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Torchwood: Miracle Day To Feature Different Scenes In UK And US

No, there’s no need to “PANIC!!”, but here’s what Tom Spilsbury, editor of Doctor Who magazine and (apparent) social media provocateur tweeted earlier in the week: Interesting that US Torchwood will have bits UK won’t & UK Torchwood will have bits …

The Characters Of Torchwood: Miracle Day Want To Introduce Themselves, And There’s Something Funny About Jack

Starz have filmed several of the stars of their Nu Torchwood talking to camera, in character, and setting up (again and again and again) the basic premise of Miracle Day. There’s the odd bit of new footage in here, though …

Torchwood Featurette Has New Footage, Promises Statements About Human Nature

Russell T Davies promises, in a new featurette, that the upcoming Miracle Day series of Torchwood will feature “terrible, terrible statements about human nature and beautiful, beautiful statements about human nature as well”. Meanwhile, the actual clips included promise that show …

New Torchwood Promises “Full-On Boy-Sex” For Captain Jack

If you were worried that the involvement of US broadcaster Starz in the new series of Torchwood would tame Captain Jack and his sexploits somewhat, it seems like you might have been very wrong. John Barrowman, who has played Jack …

Our First Look At A Real Torchwood: Miracle Day Trailer

Courtesy of Access Hollywood, and therefore hexed by their voice over black-magic, here’s a real trailer for Torchwood: Miracle Day. There’s an awful lot of gunplay in this footage, and things blowing up. And I noticed that, just like the …

Torchwood Now Has Lots Of Guns In It, And The New Promo Trailer Proves This

Up above, a nice image of Captain Jack with a chuffing big gun. Below, the first actual footage from Torchwood: Miracle Day and it’s stuffed to the gills with chuffing big guns. But there’s still enough space for a humungous …

New Doctor Who Episode To Be Written By Some 9-11 Year Old Kids

I was overjoyed when Steven Moffat took the reins of Doctor Who and… actually, if I don’t watch it, this is just going to turn into me pouring scorn on previous incarnations of the show. But let’s face it: it …

The Plot Premise Of The New Torchwood (Plus Extra News On The Show, While We’re At It) – UPDATED WITH MORE

Russell T. Davies has taken the mic at the TCA special Torchwood presentation and spilled more cool beans on how the show will pan out. Let’s get this party going with his explanation of the plot premise: The premise is …

Torchwood Facts And Doctor Who Non-Facts

How much do you know about Doctor Who? I don’t know too much, I’m afraid, and I always refer to Rich on anything I’m not sure of. This is even though I suspect his knowledge is greatly padded with quick …

The BBC Give Us Good Grief With The Story Of Peanuts

Broadcast on BBC Radio 4 yesterday morning, Good Grief: The Story of Peanuts is now available via the iPlayer – and, in theory at least, it’s accessible worldwide. A 30-minute audio documentary on Charles Schulz’s world-beating strip and, to a …

Numbercrunching CLiNT #3

Cost: £3.99 How many Dandys is that? 2 2/3 Pages of Kick-Ass 2: 8 Really quite interesting revelations therein: 2 Pages of Turf: 12 Pages of Rex Royd: 11 Female Rex Royd characters shown on their backs, legs apart, mid-coitus: …

New Doctor Who To Be Shot In The States?

I’m finding that hardcore Whovians tend to be rather brilliant snoops. To whit: a tiny little CV for Doctor Who line producer David Mason was found buried online and mined for this interesting info: DOCTOR WHO X1.2 Director: TBA USA …

Rex, Esther And Oswald – New Characters From Torchwood USA Revealed

The newly transatlantic Torchwood is set to shoot in the US come January of next year. Production is tentatively set for 10 episodes worth and a Los Angeles base, though either of those could change. I’ve gotten a casting call for …

Doctor Who: A Room With A Deja View Released For The Week Of San Diego

IDW have just confirmed it. As Comic Con International: San Diego starts to groan into existence, on Wednesday, July 22nd, so my first Doctor Who comic with EricJ, Doctor Who: A Room With A Deja View is published. Basically, it’s …

Russell T Davies At The National Film Theatre – Torchwood, Doctor Who And Daleks

Last night at the National Film Theatre in London, Russell T Davies presented a preview of the first episode of the upcoming all-five-episodes-in-a-week season of Doctor Who-spinoff BBC TV show Torchwood. The series, called Torchwood: Children Of Earth was followed …