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TUT Coming to DVD in October

"TUT" Day 32
Photo: Jan Thijs 2014

TUT, the summer miniseries event co-starring Alexander Siddig, Ben Kingsley, Avan Jogia, and Nonso Anozie, is coming to DVD and Blu-ray on October 5 (UK) and October 6 (US). (If you can’t wait that long, TUT is already available to stream through Amazon Instant Video.) No word yet on what special features will be included, but Spike TV produced a bunch ... Read More »

DA VINCI’S DEMONS: Behind the Scenes Look at Sid in Season 3


Akin Gazi, who plays Bayezid on Da Vinci’s Demons, gives us our first good look at The Turk in season 3 via an Instagrammed a photo of himself with Alexander Siddig and Stewart Scudamore in costume behind the scenes (looks like they just took a tea break). The Turk looks a bit more disheveled than usual, perhaps because season 3 focuses on a war ... Read More »

Alexander Siddig Lends Voice to DOCTOR WHO: THE DIARY OF RIVER SONG


Big Finish announced a new, four-part box set audio series today titled Doctor Who: The Diary of River Song. The series, with Alex Kingston returning to voice River and Paul McGann as the eighth Doctor, follows the title character through four different adventures across time and space. Our own Sid lends his voice to the second story in the series, ... Read More »

Random Roles – And Lots of Candor – With Alexander Siddig

"TUT" Day 32
Photo: Jan Thijs 2014

The A.V. Club just posted a fantastic new interview with Sid as part of the TUT promotional rounds, but rather than focus solely on the mini-series (premiering tonight on Spike TV), it covers numerous roles and projects. Part of a series called Random Roles, the interview runs the gamut from Sid’s first time on screen – playing Tut, no less ... Read More »

Alexander Siddig Helps Out in Upcoming Episode of BAR RESCUE

In a bit of corporate synergy, TUT co-stars Alexander Siddig and Iddo Goldberg guest on an episode of Spike’s reality series Bar Rescue. The episode, titled “Brokedown Palace” airs at 8/7c on Sunday, July 19, before the premiere of TUT. Alexander Siddig and Iddo Goldberg help Jon rescue a Moroccan bar with an identity crisis, due the exterior and interior’s conflicting designs. ... Read More »

Sid Attends Los Angeles Premiere of TUT {PHOTOS}


Alexander Siddig joined fellow cast members for the premiere of TUT in the Chateau Marmont in Los Angeles on Wednesday, July 8. Iddo Goldberg, Peter Gadiot, Kylie Bunbury, Avan Jogia, Ben Kingsley, Sibylla Deen, Alexander Siddig, and Nonso Anozie were all on hand as Vanity Fair and Spike celebrated the premiere of the new series, which debuts Sunday, July 19 at ... Read More »

TUT: Meet High Priest Amun {VIDEO}

"TUT" Day 32
Photo: Jan Thijs 2014

Here it is, our featurette introducing Alexander Siddig as High Priest Amun in Spike’s upcoming miniseries TUT! In the video below, we learn more about Amun, who Sid says he doesn’t think “is intrinsically evil, but he’s really good at it when he wants to be.” He is certainly a master at manipulation, but to what ends? A clue: The ... Read More »

TUT: Costume Featurette


Spike released a featurette about the costumes on TUT, their upcoming mini-series, that gives an inside look at the skill and care that went into creating the authentic wardrobe we’ll see on our screens. Sid speaks highly of costume designer Carlo Poggioli beginning at the 2:40 mark. Read More »

TUT: Watch the Behind-the-Scenes Teaser


Spike released a short behind the scenes look at their upcoming miniseries, TUT, which gives us a few seconds of Alexander Siddig talking about the plot. The network is also posting videos introducing various characters, so we may be getting a nice little profile of Sid’s character, Amun, soon. Watch TUT: Unmasking The Legend below. TUT premieres Sunday, July 19 ... Read More »