The BBC’s official Doctor Who channel released a trailer for Doctor Who: The Collection – Season 26 Blu-Ray and DVD box set, featuring Sophie Aldred as the 7th Doctor’s (Sylvester McCoy) companion Ace. All companions who leave or are left behind tend to carry an air of melancholy about them. They always wait in hope that […]
The BBC has commissioned Eric Saward to write novels from his two Dalek stories: Resurrection of the Daleks and Revelation of the Dalek, the last two stories from the classic run of the show to be novelized – now every episode of classic Doctor Who has a prose version. Saward was the script editor for […]
Big Finish Productions released a preview trailer of their 20th Anniversary livestream this weekend, with a 20-hour livestream on the official Doctor Who YouTube channel – with more than 20 episodes of Doctor Who audio dramas and related spinoffs will be in the stream. This includes UNIT, Torchwood, The Gallifrey Chronicles, The Diary of River Song, […]
Big Finish and Doctor Who are celebrating 20 years of the Time Lord’s audio drama travels through time and space, so needless to say, BBC Studios and Big Finish Productions are looking to celebrate. The good news for Doctor Who and Big Finish fans? You’re getting the presents! To mark the milestone, 20+ hours of […]
Because in the future, everyone gets a streaming service… Pluto TV has announced a major new content deal with BBC Studios that gives the Viacom-owned free streamer access to nearly 1,000 episodes of BBC shows – including 200 Classic Doctor Who episodes. Pluto TV is an ad-supported streaming service that boasts approximately 15 million customers and […]
Before there were DVDs and Blu-rays, the only way BBC Doctor Who fans could revisit their favourite stories was to read the novelisations released by Target Books. Fans still look upon those books with fondness, with many saying they inspired them as kids to become professional writers – including showrunners Russell T. Davies and Steven Moffat. […]
Another (Re)Generation Who has come and gone. This year’s con featured some very special guests –including Peter Capaldi, Peter Davison, and Michelle Gomez. The family-friendly event has plenty for guests of all ages to enjoy, and it was evident from this weekend’s crowds that this con was only going to keep growing. The cosplay I […]
Adam Hart writes, While some people might have been watching a sneak preview of NetFlix’s highly anticipated Death Note movie. Or perhaps they were attending an elusive comic-con party. However I was having a blast elsewhere. I was at a pretty sweet little venue called The Music Box with my a packed house full of […]
Erik and Justin return to Doctor Who with the Peter Davison era episode “Snakedance” and wonder how the show survived with John Nathan-Turner in the producer’s chair. When the TARDIS arrives on Manussa, Tegan dreams of a snake god known as the Mara. Meanwhile a bored Joffrey Baratheon type gets ready for the local festival […]
While talking to The Telegraph about Friday’s Doctor Who Christmas special, “The Husbands of River Song,” star Peter Capaldi mentioned the next season of Doctor Who, his third, may be his last. “It’s terrifying,” he admitted. “I love Doctor Who but it can be quite an insular world and I do want to do other […]
Peter Davison‘s gung-ho guerilla sitcom The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot was a highlight of the Doctor Who 50th anniversary celebrations. It was as witty as it was silly, and Davison showed some real facility with devising and staging good gags. Brilliantly, a follow up is now underway. Why? To mark the return of the series, perhaps? […]
Took the cable car to the London ExCel centre. Only queued for an hour, I am an “Ice Warrior” apparently, being entertained by stand up Dallas Campbell. I say “entertained”. Oh, he’s okay. And he’s talking about working with Ken Campbell, almost a Doctor, telling him in front of a crowd to “always look like […]
"Just thought it might be fun."
I've got a hunch about what they're doing, based on pictures we saw a while ago.
There's a lot going on for the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who, not just the special episode, The Day of the Doctor.
Do you remember how IMDB had Norman Lovett cast for Davros in Doctor Who: The Parting Of Ways a couple of years ago? One of the problems with the site is that people, when accredited, can just add names, sometimes at random, to film and TV listings without proper checks. It relies on the honesty […]