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Doctor Who: The Complete Guide to Face the Raven

After last week’s found footage outing, it’s back to Earth for the Doctor and Clara, who find themselves tangling with old acquaintances on a hidden street in London. With major events promised for this instalment, here’s everything you need to know about Face the Raven:

Synopsis (Radio Times)

The Doctor and Clara are reunited with Rigsy, the `pudding brained’ grafitti artist who gained the Time Lord’s respect by helping him face off an invasion by inter-dimensional beings known as the Boneless in Bristol. Together the trio investigate a strange alien world hidden on a street in the heart of London. They soon discover this unusual road is sheltering some of the most fearsome creatures in the universe – including the immortal Viking Ashildr.

The international broadcast times for Face the Raven are as follows:

  • UK – Tonight at 8.15pm on BBC One
  • US – Tonight at 9/8C on BBC America
  • Canada – Tonight at 9pm on SPACE
  • Asia Pacific – Tomorrow at 10am SGT on BBC Entertainment
  • New Zealand – Tomorrow at 7.30pm on Prime
  • Australia – Tomorrow at 7.40pm on ABC1
  • South Africa – Saturday 28th November at 6pm on BBC First
  • India – Sunday 6th December at 11pm on FX
  • Finland – Monday 7th December at 6.05pm on YLE2
The cast list for Face the Raven is as follows:
  • The Doctor – Peter Capaldi
  • Clara – Jenna Coleman
  • Rigsy – Joivan Wade
  • Ashildr – Maisie Williams
  • Kabel – Simon Manyonda
  • Rump – Simon Paisley Day
  • Anahson – Letitia Wright
  • Chronolock Guy – Robin Soans
  • Alien woman – Angela Clerkin
  • Habrian woman – Caroline Boulton
  • Elderly woman – Jenny Lee
  • Jen – Naomi Ackie
Here’s two trailers for the episode:

Here’s a clip:

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