Doctor Who

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 spoilers: Steven Moffat reveals new monster – Internet trolls!

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Over the years Doctor Who has met more than his fair share of monsters and nemesis’, meaning that those who write the scripts for him have met their fair share too – but the latest ones currently tormenting the hit BBC family sci-fi show are out of everyone’s control! Ever since Doctor Who was first brought to life over 50 years ago, one of the most prominent features of the show were the monsters that the epic Time Lord encountered along the way. From the simplistic Daleks bac

Doctor Who Series 9 Spoilers: Death in Heaven director Rachel Talalay to return for next finale!

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As the excitement for the ninth series of Doctor Who reaches fever point, we have some very exciting news to share with you which is that Rachel Talalay, the first ever female Doctor Who director, is returning to pen just not one episode of the new series, but both episodes of the double-part finale! The Tank Girl director is already renowned by fans for her contributions to the last series – which was the first with Peter Capaldi as the Time Lord – as she brought to life the epic

Doctor Who Series 9: So, what does NEW teaser clip tell us? VIDEO

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Well, to answer the question above, the new teaser clip for the ninth series of Doctor Who tells us… Squat. Nil. Nada. Zilch. But hey, it’s new and it’s Doctor Who, so it can’t be anything but good news right? And while the woefully short and spoiler free clip – which you can see below – doesn’t shed any light on what’s to come, it does feature the TARDIS, and again, who doesn’t love that? Ok, fact is, we were as disappointed as every other Doctor Who fan in the wor

Doctor Who Spoilers: Joivan Wade to return as Rigsy in series 9?

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With the anticipation ever growing for the ninth series of Doctor Who more spoiler leaks have emerged…. Fans will recall that we were introduced to the character of Rigsy, a self-appointed pseudonym of a graffiti artist from Bristol, during the series eight episode, Flatline, when he joined forces with The Doctor (Peter Capaldi) and his companion Clara Oswald (Jenna Louise Coleman) to fight off The Boneless aliens. Overturning The Boneless was a personal mission for Rigsy, whose aunt was o

Doctor Who star Jenna Coleman splits with Game of Thrones hunk Richard Madden! Does Prince Harry know?

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After nearly four years together, Doctor Who actress Jenna Coleman has split with her former Game of Thrones partner, Richard Madden! Coleman, who plays current Doctor Who companion Clara Oswald, began dating Madden, who played True King of the North Robb Stark in the hit HBO fantasy series, back in 2011 and they had seemed to be one of the strongest celebrity couples we had ever known. However, if reports in this week’s tabloids are to be believed, the pair decided to go their separate wa

Doctor Who fan festival announced as Peter Davison says show will “go on fairly indefinitely”

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Oh we have some exciting news for Doctor Who fans this morning – The three day festival is coming back! Back in 2013, the year which saw the epic BBC family sci-fi series turn 50, the powers that be decided to hold a Doctor Who festival so spectacular it would make every other convention seem like a Weight Watchers meeting! This first ever London based three day festival saw fans from all over the world coming together to witness and celebrate the show’s most remarkable special effec

Doctor Who Spoilers: Michelle Gomez describes Missy return as a “delight!”

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Doctor Who fans everywhere were more than a little pleased when showrunner Steven Moffat revealed that the new series would see the return of a few familiar faces. As we have previously reported Osgood (Ingrid Oliver) is set to make a show return, despite having been seemingly killed by Missy in the double-part finale episode, Death in Heaven, last series. Whilst we were all a little confused as to how this might pan out, when we heard that she would be joined by the Zygons, and by Missy herself

Doctor Who Series 9 Spoilers: Merlin star hired for dramatic two-parter & Peter Capaldi confirms Comic Con appearance!

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With excitement building for the new series of Doctor Who, the powers that be behind the scenes of the show have announced that Merlin director, Justin Molotnikov, has been drafted in to oversee a double part episode. The highly acclaimed director, who has also helmed episodes of Atlantis, has been announced as coming on board via his client page on ‘The Agency’ website. At this point, it has not been disclosed just which episodes Molotnikov will be leading, but so far episodes nine

Doctor Who Spoilers: The Zygons are back and ready for business but what part do they play in Osgood’s resurrection?

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As we have previously reported, when the new series of Doctor Who hits our screens this autumn, fans can expect to see some familiar faces making a show return. Of course one of the charms of the hit BBC family sci-fi series is that over the 50 odd years that it has been gracing our screens, we are often reintroduced to characters from adventures past. But even we were surprised to learn that one example of this next series would be the return of super-fan Osgood, who was seemingly killed by Mis

Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi and Ingrid Oliver joke on set as BBC release new Decade of Doctor Who trailer!

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As we have previously reported, Ingrid Oliver is set to return to Doctor Who in the next series to reprise her role as Osgood, despite being apparently killed off in series eight! But as puzzling as this concept may have seemed, it is indeed happening as the Daily Mail newspaper have published pictures of the actress filming her upcoming return alongside 12th Time Lord, Peter Capaldi. The pair looked more than relaxed as they wrapped up warm and joked between takes on location in The Knap in Bar

Sherlock Series 4 Spoilers: Film date, air date & more! Could Victorian Special be Doctor Who crossover?

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With the filming date for the fourth series of Sherlock now confirmed, we thought that we would recap what we know so far, and explore the possibilities of what may be ahead… Almost as soon as the third series of the hit BBC detective series came to an end in January last year, we were eager for a release date for the fourth outing of our favourite drama, which stars Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman as the iconic London crime-solving duo, Sherlock and Watson. The series was broug

Outlander season 1 finale spoilers: Doctor Who crossover for Wentworth Prison?

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Fans of Outlander, or Doctor Who for that matter, may not know this but the reason that the first Outlander novels were set in 18th Century Scotland was all down to a Doctor Who character that the author had found appealing. The character in question is Jamie MacCrimmon, played by Frazer Hines, who was the companion to the Second Doctor, Patrick Troughton, for over 116 episodes of the hit BBC family sci-fi series, making him the longest-serving companion in the show’s history. Diana Gabald

Doctor Who to go on forever, says Peter Davison & Mark Gatiss for Strictly?

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Doctor Who may have been around for over half a century, but just how long has it got left? Well, according to showrunner Steven Moffat, at least five years, but it would seem that one of the show’s former Time Lord actors, Peter Davison, believes the hot BBC family sci-fi series could continue indefinitely! The actor – whose daughter is, incidentally, married to fellow former Doctor Who actor David Tennant – reckons that all the show needs to remain a household name, and secur

Doctor Who Spoilers: Osgood to return in new series, but wait… isn’t she dead?

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With excitement mounting for the new series of Doctor Who, which is due to hit our screens this autumn, fans everywhere are wondering just what sort of treats there will be in store for us. Well, whilst most of the series ahead remains cloaked in mystery, showrunner Steven Moffat has let one little golden nuggets of information slip, namely that Osgood will be back! But hang on, Osgood was murdered my Missy last series, so how is this possible? Fans of the hit BBC family sci-fi series will reca

Doctor Who Spoilers: Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams films début & 7th Doctor Sylvester McCoy returning?

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We were all a tad excited when it was announced that Game of Thrones star, Maisie Williams, would be popping over to Doctor Who in a guest role capacity this new series, and intrigued as the young actress was being incredibly secretive about what sort of character she would be playing. As we have previously reported Williams, who plays Arya Stark in the hit HBO fantasy series, had teased about whether her character was a villain or not, but we all had our suspicions that she wasn’t about t