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Doctor Who Lockdown Steven Moffat Share Listen Pre-Rewatch Poem

Doctor Who Lockdown, Steven Moffat Share Listen Pre-Rewatch Poem

Of course, what would a global rewatch be if there weren't some "goodies" to go along with it? When you have then-showrunner and episode writer Steven Moffat as well as episode director Douglas Mackinnon along to livetweet, you know you're getting much more than an hour's worth of tweets To kick off things, Moffat and[...]

Doctor Who: Steven Moffat and Douglas Mackinnon Set for Listen Rewatch

Doctor Who: Steven Moffat and Douglas Mackinnon Set for Listen Rewatch

Then-showrunner and writer of the episode Steven Moffat will livetweet the event along with episode director Douglas Mackinnon.[caption id="attachment_1208109" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Artwork for Doctor Who Lockdown Rewatch "Listen"[/caption]https://twitter.com/Emily_Rosina/status/1262104298848223235The story was one of Moffat’s experiments in storytelling, a precursor to the much more radical “Heaven Sent” one season later[...]

Doctor Who Series 12 Scripts Now Available Online For Free

Doctor Who Series 12 Scripts Now Available Online For Free

Davies, Steven Moffat, and Chris Chibnall These are not promotional puff pieces They talk about what it's like to write for television and offer practical advice for students of writing There are also interviews and blogs from other writers about their episodes.https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vkEB0ysv7sMThe scripts for Series 12 are actually transcription drafts of the completed episodes complete[...]

Doctor Who Lockdown Lines Up The Fires of Pompeii for Next Rewatch

Doctor Who Lockdown Lines Up "The Fires of Pompeii for Next Rewatch

Peter Capaldi guest-starred here, about five years before Davies’ successor Steven Moffat cast him as The Doctor after Matt Smith’s departure Doctor Who Magazine writer and BBC Radio editor Cook made the announcement via Twitter.[caption id="attachment_1205189" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The next Doctor Who Lockdown global rewatch will be "The Fires of Pompeii", image courtesy of Doctor[...]

Doctor Who Lockdown Rewatch Sets Zygon Extravaganza with Ingrid Oliver

Doctor Who Lockdown Rewatch Sets Zygon Extravaganza with Ingrid Oliver

The showrunner of the current era Steven Moffat brought them back for the first time in “The Day of the Doctor” He then gave them a whole storyline in the 2-parter “Invasion of the Zygons” and “Inversion of the Zygons” They’ve actually appeared more often in the current version of the show than in the[...]

Doctor Who Epilogue Pompadour Reunites Steven Moffat Sophia Myles

Doctor Who Epilogue Pompadour Reunites Steven Moffat, Sophia Myles

With the global rewatch set for Wednesday, May 6, to mark the 14th anniversary of the episode's original air date, episode writer and former showrunner Steven Moffat as well as actress Sophia Myles (Reinette) joined in on the live-tweeting fun.[caption id="attachment_1203416" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Scenes from Doctor Who episode The Girl in the Fireplace, courtesy of[...]

Doctor Who: Steven Moffat On That 2008 Future Doctor Everyone Missed

Doctor Who: Steven Moffat On That 2008 Future Doctor Everyone Missed

Davies and Steven Moffat to tag-team another pretty reveal During a dual interview between the two screenwriters for the series' monthly magazine, it was revealed that 2008 episodes "Silence in the Library" and "Forest of the Dead" actually introduced a future version of the Doctor (played during this time by David Tennant) disguised as Colin[...]

Steven Moffat Sophia Myles Join Next Doctor Who Lockdown Rewatch

Steven Moffat, Sophia Myles Join Next Doctor Who Lockdown Rewatch

Writer and former showrunner Steven Moffat and Sophia Myles, who played Reinette, will livetweet the rewatch event They also announced that Moffat has written a new bonus short, “Pompadour, featuring Reinette and Myles will reprise the role for the first time in 14 years.[caption id="attachment_1201544" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The Girl in the Fireplace is the focus[...]

Doctor Who Scribe Russell T. Davies Pens Farewell to Our Sarah Jane

Doctor Who Scribe Russell T. Davies Pens Farewell to Our Sarah Jane

We've had Steven Moffat and Russell T Davies offering new prologue, epilogue, and side stories that further enhance viewers' appreciation for the episode We've seen Peter Capaldi take to Twitter to share his in-the-moment Doctor perspectives, and Arthur Darvill even returned to the role of Rory for a video treat (and those are just a[...]

Doctor Who Weekend Rewatch Adds Tennant Tate Agyeman and Barrowman

Doctor Who Weekend Rewatch Adds Tennant, Tate, Agyeman, and Barrowman

This was to buy some time for Steven Moffat to take over as the new showrunner Davies used those specials to push The Doctor even further in his emotional complexity Davies also addressed the last dangling threads from his run, like the final confrontation with The Master and resolving Donna’s story at last I wonder[...]

