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Fan Favourite Doctor Who Writers Bowing Out for Series 11

Mark Gatiss and Sarah Dollard, who have written some of the most memorable episodes of Doctor Who since its 2005 reboot say they won’t be writing episodes for series 11. Whittaker’s Doctor will likely have her adventures written by an all new staff of writers. At least for now… Gatiss is known for having written…

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Doctor Who: Introduction to Twice Upon A Time

The BBC has released two videos introducing this year’s Doctor Who Christmas special, Twice Upon a Time. The first of these features companion Pearl Mackie, guest star Mark Gatiss, and showrunner Steven Moffat hinting at what lies in store for viewers in tomorrow’s festive special: Moffat also features in a separate video teasing the appearance…

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Mark Gatiss: Twice Upon A Time role a ‘privilege and pleasure’

Actor Mark Gatiss has been discussing his role in this year’s Doctor Who Christmas special, Twice Upon a Time. Gatiss’ character – known only as The Captain – is a soldier from the First World War who gets caught up in the events of the special, meeting not just one but two Doctors along the…

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Peter Capaldi talks filming his final Doctor Who episode

Twelfth Doctor Peter Capaldi has been talking about his feelings on leaving Doctor Who during next week’s Christmas special, Twice Upon a Time. The actor – who will hand over the TARDIS key to new Doctor Jodie Whittaker during the festive special – shared his thoughts on leaving the show in an official behind-the-scenes video,…

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Doctor Who: New Twice Upon A Time preview clip

The following clip contains details about Twice Upon A Time that some readers may wish to avoid. A new clip for this year’s Doctor Who Christmas special, Twice Upon A Time, has aired this evening on BBC One as part of Children in Need. The clip features the First Doctor (David Bradley) as he attempts…

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Toby Whithouse appears in Doctor Who Christmas trailer

There has been a lot of talk about Doctor Who writer Mark Gatiss appearing in the Christmas special this year. However, he isn’t the only writer to have added himself into the episode. Mark Gatiss has written himself into 5 episodes and plays 4 different characters in Doctor Who. Seeing the popular writer in one…

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Do we already know who Gatiss is playing in the Christmas special?

There’s been a lot of hype for this year’s much anticipated Christmas Special, Twice Upon A Time, and for good reason. David Bradley is back as the First Doctor, Pearl Mackie is back as Bill and the Doctor is struggling through his regeneration. But the details and footage we’ve seen so far have also posed…

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Suzanne says… canon or non-canon?

If you are an avid reader of those pieces (Hello, Suman!), you know that I already mentioned how difficult it may be for an aspiring Whovian to jump into that extended universe.  Once all TV serials and the movie have been watched, Big Finish audiobooks seem to be the right place to continue your journey.…

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Doctor Who: Mark Gatiss on unmade Tenth Doctor episode

Doctor Who writer Mark Gatiss has revealed details of one of his scripts for David Tennant‘s Tenth Doctor which never made it to screen. The Suicide Exhibition was originally intended to air as part of the show’s fourth series in 2008, but was eventually turned down in favour of The Fires of Pompeii. It was…

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Suzanne Says… Once Upon A Fan

Once a Whovian always a Whovian? I’m really tempted to agree with that statement, mostly because being a Whovian requires a lot of time investment (and yes, let’s say it: quite a financial investment as well). Aren’t the fans from the early hour lucky? Not only did they watch Doctor Who when it was originally…

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