Tag Archives: Doctor Who

Frank Cottrell Boyce Brings a Cast of Children to ‘Doctor Who’ Season Eight

The film scriptwriter and children’s novelist Frank Cottrell Boyce has been announced as the final writer—alongside Mark Gatiss, Phll Ford, Gareth Roberts, Peter Harness, Steve Thompson and Jamie Mathieson—to have contributed ...

10 British Actors and the Iconic Roles They Didn’t Play

Show business often throws up arresting ways to illustrate the multiverse theory; that with every decision taken, a parallel world exists in which an alternative decision was taken instead. So, for example, there are universes where ...

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: The Countdown To August 23 Begins!

Well it’s fair to say things are really heating up now: Doctor Who is coming back, and soon!

Michelle Gomez AND the Cybermen in ‘Doctor Who’ Season Eight

Fans of British comedy will be particularly excited by the news, released earlier today, that Michelle Gomez—star of the quirky hospital hit Green Wing—will be appearing in Season Eight of Doctor Who.

'Doctor Who' Season 8 Premiere Date Revealed!

Initially, we were told “later this year,” and then we narrowed it down to August, but now, without any equivocation, a brand-new teaser pinpoints the airdate and time for Peter Capaldi‘s first full episode as the ...

10 Classic ‘Doctor Who’ Characters Who Made a Modern Comeback

Note: This is not a list of the monstrous armies that have come back time and time again to do battle with the Doctor, but the individual characters he has run into on his travels many times over. These are the people whose legends ...

Who’s Who: Who Wants To Hear Arthur Darvill Play Keith Moon?

Bear with me, in order to write about this particular BBC Radio 4 audio presentation, there may be an excessive use of the word who—up there in the headline, for example. This is unavoidable, given the circumstances.

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Matt Smith and Karen Gillan Own Wizard World Comic Con

Over the weekend, Karen Gillan and Matt Smith met the Whovian hordes at the Wizard World Comic Con in Philadelphia. As we know, this is something the both of them are supernaturally good at, and there are a heap of interesting quotes ...

10 Photos of Brits Actually Wearing Bowler Hats

London has put on a new hat to celebrate the City of London Festival in style. Today, Monday, June 23, marks the opening day of the festival’s newest venue, the Bowler Hat—which is, quite literally, a three-story tall, ...

Steven Moffat on 'Sherlock's 3-Episode Format

There’s a good, short video interview with Steven Moffat over at the Guardian, filmed in the Speakers’ Lounge at the Cannes Lions festival, in which he discusses the Britishness of the shows he works on, why that sensibility ...