Tag Archives: Doctor Who

RIP Kate O’Mara: Five Of Her Best Moments

The sad news came in over the weekend that Kate O’Mara—the actress Doctor Who fans know as the Rani, and Dynasty fans remember as Caress Morrell—has died, after suffering from a short illness.

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Mark Gatiss on the Doctor, the Time Lords and Gallifrey

Here’s a poser to set your Who’s Day off to a quizzical start. Doctor Who scriptwriter Mark Gatiss was recently asked if he thought the rest of the Time Lords should make regular return appearances, now it has been ...

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Greetings To Ms. Delphox

Welcome to another Doctor Who’s Day, and of course we’re all still abuzz with the announcement that Keeley Hawes, who’s been slaying it as DI Lindsay Denton on BBC Two’s Line of Duty this series, will be ...

Five Keeley Hawes Roles You Can Watch Before She’s on ‘Doctor Who’

Keeley Hawes is set to grace Doctor Who in all of her sinuous glory in Season Eight. But longtime viewers of British TV can say we knew her when.

‘Doctor Who’: ‘MI-5′ Star Keeley Hawes to Guest on Season 8

We’re learning new details each day about the upcoming season of Doctor Who, Peter Capaldi‘s first as the Doctor. The show’s guest-star roster is beginning to take shape, and today (March 13), the series announced that ...

Happy Birthday, Alex Kingston: A River Song Top 10

Today is Alex Kingston’s 51st birthday (it’s also John Barrowman’s 47th, and neither of them look a day over 30, the swine), which gives us all the excuse we need to look back over her remarkable time at Doctor Who, ...

‘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 ...

WATCH: Karen Gillan In Spooky New ‘Oculus’ Trailer

This might just be the BOOM!-iest trailer anyone has ever seen. If you want my advice—and you should, it’s good advice—don’t watch this with headphones on, the pneumatic shockwaves from all the BOOM!

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Comic Books, Oscars And Poetry

Welcome to another roundup of the Whovian week, and this time, we’re taking a trip into art-space.

The Poetry of ‘Doctor Who’

Poetry has come to play a large part in the way Doctor Who tells a story. If, for example, you wish to add an unsettling undercurrent to a cozy situation, why not have some children recited an eerily specific poem in a spooky way?