B — ack in 2011, Mandip Gill was an aspiring actor who had dabbled in theatre and was struggling to break into TV. Down on her luck, she took a notebook and drew a picture of a cheque for £5,000. A few weeks later, she was offered a part on Hollyoaks. She’s convinced she managed to manifest her breakthrough role on Channel 4’s teen soap. “In my head, the only way I was getting paid was from acting,” she confides as we sit down by the Thames in Canary Wharf, London, gleaming skyscrapers everywhere. She still has that notebook, now crammed with other goals, each one ticked off.
Doctor Who fans are soon set to wave goodbye to Mandip Gill as her character Yaz Khan is leaving the BBC sci-fi later this year. However, the British actress has now teased that Yaz could enjoy more adventures in the TARDIS in the future. Gill is expected to leave the...
Doctor Who's Mandip Gill has revealed that she hurt her hand on set while filming for the Easter special 'Legend of the Sea Devils' set to premiere later this month. The upcoming episode sees Gill's character Yaz, the Doctor (Jodie Whittaker) and Dan (John Bishop) face off against the Sea Devils, a classic Doctor Who foe.
T. S. ELIOT, the American-born poet and dramatist, who in 1927 adopted British nationality, died at his London home last night. He was 76. Eliot, a Nobel Prize winner, was a revolutionary writer who valued tradition above all things, an internationalist who disliked cosmopolitanism and a literary creator who abhorred contrived originality.
Pilot TV Podcast Review Of The Year 2021. With guests Jodie Whitaker, Mandip Gill, Steven Strait, Dominique Tipper, Wes Chatham, And Nadine Nicole
We have a BUMPER year-end special for you this week. We're joined not only by The Doctor herself, Jodie Whitaker, and her companion Mandip Gill, but — in a very special Christmas gift to James — we are also joined by the entire core cast of The Expanse! Aside from ushering in the new year with these titans of modern sci-fi, we take a look back at the year that was, run down our list of the top TV shows of 2021 and generally take a look at the highs and lows of the past 12 months over a glorious two-and-a-half hours. Happy New Year!
Doctor Who is gearing up for a lot of changes next year, with lead actor Jodie Whittaker and showrunner Chris Chibnall both on their way out. Whoever replaces Whittaker will be paired with former Doctor Who showrunner Russell T Davies, who is making his return as the guy-in-charge. It’s going to be a very exciting time for the franchise!
The upcoming Doctor Who – New Year’s Day special is going to be all sorts of fun — think in terms of what’s being brought to the table! You’ve got the return of the Daleks, an opportunity to see a crazy time-loop based story, and one of the last opportunities to check out Jodie Whittaker as The Doctor before her eventual regeneration.
The Doctor may have stopped The Flux and defeated The Ravagers, but her days are still numbered. As Time told her, “your time is heading to its end”, and we know Jodie Whittaker’s set to hand in her TARDIS key next year. Still, the sci-fi series will get a new shiny 14th Doctor, but not everything has to change.
Doctor Who star Mandip Gill has addressed her future on the show beyond Jodie Whittaker's era. The future of Gill's character Yasmin 'Yaz' Khan is up in the air as the 13th Doctor's run comes to an end with three feature-length specials in 2022, including the New Year special Eve of the Daleks.
Doctor Who star Mandip Gill has addressed her character's future beyond season 13, admitting that it could go either way for Yaz. Mandip, who plays companion Yasmin Khan, revealed that she doesn't yet know what happens to her character – despite the confirmed exit for Jodie Whittaker's Doctor. Following the...
Doctor Who's Mandip Gill has predicted that fans will be reduced to tears at the end of the sci-fi outing's upcoming series 13, as lead Jodie Whittaker prepares to bow out next year. Back in September, it was confirmed that both Whittaker and showrunner Chris Chibnall will be exiting the...