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Doctor Who: The Complete Guide to Death in Heaven

It’s the big one – after twelve weeks that have seen the Twelfth Doctor and Clara travel inside a Dalek, rob a bank in space and fight aliens from a two-dimensional world (to name a few), the Series 8 finale, Death in Heaven, airs tonight – and to whet your appetite for tonight’s masterful adventure, here’s all you need to know about the hour long finale!

Synopsis (Thanks to Radio Times)

There’s the little matter of what to do about Missy, the mysterious woman from the Nethersphere, whose appearance last week has ended in London being over-run with Cybermen. Now, as old friends unite, the Doctor faces possibly his greatest challenge – but sacrifices must be made before the day is won.

The international broadcast times for Death in Heaven are as follows:

  • UK – Tonight at 8pm on BBC One
  • US – Tonight at 9/8C on BBC America
  • Canada – Tonight at 9pm on SPACE
  • Germany – Tonight at 9.30pm on FOX (English version with German subtitles)
  • Australia – Tomorrow at 7am (simulcast) & 7.40pm (repeat) on ABC1
  • New Zealand – Sunday 16th November at 7.30pm on Prime
  • Finland – Sunday 30th November at 7.10pm on YLE2
The full cast list for Death in Heaven is below:
  • The Doctor – Peter Capaldi
  • Clara – Jenna Coleman
  • Danny – Samuel Anderson
  • Missy – Michelle Gomez
  • Seb – Chris Addison
  • Osgood – Ingrid Oliver
  • Kate Stewart – Jemma Redgrave
  • Colonel Ahmed – Sanjeev Bhaskar
  • Graham – James Pearce
  • Boy – Antonio Bourouphael
  • Teenage boy – Shane Keogh-Grenade
  • Teenage girl – Katie Bignell
  • Cyberman – Jeremiah Krage
  • Voice of the Cybermen – Nicholas Briggs
Here’s the TV trailer and a clip:

Be sure to stay tuned to The Gallifrey Times after the episode at 9pm for a special discussion & poll, finale of behind the scenes show Doctor Who Extra and any trailers for the Christmas Special should they be released!