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Doctor Who Series 12 writers and directors announced

Doctor Who Series 12 writers and directors

It’s that time again, when filming has finished and we start to get information to whet our appetite for the upcoming new series. The BBC have revealed that Series 12 will begin on New Year’s Day in the first part of a two part story, with part 2 airing just a few days later on…

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Lineup of Series 11 directors revealed

With the countdown to the long awaited Series 11 now down to its final 5 months, information regarding the new series is starting to surface. The next major milestone in the build-up to Series 11 has now been reached with the official confirmation of who will be behind the camera for each episode of Jodie…

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First Director announced for Series 11

We reported earlier that there is a new Producer for series 11, but in a further announcement, we now know who the first new director will be. It’s been announced that Jamie Childs will be working on Series 11. Childs already has experience on the show and working with Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor in fact, as…

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Doctor Who: New Director for Series 9 Confirmed

With filming well underway on block four of Series 9 (episodes seven and eight), it appears that a new director is on board for one of the final couple of blocks. A listing on director Justin Molotnikov’s CV indicates that the director is on board to direct two episodes set for broadcast this year. Molotnikov…

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Doctor Who: Rachel Talalay to Direct Two-Part Series 8 Finale?

It was confirmed recently that Tank Girl director Rachel Talalay would be directing two episodes of Doctor Who – and if a recent interview with Talalay is anything to go by, she’ll be helming a two-part finale, consisting of Episodes 11 and 12 (confirming a 12-episode run for Series 8 if true). The interviewer states…

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RUMOUR Doctor Who: Series 8 – New Director Confirmed?

The rumour mill for Doctor Who series eight is churning again – and this time, it looks like the new series, to be transmitted in autumn, has found a new director. The Facebook page of filmmaker group Film UBC posted that Rachel Talalay, director of film Tank Girl and the BBC adaptation of The Wind in…

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Doctor Who: Fourth Director for Series 8 Confirmed

We’ve had three directors confirmed for series eight of Doctor Who so far – Ben Wheatley, Douglas Mackinnon and Paul Murphy (who have helmed or will helm two episodes each) – and it looks like a fourth director has signed on for the new series – Paul Wilmshurst. Wilmshurst, a new director for the show,…

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Doctor Who: Third Director For Series 8 Announced

Another director for Peter Capaldi’s first series of Doctor Who has been confirmed, and it’s a familiar face to Who fans – Douglas Mackinnon. Mackinnon confirmed the news on Twitter, also stating that pre-production begins this Monday (16th December). Mackinnon has directed four episodes – 2008 two-parter The Sontaran Stratagem and The Poison Sky, 2012’s…

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Ben Wheatley To Direct Two Doctor Who Episodes

It has been announced that award-winning director Ben Wheatley, whose credits include the 2011 thriller Kill List and 2012’s Sightseers, will be directing the first two episodes of Doctor Who’s Series 8 run. Wheatley told Screen Daily: “I am very excited and honoured to be asked to direct the first two episodes of the new…

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