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. Read more & comment »
It’s been revealed today that Doctor Who star Jenna-Louise Coleman has quit her role as Clara Oswald, the Time Lord’s companion, and her exit from the show will a major storyline for this year’s Christmas special.
Of Jenna’s decision to leave the show – she’s played the role of Clara for eighteen months and as such, is one of the longest-serving companion actresses – a show source revealed that although her departure was a “mutual decision” made between Jenna and the show’s bosses, the consensus of opinion at the BBC was that, “It’s a part that should change after a [certain] period.” Read more & comment »
It’s a massive day for Doctor Who fans everywhere and we just can’t wait until later this evening when the new episode ‘Day Of The Doctor’ airs on BBC One and in cinemas and TV channels all around the world.
In an event that feels more like the Eurovision Song Contest, or Miss World, fans around the globe will be treated to the special one off programme tonight, which was written and planned to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the sci-fi show.
Of course the big Doctor Who excitement this year is mainly focussed on the special episode, The Day of the Doctor, on the 23rd of this month to mark the shows landmark 50th birthday.
The episode itself is set to be something far beyond spectacular, with current Time Lord and companion Matt Smith and Jenna-Louise Coleman joining forces with their predecessors David Tennant and Billie Piper as well as a never-before-seen version of the Doctor, played by John Hurt, so it is easy to forget that this episode has a secondary significance – It is Matt Smith’s penultimate appearance in the show! Read more & comment »
With the 50th anniversary episode of Doctor Who featuring the return of the tenth Doctor, David Tennant has hinted that fans always expected him to make a return to the show!
Ever since it was revealed that a celebratory episode of Doctor Who was to be made to celebrate the shows landmark birthday it was rumoured that some or all of the previous Doctors would make an appearance in it. Read more & comment »
As the countdown continues for November 23rd’s hugely-anticipated Doctor Who 50th anniversary special, the BBC have revealed that a full trailer for it will be aired on BBC1 on Saturday night!
People across the world are counting down the days (16 to be precise) till The Day of the Doctor is finally shown in homes and cinemas across the world on the iconic shows 50th birthday, November 23rd. Read more & comment »
With the 50th anniversary episode of Doctor Who about to land on our BBC screens and cinemas around the world on November 23, show runner Steven Moffat has spoken out about what it was like filming the episode.
One of the main attractions of the episode, entitled The Day of the Doctor, is the return of the 10th Doctor and his companion, David Tennant and Billie Piper.
Now from several hundred reports we have already heard that Tennant and Smith have developed a deep respect of one another and a strong friendship has been formed, but you may surprise to know that Billie Piper, faced with starring alongside both, can’t decide which Doctor she prefers. Read more & comment »
After it was announced earlier this year that British acting legend, John Hurt, would be joining the 10th and 11th Time Lord’s David Tennant and Matt Smith as a previously never before seen version of Doctor Who in this year’s much-anticipated 50th anniversary episode to mark the landmark birthday, everyone has been wondering just what sort of Doctor Who he will play.
Many a rumour has circulated reporting that Hurt’s version will be that of 8.5, but apart from that not much is known, or speculated about with regards to his role at all. Read more & comment »
With the worldwide premier of the 50th anniversary episode of Doctor Who, The Day of the Doctor, getting ever closer, the BBC have revealed details of the cinema screenings for it.
When it was first announced that the epic BBC family sci-fi series, Doctor Who, was to show a special episode to mark its 50th anniversary, fans were delighted to know that, as well as airing on our TV screens, the landmark episode would also be shown at a selection of cinemas in 3D around the country too. Read more & comment »
Oh it’s the moment all Doctor Who fans have been waiting for, well apart from the November 23rd obviously – The BBC have released new pictures from next month’s 50th anniversary episode The Day of the Doctor!
Most of the details regarding this celebratory episode, due to be broadcast simultaneously in over 75 countries on November 23, have been kept top secret, with the beeb only telling us things they want us to know. Read more & comment »
Former Doctor Who companion, Billie Piper, has come out to praise the recent casting of Peter Capaldi as the 12th Time Lord.
Capaldi, who is best known for his opinionated role of Malcolm Tucker in the BBC comedy series The Thick of It, was revealed as the new Doctor Who earlier this year after current Time Lord Matt Smith announced his decision to bow out of the hit BBC family sci-fi series in June. Read more & comment »
With the Doctor Who 50th anniversary episode and special features getting closer by the day, the BBC has released two teaser trailers to whet our appetites.
Doctor Who has been entertaining the nation, and indeed the world, for 50 years on November 23rd, and to mark the occasion writers have penned a special episode featuring current Time Lord and companion, Matt Smith and Jenna-Louise Coleman, joining forces with their predecessors David Tennant and Billie Piper, as well as a guest appearance from John Hurt playing a version of the Doctor, believed by many to be 8.5. Read more & comment »
After months and months of waiting the BBC announced yesterday the title of the much-anticipated 50th anniversary special episode of Doctor Who, as well as the poster for it and the length of the episode!
For months the media and fans alike have speculated over the tiniest detail emerging about the episode, which is set to feature current Time Lord and companion Matt Smith and Jenna-Louise Coleman joining forces with their predecessors David Tennant and Billie Piper. Read more & comment »
In the build-up to his 50th anniversary appearance as a version of Doctor Who, legendary British actor, John Hurt, has opened up about his part in the celebrations.
This November marks the Doctor Who landmark 50th anniversary, and to mark the occasion the BBC have pulled all the stops out.
Not only is there to be a biopic shown on BBC2 depicting how the series was created, starring David Bradley as the first ever Doctor William Hartnell, and a greatest moments special to be shown on BBC3, it is also bringing together many faces famous to the show, or the world in general in a special celebratory episode to be shown in homes and cinemas across the country, in both 2D and 3D on November 23rd. Read more & comment »