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“Doctor Who: The Collection” Season 26: Ace Returns! [TRAILER]

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 […]

“Doctor Who” Reminder: Big Finish to Livestream 20 Hours of Audio Dramas, Chats and Previews this Weekend

“Doctor Who”: Big Finish Livestreaming 20 Hours of Audio Dramas, More This Weekend

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, […]




Doctor Who: Are We Giving Daleks Self-Esteem Issues?

If there was one major takeaway from this year’s BBC Doctor Who New Year’s Special ‘Resolution,’ it’s that there’s definitely a new Dalek in town. It’s broke and has no casing, broken off by a bunch of warriors hundreds of years ago. So what’s a poor Dalek in “The Big City” to do when it finally […]

Doctor Who: Our Ranking of the Best “Dooo-Wooo” Title Sequences

Last week, in honor of Doctor Who‘s 55th Anniversary, BBC posted an updated compilation of all of the Doctor Who title sequences on the show’s YouTube channel. The approximately eleven minute long video includes both the audio and visual sequence changes over the course of the show, 18 different versions. Notably, the collection does not include […]


Rich Johnston At The London Film And Comic Con Tomorrow, Table 38

Tony Lee talked about running the comic book side of the London Film And Comic Con on Bleeding Cool yesterday. Well, it seems that I am going to be giving him an even greater headache. I will be at the London Film And Comic Con as a guest. I’ll have a table and everything. But it […]

Roundtable Interview with Ace From ‘Doctor Who’: A History Of Feistiness And Peace

Interview brought to you by Bleeding Cool’s Madeline Potts: Longtime classic Doctor Who fans doubtless remember Ace, companion to Seventh Doctor Sylvester McCoy. She was the feisty and headstrong companion who was never afraid to get into a scrap. The end of her tale was never told in the series itself. Other endings were given to her, including her […]

River Song Meets The Sixth And Seventh Doctors

The character of River Song is an interesting one in the Doctor Who mythos. Like the Doctor, her history isn’t linear because of time-travel and she has met up with multiple incarnations over the years. Originally being introduced opposite of David Tennant, getting lots of time with Matt Smith and even sharing a long evening […]

Tread Perilously Podcast — Doctor Who: The Happiness Patrol

Erik and Justin’s Doctor Who excursion brings them to 1988 and “The Happiness Patrol,” a Sylvester McCoy episode featuring the infamous Kandy Man. The Doctor and Ace land on Terra Alpha, an Earth colony in the grip of the Thatcher-esque Helen A. With her Happiness Patrol, she intends to enforce cheer and happiness across the planet. She […]

Peter Capaldi Says Next Year May Be His Last On Doctor Who

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 […]

Air New Zealand Has Created The Most Epic Safety Movie Ever

Air New Zealand knows what is making some tourists travel to their home country and they’ve decided to capitalize on it. In their four and a half minute safety video they have appearances by Elijah Wood, Peter Jackson, Sylvester McCoy and more in a Lord of the Rings / The Hobbit inspired take on airline […]


Peter Davison’s Superb Doctor Who Special The Five-Ish Doctors Coming To DVD

The Doctor Who 50th anniversary went a lot better than I’d expected. Not only did I really love The Day of the Doctor, Peter Davison‘s bonus special The Five-ish Doctors was a treat too. If you missed it, the show was a sitcom, essentially, that focused on Peter Davison, Sylvester McCoy and Colin Baker around […]



Sophie Aldred Signs At Orbital Comics Tonight To Close Her Exhibition

[vimeo]http://vimeo.com/75394100[/vimeo] Close up of Sophie Aldred at the opening of the exhibition of Steve Cook‘s manipulated photographs of her, back in the day. With a special performance alongside from Sylvester McCoy. She’s at Orbital Comics in London again today for a signing, between 6pm and 7pm tonight, followed by an exhibition closing celebration. Andrew Cartmel […]