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Pearl Mackie collects LGBT award for Doctor Who

Actress Pearl Mackie picked up an Ally Award at last night’s PinkNews Awards in recognition of Doctor Who‘s ‘groundbreaking’ LGBT storylines. Doctor Who has featured a variety of LGBT characters since its 2005 return, including omnisexual Torchwood lead Captain Jack Harkness (John Barrowman) as well as married lesbian couple Madame Vastra and Jenny Flint. The most recent…

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New Doctor Who Panel Show ‘Whovians’ For Australian TV

Australian broadcaster ABC has revealed that a brand new weekly panel show based around the world of Doctor Who and its fans will air from next month to tie in with the upcoming tenth series of Doctor Who. Whovians, billed as ‘a show by Whovians but one that won’t exclude the rest of humanity’, will…

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Report: Doctor Who Series 9 Premiere Screening

Yesterday evening at Cineworld Cinema in Cardiff the Doctor Who production team unveiled the first two episodes of the new series, starring Peter Capaldi as the enigmatic Timelord and Jenna Coleman returning to the role of school teacher Clara Oswald. Guests were treated not just to the opening episode of the series The Magician’s Apprentice…

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Doctor Who ‘Ask The Execs’ Video Round Up

Executive Producers Steven Moffat and Brian Minchin have been talking about the upcoming series of Doctor Who in a series of short interviews released by the BBC. In the videos, they tease the new monsters and give their opinions on some of the companions. You can watch all the videos below. We will update them…

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Doctor Who Executives Talk Monsters

The BBC have released a video of Executive Producers Steven Moffat and Brian Minchin talking about some of the new monsters in Series 9, including the return of the Zygons and some teases for new monsters. We’ve also been talking about monsters here at The Gallifrey Times in our weekly debate, which you can read here.…

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Brian Minchin Talks Doctor Who Series 9

In an interview with SFX magazine, Doctor Who executive producer Brian Minchin has given an exclusive chat about the imminent return of our favourite Time Lord, in what is shaping up to be a thrilling ninth series. When reflecting on launching Peter Capaldi as the Doctor in the previous series, Brian discussed how to build…

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Doctor Who: Ask The Execs!

Edit: Question submissions are now closed The BBC wants your questions! As we wait for the new series of Doctor Who this fall, what better way to pass the time than to send in your most thought-provoking, deep questions to the executive producers themselves, Brian Minchin and Steven Moffat? But not just any questions will…

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Doctor Who To Feature At First Radio Times Festival

The inaugural Radio Times Festival, a celebration of radio and television broadcasting, is set to take place at Hampton Court Palace between 24th-27th September. The four-day event will feature a dedicated Doctor Who panel on Friday 25th September, attended by current Doctor Peter Capaldi and executive producers Steven Moffat and Brian Minchin: Doctor Who holds a…

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Doctor Who Reaches Further Into India

An agreement between BBC Worldwide and the Indian TV channel FX will enable a further million homes in India access to all of New Who (Series 1 to Series 8) and will also include the upcoming Series 9. Star India owns the FX channel, and a company spokesperson announced: We are very excited to be…

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Doctor Who: Executive Producer Brian Minchin Talks ‘Incredible’ Series 8

New executive producer of Doctor Who, Brian Minchin, has been chatting to Doctor Who Magazine about the 50th anniversary special, the Christmas Special and series eight of Doctor Who. Minchin stated: “My main job now is staring in awe at the 50th Anniversary Special and wondering ‘How the hell do we follow on from that?! Then,…

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