Articles Tagged 'Toby Whithouse'


WATCH: Toby Whithouse on ‘Doctor Who,’ Ghosts, and Advice for Aspiring Writers

Creator of BBC AMERICA’s supernatural buddy drama Being Human and spy series The Game, Toby Whithouse is no stranger to switching genres. And you’ll find no better example of Whithouse’s versatility than his work on Doctor Who. He’s written everything from a high school romp (“School Reunion”) to a romantic travelogue with bloodsuckers (“Vampires of […]


The Cast of ‘Being Human’: Where Are They Now?

Creator Toby Whithouse‘s series followed supernaturals doing their best to continue Being Human. We find a ghost, a vampire, and a werewolf, all living together in one flat, trying to hold onto normalcy in spite of their “afflictions.” Since Being Human ended, Whithouse has created the BBC AMERICA series The Game and has written Doctor Who episodes […]

A selection of ‘Doctor Who’ crossovers

‘Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: A Cavalcade of Crossovers

This week’s Who’s Day roundup is devoted to the fine art (and we mean this is most literal sense) of crossovers. Taking things from the Whoniverse and trying them out in other locations to see how they fit. Doctor Who fans have a long tradition of wondering what would happen if, for example, the Doctor […]

Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman’s chairs

First Official Clues About ‘Doctor Who’ Season Nine Emerge

Warning: Ever so slightly spoilerish. Filming has already begun for the ninth season of Doctor Who in Cardiff, and details have just emerged as to what sort of a thing we can expect. For starters, one of the stories will be a two-parter written by Being Human/The Game writer Toby Whithouse, and has already been […]


#MindTheChat Q&A with ‘The Game’ Creator Toby Whithouse

Toby Whithouse, creator of BBC AMERICA’s 1970s-set spy drama The Game and the original U.S. Being Human, joined us, tweeting from @hanniganspiteri, Wednesday (December 9) for a a @MindtheGap_BBCA #MindTheChat Twitter session to answer all your questions on his life and career.   Toby channels Oscar Wilde to give his best advice to aspiring writers: @stecaine #MindTheChat Read everything. From newspapers […]


Wednesday, December 10: #MindTheChat with Toby Whithouse

Want to chat live with one of the best-known minds in British TV? You know Toby Whithouse as the creator of the original U.K. Being Human and the latest BBC AMERICA Dramaville hit, The Game, which has its season finale Wednesday, December 10 at 10/9c. And Whovians will recognize his name, as he wrote the […]

Being Human

Toby Whithouse Teases Season Five Of ‘Being Human’

Good news, supernaturalists! The original UK version of Being Human is on the way back, hitting British TV screens this weekend for the start of season five. In a press release, issued last week, series creator Toby Whithouse explained how this new batch of stories will fit with everything that has gone before, pointing out […]

Doctor Who’s Day Roundup: The Doctor Does the Wild West!

Stetsons are cool once again: the Doctor, Rory, and Amy head to the Wild West for the third episode of this season, the Toby Whithouse-penned “A Town Called Mercy,” premiering this Saturday (September 15) at 9/8c. Have you seen the trailer? Oh you haven’t? Well here it is: The episode was filmed in Almeria, Spain, […]

Prehistoric ‘Doctor Who’ Details Emerge From Comic-Con

Let’s assume you missed Comic-Con this year, missed out on the panel starring Matt Smith, Karen Gillan, Arthur Darvill, Steven Moffat and Caroline Skinner, missed out on their delightful exchanges with a thrilled audience, missed out on Matt Smith’s bowler hat, and are now feeling pretty fed up about the whole affair. Well, the good […]

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