Hello Sweetie. Welcome to Big Finish


River Song’s Diary to be produced by Big Finish Productions Spoilers, Sweeties! Big Finish Productions, the company that has produced original Doctor Who audio productions since 1999, featuring all the living Doctors, and almost every surviving companion announced today they’ve negotiated with the BBC, and they will introduce characters and stories that debuted in the 50-year-old sci-fi series 21st century revival, including The Diary of River Song (which will star Alex Kingston), joining the UNIT series which will début this November that will star Jenna Redgrave as Kate Stewart. David Richardson, Big Finish’s Executive Producer, and director/writer Ken Bentley highlighted … Continue reading

UNIT:Extinction Announced by Big Finish, starring Jenna Redgrave as Kate Stewart


  Big Finish, the production company producing original audio dramas based on the classic 20th century version of Doctor Who, starring all the surviving original cast members, since 1999 has just gotten their first license from the BBC to produce audios set in the New Series.  Just not featuring any of the new series Doctors. Big Finish is delighted to announce that Kate Stewart and her UNIT team from the Doctor Who TV series will be starring in a brand new series of audio dramas, in a licensing deal with BBC Worldwide.   Big Finish will be producing 4 Four … Continue reading

The Sixth Doctor Finally Gets His Last Adventure


After Doctor Who’s 23rd season,  it was announced Colin Baker would no longer play the Doctor, and Sylvester McCoy was cast, taking over the role in 1987 for the shows last 3 seasons.  Baker wasn’t offered a chance to film a final regeneration story. They did ask him to film a regeneration scene, which he turned down. For years, fans were left believing that it was the TARDIS crash, at the beginning of season 24’s Time and the Rani triggered the regeneration.  But now we will finally get to see the events that lead up to that fateful moment thanks … Continue reading

DOCTOR WHO: Big Finish July/August Releases – Black TARDIS/White TARDIS

So, June saw the end of the first season of Fourth Doctor full cast audios from Big Finish. We won’t hear Tom Baker as the Doctor again until 2013 (or will we?) There are a lot of things going on at Big Finish, with their Lost Stories, and Companion Chronicles lines, but for now I am focusing on  Big Finish’s monthly range, as they start a new three story arc featuring the Seventh Doctor, (Sylvester McCoy) and his companions Ace (Sophie Aldred) and Hex (a Big Finish original character, played by Philip Olivier) The recent stories featuring McCoy lately have … Continue reading

Tom Baker returns as Doctor Who for a Big Finish


So you call yourself a fan of Doctor Who? Then you must be excited to hear about Tom Baker coming back to play the Doctor again. Who is  Tom Baker?   Exactly! Don’t worry, Matt Smith is not leaving the TARDIS (at least not that I have heard) any time soon.   Tom Baker is one of the actors who played the role during the series’ original run from 1963 through 1989.   As the Fourth Doctor (1974-1981) Mr. Baker put his stamp on the role that lasts to this very day.   To many people, when you say Doctor Who, it’s his … Continue reading