Tag Archives: Peter Davison

‘Doctor Who’: How To Announce a New Doctor (Part 1)

This Sunday, an event that has only happened eleven times in the past 50 years will happen again. An actor or actress will be confirmed as the new Doctor in Doctor Who.

Quick Cosplay Guide to the Doctors of ‘Doctor Who’

Hello there, ladies and gentlemen! Are you a huge Doctor Who fan looking to head off to San Diego Comic-Con or some other event cosplaying as the Doctor? Well, look no further.

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: The TARDIS Lands at London’s Heathrow Airport for 50th

It’s not the usual aircraft you might see on the runway, but it’s a whole lot cooler than a 747: the Doctor’s iconic blue police box has touched down at London’s Heathrow Airport, ushering in a celebration of ...

10 British Acting Families (Who Are Not the Redgraves)

This week Doctor Who fans will get to see mother-daughter duo Dame Diana Rigg and Rachael Stirling in “The Crimson Horror.” The actresses will also be playing a mother-daughter pair in the show with Rigg as Winifred ...

GALLERY: The Royal Mail Issues A Special Set Of ‘Doctor Who’ Stamps

This March, a new collection of Royal Mail stamps will be issued to mark the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who. There will be eleven first class stamps, featuring each of the Doctor’s incarnations to date, and four second class ...

‘Doctor Who’: The Fury Of A Time Lord

There are two personality quirks that unite all eleven Doctors to date. One is that they all share a whimsical sense of humor (although some are less keen to display it than others), and the other is their respective tempers.

#NewToWho: How I Discovered ‘Doctor Who,’ Time Travel And Sofa Picnics

The appearance of Matt Smith on the cover of this week’s Entertainment Weekly will probably introduce a lot of people to Doctor Who for the first time. And that’s quite a heady thought, imagining someone settling down to a ...

Life Outside The TARDIS: Peter Davison

There’s a thing that Peter Davison can do which very few actors manage quite as well, namely to look stressed in an appealingly brittle fashion. He can do other things, of course, as a brief glance down this list of his greatest ...

A Companion To The Doctor’s Companions: Tegan

For a while, in the handover from the Fourth to the Fifth Doctors, it was traditional for the companions to be known by their first name only: Leela, Romana, Nyssa, Adric, Turlough and so on. So it’s fitting that talkative Tegan ...

How To Dress Like The Fifth Doctor

There’s something very uncluttered about Peter Davison’s outfit as the Fifth Doctor. Where previous Doctors had adopted a kind of mix and match approach, pilfering a smoking jacket from here and a flamboyant kerchief from ...