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The Zygons will be the focus of the next Doctor Who Lockdown rewatch, courtesy Doctor Who Lockdown and BBC Studios.

Doctor Who Lockdown Rewatch Sets Zygon Extravaganza with Ingrid Oliver

Emily Cook, empress of the Doctor Who global lockdown rewatches, announced that the next event will be the Doctor's two-part Zygon saga "Invasion of the Zygons" and "Inversion of the Zygons." Ingrid Oliver, who played Osgood, and episode writer Peter Harness will join the event and livetweet. The rewatch starts on Sunday, May 10 at […]

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Doctor Who Epilogue Pompadour Reunites Steven Moffat, Sophia Myles

Doctor Who Magazine writer and BBC Radio producer Emily Cook was back on Wednesday with another edition of Doctor Who Lockdown, putting the 10th Doctor's modern classic episode, "The Girl in the Fireplace". In the episode, the Doctor met Madame de Pompadour in pre-revolutionary France and what resulted was an adventure quite unlike any we've seen […]

Emily Cook continues to coordinate great Doctor Who Lockdown global rewatch events, courtesy of BBC Studios.

Emily Cook on Doctor Who Lockdown Complaint; Neil Gaiman Posts Support

At a time when productions across the pop culture landscape have been shuttered and millions find themselves at home in social distancing, self-isolating situations. It hasn't been the easiest time for a whole lot of folks, but if you're a Doctor Who fan then you know there's been a steady flow of "geek relief" that's […]

River Song tries to explain to the Doctor on Doctor Who, courtesy of BBC Studios.

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

As if Doctor Who fans haven't already had their minds blown by the revelations from Chris Chibnall and Jodie Whittaker's 12th series, here comes series franchise heavyweights Russell T. 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 […]

The Girl in the Fireplace is the focus of the next Doctor Who rewatch, courtesy of BBC.

Steven Moffat, Sophia Myles Join Next Doctor Who Lockdown Rewatch

The Doctor Who Lockdown rewatches keep coming thick and fast. So fast we nearly missed the announcement for the next one. Rewatch organizer Emily Cook announced via Twitter that the next rewatch will be another classic 10th Doctor episode, "The Girl in the Fireplace". This is the one where The Doctor meets Madame de Pompadour […]

Robert Shearman's Dalek was the topic of this week's Doctor Who rewatch, courtesy of BBC.

Doctor Who Writer Robert Shearman Shares Monsters That Might've Been

Doctor Who fans have had online events such as global rewatches and live-tweeting as well as creative teams behind favorite episodes releasing original content to bookend and enhance the adventures over the past few weeks to enjoy. On Thursday, Doctor Who Magazine's Emily Cook coordinated yet another: this time, a global rewatch and live-tweet of […]

A strange package arrives in this Doctor Who prequel to Dalek, courtesy of BBC.

Doctor Who Dalek Prologue: Sven Examines a Very Familiar Scarf

Doctor Who fans have had a lot of very cool things to distract them during this time of self-quarantining and social distancing. From global rewatches and live-tweets to the creative teams behind favorite episodes releasing original content bookending the adventures, there have definitely been some silver linings to pull from the not-so-great situation that millions […]

Doctor Who star Mandip Gill updates the statuses of Revolution of the Daleks and Series 13, courtesy of BBC.

Doctor Who: Mandip Gill Updates Revolution of the Daleks, Series 13

As many of you well know, Doctor Who fans have had a lot of very cool things to distract them during this time of self-quarantining and social distancing. From global rewatches and live-tweets to the creative teams behind favorite episodes releasing original content bookending the adventures, there have definitely been some silver linings to pull […]

The Doctor and Adelaide disagree about his decisions, courtesy of BBC Studios.

Doctor Who Multi-Platform Event Time Lord Victorious Set for Fall 2020

As if global rewatches, live-tweeting, and original content being released around their favorite episodes wasn't enough, Doctor Who fans were treated to the news on Monday that BBC Studios will be launching the multi-platform story "Time Lord Victorious" later this year. The massive, immersive experience will launch in September 2020 and run over a 12-week […]

Rose confronts a Dalek on Doctor Who, courtesy of BBC Studios.

Robert Shearman, 2 Dalek Actors Join Doctor Who Global Rewatch

Emily Cook, organizer of the Doctor Who global rewatches, announced on Twitter that the next episode to get the treatment is "Dalek". This is the 2005 episode from showrunner Russell T. Davies' debut season and a major milestone. It reintroduced Daleks to a whole new generation of kids who didn't previously know about the most […]

Paul Cornell pens The Shadow in the Mirror for Doctor Who, courtesy of BBS Studios.

