The Eleventh Doctor

Brit Binge: The Many Moods of the Doctor in ‘Doctor Who’

As the new season of Doctor Who approaches, fans are wondering what kind of Doctor will emerge from the TARDIS. We’re being promised a darker, less chummy Doctor, but also a hugely enthusiastic and energetic one.

The Secret Of Matt Smith’s Success As The Eleventh Doctor

Over the past few days we’ve been pulling together clips devoted to Matt Smith’s portrayal of the Doctor, and having a think about his performances and his ability to inhabit that role as if born to do it. We’ve ...

‘Doctor Who’: Five Of Matt Smith’s Funniest Moments

We could fill many, many posts with the eternal daftness of the Eleventh Doctor, and still never quite manage to pull an entirely comprehensive list together. Simply put, he’s a very, very funny character, played by a very, very ...

Matt Smith: Five Moments When The Doctor Lost His Cool

The story of the Doctor’s character is the story of a sometimes prickly, usually charming man who, in the normal run of things, is incredibly reluctant to drop his mask and reveal the tumultuous emotions bubbling underneath. No ...

Matt Smith: Five Moments When The Doctor Broke Our Hearts

There’s always a lot of emotional upheaval around the Doctor, but while he’s enormously empathic, and hugely generous of spirit, it’s not often that he gets truly shaken himself. But when he does, it’s as if the ...

Five Great Big Meaty Matt Smith Speeches From ‘Doctor Who’

The Doctor is a man who likes the sound of his own voice. The Eleventh Doctor in particular is a man who can scare off entire armies just by shouting at them, and then, as his wife River Song points out, “he’d just swagger ...

11 One-Off Characters from ‘Doctor Who’ That Deserve a Comeback

Note: some of these characters do appear in subsequent novelizations, comic books and audiobooks, but there is debate about whether they are part of the canon of Doctor Who fact, so we’ll stick to the TV stories to confirm whether ...

‘Doctor Who’: How To Announce A New Doctor (Part 2)

We left off yesterday with the arrival of the Seventh Doctor, Sylvester McCoy, in 1987, and then, just as things were looking promising, we went mysteriously quiet. It just seemed like the right thing to do.

British-Themed Easter Eggs Inspired By ‘Doctor Who,’ ‘Sherlock’ and More

With Easter just a few days away (March 31), many people are sure to be hard-boiling some eggs and buying a PAAS dye kit. Rather than going with one of the predetermined themes that accompany these packs, why not venture into the world ...

WATCH: Mournful Prequel For The Doctor’s Next Adventure

Something’s gone awfully wrong: Amy’s not in the TARDIS, the Doctor is off searching for her baby, who will eventually grow up to be River Song, and the stakes are as high as they’ve ever been, and yet, something has ...