Tag Archives: Steven Moffat

Cumberbatch: 'I'm Never Gonna Play the Doctor'

Over the weekend, without warning or consent, huge empires of fan-worship were bashed together, imploded and reformed around comments made by Benedict Cumberbatch from just one Q&A session at Oz Comic-Con, at the Adelaide Showgrounds in ...

‘Doctor Who’: Steven Moffat Explains The TARDIS On Trenzalore, Sort Of

The problem with time travel as a dramatic device is that all of that looping around in a character’s time streat can tie them in knots, particularly when something concrete and unchangeable like a death occurs.

‘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 ...

Steven Moffat: “‘Sherlock’ and ‘Doctor Who’ Are Obtusely British”

Steven Moffat is more than qualified to comment on the way foreign territories enjoy imported TV shows. The two series he is most closely associated with—Doctor Who and Sherlock—both have huge worldwide audiences and have made ...

Samuel Anderson Joins ‘Doctor Who’

The British soap Emmerdale has bequeathed another lead actor to the cast of Doctor Who, in the shape of Samuel Anderson, who will be playing a new recurring character in Season Eight, alongside fellow Emmerdale alum Jenna Coleman and ...

Alex Kingston and The Whovian Reunions

We all love River Song, don’t we? The only woman in the universe (so far) that can approach the Doctor on anything like equal terms, terrifyingly good with a gun, and played by one of the most vivacious actresses Britain has ever ...

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Hats Off To Christopher Barry

If you were to compile a list of the people without whom there would probably be no Who, the director Christopher Barry, who died this week at the age of 88, would have to feature towards the top. He was responsible for delivering ...

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Internet Reacts To Peter Capaldi’s Costume

Last week, we brought as many instant reactions to the new Twelfth Doctor costume, as worn by Peter Capaldi, as we could find. But of course some of the very best responses took a little longer to filter through (like the above cartoon ...

‘Sherlock’ Recap: ‘His Last Vow’

The wedding is over, and the honeymoon is anything but sweet…

Newspaper proprietor Charles Augustus Magnussen is facing a parliamentary enquiry about his ability to influence government policy. His glasses appear to have an electronic menu, offering suggestions of weakness in the people facing ...

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Doctor Shoe

Yesterday, the Twelfth Doctor’s new outfit was revealed, and it’s very swish indeed. A navy, black and red affair with a crisp white shirt and the most extravagant cuffs on a Doctor since the heady days of the dandy Jon ...