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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

Robert Downey Jr talks Benedict Cumberbatch, Dr Who & Sherlock Holmes 3

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You hear “Sherlock”, you think of Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman and the agonising two year wait between series but there is another one you know!

In fact, before this planet became one giant Cumbercookie, it was left to Robert Downey Jr and Jude Law to entertain us from Baker St in the Guy Ritchie film series of Sherlock Holmes.
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Doctor Who spoilers: Grantchester’s James Norton returning for Peter Capaldi?

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Grantchester star, James Norton, has revealed that he would like to make a return to Doctor Who and work with the new Time Lord, Peter Capaldi.

The actor, who has just starred in Death Comes to Pemberley, the movie Rush and Sarah Lancashire mini-series Happy Valley as well as his current project, Grantchester, first appeared in Doctor Who last year.
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Doctor Who Spoilers: Mummy on the Orient Express – Frank Skinner, Foxes & John Sessions PICS

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This week’s instalment of the eighth series of Doctor Who will see not one, not two, but three rather famous faces making appearances and we have some pictures to show you.

Mummy on the Orient Express will see Frank Skinner, who missed his own son’s birthday to film for the show, playing the role of Perkins, while singer songwriter Foxes makes a cameo and John Sessions makes an appearance too.

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Doctor Who: Superfan Peter Capaldi talks spoilers & a 2nd series!

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There are many Doctor Who fans out there who avoid spoilers at all costs, wanting each and every episode to be a complete surprise and you might be surprised to learn that one of them is the main man himself.

Peter Capaldi has revealed that he asks bosses at the hit BBC family sci-fi show to hide all the big secrets from him until the last minute.
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New shows & movies to Netflix for October & Halloween! American Horror Story, Homeland, Doctor Who, Girl, Interrupted & more!


Netflix fans rejoice! The site has added an array of new shows to its roster, ready to be streamed this month.

In the TV world, big British shows that have now been added include season seven of the BBC’s ‘Doctor Who’, season six of ‘Made In Chelsea’ and season three of ‘Fresh Meat’ – just in time for heading back to University!

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Doctor Who Spoilers: Samuel Anderson reveals Danny Pink shock!

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Doctor Who newcomer Samuel Anderson has revealed that he didn’t realise he’s be playing two characters when he agreed to star in the BBC Sci-Fi show recently.

Fans of the hit series would have done a double take during the episode before last, Listen, when Orson, the descendant of Danny Pink, the new love interest to The Doctor’s companion, Clara Oswald (Jenna Louise Coleman) made an appearance, as it was actually played by the same actor as Pink – Samuel Anderson.
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Doctor Who Series 8 Spoilers: LOOK new pics & synopsis from Kill the Moon (PICTURES)

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Following the release of the trailer for this Saturday’s next episode of Doctor Who, those lovely peeps over at the BBC have now released some images for us to get all excited about too!

As we revealed yesterday, this weekend’s instalment was filmed over in Lanzarote, starring Cold Feet star Hermione Norris as Captain Lundvik who The Doctor (Peter Capaldi) and his companion Clara Oswald (Jenna Louise Coleman) encounter after they crash land on the lunar surface.
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Doctor Who Spoilers: Watch guest star Hermione Norris in new Kill the Moon trailer! (VIDEO)

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This Saturday will see the next big guest star of the series making her Doctor Who debut as Hermione Norris joins Peter Capaldi and Jenna Louise Coleman on their next adventure – Kill the Moon!

Norris, who is probably best known for her role as bored housewife Karen in Cold Feet, will star in this Saturday night’s episode, playing Captain Lundvik, an astronaut The Doctor and companion Clara Oswald encounter after they crash-land on the lunar surface.
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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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