What’s happening, what’s on and what’s interesting this week …
Fans of Brit Floyd (a perennial fund drive fave around these parts) may be happy to know that the show makes a stop in Durham. Tickets are still available for Brit Floyd: The World’s Greatest Pink Floyd Show, April 23 at the DPAC.
Travel around the Tar Heel state Tuesday night on the North Carolina Channel with a trio of programs that showcase our state’s parks and parkways. Tune in for North Carolina State Parks: Environmental Jewels at 8, followed by Saving The Best: North Carolina State Parks at 100 at 9 and capped off with Blue Ridge Parkway: A Long & Winding Road at 10.
The good news? Bill Nye The Science Guy has a new show. The bad news? It’s not on PBS. (Come back to us, Bill! We miss you!)
And would you believe Doctor Who‘s sonic screwdriver is going to be in the Oxford English Dictionary?!
Now, let’s see who’s celebrating a birthday this week…
Diane Fletcher (Breathless, House Of Cards) is 73
Sean Bean (Sharpe’s Rifles) turns 58
David Bradley (Reckless, Our Mutual Friend) celebrates 75
Tram-Anh Tran (Ghostwriter) has her 38th
Hayley Mills (The Flame Trees Of Thika) is 71
David Tennant (Doctor Who, The Escape Artist) turns 46
Andy Serkis (Little Dorrit, Oliver Twist) has his 53rd
Nicolas Lyndhurst (Butterflies, After You’ve Gone) is 56
Louise Jameson (Doctor Who, EastEnders) turns 66
Ray Brooks (EastEnders) celebrates 78
Gugu Mbatha-Raw (Doctor Who, MI-5) turns 34
Stefan Brogren (Degrassi High) has his 45th
Carol Drinkwater (All Creatures Great & Small) is 69
Michelle Ryan (EastEnders) celebrates 33 years
Judy Davis (Page Eight) turns 62
Sally Bretton (Death In Paradise) has her 37th