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Andrea Laford

Thirteenth Doctor book released in December ahead of Series 12 in 2020

To celebrate the return of Doctor Who in early 2020, BBC Books will publish a unique collection of name-dropping historical adventures inspired by Jodie Whittaker’s first series as the Doctor.   Doctor Who: Star Tales will be released on December 5, 2019. This could mean that Doctor Who Series 12 will premiere soon after the … >

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Doctor Who Series 12: Episode 2 features French Resistance heroine

We previously reported that Belgian actress Aurora Marion will guest star in Doctor Who Series 12.   A further look at Marion’s Instagram account reveals she will portray World War II wireless operator Noor Inayat Khan, posthumously awarded the George Cross for her service in the Special Operations Executive.   View this post on Instagram … >

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Doctor Who Series 12: Block 2 actress discovered

New Doctor Who Series 12 casting information was discovered and reported by @Ruther2 on Twitter. #DoctorWho Block 2 casting info https://t.co/m3Mmv3uIHS — Ruther (@Ruther2) June 18, 2019 If you follow the link in the tweet to actress Aurora Marion’s CV, it lists her as playing a “guest role” in an episode of Doctor Who directed … >

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Doctor Who Season 23 Blu-ray announced

Doctor Who Season 23, the next instalment in The Collection Blu-ray range featuring the sixth Doctor, will be available on September 23.   The season (The Trial of a Time Lord) includes the following stories from 1986: The Mysterious Planet Mindwarp Terror of the Vervoids The Ultimate Foe   A specially shot announcement trailer, written … >

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Doctor Who Series 11: nine submissions for Emmy Award nominations

Series 11 of Doctor Who was submitted for nomination consideration for the 71st Emmy Awards nine times in eight separate categories:   Best Drama Series   Best Drama Actress: Jodie Whittaker   Best Drama Supporting Actor: Tosin Cole and Bradley Walsh   Best Drama Supporting Actress: Mandip Gill   Best Writing (Drama): Rosa, Malorie Blackman … >

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Classic Doctor Who available free on Pluto TV

Classic Doctor Who, featuring the first through the seventh Doctor, is available for streaming on Pluto TV. Pluto TV is a 100 percent free streaming service and the channel, like the rest of the channels on Pluto TV, is ad-supported. Viewers can watch classic Doctor Who featuring William Hartnell, Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker, Peter … >

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Doctor Who missing adventure ‘The Faceless Ones’ to be animated in 2020

The Faceless Ones, the mostly-missing eighth serial from Season Four of Doctor Who, is the next story to have the missing episodes animated. With surviving audio and clips, animators have recreated the run which starred Patrick Troughton as the second Doctor, and portraying the companions, Michael Craze as Ben Jackson, Anneke Wills as Polly Wright … >

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