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Doctor Who: Deep Breath Broadcasts Tonight!

The long wait is finally over. Tonight, the Twelfth Doctor’s era kicks off with the feature-length Deep Breath – and to whet your appetite for tonight’s episode, here’s all you need to know about the series opener:

Synopsis (Thanks to Radio Times)

When the Doctor arrives in Victorian London, he finds a dinosaur causing havoc in the Thames, as well as a spate of deadly spontaneous combustions. Will Clara’s friendship forged with the previous Doctor survive as they embark on a terrifying mission into the heart of an alien conspiracy?

The international broadcast times for Deep Breath are as follows:

  • UK – Tonight at 7.50pm on BBC One
  • US – Tonight at 8/7C on BBC America
  • Canada – Tonight at 8pm on SPACE
  • Germany – Tonight at 9pm on FOX (English version with German subtitles)
  • Turkey – Tonight at 9.50pm on CNBC-E
  • Argentina – Tonight at midnight on BBC HD
  • Brazil – Tonight at 10pm on BBC HD
  • Finland – Tomorrow at 7.10pm on YLE2
  • Australia – Tomorrow at 4.50am AEST (simulcast), 7.40pm AEST (repeat)
  • Poland – Tomorrow at 6pm on BBC Entertainment
  • New Zealand – Sunday 31st August at 7.30pm on Prime
The full cast list for Deep Breath is as follows:
  • The Doctor – Peter Capaldi
  • Clara – Jenna Coleman
  • Madame Vastra – Neve McIntosh
  • Strax – Dan Starkey
  • Jenny – Catrin Stewart
  • Half-Face Man – Peter Ferdinando
  • Inspector Gregson – Paul Hickey
  • Alf – Tony Way
  • Elsie – Maggie Service
  • Barney – Brian Miller
  • Courtney – Ellis George
  • Cabbie – Mark Kempner
  • Waiter – Graham Duff
  • Policeman – Peter Hannah
  • Footman – Paul Kasey
Here’s the trailer for Deep Breath:

Be sure to stay tuned to The Gallifrey Times after the episode at 9.10pm for a discussion & poll, the first episode of behind-the-scenes show Doctor Who Extra and trailers for Into the Dalek!