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**Spoiler Alert** Tom Baker Leaks Doctor Who Bombshell

Former Doctor Who star Tom Baker has risked the wrath of Tv bosses by confirming rumours he is set to return to the sci-fi show for the highly-anticipated 50th anniversary special.The Day Of The Doctor...

Matt Smith's Doctor Who Regeneration Is "Traumatic," Says Jenna Coleman

Matt Smith's Doctor Who regeneration scene with Peter Capaldi is "brutal" and "traumatic," according to actress Jenna Coleman. Smith makes way for the 12th Doctor Capaldi during the Doctor Who special on Christmas Day.Matt Smith...

David Tennant Named Britain's Favourite Doctor Who

David Tennant has been named Britain's favourite ever Time Lord ahead of Doctor Who's 50th anniversary celebrations.The Scot played the time-travelling Doctor between 2005 and 2010 and has topped a poll by RadioTimes.com to find...

The Daleks Are Invading Buckingham Palace! ...Next Week

The Doctor will be needed more than ever next week when Daleks invade Buckingham Palace in a special reception to celebrate the upcoming 50th anniversary edition of the legendary sci-fi drama. Doctors past and present,...

Doctor Who's 50th Anniversary Episode To Be Beamed Into Cinemas

The 50th anniversary episode of cult sci-fi show Doctor Who will be beamed into cinemas around the world for special 3D screenings as it airs on Tv in Britain.BBC Worldwide bosses have announced that fans...

The Bbc Had No Faith In Doctor Who

Bbc bosses had no faith in classic sci-fi series Doctor Who when it was first launched.Director Waris Hussein helmed the first ten episodes of the show but baulked at the script, which featured Stone Age...

Ben Wheatley To Direct Capaldi's Doctor Who Debut

British filmmaker Ben Wheatley will take charge of Peter Capaldi's full Doctor Who debut next year (14).The Kill List director has revealed he will be the first to tackle the new era of the Tv...

Nine Lost Doctor Who Episodes Found In Africa After 50 Years

A batch of nine lost episodes of iconic sci-fi show Doctor Who have been unearthed in Nigeria.The tapes, which feature second Time Lord Patrick Troughton, were tracked down to a Tv station in the African...

Missing 'Doctor Who' Episodes Found In Nigerian Archive

Nine missing Doctor Who episodes have been discovered in Nigeria. During the 1960s and 1970s the BBC destroyed, rather short-sightedly, many of the original transmission tapes of the cult sci-fi series. Fortunately, copies were often...

Doctor Who's 50th Anniversary Special Set For Simultaneous Worldwide Broadcast

Doctor Who fans from around the world will be able to watch the show's 50th anniversary episode at the same time.The feature-length installment of the sci-fi favourite is set to be shown on the Bbc...

Doctor Who Fans Petition To Turn Empire State Building Blue

Doctor Who fans have launched a petition online to have the Empire State Building in New York lit up Tardis blue to mark the 50th anniversary of the cult sci-fi show on 23 November (13).The...

Rupert Everett Missed Out On Doctor Who Role

British actor Rupert Everett was turned down for the coveted role of Doctor Who.Producers of the cult sci-fi show recently unveiled The Thick of It star Peter Capaldi as the new doctor after months of...

Matt Smith Keen To See What Doctor Who Bosses Will Do With His New Hairstyle

Departing Doctor Who star Matt Smith is intrigued to find out how the sci-fi series' creator Steven Moffat will deal with his missing hair.The British actor recently shaved off his famous Tv hairstyle and now...

Bill Nighy Turned Down Doctor Who Role - But When?

Bill Nighy turned down the role of Doctor Who. The actor, in an interview with the Daily Express, revealed he had been offered the part but would not say when. He said he wouldn't reveal...

