Doctor Who

  • Who’s social media in ‘Flux’ ahead of Hallowe’en debut…

    For the last week UK audiences have seen a very brief ‘interruption’ to their between-show BBC broadcasts as an image of Jodie Whittaker’s Doctor made a brief appearance, looking very worried indeed. Then, in the last few days all of the official Doctor Who social media accounts went dark,...
  • Breaking: Doctor Who goes back to the future for next showrunner…

    Fans have been expecting news regarding the future of Doctor Who for a while. After months of rumours it was announced that current star Jodie Whittaker and current show-runner Chris Chibnall would both be departing after the current series and three 2022 specials… but that left the question of...
  • The Doctor is… out. BBC confirms Whittaker and Chibnall leaving in 2022…

    There have been rumblings for a long while, but the BBC finally confirmed today that the current era of Doctor Who will be ringing in the changes sometime in 2022. Jodie Whittaker will be leaving the role after appearing in three seasons through 2021… and then three specials which...
  • Comic-Con@Home: ‘Doctor Who’ cast talk Season 13…

    Though the SDCC has become a casualty of the COVID pandemic once again, it’s operating at Comic-Con @ Home variant and there’s various teasers coming out of its virtual programming.  One of these was a near-forty minute pre-recorded panel for the next season of Doctor Who – with showrunner...
  • The Doctor is… out? UK media says regeneration coming…

    According to breaking reports from the UK’s The Mirror, Jodie Whittaker is leaving Doctor Who after what will be three years in the role as the Thirteenth incarnation of the Doctor. Though the BBC have declined to comment on the story, the often hyperbolic and excitable tabloid actually has a...
  • Who’s ‘Revolution’: House-cleaning and Social Distancing…

    The Doctor is being held in a high-security cosmic prison for crimes she doesn’t even remember… with no obvious way out and some unfortunate company to slowly pass the time. Meanwhile on Earth the remains of the Dalek (last seen in Resolution of the Daleks) have been mined and...
  • Jack’s Back! The Captain returns in Doctor Who’s ‘Revolution’ trailer…

    Update:  And here’s the trailer: John Barrowman is set to reprise his role as the infamous omnisexual Captain Jack Harkness in the upcoming seasonal episode of Doctor Who. Revolution of the Daleks, which is now being referred to as the ‘Festive’ special (rather than the ‘Christmas’ special, perhaps indicating...
  • Be Patient: Doctor Who’s 2021 run now down to eight episodes…

    Though Doctor Who side-stepped the initial coronavirus impactby shooting the next special, Revolution of the Daleks, as part of the last series in late 2019 and banking it for broadcast  sometime over the coming seasonal Christmas/New Year break, it hasn’t managed to avoid the pandemic completely. The BBC has...
  • Big Finish, Big Return: Eccleston to reprise Ninth Doctor…

    There were many who thought it would never happen. Though there have been various opportunities and tantilising possibilities of Christopher Eccleston returning, in any capacity, to the role of the Ninth Doctor, it seemed that the actor’s less-than-stellar experiences when he filmed his one-and-out season to reboot the series...