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Doctor Who Christmas Special: River Song Returns!

Alex Kingston is to return to our television screens as Professor River Song for the highly anticipated 2015 Christmas Special, as revealed today in an exciting announcement from the BBC. A short snippet of plot information about the upcoming Special teases us with the Christmas setting and the reunion of River and the Doctor: “It’s…

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River Song Returns In Upcoming Audio Dramas

Alex Kingston’s much loved and integral character River Song seemingly met her end in the Series 7 finale Name of the Doctor, and whilst it seems we will have to wait a bit longer for any return in the Twelfth Doctor’s reign, River Song will be having new adventures in several upcoming audio stories. Doctor…

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Doctor Who: Russell Wants River Back!

Steven Moffat has repeated that he will bring back River Song if they had a ‘great story’ for it. Moffat then went on to talk about what Russell T Davies, the series’ ex-showrunner, had to say on the matter: I mentioned in passing to Russell that we were probably done with River, he said, ‘You…

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Doctor Who: Matt Smith on River Song and the Twelfth Doctor

With Alex Kingston’s River Song seemingly vanishing for good at the end of last year’s The Name of the Doctor, fans have been speculating if River, a key fixture of Matt Smith’s time as the Doctor, will be returning to meet Peter Capaldi’s Twelfth Doctor in Series 8. Steven Moffat has left the idea doubtful…

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Will River Song Return in Doctor Who: Series 8?

Since her debut story arc Silence in the Library/Forest of the Dead, the character of River Song has garnered thousands upon thousands of fans worldwide, so it’s no wonder that countless Whovians have been hoping she’ll make a comeback for Series 8 and Peter Capaldi’s era. Many wonder what River Song’s on-screen chemistry with the…

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Doctor Who: Alex Kingston Talks Matt Smith Leaving & Twelfth Doctor

River Song actress Alex Kingston appeared on BBC chat show The One Show earlier this evening, and she briefly chatted about Doctor Who. Kingston said of Matt Smith’s departure as the Eleventh Doctor: “I wasn’t surprised because he and I had had a chat [about him leaving]. At some stage you have to move on. We…

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Doctor Who In Australia And New Zealand!

BBC Worldwide and Vivid Sydney have another event to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who on the 1st Of June. Customs House on Circular Quay will feature a display of 3D-mapped projections of the Doctor and some of his best friends and greatest enemies. Destination NSW has joined up with BBC Worldwide Australia and New Zealand…

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John Barrowman On Captain Jack & River Song Spinoff

Torchwood star John Barrowman has revealed that he and Alex Kingston have been discussing the idea of another Doctor Who spin-off featuring Captain Jack and River Song. Barrowman told TheTVAddict: “Actually, the first time Alex and I met each other … we didn’t even say anything, we just looked at each other and went, “Aaaaaahhh!…

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Season 7 Finale Episode Title and Poster Revealed

The BBC have just unveiled the poster and title for the current series finale episode. The Name of The Doctor, written by Steven Moffat and starring Matt Smith, Jenna-Louise Coleman and Alex Kingston, airs in the UK and North America on May 18 and on the following day in Australia, Poland and South Africa.  Synopsis“Someone…

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Alex Kingston On Her Doctor Who Future

Alex Kingston has commented about her future on Doctor Who in the new issue of the Radio Times. Her character, River Song, is already confirmed to appear in the finale of Series 7. She said: “I’m so attached to that character. I never expected her to grow and develop in the way she has. You…

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