PETER & WENDY
Paloma Faith plays Tinker Bell in this modern-day re-imagining of the JM Barrie classic. She says: â€œItâ€™s set at Great Ormond Street hospital, where I had experiences as a child – going there for some minor things.â€
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Even though Benedict Cumberbatch tells us that he originally thought it was â€œmadnessâ€ to do a Victorian-era one-off of Sherlock, heâ€™s decided: â€œTo muck around with a pipe and a deerstalker for real is wonderful. And then, as far as the background goes – the setting, the scenery and all the rest of it – is just a delight. It always is with period drama – you kind of marvel at it.â€
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To mark National Letter Writing Day, Benedict wrote to Santa asking for â€œmore time for children to be children [and] stretch the moment of magic and playfulness.â€ Aw!
Catherine Tate pops up in this adaptation of David Walliams’ book, as the girlfriend of Len – a man who makes millions overnight after inventing a new loo roll. Sapphire Diamond is a money-grabbing 40-something Geordie hand model who’s all tts and teeth. As ever, she’s most amusing.