Years Of Hard Work Have Led To This, Peter Capaldi On Life Before 'Doctor Who'

Look at us, Peter Capaldi hasn’t filmed a single scene as Doctor Who and we’re already talking about his ‘life before Doctor Who’. In Capaldi’s case, though, the examination of circumstance prior to his recent...

Steven Moffat: 'Fans Didn't Want A Female Doctor Who'

Doctor Who writer Steven Moffat has justified his decision not to cast a woman in the Tv show's lead role, insisting female fans in particular did not want the Time Lord to change gender.Bosses behind...

Peter Capaldi Cast As The Next Doctor Who

Peter Capaldi was revealed on Sunday as the new Doctor Who. The Scottish born actor is best known for his roles in The Thick of It in which he starred as spin doctor Malcolm Tucker.Peter...

New Dr. Who Named

It's not often -- if ever -- that a half-hour television show is produced to announce the casting of a series star. But such was the case Sunday when the BBC produced a special (simulcast...

Get To Know Your New Doctor Who, Peter Capaldi

Peter Capaldi was revealed as the new Doctor Who last night – the 12th Doctor to step inside the Tardis and have a stab at saving the globe. It’s an interesting choice considering his age...

Peter Capaldi Lied To His Family Over Doctor Who Role

Scottish actor Peter Capaldi was flooded with relief when he was finally announced as the new Doctor Who on Sunday (04Aug13) as he hated lying to his family about the role.The World War Z star...

Peter Capaldi Revealed As The Next Time Lord

Peter Capaldi was revealed as the twelfth incarnation of Doctor Who on Sunday 4th in a special live BBC broadcast.Peter Capaldi at the 2013 BAFTA's held at the Royal Festival Hall, London. The show, broadcast...

Peter Capaldi Could Have Been Eleventh Doctor Who

Steven Moffat considered casting Peter Capaldi as the Eleventh Doctor Who. While Peter, 55, was revealed as the Twelfth Doctor during a BBC One special 'Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor' on Sunday (04.08.13), executive...

Peter Capaldi Announced As New Doctor Who

Scottish actor Peter Capaldi has been named the new Doctor Who.The World War Z star was announced as the latest timelord during a Tv special in England on Sunday (04Aug13).He'll take over from the current...

A 'Who’S Who' For Who Will Be The Next 'Doctor Who' – Peter Capaldi?

So, months of fervent rumour mill-turning, rumours that he might finally be a woman and even a fleeting moment where we thought Matt Smith might actually carry on, and here we are: the identity of...

12th 'Doctor Who' Actor To Be Revealed On Live Sunday Special

The next Doctor Who will be announced on a special half hour episode on Sunday 4th August. Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor, presented by Zoe Ball and broadcast on BBC1, will reveal who will...

Doctor Who Birthday To Be Screened Globally

A special 50th anniversary episode of cult sci-fi Tv show Doctor Who will be screened simultaneously around the world to avoid spoiling the plot for fans.The Time Lord first appeared on the small screen in...

Smith On Dr. Who Exit: "What Am I Doing? Don’T Leave!"

It would appear as though Matt Smith is getting cold feet about leaving his role as Dr. Who. The British star, 30, was speaking at the TCA "Doctor Who" panel when he admitted to feeling...

The Daleks Are Back - Matt Smith Faces Penultimate Battle Against Old Foe

Doctor Who’s perennial nemesis, The Daleks, are set to haunt him once more in the 50th anniversary show, which will air on November 23rd. It will be Matt Smith’s penultimate appearance as the Dr, as...

Matt Smith's Last Comic-con As Doctor Who

Doctor Who fans bade Matt Smith farewell at the San Diego Comic-Con this weekend. This reincarnation of The Doctor announced in June he would be leaving the show. He will continue in the role until...

Karen Gillan Shows Off Shaved Head At Comic-con

Former Doctor Who star Karen Gillan shocked fans at Comic-Con on Saturday (20Jul13) by showing off her shaved head.The British actress has chopped off her long, red locks for a villainous role in new movie...

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