Articles Tagged 'Patrick Troughton'

David Tennant in ‘Fright Night’ (Pic: Columbia)

The Greatest Movie Roles of the 13 Doctors

Matt Smith‘s movie career is just taking off, having made the leap from a deleted scene in In Bruges to a key role in Lost River and appearances lined up in both Terminator Genisys and Pride and Prejudice and Zombies. But he’s not the first Doctor to have a successful stab at the silver screen. Here […]

Billie Piper, Pierce Brosnan and Emilia Fox

9 Surprising Family Ties of British Celebrities (and an Urban Myth)

We already know about Benedict Cumberbatch being distantly related to most of the genuine people he plays (Alan Turing and Richard III in particular), and anyone that hasn’t spotted a distinct family resemblance between Joan Collins the actress and Jackie Collins the writer (clue: they both have their father’s surname) isn’t really paying attention. But here are […]

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: It’s A Bumper Doctor Birthday Week!

It’s been quite the weekend for Whovian birthdays; Fifth Doctor Peter Davison was 63 on Sunday—although he doesn’t look anywhere near that old—and then yesterday Peter Capaldi turned 56. To celebrate Peter’s birthday, the always-delightful Doctor Puppet made a YouTube clip animating Peter’s own Doctor Who artwork, drawn for the Doctor Who Fan Club magazine in […]

‘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 some of Doctor Who’s most memorable early moments, including the story that gave the […]

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: Wooden Cybermen and Blind Daleks

This week, the clues have started to arrive in earnest, teasing ahead to this year’s Doctor Who Christmas special, “The Time of the Doctor,” and creating an air of mystery and anticipation. And as you’d hope, some of the them are a little bewildering too. First, there were the posters depicting the Doctor walking around […]

Jon Pertwee

‘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. It’s an announcement that will be receiving a LOT of attention, a 30-minute live TV show, with interviews and analysis and all sorts. […]

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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. This quick guide will give you all the key factors necessary to remaining on point in your cosplay. If you’re looking for a […]

Patrick Troughton

Has An Archive Of Lost ‘Doctor Who’ Episodes Been Found?

Note: we’re not in an official position to confirm whether any of the information contained within this story is true or just wishful thinking. Frankly, we want it to be real as much as you do. So, there’s a rumor doing the rounds about lost Doctor Who episodes. This is, in itself, not news. There […]

Crimson Horror

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 Gillyflower and Stirling as Ada Gillyflower. This is not the first British family affair in show business, let […]

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