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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’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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Danny Pink’s secrets, Doctor Who’s chalk scribblings & is Capaldi William Hartnell reincarnated?

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So, Saturday night saw the second instalment of the eighth series of Doctor Who, which included some new faces, and a few secrets too.

Into the Dalek saw Clara Oswald (Jenna Louise Coleman) meeting her new love interest, fellow student Danny Pink (Samuel Anderson), but even from the first meeting with Danny it appears to us that he is hiding something.
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Doctor Who ep 3 spoilers & Michael Smiley talks “brilliant” Peter Capaldi!

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Fans tuning in to the second episode of the new series of Doctor Who on Saturday night would have seen Luther star Michael Smiley appearing in a guest role capacity.

One of the great things about the hugely popular BBC family sci-fi series is just how many fantastic actors and actresses are lining up to make guest appearances, and series 8 is no exception.
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Doctor Who Into The Dalek inspired by “raging” Billy Connolly

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As hard as it must be to become the new Doctor Who for each of the twelve actors who have taken on the role, imagine how hard it must be to write for each of them, before they have even entered the TARDIS.

This is precisely the situation that show writer, Phil Ford, found himself in when approached to write the second episode of the new series, Into the Dalek, due to be shown on BBC screens tonight.
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Doctor Who: Super fan does THIS to original Dalek! PICS

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A Doctor Who enthusiast from Hampshire has restored a Dalek from the show’s first ever series and it’s looking great.

The Dalek in question, ancestors of which will be introduced to the new, 12th Time lord Peter Capaldi tonight in the second episode of series 8 Into the Dalek, has had a journey almost as colourful as that of The Doctor on the path to restoration.
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Doctor Who Series 8 Spoilers: BBC receives complaints over hair pulling & meet Danny Pink in new clip (VIDEO)

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Oh dear, it would seem that you all just can’t stop complaining about the series eight opener of Doctor Who!

As we have previously reported, a handful of viewers tuning in to watch the Steven Moffat penned feature length episode, Deep Breath, pressed their Ofcom speed dial buttons to voice their displeasure over the underwater scene where female lizard Madam Vastra kissed her human wife, Jenny.
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Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi to appear in Minecraft & two new Into the Dalek clips! VIDEOS

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The BBC has announced that The Doctor will be making an appearance in the Xbox 360 edition of Minecraft!

According to Den of Geek, six incarnations of Doctor Who, their companions and a selection of their most infamous villains will be available in packs that are priced at around £1.99.
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Doctor Who: Sylvester McCoy LOVES Peter Capaldi & his Scottish accent!

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On Saturday night everyone finally got to see Peter Capaldi in his Doctor Who debut, but what did we all make of his performance?

There was a huge anticipation surrounding Capaldi’s casting as the iconic space and time traveller, with the general consensus being that he was perfect for the part.
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Doctor Who Series 8 Spoilers: DALEKS! New pictures for episode 2, Into the Dalek!

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We are sure that the BBC are hoping that more of you will be tuning in to watch the second episode of the eighth series of Doctor Who this weekend after the disappointing viewing figures from last week’s opening episode, Deep Breath, and to get us in the mood they have released some exciting new pictures.

The second instalment of the new series, Peter Capaldi’s full show debut as the 12th incarnation of the iconic Time Lord Doctor Who, is entitled Into the Dalek, and as the title suggests, and the pictures prove, it is going to be a big showdown between The Doctor and his oldest and most infamous nemesis.
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Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi says show doesn’t have enough time, or money!

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When it was announced that The Thick Of It Star, Peter Capaldi, had been chosen to replace Matt Smith as the new Doctor, it seemed like the perfect choice for several reasons.

The main one was that Capaldi was a self-confessed fanatic of the show, so much so that he even campaigned to be the president of the Doctor Who fan club as a young boy. But according to the actor himself, he is still no expert on the show!
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Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi admits filming show is hard as stats show lowest debut viewing figures for Deep Breath! (VIDEO)

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Oh dear, it would seem that not as many of you as we were expecting tuned in to watch Peter Capaldi’s Doctor Who debut on Saturday night, as viewing figures have shown the biggest drop in debut ratings since the shows rebirth.

When the hit BBC family sci-fi series was first brought back to life by Christopher Eccleston after the almost a decade beak in 2005, 9.9million of you all tuned in to watch.
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Doctor Who: Matt Smith delights fans with cameo appearance in Peter Capaldi debut, Deep Breath! VIDEOS

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Last night, the much-anticipated eighth series of Doctor Who kicked off on BBC1 with an episode entitled Deep Breath, which saw new Time Lord actor Peter Capaldi make his full-time debut…

But fans were left delighted by a surprise the BBC had in store for Whovians in the form of a cameo appearance by Matt Smith, who was of course Capaldi’s predecessor. Read more & comment »

Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi says Jenna Coleman HASN’T quit & promises “terrifying” Time Lord!

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Within days of the recent premiere screenings of Deep Breath, the series eight opener of Doctor Who – which airs on BBC1 tonight at 7.50pm – it was reported that Jenna Coleman had quit the show and her role as the Doctor’s companion, Clara Oswald.

However, while appearing on the BBC’s One Show this week, new Time Lord actor Peter Capaldi has denied that Jenna has quit, leaving us #confused. Read more & comment »