New Doctor Who Story Finds 13th Doctor and Companions In Isolation

New Doctor Who Story Finds 13th Doctor and Companions In Isolation

Following Russell T Davies, Steven Moffat, Chris Chibnall, and Pete McTighe's online tales, Cornell's "The Shadow Passes" finds Jodie Whittaker's Doctor and her companions dealing with being trapped in an underground bunker for three weeks after a "Death Moon" forces our heroes and the population of the planet Calapia to seek shelter As the Doctor[...]

Our Next Doctor Who Rewatch Is Truly Heaven Sent In So Many Ways

Our Next Doctor Who Rewatch Is Truly Heaven Sent In So Many Ways

Writer Steven Moffat and director Rachel Talalay will live-tweet along with actor Jami Reid-Quarell, who played The Veil The rewatch takes place on Tuesday, April 14, at 8 p.m British Standard Time, putting it at 3 p.m US East Coast Time One of the reasons why that date is so important? It just so happens[...]

Neil Gaiman and Michael Sheen Join Doctor Who Weekend Rewatch

Neil Gaiman and Michael Sheen Join Doctor Who Weekend Rewatch

The story represents in many ways the peak of then-showrunner Steven Moffat’s era His run was the most fan-servicey and meta in the show’s history All the best love stories are sad, and nobody understands this better than Gaiman Just look through the love stories in his entire career.Of course, he shares that theme with[...]

Doctor Who Series 12 Moments Exactly The Self-Care We Need Right Now

Doctor Who Series 12 Moments Exactly The Self-Care We Need Right Now

Davies and Steven Moffat, and cast members like Matt Smith, Karen Gillen and Arthur Darvill live-tweeting Davies and Moffat even wrote new material and stories that were funny, emotional and intense as the show itself With the actual show still on hiatus, this keeps it alive and active Old episodes become alive and vital again,[...]

Former Doctor Who Showrunner Steven Moffat Pens New 13th Doctor Story

Former Doctor Who Showrunner Steven Moffat Pens New 13th Doctor Story

Former Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat was one of the first ones to get in on the initiative, and he's back again with a new short story on the show’s official BBC website on Tuesday: “The Terror of the Umpty Ums.” The short story marks Moffat’s first story to feature the 13th Doctor, as played[...]

Doctor Who Rewatch: Steven Moffat Pens New Amy Pond Scene [VIDEO]

"Doctor Who" Rewatch: Steven Moffat Pens New Amy Pond Scene [VIDEO]

Former Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat has gone above and beyond again For the global fan rewatch of his first episode as showrunner “The Eleventh Hour”, he released a new bonus scene.The ever-prescient Radio Times, which has pretty much become Doctor Who’s Pravda, reported the new scene.[caption id="attachment_1189353" align="alignnone" width="1600"] BBC America[/caption]“The Raggedy Doctor” is[...]

Wild: Hampstead Theatre Streams Edward Snowden Play [REVIEW]

"Wild": Hampstead Theatre Streams Edward Snowden Play [REVIEW]

The free play this week is Wild, staged in 2016- from playwright Mike Bartlett, the berserk mind behind BBC melodrama Doctor Foster and Doctor Who, episode “Knock, Knock” for Steven Moffat and Peter Capaldi’s final season.This is just one of many performances the theatre will be offering via livestream every week on its YouTube channel,[...]

Doctor Who: Steven Moffat Returning for The Eleventh Hour Rewatch

"Doctor Who": Steven Moffat Returning for "The Eleventh Hour" Rewatch

Doctor Who Magazine writer Emily Cook announced on Twitter that the next global rewatch would be the 11th Doctor’s first episode “The Eleventh Hour” and showrunner Steven Moffat would be back to livetweet it.https://twitter.com/Emily_Rosina/status/1244705161303515137?s=20For those of us on the U.S side of the pond, that would be 2 p.m[...]

Doctor Who: All-Star Cast Joining Vincent and the Doctor Rewatch

"Doctor Who": All-Star Cast Joining "Vincent and the Doctor" Rewatch

Showrunner Steven Moffat joined the event and even wrote a new introductory video featuring Dan Starkey as the Sontaran Strax.The event proved so successful that a second global re-watch event was announced “Rose”, the first episode of the new show from 2005 drew showrunner Russell T Davies, who also wrote both a prequel and a[...]

Doctor Who: Russell T. Davies Releasing Rose Prequel Before Rewatch

"Doctor Who": Russell T. Davies Releasing "Rose" Prequel Before Rewatch

Showrunner and writer Steven Moffat agreed to join the rewatch and livetweet his memories of the production He also wrote a new introductory scene that featured Dan Starkey playing the Sontaran Strax and a voice cameo from Neve MacIntosh as Madame Vastra.Russell T Davies’ Twitter handle will be named on Thursday In the meantime, here’s[...]