Network: BBC America
Plot: The world's longest running science fiction series, Doctor Who follows the adventures of a Time Lord named The Doctor. He travels in his TARDIS, taking various companions on adventures through time and space.
Exec Producer: Steven Moffat
Peter Capaldi as The Doctor
Matt Smith as The Doctor
Jenna Louise Coleman as Clara
Latest Doctor Who News
Check Out The Snappy New Trailer For The Day Of The Doctor
There are only a couple of weeks to wait before the special episode hits the schedule around the world on November 23, and the BBC has been great about putting together promotional spots to get people excited about the big release. The latest is short but sweet, but it is far more filled with action and explosions than we’ve seen thus far.
The Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Onslaught Continues: Now With Pictures!
Allons-y, Alonso (and all you other Whovians out there)! It’s time to throw your excitement into hyper drive. With a mere sixteen days — but who’s counting? — to go, the BBC is picking up the marketing pace and have released to us not one, not two, but FOUR new photos from the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary special, "The Day of the Doctor." And needless to say, we're all sorts of excited.
Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special 'The Day Of The Doctor' Trailer And Excellent Photo Of All 11 Doctors
We're coming up on the one-month mark in the countdown to the anticipated 50th anniversary Doctor Who special. BBC America passed along the above trailer, which looks back at the various incarnations of the adventurous Doctor, while Matt Smith, the Eleventh Doctor, narrates. "I've been running all my lives," he says. "Through time and space. Every second of every minute of every day for over 900 years.
Lost Doctor Who Episodes Reportedly Found And May Go On Sale This Week
This year is a big year for the Doctor Who franchise, which is hitting its 50th Anniversary, and celebrating plenty to boot. We’ve already told you about the upcoming 50th Anniversary Special, which will run on BBC America in the States along with marathons of the hit series. Now, reports indicate that several of the “lost episodes” of Doctor Who will resurface online, and soon.
Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special Will Be Simulcast In At Least 75 Countries
BBC America has already been lucky enough to get the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special on the same day as the U.K., but now the network has announced that the special episode will actually be simulcast in 75 countries spanning across six continents, making the 50th Anniversary Special a big event.
Doctor Who's 50th Anniversary Special Gets A New Poster And Official Title
We are sadly still a few months away from actually getting to see Doctors Matt Smith and David Tennant unite in the 50th Anniversary episode of Doctor Who, which is set to premiere in November, but today arrives a little treat that will hopefully make the wait just a little bit more bearable.
Doctor Who? Meet Peter Capaldi, The 12th Doctor
Of course, Capaldi isn't just a single character that he's played. You might have caught him this summer in World War Z as one of the World Health Organization doctors helping Brad Pitt in the tense final scenes (as it, Capaldi is creditor IMDB as "W.H.O. Doctor"-- a premonition!) He also played Randall Brown on the dearly departed BBC series The Hour
Peter Capaldi Is The 12th Doctor On Doctor Who
After a rumor broke out about his potential departure back in March, Smith, who played the role for four years, confirmed he would leave the show in early June, with his final episode scheduled to air at the end of this year. Smith will stick around through the 50th Anniversary special in November and then "regenerate"-- that is, transform into
The 12th Doctor Who Will Be Announced This Weekend
Mark your calendars, Doctor Who fans. The BBC is planning to reveal the 12th Doctor this weekend. According to Doctor Who executive producer and lead writer Steven Moffat: "The decision is made and the time has come to reveal who’s taking over the TARDIS. For the last of the Time Lords, the clock is striking twelve."
Doctor Who Comic-Con 2013 Live Blog
At San Diego Comic-Con there are few franchises that get people as excited as Doctor Who. Every year you can walk back and forth in front of the convention center and on the exhibit floor and see an endless number of fans walking around dressed as their favorite Doctor or companion. Naturally, the Doctor Who panel is one of the biggest presentations during the entire event, but this year is even more special than usual.
Community, Breaking Bad, Under The Dome, Doctor Who And More Set For Comic-Con Sunday Line-Up
Excluding preview night, Sunday may very well be the easiest day at Comic-Con, for those who are willing to stick around for the remaining panels. While there are fewer events scheduled that day, there's still plenty to see and do. Sunday's become a big day for TV panels, most of which typically set up shop in Hall H.
Matt Smith Makes A Thank You Video For Doctor Who Cast, Crew And Fans
If you’ve been living under a rock, you may have somehow managed to miss the sad but inevitable news that Matt Smith is leaving the BBC program, Doctor Who, which airs on BBC America in the States. On Friday, the network released a nice video from the show’s main man, which pulls a Love Actually and offers a sincere written thank you to the cast, crew, and fans that have been involved with the show since Smith began appearing as the Eleventh Doctor in 2010.
Skyfall's Rory Kinnear May Be The BBC's Next Doctor Who Star
The race to sign on a brand new doctor for BBC’s series Doctor Who is well underway. Matt Smith, who is the eleventh doctor and who has portrayed the character since 2010, is bowing out after this November’s 50th Anniversary episode. Now, it seems frequent theater actor (and bit player in the James Bond franchise) Rory Kinnear might replace Smith.
Matt Smith Confirmed To Exit Doctor Who At The End Of This Year
It's official. Matt Smith is leaving Doctor Who at the end of this year, departing his role as the title character to make way for another actor to fill the Doctor's Tardis when he regenerates. This confirms the rumors that we might be seeing a new Doctor in the near future. And as it happens, the regeneration will take place one year after the Doctor gained his new companion Clara, who was introduced (or technically re-introduced) during the 2012 Christmas special.
Doctor Who Officially Confirmed For Season 8
We’ve known Doctor Who would be returning for a while, thanks to a 50th anniversary special episode the BBC has planned for November 23 of this year. Fans of the series already have that date close to heart, and on Saturday, the U.K. network tossed out some even greater news. Although the order has been expected, BBC officially announced Doctor Who will also be returning for an eighth season on the network.