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"Doctor Who": Know Someone New to "Who"? Show Them the Basics [VIDEO]

Now we know that in the Doctor Who universe, "early 2020" means New Year's Day as the Doctor (Jodie Whittaker) and her companions Ryan (Tosin Cole), Yasmin (Mandip Gill) and Graham (Bradley Walsh) materialize back on to BBC One and BBC America screens with two-part series-opener Spyfall. Written by showrunner and head writer Chris Chibnall, […]

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"Doctor Who": A Celebration of All The Doctor's Regenerations [VIDEO]

We see what you're doing, BBC. You're trotting out these long compilations from Doctor Who to whet fans' appetite before you finally unveil the Series 12 trailer. Of course it would be a collection of all the Doctor's regenerations. It's one of the touchstones of the show. It's the most unique gimmick in the history […]

Doctor Who: Are We Giving Daleks Self-Esteem Issues?

If there was one major takeaway from this year's BBC Doctor Who New Year's Special 'Resolution,' it's that there's definitely a new Dalek in town. It's broke and has no casing, broken off by a bunch of warriors hundreds of years ago. So what's a poor Dalek in "The Big City" to do when it finally […]

'Doctor Who' Series 12: The Real Big Bad Responsible for 2020 Delay

As we all know by now, there won't be a new series of Doctor Who in 2019. Series 12 will begin in early 2020. There's one reason the show has been delayed till 2020: Money. While money is often the reason a show gets pushed back, the BBC works differently from commercial TV networks because […]

Doctor Who 'Resolution': Deconstructing the New Year's Day Special's Trailer

Just after the Doctor Who Series 11 finale aired on December 9th, BBC Studios released a 25 second trailer for the much debated New Years Special "Resolution." At first viewing the trailer appears more like that of a Michael Bay film than an episode of Chris Chibnall's Who oeuvre. There are explosions, 9th century warriors, more explosions, modern […]

Doctor Who's Susan Foreman: The Story of The Doctor's Granddaughter and First Companion

The BBC's official Doctor Who Channel on YouTube just released "The Story of Susan Foreman", a fun video telling the story of Susan, the Doctor's granddaughter and his first companion on his travels in the TARDIS. Originally portrayed by Carole Ann Ford, Susan appeared in the original series of Doctor Who when it premiered back in 1963. You […]

Doctor Who Series 11: A Darker Season Than You First Thought

Doctor Who Series 11 feels different from the previous seasons because it feels more like a social drama, there's less continuity-heavy lore, the stories aren't high in the "cosmic universe-in-danger sense" and sometimes feels slighter than before. But there are moments from this season that are loads darker than they first appear – here's a […]

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There's A New Doctor In Town – Warren Ellis Honored With A Doctorate

Warren Ellis, the prolific writer of comics, original graphic novels and novels, and creator of the likes of Transmetropolitan, Planetary, The Authority, and Injection, and his work on Marvel's Iron Man, Extremis, provided the main source of inspiration for Iron Man 3, has now been given a new honour, a little closer to home. Because […]

Doctor Who's Next Doctor Will Be Revealed On July 16th, After Wimbledon Men's Final

The official Doctor Who twitter account has released a short video teasing the upcoming thirteenth Doctor, who will replace Peter Capaldi on the show. The video promises that we will "meet the 13th Doctor after the Wimbledon Men's Final on Sunday, July 16th, and omg, that's two days from now! Exclusive News: It's Almost Time. […]

Wednesday Runaround – Under The Influence

DCWatch: JT Krul kept his creative vision on Captain Atom. "Tomorrow marks the release of Captain Atom #0, but it also marks the ending of the run that Freddie Williams and I launched as part of DC's New52. First and foremost, I'd like to thank everyone who enjoyed and supported the book, which includes everyone […]

Bryan Talbot To Become A Second Doctor

Tomrrow, Bryan Talbot, creator of One Bad Rat, Grandville, Alice In Sunderland and Nemesis The Warlock will be presented by an honorary Doctorate of Letters for his body of work by Northumbria University at their annual degree ceremony in Newcastle. He already is an honorary Doctor of Arts, having received it four years ago from […]

Will You All Be Upstanding For Doctor Mark Millar

Mark Millar is to be presented with an Honorary Degree of Doctor of Letters by Glasgow Caledonian University next Thursday. Millar, who lives in the Glasgow area, dropped out of university to take up writing professionally, but of late has returned as a guest speaker. Mark Millar's Twitter account is @MrMarkMillar. Will he be changing […]