Doctor Who

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Doctor Who spinoff Class begins October 22

BBC Three has confirmed that the new YA drama, Class, written by Patrick Ness, will drop its first two episodes on BBC Three on Saturday 22 October: For Tonight We Might Die and The Coach with the Dragon Tattoo. Peter Capaldi will join the cast of exciting new talent in the opening episode of the series. … Continue reading

Win a copy of Who Graphica

The astounding Who Graphica – a guide to all things Doctor Who in visual form – is published today and thanks to those kind people at BBC Books, we have a couple of copies to give away. It’s a fun book that uses visualisations, infographics, charts and maps and much more to present facts and figures … Continue reading

Win the Doctor Who TV Movie on Blu-ray

The Doctor Who TV Movie is out on Blu-ray this week and thanks to those lovely people at BBC Worldwide, we have two copies to give away! The two-disc set features the 1996 film starring Paul McGann, Daphne Ashbrook, Eric Roberts and Yee Jee Tso as well as Night of the Doctor and many other special features. … Continue reading

Class cast live streaming on September 23

The cast of Class will appear in a global Class Live Stream on Friday 23 September. The Live Stream will be available on the Class official Facebook page and will start at 4:30pm BST. Radio 1Xtra DJ A.Dot will host the Class Live Stream and will be joined by exciting young new talents Greg Austin, Fady … Continue reading

Remastered Mindgame comes to DVD

Two more of the key Doctor Who spin-offs from the 1990s are heading to DVD, courtesy of Koch Media. Following on from Downtime and Daemos Rising, Mindgame Saga will include remastered versions of Mindgame and Mindgame Trilogy. There will be bonus features including the original Making of… and a new retrospective.  The two-disc set will be released … Continue reading

Captain Jack is back!

Captain Jack Harkness is back in his own box set from Big Finish, The Lives of Captain Jack. Starring John Barrowman, and guest starring Russell Tovey, Camille Coduri, Alexander Vlahos, Sarah Douglas, Scott Haran, Aaron Neil and Katy Manning the four adventures see Captain Jack in different times and on different planets, doing battle with … Continue reading

Power of the Daleks recreated for 50th anniversary

The 50th anniversary of one of the most important Doctor Who stories, Power of the Daleks, will be marked with a new animated recreation. No complete film recordings of The Power of the Daleks are known to have survived but BBC Worldwide has announced that a brand new black and white animation based on audio … Continue reading

Capaldi confirms April start for Who Series 10

It seems likely that Doctor Who is returning to its “traditional” post-Easter slot for Steven Moffat’s final season. Speaking to fans during filming, Peter Capaldi noted that the show was back for Christmas, and then in April. Easter weekend is 15/16 April, and many series started transmission then. No transmission date has yet been confirmed … Continue reading

Hugo Awards announced

This year’s Hugo Awards were presented at MidAmeriConII in Kansas City, Missouri, on August 20th. Winners are in bold. Best Novel (Works 40,000 words and above) The Fifth Season by N.K. Jemisin (Orbit) Ancillary Mercy by Ann Leckie (Orbit) The Cinder Spires: The Aeronaut’s Windlass by Jim Butcher (Roc) Seveneves: A Novel by Neal Stephenson (William Morrow) Uprooted … Continue reading

Suchet heads to Doctor Who

Poirot’s David Suchet will be appearing alongside Peter Capaldi’s Doctor in the new series of Doctor Who. Suchet will play “the Landlord” in the episode written by Mike Bartlett, currently filming in Cardiff. Series 10, which will be Capaldi’s third as the Doctor, also stars Pearl Mackie and Matt Lucas, and will be transmitted in … Continue reading