Tag Archives: Classic Doctor Who

‘Doctor Who’: Look Back at the Doctors’ First Episodes

On Saturday, August 23, Doctor Who fans will get to experience a rare event: the first story of a new Doctor, as Peter Capaldi takes up the TARDIS keys following the regeneration from Matt Smith in last year’s Christmas special ...

Classic ‘Doctor Who’ For Beginners: The Monsters

For anyone getting into Doctor Who since the show’s relaunch in 2005, the back story on some of the creatures that suddenly pop up must seem a little daunting. Especially when there are fans left and right curling themselves into ...

WATCH: Animated Trailer For Classic ‘Doctor Who’ On UK’s Horror Channel

It’s not often we dig up a trailer for something that isn’t going to appear on American screens and doesn’t even feature any footage from the movie or TV show it is attempting to trail, but this is rather good.

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Why Peter Capaldi Really IS The Doctor

In the days before Matt Smith’s final scenes as the Doctor, we ran a series of posts talking about his greatest triumphs and tragedies as the Eleventh Doctor. And one of them pointed out that the secret to his success—apart from ...

Lost ‘Doctor Who’ Episodes Have Been Recovered, Now Available on iTunes

We’ve held off commenting on the stories making the rounds this week surrounding the recovery of previously lost Doctor Who episodes, but BBC Worldwide North America officially cleared the air with a historic announcement today ...

‘Doctor Who’: The Magic Of The TARDIS

RIP Mary Tamm, The First Romana From ‘Doctor Who’

I’m writing this on behalf of every Doctor Who fan who finds it hard to know what the appropriate response may be when one of the many actors who gave their favorite show life, loses theirs. I’ve never met the actress Mary ...

Want To Make Your Own ‘Doctor Who’ Theme Tune?

Let’s take a journey into the past. The recent past, the past where the internet is still a hot new concern and not something which is so intricately woven into all of our lives that we could not consider a world in which it does ...

Michael Gough, Famous for ‘Doctor Who’ and ‘Batman,’ Dead at 94

Doctor Who alum Michael Gough, a veteran British character actor whose career spanned eight decades, has died at age 94, according to reports. The actor appeared as the villainous Celestial Toymaker on Doctor Who back in 1966, opposite ...

Nicholas Courtney, ‘Doctor Who’ Brigadier, Has Died at 81

Sadly, BBC News reports that Doctor Who star Nicholas Courtney, who played Brigadier Alastair Lethbridge-Stewart over the course of five decades, has died after a short illness. He was 81.