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When Karen Gillan Shaved Her Head for Guardians Of The Galaxy – VIDEO

Karen Gillan shaved her head to play Nebula in Guardians Of The Galaxy. And she filmed herself doing it. Though if you want to remember her in more hirsute times, here she is in the recorded-a-while-back third series of Touch …

Meet Mr. Pink, The Companion’s Companion

Last night on the second Peter Capaldi episode of Doctor Who, we got to meet Danny Pink (Samuel Anderson). A former soldier with an obvious case of guilt working at the Coal Hill School with Clara Oswald (Jenna Coleman)… so …

Ten Thoughts About Doctor Who: Into The Dalek

Another week, another episode of Doctor Who. How did we get to be so lucky? 1. Coffee. But No Chips. That’s the kind of Doctor we have now. Leave the chips, but pick up a hitch-hiker in an exploding space …

The Star Mage Meets His Match – JC de la Torre Talks The Series Finale, Doctor Who, Upcoming Projects And Hollywood Interest

The sci-fi magical epic about a boy taking on the vastness of a strange universe in search of his missing father, Star Mage, wraps up its current arc next week in Issue #6 and in the issues leading up to …

Erik’s Weekly Watch – Erik Versus The Doctor (You Know Who)

By Erik Grove Welcome back to another edition of Erik’s Weekly Watch! Next week I’m going to start diving into the Fall TV season with some picks and recommendations for the best new TV shows but this week brings a …

Photos And Trailer For Into The Dalek – The Second Episode Of Doctor Who Season 8

We’ve got a few images and a trailer for the next episode of Doctor Who, Into The Dalek thanks to the Nerdist. This episode is written by Phil Ford and Steven Moffat and directed by Ben Wheatley. This also introduces …

Doctor Who: The Tenth Doctor #2 Reminds Us To Be Both Smart And Imaginative

The BBC television series Doctor Who, now the longest running sci-fi show in existence at 50+ years and counting, has always been smart, though it’s a mixed bag of whether audiences acknowledge that. And granted some episodes and seasons have …

Flipping Your LootCrate And NerdBlock In August

Subscripton collection boxes, they are all this rage! And this is what August’s LootCrate got you. An exclusive Groot Funko Pop, a TMNT toy, TMNT sunglasses and some other detritus. All for $20. But what if you were a mercenary soul …

A Doctor Who Comic Book Character Is About To Enter TV Canon For The First Time (SPOILERS)

This is an article with a spoiler in it. Not only that, but it is a spoiler derived from the workprints of the first episodes of Doctor Who that leaked, courtesy of BBC Hawaii. I have not watched the episodes …

Doctor Who: From Local To Global Pop Phenomenon On The World Tour – Look! It Moves! By Adi Tantimedh

Adi Tantimedh writes: Ahhh, a new season of Doctor Who with a shiny new Doctor for everyone to coo over.  It starts again, that annual ritual of arguing over the writing, the gender politics, the actors and everything in-between. It’s …

Twelve Thoughts About Doctor Who: Deep Breath

Been a while. Hello everyone. Spoilers are minimal but they are there. Onwards. 1. Oooh Weee Oooh! Lots of cogs to set off the Victorianness of the first episode and beat for beat, composition by composition, taken from the fan …

BBC Releases Episode Titles/Writers/Directors/Guest Stars For Doctor Who Season 8

With the new season of Doctor Who kicking off this Saturday and folks getting their first real chance to see just what a Peter Capaldi Doctor will be like, the BBC has released a list of episode titles, writer, directors …

Goodbye Bowties, Hello Eyebrows! The Doctor Who World Tour In NYC With Moffat, Capaldi, Coleman, And Deep Breath

By Ray Flook As part of a new twelve-day, seven-city international promotional tour (including stops in Cardiff, Wales; London, England; Seoul, South Korea; Sydney, Australia; Mexico City, Mexico; and Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) for the upcoming season premiere on August …

Swipe File: Lalique And Doctor Who

This is a Lalique Midnight Blue Mossi vase, being advertised on the back of a glossy magazine. But it does look rather familiar doesn’t it? Let’s make a quick change. Much better. Five days, folks… In Swipe File we present …

Viz Comic Is As Funny As It Used To Be

It’s a cliché that the British satirical monthly comic, Viz Comic, is not as funny as it used to be. Started in the eighties, phenomenally successful in the nineties (when it outsold every US comic with its UK sales alone), …

Game Of Thrones Beats Out Doctor Who For Hugo Award

Tonight the Hugo Awards were handed out and there were a few headline making moments. Games of Thrones episode The Rains of Castamere beat out Doctor Who anniversary episode The Day Of The Doctor as well as Orphan Black’s Variation …

Is Doctor Who’s Jamie Joining The Cast Of Outlander, The TV Show He Inspired?

This is what Frazer Hines looked like when he played 18th century Highlander Jamie McCrimmon, companion to the Second Doctor, in Doctor Who in 1966. This is how he looks now. Quite a bit different, given the almost-fifty years that …

New Time Lord, New Companion – Jenna-Louise Coleman To Depart Doctor Who In December

The UK’s Mirror tabloid newspaper is reporting in an “exclusive” tonight that actress Jenna-Louise Coleman, who has been appearing in Doctor Who related season premier events like the recent New York screening and Q&A this week, is set to leave …