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Christopher Eccleston to make first-ever Comic Con appearance

Christopher Eccleston will be making his convention debut later this year at London Film & Comic Con. Eccleston, who has also starred in the Thor and G.I. Joe film franchises, played a key role in Doctor Who‘s television revival in 2005 with his one-series portrayal of the Ninth Doctor. The actor will be attending the…

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William Russell to appear at Time Eddy III

William Russell, who played companion Ian Chesterton; Eric Roberts, who played the Master; Matthew Waterhouse, who played companion Adric; and Katy Manning, who played companion Jo Grant, are all appearing at this year’s Time Eddy III convention in Wichita Kansas, USA. Wichita’s Time Eddy convention wanted to end its three year run with a bang…

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Pearl Mackie answers fan questions at German Comic Con

Before we see her give her final farewell in Twice Upon a Time, Pearl Mackie, who plays the 12th Doctor’s companion Bill, visited fans at German Comic Con on October 1st. Greeted with cheers and applause the actress took questions from the audience to give a little insight into her views and experiences in working…

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Tom Baker’s health confusion causes Timelord Expo cancellation

Ohio’s Timelord Expo has been cancelled due to Sylvester McCoy’s Paris filming and Tom Baker’s poor health… only Tom Baker’s health is just fine. A recent confusion on whether or not actor Tom Baker who played Doctor Who‘s 4th Doctor would be able to attend Ohio’s Timelord Expo due to health concerns was one of…

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Suzanne says…I wish I lived in the UK!

It’s not easy to be a fan these days. One might argue that internet and social networks made it much easier for fans to indulge in their passion and in a way, they are probably right. But being a fan can be quite frustrating sometimes… Doctor Who has become a global phenomenon, especially in recent…

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Doctor Who Festival To Land In Australia

Exciting news for Doctor Who fans down under: BBC Worldwide have announced the first official Doctor Who Festival in Australia! The event will take place at the Royal Hall of Industries and Horndern Pavilion in Sydney, on Saturday 21st and Sunday 22nd November 2015. Fans will be able to see the Twelfth Doctor, Peter Capaldi…

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Doctor Who: San Diego Comic Con Panel Confirmed for July

The Doctor Who team weren’t present at last year’s San Diego Comic Con due to the World Tour – but with no World Tour this year, a Doctor Who panel with cast and crew has been confirmed for the convention in July! The panel will take place on Thursday 9th July in the convention’s famous Hall H,…

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Classic Doctor Who Stars Uniting For Charity Convention

Bedford Who Charity Con is on a mission to raise money for the local homeless, and they’re doing it by bringing together some Classic Doctor Who actors and crew! Guests for the convention include Nicola Bryant, Sophie Aldred, Anneke Wills, John Leeson, Terry Molloy, Mike Tucker, Paul Cornell, and choreographer Ailsa Berk. The proceeds from…

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MCM Birmingham Comic Con: Fan Opinions on Series 8

Whilst at the Comic Con, we asked some fans what they thought of Peter Capaldi’s debut series, in particular getting their opinions on Missy and the finale. We caught up with some pretty cool cosplayers, including Missy herself and a range of Doctors. Overall the response was pretty positive for Series 8 and everyone seemed…

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Red Dwarf Cast on Doctor Who Crossover

As well as Doctor Who stars at the Birmingham comic con, there were also other guests, including several cast members from the hit BBC/Dave sitcom Red Dwarf. Some sort of crossover between the two shows has been flirted around before, so I couldn’t help but take the opportunity to speak to the cast and ask…

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