BBC Confirms John Simm to return as The Master in Doctor Who

The BBC has today confirmed John Simm will return as The Master in Doctor Who. This follows a news story published by The Sun following the press launch event.
He will battle The Doctor (Peter Capaldi), new companion Bill Potts (Pearl Mackie) and Nardole (Matt Lucas) in the forthcoming series of Doctor Who.

John Simm says:

“I can confirm that it’s true, thanks to the power of time travel I’m back.  It’s always a pleasure to work with this great team of people and I can’t wait for you all to see what The Master gets up to in the next series.

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Interview: Shannon Murray (Class)

 Shannon Murray is an actress, writer and disability consultant.

She was most recently on our screen as April’s mum Jackie in BBC Doctor Who Spin-off ‘Class’. Previously she has appeared in shows including Casualty and Doctors.

She is well known as an advocate for disabled people in the media and has written and spoken in public about the subject in-depth.

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Doctor Who Series 10 (Episode 11/12) – On Set Photos & Videos

Spoiler Warning!!!! This post may contain spoilers for Doctor Who Season 10
Filming has begun on the final two episodes of Doctor Who series 10, in Cardiff.

During an evening shoot on 6th March 2017 – Pearl Mackie was seen filming for the upcoming series finale.


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Filming begins on final episodes of Doctor Who Season 10 – Cybermen return!

Filming has begun on the final two episodes of Doctor Who series 10, and the BBC has released this first look image revealing the return of a popular classic monster! Continue reading

Peter Capaldi announces he will stand down as Doctor Who at the end of the year!

Capaldi first stepped into the TARDIS in 2013, and will leave the iconic role in the 2017 Christmas special after three incredible series of the BBC’s global hit sci-fi drama.

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He made the announcement on Jo Whiley’s BBC Radio 2 show tonight; speaking about the upcoming series this Spring he exclusively revealed the next series of the world’s longest running sci-fi show will be his last.


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BBC CHILDREN IN NEED TO PREVIEW DOCTOR WHO CHRISTMAS SPECIAL

BBC Children in Need will play host to an exclusive clip from this year’s Doctor Who Christmas special on the charity’s annual Appeal night, Friday 18th November. image002The sneak peek will see the Doctor, played by Peter Capaldi and Nardole, played by Matt Lucas, team up with an investigative reporter played by Charity Wakefield and a masked vigilante played by Justin Chatwin to defend New York from a terrifying alien invasion before the full episode, ‘The Return of Doctor Mysterio, airs at Christmas. Continue reading

Release date/details announced for ‘Class’ (Doctor Who spin-off)

The wait is over! Today BBC Three confirmed the new Young-Adult drama, Class, written by Patrick Ness, will drop its first two episodes ‘For Tonight We Might Die‘ and ‘The Coach with the Dragon Tattoo‘ on BBC Three on Saturday 22 October.

Coal Hill acts like a beacon across all of space and time to any being who might want to use it for mischief….you’ll have to be on your guard.


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BBC Three officially announce cast for CLASS

WARNING: Embargoed for publication until 12:00:00 on 04/04/2016 - Programme Name: Class - TX: 04/04/2016 - Episode: Class - casting announcement (No. n/a) - Picture Shows: **STRICTLY EMBARGOED UNTIL 12 NOON ON MONDAY 4TH APRIL** Vivian Oparah, Sophie Hopkins, Greg Austin, Fady Elsayed - (C) BBC - Photographer: Ray BurmistonTime has looked at your faces now.  And time never forgets…
What if your planet was massacred and you were the sole survivor?
What if a legendary figure out of space and time found you a place to hide?
But what if the things that want to kill you have tracked you down?
And worst of all, what if you haven’t studied for your A-Levels…?

 


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Interview with Doctor Who Guest Star Maisie Williams

Brought to you in association with BBC Cymru Press Office

Episode 5 – The Girl Who Died
Air Date:
Saturday 17 October, BBC One
Writers: Jamie Mathieson and Steven Moffat
Director: Ed Bazalgette
Producer: Derek Ritchie
Plot Synopsis: The Doctor and Clara must train a useless band of Vikings to defend themselves against the galaxy’s most deadly army. Their death is assured. So why is the Doctor preoccupied with the fate of a single Viking girl?

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BBC Three announces Doctor Who Spin Off

BBC Three today announces Class – a new 8 x 45 minute Doctor Who Spin off from the acclaimed ‘young adult’ author Patrick Ness.

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‘Class’ is a young adult series set in contemporary London. Incredible dangers are breaking through the walls of time and space, and with darkness coming, London is unprotected.
With all the action, heart and adrenalin of the best young adult fiction (Buffy, Hunger Games), this is Coal Hill School and Doctor Who like you’ve never seen it before. Continue reading