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Big Finish: Torchwood returns for sixth series

Big Finish has announced that an official sixth series of the Doctor Who spin-off Torchwood will be released this autumn. Created by former Doctor Who showrunner Russell T Davies, Torchwood originally aired from 2006-2011 before being revived as an audio series by Big Finish. Last year’s fifth series, Torchwood: Aliens Among Us, continued the adventures of the Cardiff team as they…

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Original Torchwood team reunites for new audio drama

The original Torchwood cast are set to reunite for the first time in 10 years for a brand new audio drama from Big Finish. Torchwood: Believe will feature the full original team of Captain Jack Harkness, Gwen Cooper, Ianto Jones, Owen Harper and Toshiko Sato, with their reunion coming a decade after the latter two…

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Suzanne says… do we want another spin off?

Isn’t it tempting to imagine spin offs from your favourite shows starring your favourite characters? Doctor Who has certainly done that in the past, but not all have been successful. I confess I love spin offs, for various reasons. First, because I can enjoy another part of an universe I enjoy. Second, because said universe…

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Jack Is Back! New Captain Jack Audio Drams From Big Finish

Big Finish have announced a new series of audio dramas to be released in June 1017. John Barrowman returns as Captain Jack Harkness in The Lives of Captain Jack – four brand new full cast audio adventures written by Guy Adams and James Goss. The stories will follow Captain Jack through different times on different planets battling various…

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John Barrowman Still Hoping To Return To Doctor Who

It seems like the season for former Doctor Who stars to discuss their desire to return to the show. Carole Ann Ford, who played Susan in the Classic era, recently told Doctor Who Magazine that she would return if asked. Now fan favorite John Barrowman, who played Captain Jack Harkness in both Doctor Who and…

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Radio Plays In The Works For Doctor Who Spin-Off Torchwood?

Dedicated Torchwood fans have been calling for the show to return for nearly four years. Created in 2006 by then-Doctor Who showrunner Russell T. Davies, the show ran in tandem with Doctor Who until Torchwood ended in 2011. John Barrowman, famous for his portrayal of Captain Jack Harkness in several Doctor Who episodes during Davies’s…

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Doctor Who: Titan Comics To Release A Ninth Doctor Series

Titan Comics has announced that they are releasing a five-part miniseries of Doctor Who comics featuring the Ninth Doctor, portrayed on-screen by Christopher Eccleston. The comics will be released between February and March of 2015, to coincide with the tenth anniversary of the new series of Doctor Who. As an anniversary special, it is only…

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MBEs for Doctor Who Veterans

Last week the Queen handed out birthday honours to two legends of Doctor Who – Julie Gardner and John Barrowman! Julie Gardner, previously an executive on Doctor Who and Torchwood, said that while she had got to work around the globe, it was her work in Wales on Doctor Who she was most proud of.…

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Doctor Who’s John Barrowman Talks Potential Spin-Off

Doctor Who and Torchwood’s John Barrowman has been speaking once more about his idea for a new Doctor Who spin-off featuring his character, Captain Jack Harkness, and Alex Kingston’s River Song. In a new interview with TV Addict, he told them how he would like to see the potential idea develop and why he thinks…

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