Posts Tagged ‘Jon Pertwee’

Suzanne says…this is why The Return of Doctor Mysterio is worth watching

I still remember the evening of 25th December 2016, and my excitement towards the new Christmas special. Since I absolutely loved The Husbands of River Song, there was no doubt in my mind that I would equally enjoy The Return of Doctor Mysterio, especially since I’m a Marvel super-heroes fan. Numerous Whovians were disappointed by…

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Suzanne says… Sean Pertwee shouldn’t play the Third Doctor!

The other day I was catching up on some Gotham episodes I had missed, when a familiar face appeared on the screen. I wasn’t prepared to see Missy in Gotham and yet there she was, as perfectly villainous as she use(d) to be in Doctor Who. Suddenly, I wasn’t watching Gotham anymore; I was watching…

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Suzanne says… he is my favourite

Picture this: someone once created a show with its main character being an alien who has the uncanny ability to regenerate. But 50 years and over ten faces later, it’s still the same character. Here comes the tricky question: which Doctor is your favourite? Some might reply: I don’t have a favourite, because he is…

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Doctor Who Magazine #508 Out Now

The latest issue of Doctor Who Magazine (#508) – available now – is a special issue taking a look back at the show during the 1970s. For this month’s issue the magazine brought together Jo Grant actress Katy Manning with one of her biggest fans, Doctor Who writer and actor Mark Gatiss. In this excerpt…

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Sean Pertwee Was Asked To Be In Doctor Who Series 9

Sean Pertwee – son of the late Jon Pertwee, who played the Third Doctor – recently revealed to RadioTimes.com that he has in fact been asked to be in Doctor Who before. “I’ve been asked before – I was asked actually last season. I couldn’t do it because of Gotham.” Pertwee currently plays Bruce Wayne’s…

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Doctor Who: Sean Pertwee Talks His Father’s Third Doctor

Sean Pertwee is perhaps best-known for his current portrayal of Bruce Wayne’s butler Alfred Pennyworth in the U.S. TV series Gotham, but Doctor Who fans know him as the son of legendary Third Doctor actor Jon Pertwee. In an interview with the Radio Times, Sean spoke about his dad, and his Third Doctor Halloween costume…

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Mark Gatiss Approves of Upcoming Doctor Who Star

In a hot off the press interview, Mark Gatiss spoke with sincere adoration for the upcoming actor on the show, Peter Capaldi. “I’ve seen quite a bit of him and he’s absolutely fantastic. Peter’s just got this amazing, fierce, funny, slightly alarming quality to him – he reminds me a lot of Alastair Sim, actually.…

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Doctor Who Star Peter Capaldi Wants Classic Monsters to Return

When it comes to Doctor Who, new leading man Peter Capaldi is the biggest geek of them all. Speaking about monsters he would like to see return during his tenure on the show, Capaldi said: “Axons appeared as these kind of god-like creatures, but underneath they were festering bags of flesh. I’d love to see…

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Doctor Who: Marcus Sedgwick’s Spear of Destiny

Marcus Sedgwick was inquired to write up a story based upon the third Doctor, Jon Pertwee. At first, Sedgwick was a bit apprehensive and uneasy about writing this piece in such a short amount of time: one week. Before the final draft’s deadline, he would have to submit a synopsis in four days, a thing…

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