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Doctor Who Spoilers: Steven Moffat says Peter Jackson episode will “probably” happen!

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As we have previously reported, The Hobbit and King Kong director, Peter Jackson, has stated that he would like to turn his hand to the smaller screen and direct an episode of Doctor Who, and according to show-runner Steven Moffat, this may very well happen!

Jackson, whose other directing credits include The Lord of The Rings Trilogy and Hot Fuzz, is no stranger to Doctor Who, having already confessed that he is a fan of the show and even having had a sneaky little guest appearance in last year’s 50th anniversary celebrations in which he played himself in spoof The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot.
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Doctor Who Series 8 Spoilers: Steven Moffat teases “serious” consequences, and The Doctor’s crush on Clara!

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We are precisely one month away from the eighth series of Doctor Who crash landing on to our BBC screens, and the big boss of the show, Steven Moffat, has been giving us a few hints at what we might have to look forward to!

And boy does it sound like we are in for a treat!
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Doctor Who: BBC thanks fans & apologise to Steven Moffat over leaked scripts!

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Following the recent news that the scripts from the first five episodes of the new series of Doctor Who had been leaked online, the BBC have thanked discreet fans for keeping their secrets!

As we have previously reported, the scripts were leaked TWICE en route the BBC Worldwide’s Latin American headquarters in Miami for translation.
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Doctor Who Spoilers: Deep Breath leaked on to internet again & Will there be a Sherlock crossover?

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There have been an abundance of rumours circulating regarding Doctor Who this weekend, many of which seem to contradict each other, so what is the truth?

First of all, as we previously reported, the scripts of Doctor Who series 8, episodes 1 through to 5, had been leaked on to the internet en route to BBC Worldwide’s Latin American headquarters for translation.
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Doctor Who: BBC release new image of “fierce” Doctor & Kumars star Sanjeev Bhaskar for guest role in finale!

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With the debut of the new series of Doctor Who now just weeks away, the good people over at the BBC have released a first look picture of new Doctor on the block Peter Capaldi and his companion Jenna Louise Coleman from the first episode, Deep Breath!

Capaldi, who was announced as 11th Time Lord Matt Smith’s replacement back in September last year, is getting ready to make his full show debut when series eight hits our screens on August 23rd, and according to Jenna – who plays Clara Oswald – we are in for a real surprise.
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Doctor Who: See new series debut ‘Deep Breath’ before it airs on BBC! Find out how!

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The new series of Doctor Who is only six weeks and five days away, but if you simply cannot wait that long, you could get the opportunity to see it before it makes its TV debut, if you’re prepared to travel to Wales that is!

You’re weighing up the pros and cons right now, aren’t you?
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Doctor Who: Steven Moffat confirms ninth series as well as series 8 premiere date & title (PICTURE & VIDEO)

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Well, none of us really doubted that there would be a ninth series of Doctor Who, but now showrunner Steven Moffat has confirmed that there will indeed be another run, and in addition, he’s warned viewers that we are in for a BIG surprise.

With filming for the eighth series scheduled to continue right through to August – which when the new run is due to premiere – it seems that the writer has already begun preparations for the next series, despite the fact that the BBC haven’t actually commissioned it yet!
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Doctor Who: Steven Moffat KNOWS what The Doctor’s name is….

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It’s one of the biggest mysteries in the history of  television programmes… What is Doctor Who’s real name?

Well, if you think that we are ever likely to find out this nugget of information, think again, because only a handful of people on the face of this planet are privy to it!
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Why do Americans love Doctor Who & Sherlock? Steven Moffat explains….

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Throughout the history of popular culture, Britain has to work rather harder to gain the approval of Americans than they have had to in reverse, and we Brits have of course embraced any number of American dramas, comedies, and musicians…

However, in the last few years, we’ve seen the US fall in love with UK dramas such as Downton Abbey and Broadchurch, so much so in fact that our American cousins have even commissioned their own version of some our shows – Shameless for instance – and now, the same has happened with Broadchurch, which is being remade for the States but which still stars David Tennant. Read more & comment »

Sherlock: Steven Moffat talks Benedict Cumberbatch, Martin Freeman leaving & Louise Brealey cast in Ripper Street!

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We all do like to complain about the wait between series’ of Sherlock, and then how few episodes we eventually get when it does return, but according to co-creator Steven Moffat, the show wouldn’t still be going if the series’ were made any longer.

We currently have to wait approximately two years for three new episodes of the hit BBC detective series, and whilst each instalment is an hour and a half long making it more like a feature film, it still doesn’t appease us fans. Could that be part of the addiction to the show, this never ending hunger for it, like having an itch we simply can’t reach?
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Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi & Jenna Coleman for world tour! Brazil, London, Sydney, Seoul

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With the eighth series of Doctor Who only a few months away, the BBC have decided to send its two main stars on a worldwide publicity tour.

This tour will see 12th Time Lord Peter Capaldi and his companion Jenna Louise Coleman – along with show runner Steven Moffat -start the tour in good old Blighty on August 7th, then travel the globe before coming to an end in Brazil on August 19th, only twelve days later.
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Steven Moffat says Sherlock is ‘insane’ but ‘happy’ & spills on NEW stories!

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Have you ever wondered how the genius’ that are Mark Gatiss and Steven Moffat decide which of the sixty plus original Sherlock Holmes stories to feature in the hit BBC detective series, well the answer is you.

One of the things that makes Sherlock so amazing is its ability to keep us on our toes whilst thoroughly entertaining us at the same time.

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Sherlock: Steven Moffat on ‘easy’ modernisation & controversial drug storylines VIDEO

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Have you ever wondered how Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss introduced Sherlock Homes into modern life without a seam in sight?

The answer is, there was never anything particularly Victorian about him in the first place!
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Doctor Who Spoilers: Steven Moffat promises “biggest change since 2005!”

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We were all expecting a few changes when Doctor Who bosses announced last September that Peter Capaldi was to be Matt Smith’s successor, but now, show runner Steven Moffat has revealed that Capaldi’s Time Lord will carry the show through its biggest transition since 2005!

Fans of the hit BBC family sci-fi series will know that 2005 marked the rebirth of Doctor Who following its temporary retirement during the nineties, bringing the show forward into modern times.
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Steven Moffat reveals Doctor Who was almost axed when David Tennant quit!

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Doctor Who has only gotten better in the years since its resurrection back in 2005, but it’s been revealed this morning that when David Tennant quit, bosses actually considered cancelling it altogether.

It was always going to be a big deal when he left. David spent five years in the role and became one of the most popular actors to ever play the famous Timelord and insiders have revealed execs were so concerned when he announced his departure from the hit BBC series, that they considered calling time on the format altogether.

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