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Big Finish celebrate 20th Anniversary with special audio

Big Finish has been providing fans with original audio adventures for 20 years, including Doctor Who, Torchwood, Class and numerous spinoff characters from the show. To celebrate their 20th anniversary of their first Doctor Who release, The Sirens of Time, Big Finish are putting on their biggest audio crossover event ever, with The Legacy of…

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Eighth Doctor returns to Big Finish in Doctor Who: Ravenous

Big Finish has announced a new series of audio adventures starring Eighth Doctor Paul McGann. Doctor Who – Ravenous will follow on from the momentous events of Doom Coalition, and will see the Doctor joined by Liv Chenka (Nicola Walker) as they hunt for their lost friend Helen Sinclair (Hattie Morahan) and attempt to stop…

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Suzanne says… we love stories!

“Once upon a time…” Who doesn’t know those words? They are universal and probably one of the common links between individuals.  Stories send us back to childhood, because they are our first contact with fictional worlds. They trigger our imagination, convey memories, traditions and they can be passed on to preserve history. Stories can take…

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New Eighth Doctor Time War audio dramas out this autumn

This autumn sees the start of a brand new audio series from Big Finish, starring Paul McGann’s Eighth Doctor during the days of the epic Time War. Out this October, The Time War acts as a prequel to Big Finish’s Doctor Who: The War Doctor series starring Sir John Hurt, and sees how the Eighth…

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Classic Doctors take on modern monsters in new Big Finish set

After the success of the previous ‘Classic Doctors, New Monsters’ audio drama set, Big Finish have announced Volume 2, featuring four classic Doctors taking on some more odd choices of modern Who villains. This time around, the Fourth, Fifth, Sixth and Eighth Doctors will be pitted against the Vashta Nerada, Racnoss and the Carrionites in…

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Doctor Who: Big Finish Announces New Eighth Doctor Companion

Big Finish has revealed that Rakhee Thakrar will be joining Paul McGann in a new Eighth Doctor audio drama series. The actress, who is perhaps best known for her role as Shabnam Masood in EastEnders, will be playing the part of new companion Bliss in the upcoming Doctor Who – The Eighth Doctor: The Time…

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Doctor Who: TV Movie To Be Released On Blu-ray

BBC Worldwide have announced that the 1996 TV movie – which celebrated its 20th anniversary this year – will be released on Blu-ray in September… and it’s about time! The TV movie stars Paul McGann as the Eighth Doctor, Daphne Ashbrook as companion Grace Holloway and Eric Roberts as The Master. After the hiatus in ’89, the…

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Cover For Doctor Who Magazine #497 Revealed

The cover for issue 497 of Doctor Who Magazine has been revealed. The cover features Paul McGann as the Eighth Doctor from the 1996 television movie – inside, there’s new interviews with Paul McGann, Daphne Ashbrook, Eric Roberts, Yee Jee Tso, and Gordon Tipple. The 497th issue of Doctor Who Magazine will be on sale from…

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Doctor Who: John Hurt To Return For New Audio Series

Big Finish have announced that John Hurt will be reprising his role as the War Doctor for a series of twelve new Doctor Who audio plays. Hurt’s War Doctor – a secret incarnation of the Time Lord who shunned the name ‘Doctor’ to fight in the Time War against the Daleks – was first introduced in Series…

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River Song Returns In Upcoming Audio Dramas

Alex Kingston’s much loved and integral character River Song seemingly met her end in the Series 7 finale Name of the Doctor, and whilst it seems we will have to wait a bit longer for any return in the Twelfth Doctor’s reign, River Song will be having new adventures in several upcoming audio stories. Doctor…

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