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News and updates on Doctor Who, the long-running BBC time travel series currently celebrating its 50th Anniversary. Find out more about Matt Smith and 12th Doctor Peter Capaldi

Doctor Who Christmas Special 2014: Jenna Coleman CONFIRMED for festive episode!

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Following the news yesterday that Nick Frost, Michael Troughton, Natalie Gumede, Fay Marsay and Nathan McMullen have all been confirmed for this year’s Doctor Who Christmas Day Special, we now have news of one more, slightly surprising appearance… Jenna Louise Coleman!

Coleman, who plays the current Doctor, Peter Capaldi’s, companion Clara Oswald, was looking less than likely to take part in this year’s Christmas festivities after she announced her decision to leave the show earlier this year.
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Doctor Who: Keeley Hawes discusses “magic” Doctor Who experience & misleading Ms Delphox!

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Tonight’s episode of Doctor Who will see guest star Keeley Hawes playing the role of the mysterious Ms Delphox, and to get us all in the mood, the actress has been revealing a little about what we can expect from her character.

As we have previously reported, tonight’s episode of the hit BBC family sci-fi series will see The Doctor (Peter Capaldi) and Clara (Jenna Louise Coleman) attempting to carry out the biggest bank heist in history.
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Doctor Who Christmas confirms Nick Frost, Natalie Gumede, Faye Marsay, Nathan McMullen, Michael Troughton!

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To make you feel less grumpy about the end of summer, the good people over at the BBC have shared with us some festive Doctor Who news!

The Doctor Who Christmas Day Special is one of the calendar’s biggest events, with famous faces lining up to take part – And this year will be no exception!
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Former Doctor Who Matt Smith to propose to Lily James!

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As we reported earlier today, Downton Abbey star, Lily James is hanging up her elite 1920’s Downton dancing shoes when the new series, which starts this Sunday, ends to slip into a role that couldn’t be more different to what we are used to if it tried!

Lily, who has played the deliciously wild Lady Rose since the third series of the hit ITV period drama, has signed up to play a zombie slayer in the new film ‘Pride and Prejudice and Zombies!
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Doctor Who: Strictly time slot & David Tennant gets his own box set!

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You would have thought, after a combined lifespan between them of 71 years, The X Factor, Strictly Come Dancing and Doctor Who would have come to some sort of routine around each other by now.

Every year, notoriously, the BBC and ITV go head to head in a ratings war as two of their most lucrative shows, Strictly Come Dancing and The X Factor, prepare to clash during the autumn months – But this year Doctor Who is being dragged into the game too!
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Doctor Who: Overwhelmed David Tennant sympathises with Peter Capaldi over what?


Being Doctor Who is arguably one of the most prestigious jobs in the world, and one only 12 men can say they have had the pleasure of carrying out, so it stands to reason that with such huge responsibility comes a lot of attention from both the fans, and the media.

According to tenth Doctor, David Tennant, the spotlight that follows a stint on the show is intense to say the very least so perhaps this is why no actor has ever lasted more than seven consecutive seasons in the role.
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Doctor Who Series 8 Spoilers: LOOK Keeley Hawes new Time Heist pictures released!

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Following the new trailer for Doctor Who: Time Heist, that we shared with you yesterday, the BBC have now released the first pictures from the episode, due to hit our BBC screens this Saturday.

In this newest batch we can see the first images of guest star Keeley Hawes in her role of Ms Delphox, as well as Trevor Sellers playing Mr Porrima and Broadband star Jonathan Bailey as Psi.
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Doctor Who Series 8 Spoilers: LOOK new Time Heist trailer & Synopsis! (VIDEO)

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Following the excitement of Saturday’s episode of Doctor Who, Listen, which seemed to have scared the bejesus out of you all, the BBC have released a trailer for next week’s installment, Time Heist!

Time Heist has been penned by Stephen Thompson and Steven Moffat and directed by Douglas Mackinnon. It will follow The Doctor (Peter Capaldi) and his companion, Clara Oswald (Jenna Louise Coleman) as they find themselves in the middle of a bank heist…
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Doctor Who Series 8 Spoilers: Second ‘Listen’ synopsis unveiled & new pictures! LOOK!

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With the fourth episode of the new series of Doctor Who only 3 days away the good people at the BBC have released some new pictures to help build the excitement.

From the looks of the pics we can see that Clara’s new love interest, Dany Pink (played by former Emmerdale star Samuel Anderson) will make his second appearance since his show debut this Saturday evening, along with a few things that go bump in the night too!
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Doctor Who Spoilers: What is under the bed? New ‘Listen’ trailer unveiled – WATCH!

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As the eighth series of Doctor Who continues to keep you all glued to your tellyboxes every Saturday evening, the good people over at the BBC have released a new trailer for this weekend’s instalment.

The teaser trailer for the next episode of the hit family sci-fi series, Listen, hints at a scary force under the bed as several scenes show a hand coming out from underneath to grab peoples ankles.
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Doctor Who Series 8 Spoilers: Tom Riley and Mark Gatiss discuss Robot of Sherwood!

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When we first heard that Doctor Who would be meeting Robin Hood this series, we were all very excited. Then we found out that Mark Gatiss was writing the episode and Tom Riley was guest starring in it and we simply couldn’t contain ourselves!

And now, ahead of tonight’s premiere of the episode, both creative marvels have been talking about what we have to look forward to.
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Doctor Who cut ‘beheading scene’ from Robot of Sherwood

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Following the tragic news that another journalist has been beheaded by Islamic State militants, the BBC have decided to cut a scene from this week’s Doctor Who.

American reporter, Steven Sotloff, was beheaded by the masked jihadi terrorist believed to be the same British extremist who also murdered fellow journalist James Foley last month, with both killings filmed and posted online as a warning to US officials regarding the war overseas.
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Doctor Who’s Peter Capaldi for Graham Norton Show & Danny Pink tension?

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The Graham Norton show is coming back, and to celebrate he is bringing along a Doctor to the party.

On Friday September 26th The Graham Norton Show will return for its 16th series, and to mark such a landmark occasion new Doctor Who Peter Capaldi will be popping along as a guest in the very first episode.
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Doctor Who Series 8 Spoilers: Steven Moffat being replaced by Anthony Horowitz?

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Is it even possible to imagine Doctor Who without show runner Steven Moffat being the man behind it?

We certainly didn’t think so, but it seems some of you could as rumours have been flying left, right and centre about the possibility of novelist Anthony Horowitz being brought in to replace Moffat as Doctor Who show runner.
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Doctor Who spoilers: Lesbian Lizard kiss edited out!

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As we have previously reported, the kissing scene between lizard Madame Vastra and her human wife Jenny in the opening episode of the eighth series of Doctor Who last week caused a bit of a stir.

A handful of people in the UK complained to Ofcom over the scene but the watchdog regulators did not think any of the six complaints serious enough to investigate, stating at the time:
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