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Steven Moffat: First Doctor ‘not quite the hero we are used to’

Doctor Who‘s outgoing lead writer and executive producer, Steven Moffat, has been discussing the difference between the First and Twelfth Doctors in this year’s Christmas special, Twice Upon a Time. This year’s festive special will see the Twelfth Doctor (Peter Capaldi) come face-to-face with the Time Lord’s very first incarnation, with David Bradley stepping in…

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Pearl Mackie: Twice Upon a Time is ‘pretty epic’

Doctor Who star Pearl Mackie has described this year’s Christmas special, Twice Upon a Time, as ‘pretty epic’. The actress, who will be leaving her role as companion Bill Potts during the special, was speaking in the latest issue of Doctor Who Magazine, out today. Commenting on Bill’s final adventure, Mackie told the magazine: “It…

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Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi farewell special to air in US

A special retrospective marking Peter Capaldi’s exit from his role as the Twelfth Doctor will be aired this Christmas on BBC America. Doctor Who: Farewell to Peter Capaldi, narrated by Doctor Who and Torchwood actor Colin McFarlane, will feature archive footage and interviews looking back at Capaldi’s era as the Doctor – from his very first script…

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Carey Mulligan said ‘No’ to being the Doctor’s companion

Blink is one of the most popular, well known and quoted of the modern Doctor Who episodes. However, when Carey Mulligan who played Sally Sparrow was asked if she wanted to be a companion she declined. Carey Mulligan is a 32 year old actress from Westminster who is well known for her parts in such…

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Jodie Whittaker will be keeping her Yorkshire accent for the Doctor

With the costumes and companions revealed, of the last big questions surrounding the Thirteenth Doctor has been if she will keep her accent or do a Tennant and go more neutral. Well, now we have an answer! Soon to be former showrunner Steven Moffat revealed that Jodie Whittaker will be keeping her familiar Yorkshire accent…

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Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi features on latest Radio Times cover

The latest issue of Radio Times is an ‘exclusive souvenir issue’ marking Twelfth Doctor Peter Capaldi’s departure from Doctor Who later this month. Capaldi, who will bid farewell to the show during this year’s Christmas Day special Twice Upon A Time, stars on the covers of both the print (below, left) and digital (below, right) editions…

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Moffat discusses the future of Doctor Who

Love him or hate him, Steven Moffat has a lot of Doctor Who experience and has had a hand in guiding the show into becoming what it is today. With a new show runner taking over, many people are unsure as to what we can expect for the future of Doctor Who. Moffat has recently…

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How did actress Pearl Mackie get cast as Bill?

Lots of actors and actresses would love the opportunity to be cast as a companion to the Doctor, but just how does one go about getting such an amazing and iconic role? In Pearl Mackie’s case it was a combination of talent, luck and availability. The Doctor Who series 10 DVD set releasing November 13th…

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Signed script for Christmas special being auctioned off!

Peter Capaldi will bid us all farewell as the Doctor regenerates into his 13th incarnation played by Jodie Whittaker in this year’s Christmas special. However, the script for this historic episode, complete with signatures from Capaldi, Moffat and others,  is going up for auction this Sunday compliments of the well known Whovian and former star…

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Doctor Who Christmas Special in US Cinemas 27th Dec

Doctor Who fans in the United States will have the opportunity to see the Doctor Who 2017 Christmas Special: Twice Upon a Time in Cinemas December 27th at 7PM local time.   This year’s Doctor Who Christmas Special will be extra special as not only are we seeing the departure of the 12th Doctor played by…

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