Doctor Who

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New Doctor Who spin-off Class coming to BBC Three (updated)

The first new Doctor Who spin-off since The Sarah Jane Adventures is heading to BBC Three next year – and according to its creator, to BBC One as well. BBC Three has today announced Class – a new 8 x 45 minute Doctor Who spin off from the acclaimed YA author Patrick Ness. Class is … Continue reading

Doctor Who at the Radio Times Festival

If you were one of the many who weren’t able to get the day off work to go to the first day of the Radio Times Festival, then you’ll have missed the Doctor Who strand – featuring Russell T Davies, Simon Guerrier and Dr Marek Kukula, and Peter Capaldi, Steven Moffat, Brian Minchin and Frank … Continue reading

Fast BBC One repeat for opening Doctor Who story (updated)

There will be a second chance to watch the opening two episodes of Series 9 of Doctor Who on BBC One this Sunday, 27th September, at 3.15 p.m. The showing of The Magician’s Apprentice and The Witch’s Familiar is being promoted as a feature-length repeat of the story starring Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Michelle Gomez and Julian … Continue reading

Steven Moffat talks Doctor Who Series 9 [Spoilers]

‘Every Doctor and Davros scene is great!’ At this year’s Edinburgh International Film Festival, Steven Moffat took part in an audience question-and-answer session following an advance screening of The Magician’s Apprentice, the first episode of Doctor Who series nine. This is the spoiler-laden compilation of Moffat’s answers from the session introduced by Andrew Collins and … Continue reading

Arbroath launch for Kennedy’s Arbroath-based Who novel

A.L. Kennedy will be marking her Doctor Who novel The Drosten’s Curse with a special event in Arbroath – the town in which her story is set. The event at Hospitalfield House in Arbroath will take place on Monday 12th Octobe from 6.30-9.30 pm. Scottish author Kennedy, known for her critically acclaimed novels The Blue Book, … Continue reading

Jenna Coleman confirms Doctor Who exit

Jenna Coleman has filmed her final scenes for Doctor Who, the actress confirmed this morning (September 18th). “I have left the Tardis and I’ve filmed my last scenes,” she told Radio 1 DJ Grimshaw. “It has been in the works for a very long time. Steven [Moffat] and I sat down a year ago, a … Continue reading

Doctor Who Series 9 titles announced

The new Radio Times sports a picture of Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman on the cover, along with a joint interview with the Doctor Who leads. As has become traditional, it also includes Steven Moffat’s guide to the series, which can be read here. For those who are only interested in the episode titles these … Continue reading

BBC release prologue to Doctor Who Series 9 (video)

A short prologue to The Magician’s Apprentice, the first episode of Doctor Who series 9, has been released by the BBC. Set on one of the many planets that feature in the story, it sees Peter Capaldi’s Doctor making a decision that will have ramifications throughout the episode – and also features the repeat of … Continue reading

A Doctorate for the Doctor

Sixth Doctor Colin Baker has been awarded an honorary doctorate by Buckinghamshire New University. Baker received the Honorary Doctorate in recognition of his international standing, local profile and links to the University’s course portfolio. He said: “To receive an honour like this is something I could never have predicted even in my wildest imaginings when … Continue reading

Win The Two Doctors and The Curse of Fenric audiobooks

THIS COMPETITION HAS NOW CLOSED AND THE WINNERS HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED Doctor Who will be back on our screens in just over two weeks’ time and we’ve got a way to fill in the time before Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman set course for their first new adventure. Courtesy of the kind people at Penguin … Continue reading


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