Articles Tagged 'doctor who convention 2012'

Watch: Mark Sheppard LOVES BBC America!

One of the delights of the Doctor Who Convention, and let’s face it, it was a constant stream of delights interrupted only by the need to breathe in and breathe out, was having the chance to sit down and have a chat with Mark Sheppard, who, among many other things, is the voice of BBC […]

Doctor Who Convention Report 4 (Day 2): Doctor Queue

And so it came to pass that on the second day of the Doctor Who Convention, a great mass of people did gather outside a venue in Cardiff, Wales. Some of them wore similar costumes to those of the people from the day before, some wore entirely new creations, and some wore their normal clothes […]

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‘Doctor Who’ Convention Report 3: Too Hot For Cosplay

At the end of Day 1 of the Doctor Who Convention, what have we learned? Oh sure, we saw Matt and Karen and Arthur and Steven and Caroline and the script-writers and producers and directors and costume-makers and make-up artists and props designers and pretty much everyone else associated with the show, and tbey were […]

‘Doctor Who’ Convention Report 2: The Pan(el)dorica Opens

Having welcomed giddy Whovians into the Millennium Centre and tickled their excitement with actual Silurians and a very visible Ood… …the next phase was to invite people into the various auditoriums and arenas and explain exactly how the show gets made. However, we do have a slight problem in that some of the topics covered […]

‘Doctor Who’ Convention Report: An Ood Awakening

It begins on a preposterously sunny morning in Cardiff, Wales, in front of their very imposing Millennium Centre. There are signs dotted around which give clues that today is not going to be ordinary. One says “Silurians Queue Here,” another says the same for Oods, there’s even a tall sign advertising “TARDIS set tours,” but […]

Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: The Convention Is Upon Us

This weekend sees Doctor Who take a leap into full costume, lanyard and tongue-tied eye-bulge-squee mode, with the first official Doctor Who Convention, taking place in Cardiff. The event will be attended by such notable Who luminaries as Matt Smith, Karen Gillan, Arthur Darvill, Steven Moffat, as well as members of the crew, special effects […]