Doctor Who Writer Paul Cornell Pens Human Nature/Family of Blood Coda

Doctor Who writer Paul Cornell kicked off the global rewatch and live-tweet of "Human Nature" and "Family of Blood" by penning and posting a new introduction to the two-part adventure entitled "Shadow of a Doubt" that also brought back Lisa Bowerman's Bernice Summerfield. From there, Cornell joined Doctor Who Magazine writer and BBC Radio producer […]

Paul Cornell penned a new intro for Doctor Who two-parter Human Nature and Family of Blood, courtesy of BBC Studios.

Doctor Who: Paul Cornell Posts New Human Nature/Family of Blood Intro

Wrapping up a week that started with "The Witchfinders" writer Joy Wilkinson posting new, Graham-focused short story "The Simple Things" (more on that here) and then saw Doctors past and present join together to support our real-life heroes during BBC One's The Big Night In, now seems as good a time as any for a […]

Ten Doctors are set to reunite for The Big Night In, courtesy of BBC Studios.

Doctor Who: 10 Doctors Post Message of Thanks, Hope for Big Night In

A time of crisis is when the Doctor is needed most, and when it comes to supporting our health care workers in these global pandemic times, it takes more than one Doctor to let them know how special they are and to get them the help that they need. On Thursday night UK time, Doctors […]

Graham has a moment with the Doctor on Doctor Who, courtesy of BBC Studios.

Doctor Who Writer Joy Wilkinson Pens New Graham-Focused Short Story

Between episode rewatches with live-tweets and new material being released from the creative forces behind some of the most popular episodes of the show's return run, the Doctor Who franchise is as active as ever. In fact, it feels more active than it did when the show was in-series (and that's saying a lot). This […]

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BBC to Show Message From Ten Doctor Whos Before #ClapForOurCarers

At 8pm every Thursday evening, the people of Britain go to their front doors, porches, garden gates or leans out of their windows and applauds. With clapped hands, the banging of saucepans, bagpipes or vuvuzelas. It's all about recognising the work of NHS staffers and social carers in this time of trial, applauding those who […]

David Tennant is the Doctor on Doctor Who, courtesy of BBC Studios.

Doctor Who: Paul Cornell Joins Human Nature, Family of Blood Rewatch

Emily Cook, the mastermind behind the Doctor Who global fan rewatches, has announced the next event. It's another two-parter, this time "Human Nature" and "Family of Blood". It takes place on Friday, April 24, at 7 pm British Standard Time, which is 2 pm US East Coast Time. The writer of the two-parter Paul Cornell […]

Camille Coduri offers words of hop to Doctor Who fans, courtesy of BBC Studios.

Doctor Who: Camille Coduri, Adjoa Andoh, and Jacqueline King Post Hope

Doctor Who fans have been getting some serious help dealing with being in home lockdown and Doctor Who Monthly magazine's Emily Cook has been the main ringmaster making all of these online rewatch sessions and live-tweeting runs possible. With this weekend marking David Tennant's birthday and Sunday, April 19, marking the anniversary of Elisabeth Sladen's […]

Farewell Sarah Jane Reveals Tegan and Nyssa are a Couple, and More.

Farewell Sarah Jane Reveals Tegan and Nyssa are a Couple, and More

Russell T Davies has put together a final quarter-of-an-hour episode of The Sarah Jane Adventures in isolation. The Doctor Who spinoff he created starred Elisabeth Sladen reprising her Doctor Who character from the seventies and eighties concluded with the actors' death in 2011. Today however we learned that Sarah Jane died with her too, and […]

Russell T. Davies presents the new mini-episode "Farewell, Sarah Jane," courtesy of the BBC.

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

Doctor Who fans have been getting some serious help dealing with being in home lockdown and Doctor Who Monthly magazine's Emily Cook has been the main ringmaster making all of these online rewatch sessions and live-tweeting runs possible. For their part, the cast and creatives behind the series have been stepping up in a big […]

Billie Piper's Rose returns in “The Stolen Earth” and “Journey’s End,” courtesy of BBC.

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

The next Doctor Who global fan rewatch event is Sunday, and it looks set to be the most epic yet. Former showrunner Russell T. Davies and director Graeme Harper will be watching and live-tweeting "The Stolen Earth" and "Journey's End". The two episodes are the closing episodes of Davies' run on the show. He decided […]