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Doctor Who: Series 8 Revisited – Listen

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 Owen Bush. Doctor Who has always been a…

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BAFTA To Celebrate A Decade Of Doctor Who In New York

A special screening event celebrating 10 years since Doctor Who was revived and went into production at BBC Wales will be held tomorrow (14th May) in New York. The anniversary celebration will be hosted by BAFTA Cymru in partnership with BAFTA New York, BBC America and Cardiff Business Council, and will offer 220 industry guests a…

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Listen Nominated For Hugo Award

The Doctor Who episode Listen, first broadcast by the BBC last Autumn, has now gained a nomination for the 2015 Hugo Awards. The Award category is for Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form. Listen, written by Steven Moffat and directed by Douglas Mackinnon, joins four other contenders for the prize, these being: Game of Thrones: “The…

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Anniversary Week: Listen Review

Episode: Listen Writer: Steven Moffat Director: Douglas Mackinnon Starring: Peter Capaldi as The Doctor, Jenna Coleman as Clara Oswald, Samuel Anderson as Danny Pink/Orson Pink, Remi Gooding as Rupert Pink “I remember the first thing I said about this year’s run is: ‘I’m going to do a chamber piece, with no money, in the middle,…

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Anniversary Week: In The Forest Of The Night Review

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the revival of Doctor Who, some of TGT’s writers will be chatting about an episode that they love – it may be a fan favourite, or it might be an under-appreciated gem. To kick the week off, TGT writer Harris will be making the case for a recent, polarising…

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Doctor Who: Listen Nominated For Bram Stoker Award

Doctor Who‘s Listen, penned by the show’s executive producer Steven Moffat, has been nominated for a Bram Stoker Award. The annual Bram Stoker Awards are presented by the Horror Writers Association (HWA) for superior achievement in dark horror and fantasy writing, encompassing several categories such as novels and short stories as well as screenplays and non-fiction. Previous…

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Doctor Who: The Mystery and Fate of Orson and Osgood

Speaking in Doctor Who Magazine this month, Steven Moffat has answered a few questions left over from Series 8 of Doctor Who. The first, posed as to the true fate of Osgood, has revealed that she is in fact, dead. Fans had speculated that the Osgood seen in Death in Heaven was in fact the…

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Doctor Who: Into the Dalek, Robot of Sherwood & Listen – Live +7 Viewing Figures

After last month’s release of the Live +7 viewing figures (including all viewings on all platforms a week after broadcast) for series opener Deep Breath (10.76 million) Live +7 figures have now been released for episodes two to four. Into the Dalek had 8.26 million Live +7 viewers, which includes 400,000 repeat viewers, 2.21 million timeshift…

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Doctor Who: Listen – Final UK Viewing Figures

The consolidated viewing figures for episode four of Series 8, Listen, have been released. The episode had 7.01 million viewers after a week of timeshifting – that’s a massive rise of 2.2 million viewers on the overnight figure of 4.81 million. That’s slightly down on Robot of Sherwood, but the timeshift is the highest ever…

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Doctor Who: Listen – Poll Results

For the past week you’ve been voting in our two polls for Listen – our ‘rate the episode’ poll and our Question of the Week poll. We’ve now closed both polls and you can view the results below: First up, our rate the episode poll. After last week’s mixed reaction (view that here), Listen saw…

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