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Happy 74th Birthday, John Hurt!

”Great men are forged in fire. It is the privilege of lesser men to light the flame.” John Hurt, the War Doctor, turns 74 years old today. Hurt wasn’t on the map Who-wise this time last year – but last year saw the introduction of Hurt to the Whoniverse – and boy, was it an…

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The War Doctor Figure Announced

Forbidden Planet have announced an ‘Other Doctor’ action figure based on the War Doctor as seen in the 50th anniversary special The Day of the Doctor. The 5″ figure also includes The Moment and Sonic Screwdriver accessories and an ‘Eighth Doctor’ alternative head. The figure will be in stores from 28th February 2014 and is…

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Doctor Who: Steven Moffat Talks The Regeneration Limit

SPOILERS: This article contains spoilers for The Day of the Doctor. If you’ve not seen it yet, watch it on iPlayer or iTunes and come back. After The Day of the Doctor validated John Hurt’s War Doctor as the ninth incarnation, Steven Moffat has spoken out about the Doctor’s twelve-regeneration limit, which would make Peter…

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Doctor Who: John Hurt On The Day of the Doctor

WARNING: This article contains minor spoilers for The Day of the Doctor. If you’re staying 100% spoiler-free, click away now. John Hurt, who we now know is playing the War Doctor in The Day of the Doctor, has spoken out for one of the first times about his role as the War Doctor in the…

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