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Doctor Who: Christmas Specials Revisited – The Snowmen

Each day leading up to Christmas, we will be looking back at the Doctor’s previous festive adventures, with a different TGT writer reviewing each episode. In this review, killer snowmen are abound and an impossible girl returns… ‘The Snowmen’ is a particularly intriguing addition to the run of Doctor Who Christmas specials, as it takes…

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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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Doctor Who: The Snowmen Watch ThrWHO Tonight!

You voted it your favourite Christmas Special this month – and tonight, you can watch The Snowmen and chat live with TGT staff and readers! A special Christmas edition of our Watch ThrWHO, live interactive discussions of Doctor Who episodes, is happening tonight – and we’ll be watching the 2012 Christmas Special, The Snowmen. The…

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Doctor Who: The Christmas Cup – The Final

Welcome back to the Doctor Who Christmas Cup! Last week’s semi-finals both went down to the wire – with the finalists only just making it through. The nine Specials we began with have now been whittled down to the final two – the two most recent Christmas Specials both starring Matt Smith and Jenna Coleman: The…

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Doctor Who: Series 7 Part 1 Now Available On UK Netflix

Following its release on the US version of the major streaming site in June this year, Doctor Who Series 7 Part 1 is now available to UK users of Netflix. This series is of course the last for both Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill and includes key episodes such as Asylum of the Daleks and…

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Doctor Who: 2011 & 2012 Christmas Specials Soundtrack Announced

The 2011 and 2012 Doctor Who Christmas Specials – The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe and The Snowmen were noticeably absent from the Series 7 soundtrack (released this week) – but now it’s been announced by Silva Screen that Murray Gold’s music from the two specials will get its own soundtrack. The press release…

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Doctor Who: The Snowmen Watch ThrWHO Tonight!

DUE TO THE DOCTOR WHO PROM, THIS HAS BEEN POSTPONED UNTIL 20TH JULY. APOLOGIES FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE. Ready to re-visit the tale of the snowmen and Clara Oswin Oswald? The Gallifrey Times’ Series 7 Watch ThrWHO, our live interactive discussion of each episode of Doctor Who series 7, continues tonight with the 2012 Christmas Special…

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Doctor Who Nominated For 2013 Hugo Awards

Nominations for the 2013 Hugo Awards have been announced. Steven Moffat is up for three nominations in the Best Dramatic Presentation, Short Form category for Asylum of the Daleks, The Angels Take Manhattan and The Snowmen. Other nominations in this category include Letters of Transit from Fringe, and Blackwater from Game of Thones. Doctor Who…

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Doctor Who: The Snowmen Breaks BBC America Ratings Record

2012’s Doctor Who Christmas Special, The Snowmen, has given BBC America record ratings. Figures show that the special was watched by 1.434 million people either live or within seven days after broadcast. This was a rise of 54% on the BBC America ratings for 2011’s The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe. These great figures…

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Doctor Who: The Snowmen Final Viewing Figures

The final BARB ratings for ‘The Snowmen’ has come in and revealed that ‘The Snowmen’ was watched by 9.87 Million Viewers. This figure doesn’t include iPlayer figures, these will be released later, or the 915,000 who watched the repeat screenings on BBC Three. The Snowmen was watched live by 5.75 Million of the full 9.87 Million, meaning…

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