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Doctor Who: Christmas Specials Revisited – Last Christmas

It’s Christmas Eve! Each day, in the build up to Christmas, TGT writers have been taking a look back at the Doctor’s previous festive adventures. We conclude here with a look at the most recent Special, Last Christmas. The move to autumn has often been attributed as a large reason for the recent drop in…

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Doctor Who: Series 8 Revisited – Last Christmas

In eager anticipation of brand new Doctor Who, the Gallifrey Times team are revisiting Peter Capaldi’s debut season as the Doctor. We’ll be covering an episode a day from Deep Breath to Last Christmas, the perfect build up to The Magician’s Apprentice on September 19th. Reviewed by Jenna DeVillier. Death in Heaven ended with an…

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Doctor Who Nominated In BAFTA Cymru Awards

Doctor Who has received five nominations in this year’s British Academy Cymru Awards, which honour excellence in broadcasting and production in film and television in Wales. Peter Capaldi features in the Actor category for his performance in Dark Water, whilst co-star Jenna Coleman receives her Actress nomination for her performance in Kill The Moon. The show is…

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Happy Birthday Jenna Coleman!

Today Jenna Coleman celebrates her 29th birthday, sharing the date with Russell T Davies in this manic month of Doctor Who birthdays. Jenna Coleman portrays one of Doctor Who‘s most perplexing characters to date, that of Clara ‘Oswin’ Oswald. Clara, also known as The Impossible Girl, first appeared as Oswin Oswald in the 2012 episode…

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Faye Marsay On Potential For Doctor Who Return

Faye Marsay’s character Shona quickly became a new fan favorite in December’s Christmas special, “Last Christmas.” Rumors began to swirl around the internet that she might be the next to step inside the TARDIS after Clara’s exit. But whether as the new companion or as another guest spot, would Marsay like to return as Shona?…

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Doctor Who: Last Christmas Now Available In The US

The wait is over for Doctor Who fans in America: the 2014 Christmas special “Last Christmas” is now available on DVD and Blu-Ray. The DVD and Blu-Ray only contain a 10-minute behind-the-scenes featurette as a special feature. The BBC Doctor Who Shop provides this brief summary for the episode: Twelfth Doctor Peter Capaldi and companion…

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Doctor Who: Last Christmas – Final UK Viewing Figures

The consolidated viewing figures for the Christmas Special, Last Christmas, have been released. The episode had 8.28 million viewers after a week of timeshifting – a rise of 1.94 million on the overnight figure of 6.34 million. That takes Doctor Who to sixth on Christmas Day, overtaking ITV’s Coronation Street. That makes Last Christmas the…

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Doctor Who: Last Christmas – Poll Results

For the past week you’ve been voting in our two polls for Last Christmas – our ‘rate the episode’ poll and our Question of Christmas poll. We’ve now closed both polls and you can view the results below: First up, our rate the episode poll. It was a solid set of results for the festive…

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Doctor Who: The Gallifrey Times Team Review Last Christmas

WARNING: This post contains spoilers for Last Christmas. This year’s Christmas Special saw dreams upon dreams, Santa Claus himself, lies revealed and Clara rejoining the TARDIS – but what did our team make of Last Christmas? Read on to find out! Louis (Assistant Editor) The credits reveal of Santa in Death in Heaven might have…

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Doctor Who: Last Christmas – Appreciation Index Score

Doctor Who: Last Christmas had an Appreciation Index (AI) of 82. The Appreciation Index or AI is a measure of how much the audience enjoyed the programme. The score, out of a hundred, is compiled by a specially selected panel of around 5,000 people who go online and rate and comment on programmes. The AI of…

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