Alison Steadman lead a cast including former Doctor Who star Peter Davison, Adrian Lester, Victoria Hamilton and Rachael Stirling in new BBC drama Life.
David Tennant’s signed on for his latest film, which will also co-star his father-in-law and be produced by his wife.
Pharrell Williams has landed a guest star role on The Simpsons. He’ll appear in the 26th season of the show in an episode called Walking Big & Tall. Pharrell will appear as himself in a story which will see him offer to write an anthem for the city of Springfield.
Sherlock actress Lara Pulver and Peter Davison will join Imelda Staunton in the new West End production of Gypsy. The musical opens at the Savoy Theatre on March 28. Pulver will reprise the role of Louise in the show which is transferring to london after a successful run in Chichester. Davison takes over the role of Herbie from Kevin Whateley.