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Doctor Who Magazine #527 out today

The latest edition of Doctor Who Magazine is out in stores from today, featuring exclusive interviews with a trio of classic Docor Who companions. Fifty years on from the debut of Second Doctor companion Zoe Heriot in The Wheel in Space, Wendy Padbury reflects on the impact her character had both on and off the show: “She…

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Class is back as new Big Finish audio series

The axed Doctor Who spin-off series Class is set to return as a new audio series from Big Finish. Class: The Audio Adventures will star the show’s original cast of Coal Hill Academy students – Greg Austin (Charlie), Fady Elsayed (Ram), Sophie Hopkins (April), Vivian Oparah (Tanya) and Jordan Renzo (Matteusz) – with Katherine Kelly also…

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Confirmed: Class is cancelled

The BBC’s most recent Doctor Who spinoff was a bit of a disappointment and for a while it’s been uncertain whether Class would return for a second series. It has now been confirmed by BBC Three controller Damian Kavanagh that Class will not be returning. Speaking at a Broadcasting Press Guild event, Kavanagh said:  “No,…

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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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Class Dismissed

Spin-off Class debuted to some fanfare last October in the UK online, but it was clear from the muted reception, poor iPlayer ratings and graveyard spot on BBC One that the show had not received the attention necessary for renewal. While the show is yet to be officially cancelled, creator Patrick Ness has confirmed on Twitter,…

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Class Ratings After BBC One Broadcast

When Doctor Who spin-off Class launched on the online BBC Three back in October, the crowd went mild. Despite weeks of hype and a cameo from the Twelfth Doctor, the spin-off’s first two episodes only received around 185,000 viewers. The rest of the series didn’t do much better, with a total of 200,000 viewers, but…

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Class: BBC One Air Date & Time Confirmed

We reported recently that spin-off Class would receive its promised BBC One airing in a late night slot next year due to a mix of graphic content and low ratings, and now the air date has been confirmed. Class will begin on BBC One on Monday 9th January at 10.45pm, filling the late weekday slot…

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Class to Get a Late Night Slot on BBC One Next Year

Spin-off Class has wrapped up its first season on BBC iPlayer, so attention has turned to the broadcast on BBC One that the initial press release indicated would follow, bringing the spin-off to a much wider audience than the online release. The Radio Times have revealed plans for Class on BBC One, and it seems as…

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Class: The Lost (Season Finale) – 10 Exclusive Teasers

The season finale of spin-off Class airs next Saturday, and we have put together our set of ten exclusive teasers to whet your appetite for The Lost. We’ll have an advance preview for you tomorrow! “Face your future with spite, with defiance.”  An offer she can’t refuse “I have a positive vision!” “Do you ever…

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Class: Season Finale Synopsis Released

The BBC have released a story synopsis for the eighth and final episode of Class, which is currently untitled. This synopsis contains spoilers. Facing an impossible choice, our heroes must use all they’ve learnt to save Earth. But how far are they prepared to go? And will they have to pay a price?  Unable to…

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