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‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: The Secret of Davros’s Chair

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who‘s Day roundup, a seven-day calvalcade of Time Lord trivia, culled from the gushing sump of internet froth and gabble. This week, we begin with a trip to Dallas, where Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Freema Agyeman and Michelle Gomez traveled to make various personal appearances at FanExpo 2016. How personal? […]

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‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: To the Fifth Century and Beyond

Welcome to the Doctor Who’s Day roundup, a cosmic collection of temporal titillations related to the frequently threatened universe of Doctor Who. We begin this week with heartfelt congratulations for the 500th issue of a hugely important publication that has been there for the fans for nearly 40 years. In the days before social media, […]

‘Doctor Who’ Season 9 Prologue (Photo: BBC)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: The Crossovers

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who‘s Day Roundup, a Gallifreyan gatheration of internet ephemera over the past seven days. And we begin with the overriding theme of the past week, which appears to be crossing fandoms (ie. something or someone from Doctor Who appearing in another highly regarded fan universe, and vice versa). For example, […]

River Song in that dress, and Missy (Photo: BBC)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Missy Cosplays as River Song

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who‘s Day roundup, a temporal buffet of Gallifreyan morsels sprinkled liberally across the internet across the past seven days. And we begin this week with Michelle Gomez, who has taken to turning up at Doctor Who fan events dressed not as her own character Missy, but in a dress more […]


Michelle Gomez to Join Richard Coyle in ‘The Collection’

Doctor Who fans know her as Missy, but the masterfully talented Michelle Gomez has a new role in the pipeline. Deadline is reporting that Gomez will join Richard Coyle in Amazon’s The Collection, a post-WWII period piece set in Paris’ glamorous fashion scene. (Savvy fans will recognize that Gomez is married to Jack Davenport, Coyle’s […]

Peter Capalidi – the Rock Doctor (Photo: BBC)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Between a Rock and a Hard Place

It’s always fun to pull together a collection of Doctor Who-related shenanigans when we’re in the middle of a cliffhanger situation. Half of the Whovian fandom is crying out, “But what happens next?” And the other half want to know whether Missy and Clara are really gone for good. So, to introduce this week’s Doctor […]

‘Doctor Who’ Personality Quiz: Which Master Are You?

The Master is one of the most rotten swines in the entire history of bad piggies, and that statement is just as true when he’s Missy. Everywhere he goes, trouble follows. Every person she comes into contact with, she either kills, manipulates, or taunts in an unpleasant fashion. Sometimes he changes everyone in the world […]

Michelle Gomez as Missy in ‘The Magician’s Apprentice’ (Photo: BBC)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: The Break is (Almost) Over

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who‘s Day roundup, an interdimensional net dragged through the internet to snag various Whovian items, bring them back and pin and mount them for future generations to enjoy. And of course, it’s only a few days until the arrival of the first episode of Season 9 — “The Magician’s Apprentice” […]

Fish fingers, custard and pizza (Photo: YouTube)

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Fish Fingers, Custard AND Pizza?

Welcome to this week’s Doctor Who‘s Day Roundup, an assortment of astrological and temporal happenstance that is at one and the same time part of the Whoniverse and also outside the Whoniverse, looking in. This week, before we launch into the full list of wonders and astonisments, we begin with a scientific analysis of one […]

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