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Steven Moffats Done with Doctor Who and This Time He Might Mean It

Steven Moffat's Done with Doctor Who and This Time? He Might Mean It

Especially because if fans are to believe Moffat's recent Instagram post, that's going to be the last thing he writes for the long-running BBC series.Produced as an epilogue/sequel to the canceled Doctor Who Lockdown rewatch of Peter Capaldi’s "World Enough and Time" and "The Doctor Falls" and starring Pearl Mackie (Bill Potts) and Matt Lucas[...]

Doctor Who: Moffat Mackie Lucas Reunite for The Best of Days Audio

Doctor Who: Moffat, Mackie, Lucas Reunite for The Best of Days Audio

Cook said the decision was made "out of respect for the feelings of Doctor Who fans around the world" and that "it doesn't seem appropriate at this time" (and many agreed).[caption id="attachment_1217611" align="aligncenter" width="600"] A visual from Doctor Who Lockdown "The Best of Days", courtesy of BBC and Doctor Who Lockdown.[/caption]But while the live-tweet look[...]

Doctor Who Lockdown: The Best of Days Set for Sunday or Monday Release

Doctor Who Lockdown: The Best of Days Set for Sunday or Monday Release

In her statement (which you can read in its entirety below), Cook explained that the decision was made "out of respect for the feelings of Doctor Who fans around the world" and that "it doesn't seem appropriate at this time."[caption id="attachment_1214288" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Doctor Who Lockdown final rewatch artwork, courtesy of BBC Studios.[/caption]The final go-around[...]

Doctor Who Lockdown Canceled: Doesnt Seem Appropriate at This Time

Doctor Who Lockdown Canceled: "Doesn't Seem Appropriate at This Time"

Showrunner and writer Steven Moffat, companions Pearl Mackie (Bill Potts) and Matt Lucas (Nardoe), and director Rachel Talalay were set to live-tweet The day will not go without something for Doctor Who fans, with Cook revealing "The Best of Days," written by Moffat and starring Mackie and Lucas, that has us fascinated:[caption id="attachment_1216125" align="aligncenter" width="600"][...]

Doctor Who Lockdown Hosts Composer Murray Gold for Akhaten Rewatch

Doctor Who Lockdown Hosts Composer Murray Gold for "Akhaten" Rewatch

Every companion had a unique theme starting with Rose Tyler (Billie Piper), then Martha Jones (Freema Agyeman), to the playful comedy beats for Donna Noble (Catherine Tate), the curious fairytale ballads of Amy Pond (Karen Gillen) and Clara Oswald (Jenna Coleman) to Bill Potts (Pearl Mackie) Gold’s themes often sum up the characters’ personalities and[...]

Doctor Who: BBC Looks Backs on Our Modern Companions First Moments [VIDEO]

"Doctor Who": BBC Looks Backs on Our Modern Companions' First Moments [VIDEO]

Clara came to represent both the best and the worst excesses of Moffat’s writing for the show, creating a sometimes needlessly convoluted Mystery Box puzzle as a long-term arc.Bill Potts (Pearl Mackie) meets the 12th Doctor in his office at the university and wonders how he got the TARDIS in there.The 13th Doctor (Jodie Whittaker)[...]


Pearl Mackie Stars in New BBC Sci-Fi Show Forest 404

Pearl Mackie Stars in New BBC Sci-Fi Show, Forest 404

Doctor Who star Pearl Mackie already starred in one sci-fi-ish BBC radio show earlier this year, Prepper, which was a parody of a podcast.Now she is starring in a BBC podcast - that is also a sci-fi thriller.Set in the 24th Century in a world where forests have been erased from history, Forest 404 is[...]

Pearl Mackie Sue Johnston Star in Survivalist BBC Sitcom Prepper

Pearl Mackie, Sue Johnston Star in Survivalist BBC Sitcom 'Prepper'

Survivalists often acquire emergency medical and self-defense training, stockpile food and water, prepare to become self-sufficient, and build structures such as survival retreats or underground shelters that may help them survive a catastrophe. 'You already own the most important thing you need to survive the apocalypse - the human brain. Unless you own a tank.' It's also the[...]

Doctor Who Christmas Special Gifts Fans With Teaser Poster Synopsis

Doctor Who Christmas Special Gifts Fans With Teaser Poster, Synopsis

There is the expectation that the special will be the vehicle for The Twelfth Doctor's (Peter Capaldi) exit and The Thirteenth Doctor's (Jodie Whitaker) arrival.Moffat will also be exiting a series that he's helmed since 2010; and popular companion Bill (Pearl Mackie) will also mark her departure. Broadchurch creator and Torchwood writer Chris Chibnall will take[...]

Could Pearl Mackies Bill Return To Doctor Who In The Future

Could Pearl Mackie's Bill Return To Doctor Who In The Future?

We've long ago come to terms with the reality that Pearl Mackie's Bill Potts would be a one-season companion on Doctor Who But is there hope she could return in the future?In addition to dealing with the first Doctor's "casual male chauvinism," this year's Doctor Who Christmas Special will see off Peter Capaldi's twelfth Doctor,[...]


Trailer For Next Weeks Doctor Who: Oxygen

Trailer For Next Week's Doctor Who: Oxygen

Final because it wants to kill us.' Trapped on a space station with no oxygen, the Doctor, Bill and Nardole are horrified to discover the automated spacesuits keeping them alive are also trying to kill them!The Doctor Peter CapaldiBill Pearl MackieNardole Matt LucasIvan Kieran BewTasker Justin SalingerDahh-Ren Peter CaulfieldAbby Mimi NdiweniEllie Katie BraybenDirector Charles PalmerProducer Nikki WilsonExecutive Producer Steven MoffatExecutive Producer Brian MinchinWriter Jamie MathiesonOkay, have ten thoughts[...]

Pearl Mackie Talks Dressing The Companion

Pearl Mackie Talks Dressing The Companion

Here Pearl Mackie talks about putting together Bill's wardrobe all the way down to the badges on her jacket.. and the message in one of them.https://youtu.be/naWjbVCalDs One of the big things when there is a new Doctor is how they're going to dress Whether it's a super long scarf, a piece of celery or a[...]


Doctor Who Series 10 Starts It All Over Again

Doctor Who Series 10 Starts It All Over Again

As series 10 of Doctor Who fast approaches, we have this new behind-the-scenes video with actors Peter Capaldi and Pearl Mackie along with showrunner Steven Moffat talking about what to expect with the new series Moffat explains that they are basically starting the series again, in so much that the first episode is called Pilot[...]


Pearl Mackies Bill Will Be Doctor Whos First Openly Gay Companion

Pearl Mackie's Bill Will Be Doctor Who's First Openly Gay Companion

According to an interview on BBC News, Pearl Mackie's character, Bill, the new companion for the tenth season of Doctor Who, will be openly gay While Bill won't be the first gay or bisexual character on the show, she is the first openly gay companion, the report confirms, and Bill's sexual orientation will be revealed[...]