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BBC America’s The Doctors Revisited: Jon Pertwee Trailer

BBC America have released a trailer for the third of their specials, Doctor Who Revisited. There will be a 25-minute special celebrating the Third Doctor, Jon Pertwee, followed by his first serial, Spearhead from Space, broadcast on 31st March at 8pm ET.  Take an in-depth look at the third incarnation of the truly timeless Time…

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Screening of ‘The Mind of Evil’ Announced For Birmingham Festival

Newly colour-restored Third Doctor serial The Mind of Evil has been announced to take place as part of the Flatpack Festival. The screening will also include an interview with Restorian Team staff Peter Crocker and Steve Roberts about the meticulous effort that took place in restoring the story to the quality of the original broadcast.…

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BBC Worldwide Announce Classic Doctor Who Special Edition DVDs

BBC Worldwide have shared details on two upcoming adventures! Inferno (Jon Pertwee/Caroline John) & The Visitation (Peter Davison/Janet Fielding/Sarah Sutton/Matthew Waterhouse) are coming to DVD for the second time as special editions! INFERNO Special Edition Still chafing at his exile to the planet Earth, the Doctor (Jon Pertwee) is called in to observe the Inferno…

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Third Instalment of Destiny Of The Doctor Announced

As part of the BBC’s celebration for Doctor Who‘s 50th Anniversary, the third entry in the Destiny of the Doctor audio dramas has been unveiled. Vengeance of the Stones will feature the Third Doctor uniting with his long time friend and ally Brigadier Sir Alistair Lethbridge-Stewart for an investigation on the Outer Hebrides concerning some…

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Doctor Who Actress Dies Aged 72

Caroline John, known and loved by many for playing Liz Shaw, the first Companion to John Pertwee’s Third Doctor, died earlier this month on the 5th, the BBC confirmed earlier today. She was buried yesterday in South-West London. The star of four Classic Doctor Who adventures and many Doctor Who audio dramas produced by the company…

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Death To The Daleks Release Details

Another classic Doctor Who serial is due out of DVD for Region 2 soon (sorry, US & Canada, you’ll have to wait a bit). Specifically, the Third Doctor (John Pertwee) adventure Death To The Daleks with companion Sarah Jane Smith, who was played by Elisabeth Sladen. Sadly, both actors have since passed on but their…

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New Doctor Who Maxi Busts

Forbidden Planet have recently sent us information on two new Masterpiece Collection Maxi Bust’s, a 3rd Doctor and a Weeping Angel. 3rd Doctor We are proud to announce the next item in our limited edition, high-quality Doctor Who Masterpiece Collection! This beautifully-sculpted 8″ maxi-bust of Jon Pertwee’s Third Doctor captures the most flamboyant incarnation of the…

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