“We apologise for the inconvenience”: the interview

“We apologise for the inconvenience”: the interview

Here is a quick interview with Mark Griffiths, author of the play about Douglas Adams “We apologize for the inconvenience”. The play is directed by Emma Bird and stars Pete Gibson as Douglas Adams and Rachel Howard as the duck. It will be played on the...
“Doctor Who and the Krikkitmen” coming in 2018!

“Doctor Who and the Krikkitmen” coming in 2018!

It’s a bit of a shock. After “Shada” (2013), “City of Death” (2015) and “The Pirate Planet” (2016), “Doctor Who and the  Krikkitmen” is going to be the fourth Doctor Who story written by Douglas Adams to be adapted...
Dirk Gently on BBC America : big news !

Dirk Gently on BBC America : big news !

Thanks to two recent big news, we now know a lot more about the upcoming Dirk Gently TV series that will be broadcast on BBC America. The TV series, penned by Max Landis, will consist of eight episodes The broadcast should begin in fall 2016 Elijah Wood (Lord of the...
Douglas Adams’ mother dies

Douglas Adams’ mother dies

Douglas Adams’ mother, Janet Thrift, died yesterday the 24th February 2016. Douglas was 5 years old when his mother and his father (Christopher Adams) divorced. Douglas stayed with his mother and his younger sister, Sue. Janet worked as a nursed in the local...
Dirk Gently is back on BBC… America !

Dirk Gently is back on BBC… America !

We knew that Arvind Ethan David, a long time fan of Douglas Adams, and co-creator of “Dirk”, the play adaption of the first Dirk Gently back in 1992, was working on a brand new adaptation of Dirk Gently on TV, this time with Max Landis as the main writer...
Trillian is dead

Trillian is dead

Susan Sherdian with Simon Jones for a live version of the H2G2 radio series episode 2 in 2008 Susan Sheridan, who played Trillian in the radio series, has died aged 68 the 9th August 2015. Her voice is instantly recognizable for all Hitchhiker fans. She was Trillian...
Douglas Adams Day on Sunday 14th Dec

Douglas Adams Day on Sunday 14th Dec

For the Hitchhiker and Douglas Adams fans who will be in London in mid december that is surely an event not to miss. As part of the BFI Sci Fi blockbuster, LOCO presents a celebration of the work of Douglas Adams on Sunday 14th December. This is part of a...