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Female writers confirmed for Doctor Who Series 11

The head of BBC drama, Piers Wenger, has confirmed that ‘a number’ of scripts for the upcoming eleventh series of Doctor Who have been written by women. The news came in response to an open letter to TV drama executives from over 70 female TV writers critical of the lack of opportunities available for them…

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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: Matt Lucas Returns For Series 10

The BBC has today revealed that Matt Lucas will be returning to Doctor Who for the show’s tenth series. The comedian will be reprising his role as Nardole from 2015’s Christmas special The Husbands of River Song, and is due to join Peter Capaldi and new companion Pearl Mackie when filming for Series 10 begins…

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Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi Teases Clara’s Last Episode

WARNING: This post contains spoilers some may want to avoid. Peter Capaldi will appear as a guest on Graham Norton’s couch tomorrow, 20 November, and while he was there, he discussed Saturday’s upcoming episode, Face the Raven. With a one-hander episode next week in Heaven Sent, followed by the finale Hell Bent, some fans have wondered whether Saturday’s…

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Doctor Who: Rigsy Returns & New Writer Confirmed for Episode 10

Episode ten of series nine is now filming, and the BBC have released some brand new details of the episode, including a returnee from Series 8 and a new writer! Joivan Wade, who played graffiti artist Rigsy in last year’s Flatline, has been confirmed to return in episode ten of the new series. The BBC…

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