Kylie who plays Astrid - a waitress on The Titanic - began filming in Cardiff this week for the special which will air on BBC 1 during Christmas 2007. She stars alongside David Tennant in a story that follows on directly from the ending of series three where viewers witnessed The Titanic crash through the TARDIS walls. We can also confirm that Britain's best loved sitcom actors, Geoffrey Palmer and Clive Swift will play lead roles in the Christmas episode. With Geoffrey taking the helm of the Titanic in his role as Captain. 'Voyage of the Damned' will also feature Gary O'Brien who recently appeared in the Oscar winning film 'The Queen', Debbie Chazen; star of the BBC comedy series 'The Smoking Room', Olivier Award winner Clive Rowe, Russell Tovey from the smash hit film 'The History Boys', Jimmy Vee who has previously been in Doctor Who as the Moxx of Balhoon and George Costigan who starred in 'The Long Firm' and the acclaimed film 'Rita Sue and Bob Too'.
Wednesday, 11 July 2007
The Voyages First Picture
Today saw the BBC finally release the first picture for this years Christmas Special Voyage Of The Damned. This picture features David Tennant (The Doctor) and also Kylie Minogue's character (Astrid). The BBC also had this to say: