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Suzanne says… let’s talk about the future

The cast of Doctor Who series 11 has been revealed earlier this week, provoking reactions all around the web. This morning one reaction reached my office, when a former trainee rushed in and asked me “what do you think about the new companions?” I was working on an historical research about Celtic flagons that had…

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Suzanne says… it’s just a name!

Every Whovian knows it by now, a major change is happening in Doctor Who. Our beloved Time Lord is turning into a Time Lady in the next series. One interesting fact about this would be that it raises an equally interesting question: how are we going to call the Doctor from now on? For decades,…

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Doctor Who: Big Finish Has A New Barbara Wright!

Yeterday at Big Finish Day 5, fans learned who will be playing Classic companion Barbara Wright, originally played by the late Jacqueline Hill from 1963-1965. The actress chosen is Jemma Powell, who played Jacqueline Hill in 2013’s An Adventure In Space and Time, the Mark Gatiss-helmed documentary about the origins of the show. Powell said…

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Doctor Who: The Regeneration Reviews – An Unearthly Child

Doctor Who: Season 1, Episode 1 An Unearthly Child Written by: Anthony Coburn Directed by: Waris Hussein Produced by: Verity Lambert & Mervyn Pinfield Broadcast Date: 23rd November 1963 – 14th December 1963 Reviewed by Ryan Denyer for the Gallifrey Times  In celebration of Doctor Who’s 50th Anniversary, I will be going through all 11…

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