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Doctor Who: The Lie Of The Land – Official Synopsis

The following article contains details about The Lie of the Land that some readers may wish to avoid.

The BBC has released the official synopsis for The Lie of the Land, the eighth episode of the currently-airing tenth series of Doctor Who.

The Lie of the Land is written by Toby Whithouse and directed by Wayne Yip.

The world is gripped by a mass delusion and only Bill Potts can see the truth. When even the Doctor is fighting on the wrong side, it’s up to Bill to convince the Time Lord that humanity is in deadly danger. And if she can’t do that, she may just have to kill her best friend…

Confirmed casting information for the episode also reveals that Michelle Gomez will be guest starring as Missy, joining the show’s regular cast of Peter Capaldi (The Doctor), Pearl Mackie (Bill) and Matt Lucas (Nardole).

The Lie of the Land airs on Saturday 3rd June on BBC One, broadcast time to be confirmed.