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But since we have a few months to kill, the BBC is taking viewers behind the scenes to offer some insight into the special's unique take on one of the Doctor's oldest and deadliest foes. Image: Screencap In the following featurette, Whittaker, Gill, Bishop, showrunner Chris Chibnall, and executive producer Matt Strevens discuss the creation of the[...]
Doctor Who: Team TARDIS Returns
With today bringing the "Eve of the Daleks" down upon The Doctor (Jodie Whittaker), Yaz (Mandip Gill), and Dan (John Bishop), fans were already looking ahead to see what they would learn about the second of Whittaker and showrunner Chris Chibnall's final three specials After that, Russell T Davies returns as showrunner with a new[...]
Doctor Who: BBC Tortures Cast by Making Them Play Maze Game
Your lack of imagination fails the show again, Chris Chibnall! Maybe Whittaker will race through that maze to the TARDIS to discover her choice for Doctor Who successor Lydia West waiting inside. Doctor Who: Eve of the Daleks premieres on New Year's Day on the BBC and BBC America. Doctor Who has loaded up on a whole bunch[...]
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With only a little more than three weeks to go until the first of star Jodie Whittaker and showrunner Chris Chibnall's final three feature-length special episodes hits our screens, viewers are learning a bit more about what they can expect from the New Year's Day special "Eve of the Daleks." Previously, we learned that Aisling[...]
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Doctor Who: Flux is mercifully over, and the BBC has released a 15-minute video featuring showrunner Chris Chibnall explaining the entire season to us, possibly because the whole season has been utter gibberish It's always worth listening to writers, especially showrunners explain their process One way or another, it's educational, even when the showrunner has[...]
Doctor Who: Flux – Additional Thoughts on That Awful Series 13 Mess
You just wish she had scripts by Davies or Steven Moffat instead of Chris Chibnall This finale gives Whittaker's Doctor more to say and do than her entire previous run of episodes put together It's like Chibnall finally remembered a show called "Doctor Who" should actually be about the Doctor. A whole species of Lupar, those[...]
Doctor Who Goes "Groundhog Day" on New Year's Day: "Eve of the Daleks"
Late last month, Doctor Who fans learned that the first of star Jodie Whittaker and showrunner Chris Chibnall's final three feature-length special episodes before their exits was set to be part of the BBC's Christmas Eve/Day & New Year's Eve/Day programming line-up, with New Year's Day the official start of the beginning of the end[...]
Doctor Who: A Video Compilation of the 13th Doctor’s Monsters
If nothing else, it proves that showrunner Chris Chibnall knows how to come up with decent monsters That's a job requirement for writing and running Doctor Who. Ashad the Lone Cyberman in "Doctor Who", BBC So of course there's a Dalek variation: the Recon Dalek or, as we prefer to call it, the DIY Dalek[...]
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Even with two more chapters in Doctor Who: Flux left to go, the BBC confirmed last week that Jodie Whittaker and showrunner Chris Chibnall's final of three special episodes before their exits would be happening during Fall 2022 as part of the upcoming BBC Centenary celebration On Monday, the BBC also confirmed when the first[...]
Doctor Who: Jo Martin's Fugitive Doctor is the One We Want Next
She's a result of showrunner Chris Chibnall's tendency to throw in twists and surprises to keep the pace going and hoping something would stick This version is one of the few welcome twists in his run, made memorable by Martin's performance Previously hiding undercover as a human named Ruth in 21st Century Gloucester, this Doctor[...]
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Even with three more episodes left in Jodie Whittaker's Doctor, Yaz (Mandip Gill) & Dan's (John Bishop) adventures in BBC's Doctor Who: Flux, it's hard to not already start thinking about Whittaker and showrunner Chris Chibnall's final run of three special in 2022 to wrap up their run on the long-running show On Wednesday, more[...]
Doctor Who: “Best of Yaz” Compilation Video Lets Yaz Down
It's like a summation of the Chris Chibnall era – the title character ends up sidelined in her own program!! The clips focus more on plot than the actual character the video is supposed to be about! Did Chibnall oversee the compilation? Even the Steampunk Dalek shows up and overshadows everyone! Why show the "Timeless[...]
Doctor Who: BBC Releases Incomplete Sontarans Compilation Video
Chris Chibnall wants to restore their menace as an army in "The War of the Sontarans", even ordering a new variation on their design to make them look more classically menacing, though they still look like turds with faces At least we got to see dying Sontaran in the clip from "The Sontaran Experiment" where[...]
Doctor Who: Whoops! "Flux" Episode 1 No Ratings Apocalypse After All
Directed by Jamie Magnus Stone and written by Chris Chibnall. Joining Jacob Anderson's (Game of Thrones) Vinder in the cast are Robert Bathurst (Cold Feet, Toast Of London, Downton Abbey), Thaddea Graham (The Irregulars, Us), Blake Harrison (The Inbetweeners, A Very English Scandal, World On Fire), Kevin McNally (Pirates of the Caribbean, Designated Survivor, Downton Abbey), Craig Parkinson[...]