and a tense cat and mouse game commences as he seeks to ensure their silence.
The film is dubbed in to Russian. A trailer can be seen below:
A number of Russian fans took to twitter to say how much they had enjoyed the film. Check out some tweets below:
Just saw #BadSamaritan! Today it's just started in our cinemas and we went to the very first film s…
David Tennant was a guest on Magic Weekend Breakfast with Tom Price this morning to talk about his new film You Me And Him.
During David's pre-recorded chat with host Tom (familiar to fans of Torchwood as PC Andy) he answered questions from fans, spoke about two of his upcoming projects, Amazon's Good Omens and HBO's Camping, and hinted that there might be more Big Finish Tenth Doctor audio adventures in the pipeline.
Newly released romcom You Me And Him follows a year in the lives of a same sex couple, played by Lucy Punch and Faye Marsay, who find themselves pregnant at the same time. David co-stars as their recently divorced neighbour, who is responsible for one of the pregnancies. The film was written and directed by Daisy Aitkens and produced by Georgia Tennant. You Me And Him is out now in selected cinemas in the UK - for information about screenings and to book tickets visit the You Me And Him website
To celebrate here's some fun birthday facts about David:
David was born in Bathgate in Scotland on Sunday 18th April 1971. His birth name is David John McDonald.
David's star sign is Aries and his birthstone is Diamond. His birth flower is a Daisy or a Peony.
The season he was born is Spring and he was born in the Chinese year of the Pig.
When David was born the The UK Prime Minister was Edward Heath and the US President was Richard Nixon.
In dog years David is 322 years old today or in human days he is 17,167 days old or approximately 412,000 hours old.
The number 1 record in the UK charts on the day that David was born was 'Hot Love' by T.Rex and the number 1 album was a collection of Motown songs called 'Motown Chartbusters Vol.5'.
Summer of '42, directed by Robert Mulligan, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1971 while Passenger To Frankfurt by Agatha Christie was one of the best selling books.
David Tennant has made a new charity appeal video on behalf of Circle Scotland's new DARED campaign.
For the campaign every member of staff at every City of Edinburgh Council school is DARED to Do A Run Every Day in June to raise money for Circle. Circle support vulnerable children and families, across Scotland.
David, who has been a patron of Circle since 2005, said of working with the charity:
"I was blessed with a safe and happy childhood. It is unacceptable to me that any child in Scotland should grow up in poverty or neglect. I am delighted and honoured to be supporting Circle in Scotland as they spread their invaluable work across the country."