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James Corden to replace Craig Ferguson on The Late Late Show

9 Sep 2014

TV gossip

James Corden has been confirmed as the new host of 'The Late Late Show'. The 'Gavin and Stacey' star is believed to have signed a $5 million-a-year contract to replace Craig Ferguson on the late night US talk show at the beginning of 2015. The…

Joanna Page wants more children

2 Sep 2014

TV gossip

Joanna Page wants to have as many children as possible before she turns 40. The 'Gavin and Stacey' star has revealed she and her husband James Thornton - who starred as James Barton on ITV soap 'Emmerdale' - are desperately trying for more children…

James Corden: BBC Three should move online

3 Apr 2014

TV gossip

James Corden believes moving BBC Three online is the right decision for the channel. The 35-year-old actor became a household name playing Smithy in the hit comedy series 'Gavin and Stacey', which first two series were broadcast on the digital…

Gavin and Stacey to become a movie?

14 Jan 2014

Film gossip

'Gavin & Stacey' actress Ruth Jones has hinted the TV show could be turned into a film. The popular BBC comedy, created by Ruth and co-star James Corden, ended after two-and-a-half years in 2010 but the actress is determined to bring it back.

Mathew Horne wants fourth Gavin and Stacey series

4 Oct 2013

TV gossip

Mathew Horne wants to star in another series of 'Gavin and Stacey'. The 35-year-old actor would love to reprise his role as Gavin Shipman in the BBC sitcom - which was created by and starred James Corden and Ruth Jones - but admits it would be a…

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Daleks confirmed for Doctor Who 50th anniversary

22 Jul 2013

TV gossip

The Daleks have been confirmed to star in the 'Doctor Who' 50th anniversary special. The formidable aliens - the most iconic foe of the Time Lord - will appear in the show, to be broadcast on November 23, exactly 50 years after it first started in…

Joanna Page welcomes baby daughter

18 Feb 2013

TV gossip

Joanna Page has become a mother for the first time. The 34-year-old actress - who portrayed Stacey Shipman in BBC One sitcom 'Gavin & Stacey' - and her actor husband James Thornton welcomed daughter Eva Madelief Russell into the world on Friday…

Gavin and Stacey US remake to go ahead

23 Jan 2013

TV gossip

A pilot for the US remake of 'Gavin & Stacey' is set to start filming The comedy - based on the popular UK show written by James Corden and Ruth Jones - will be titled 'Friends And Family', and has been picked up by Fox after work began on a script…

Joanna Page 'finished' with Gavin and Stacey

14 Jul 2012

TV Gossip

Joanna Page is "finished" with 'Gavin and Stacey'. The 34-year-old actress - who played Stacey in the BBC comedy series from 2007 to 2010 - doesn't "particularly" want to do a special one-off version of the show and does get annoyed when people…

Joanna Page wants Gavin and Stacey in Spain

4 Jul 2012

TV Gossip

Joanna Page wants to make a 'Gavin and Stacey' special in Spain. The 34-year-old actress believes the sitcom will return to screens one day and she would happily reprise her titular role, particularly if filming was done on location. She said: "I…

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Rob Brydon slams Gavin and Stacey musical as 'pants'

8 Feb 2012

TV Gossip

Rob Brydon has slammed plans for a 'Gavin and Stacey' musical as "pants". The Welsh actor - who played Uncle Bryn in the BBC comedy - explained he is happy to leave the show as it was, despite creator Ruth Jones recently announcing plans to transform…

Gavin and Stacey: The Musical?

5 Dec 2011

TV Gossip

'Gavin and Stacey' looks set to be turned into a West End musical. Ruth Jones - who co-wrote the BBC series with actor James Corden, who is currently starring in West End play 'One Man Two Guvnors' - has announced plans for the show to be turned…

Ruth Jones promises more Gavin and Stacey

1 Dec 2011

TV Gossip

Ruth Jones has promised to make more 'Gavin and Stacey'. The Welsh actress - who played loudmouth Nessa Jones in the hit BBC sit-com - and co-creator James Corden had intended to write a Christmas special this year, but both were too…

Mathew Horne eyes Gavin and Stacey overseas movie

26 Jul 2011

TV Gossip

Mathew Horne would make a 'Gavin and Stacey' movie if it involved the characters going on holiday. While the 32-year-old actor - who played the male lead in the BBC One comedy opposite Joanna Page - has previously said a big screen adaptation of the…

Gavin and Stacey movie 'a bad idea'

25 Jul 2011

TV Gossip

Mathew Horne thinks a 'Gavin and Stacey' movie is a "bad idea". The 32-year-old actor - who played the male lead in the BBC comedy opposite Joanna Page - explained while his on-screen dad Larry Lamb is all for taking the show to the big screen, he…

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James Corden ready to write new Gavin and Stacey

3 Jun 2011

TV Gossip

James Corden is thinking of writing another 'Gavin and Stacey' special. The 32-year-old actor - who played Gavin's best friend Smithy in the sit-com - admits he and co-writer Ruth Jones, who portrayed outspoken Nessa, are still fascinated by their…

James Corden keen to pen new Gavin and Stacey

13 May 2011

TV Gossip

James Corden would be "disappointed" if he didn't write another 'Gavin and Stacey' special. The 32-year-old actor - who wrote and starred as Smithy in the BBC One comedy - admitted he and co-creator Ruth Jones, the actress who played vivacious Nessa…

Gavin and Stacey star Margaret John dies

2 Feb 2011

TV Gossip

'Gavin and Stacey' star Margaret John has died. The actress, who played Doris in the critically acclaimed BBC sitcom, passed away in her sleep at around 2am this morning (02.02.11) at the age of 83. Tributes have already started to flood in from…

Rob Brydon's Gavin and Stacey reluctance

29 Sep 2010

TV Gossip

Rob Brydon was initially reluctant to take part in 'Gavin and Stacey'. The actor - who plays Stacey's comical Uncle Bryn in the BBC One series - admitted he was "wary" about playing another Welsh funnyman, but loved the script so much he decided to…

Gavin and Stacey return to TV

12 Jul 2010

TV Gossip

'Gavin & Stacey' may return for a one-off special. Writers Ruth Jones and James Corden had previously insisted that the hit sit-com - which ended after its third series in January - would never make a comeback, but now the Welshwoman admits they plan…

Gavin and Stacey leads comedy nominations

8 Nov 2007

BBC Three series Gavin and Stacey has received seven nominations for this year’s British Comedy Awards. Best TV comedy and best new British TV comedy are among the awards the show is vying for, while star Ruth Jones is up for best TV comedy actress…

Gavin and Stacey

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SITCOM With ITV and Channel 4 still flailing around from one comedy outrage to another and dishing out sitcom calamity after sitcom calamity, it’s BBC3 who can proudly wear the telly crown when it comes to making this digital nation laugh. And main…