Over the last 3 weeks, Peter Capaldi, the actor playing the Twelfth Doctor met the world. Now the world has met Peter Capaldi’s Doctor. Before tonight, maybe 10,000 lucky people in the world had gotten to see the Series 8 première in its final form during the Doctor Who World Tour. (Plus bunch more folks who downloaded an unfinished black and white version sent out to for translation purposes internationally). But now, its aired simulcast around many parts of the world. And the internet is buzzing with fan reactions for the new Doctor. Everybody always remembers an entrance and … Continue reading
In less than two weeks the wait will be over. The Doctor will land on TV screens around the world. Until then (assuming you aren’t one of the lucky few to score Doctor Who World Tour Tickets) you’ll have to make do with this: Dinosaurs in London? The Paternoster Gang! Murders! Can you wait? Doctor Who, Series 8 premieres on Saturday August 23 on BBC, and BBC America.
Matt Smith and Jenna-Louise Coleman introduce the 2012 Minisode prequel to the upcoming Christmas special. The Great Detective, Madame Vastra, the lizard woman of Paternoster Row calls upon a shadowy figure in need of assistance… Moonites beware! Both Matt and Jenna will return later in the broadcast with the official trailer for the Christmas episode, (where we’ll probably finally get it’s title) Damn Moon.
None of these particularly spoilery – but if you want to be completely surprised, you may want to skip these recently released set photos from the upcoming Doctor Who Christmas Special. We see both the Doctor (Matt Smith) and in his new companion (Jenna-Louise Coleman) in period dress. As well as the Doctor’s allies from A Good Man Goes to War, Madame Astra (Neve McIntosh), the Silurian, and her “assistant” Jenny (Catrin Stewart). As well as Sontaran Nurse, Commander Strax (Dan Starkey) we also see two time Doctor, Richard E. Grant. Grant played a version of the 10th Doctor back in … Continue reading