Sonic batons at the ready: BBC Worldwide North America has announced that they will be bringing the Doctor Who Symphonic Spectacular to New York.
There can be little doubt now that the decision to cast Michelle Gomez as Missy in Doctor Who has caught the imagination of fans, as anyone who has witnessed the explosion in her fan art across social media can attest.
Sunday (March 8) was International Women’s Day, and the Doctor Who production team took the opportunity to salute the extraordinary array of female talent that has worked on the show over the years.
Before we launch headlong into another collection of Doctor Who-related stuff from the past week, Michelle Gomez has something important to say:
In a little over 48 hours, we’ll get to see the tenth annual Doctor Who Christmas Special, as “Last Christmas” — starring Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman and Nick Frost, and written by Steven Moffat — airs on BBC …
One of the best things about the arrival of Michelle Gomez as Missy in Doctor Who is there’s another character with a totally identifiable look that you could spot from a mile off. Granted, that look is a variant on someone …
Christmas is a time for many exciting things. Presents under the tree, visitations from a cheerful man in a red suit, and decking the halls with boughs of holly. Or, in the case of the Doctor Who fans of Twitter, Wholly.
Having seen the Doctor and Santa exchange flinty pleasantries on a rooftop in the preview clip of this year’s Doctor Who Christmas Special, we have been waiting expectantly to find out exactly what is going on.
Note: For a full account of how we got to where we are as this story begins, read our recap of “Dark Water”
We begin with Clara, who has been doing a lot of thinking, a lot of planning and clearly has something on her mind…