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"Doctor Who": Third Doctor Jon Pertwee Honored by His Son, Sean [VIDEO]

The BBC’s official Doctor Who Channel on YouTube realised a video excerpt of BBC Radio 4 Extra’s program celebrating the centenary of Jon Pertwee’s birth The Jon Pertwee Files is an hour-long radio program featuring Pertwee’s son Sean Pertwee talking about his father’s career.Jon Pertwee had a long acting career before and after he played[...]

'Doctor Who': PlutoTV, BBC Bringing Free Classic 'Who' to Service

'Doctor Who': Pluto TV, BBC Bring Classic 'Who' to Free Streaming Service

Variety reports that the deal includes  Doctor Who episodes featuring Tom Baker (including “The Deadly Assassin,” “The Ark in Space,” and “The Robots of Death”), Peter Davison (including “EarthShock,” “The Caves of Androzani”), Jon Pertwee (including “Planet of the Spiders,” “Terror of the Autons”), and William Hartnell (including “The Dalek Invasion Of Earth”). BBC Studios SVP of[...]

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: Our Ranking of the Best "Dooo-Wooo" Title Sequences

Last week, in honor of Doctor Who's 55th Anniversary, BBC posted an updated compilation of all of the Doctor Who title sequences on the show's YouTube channel. The approximately eleven minute long video includes both the audio and visual sequence changes over the course of the show, 18 different versions. Notably, the collection does not include […]

The Time Sean Pertwee Was Asked To Appear On Doctor Who

Gotham's Sean Pertwee has another geek bonafide in a addition to playing comics' most famous butler -- with all apologies to Edwin Jarvis -- his father Jon Pertwee was the third Doctor Who from 1970 to 1974 And, as the actor tells the Radio Times, he was offered a role on the show last year."I[...]

Tread Perilously Podcast — Doctor Who: Death to the Daleks

Tread Perilously continues its adventure in time and space with the Jon Pertwee era Doctor Who story "Death to the Daleks." The Doctor and Sarah Jane Smith find themselves on planet Exxilon out of power and out of answers The Daleks also land on the planet, but also find themselves out of power Turned into[...]

Peter Capaldi Says Next Year May Be His Last On Doctor Who

Replacement Patrick Troughton, expressing concerns about typecasting, left after three years.The following two Doctors, Jon Pertwee and Tom Baker, stayed on for five and seven years, respectively Fifth Doctor Peter Davison, at the suggestion of Troughton, left after his initial three year contract.Doctors Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy also enjoyed three years in the part,[...]