Jo Martin wins Screen Nation’s Female Performance in TV

Jo Martin has won Screen Nation’s award for Female Performance in TV for her work on Doctor Who, Holby City and Fleabag. Jo Martin thrilled Doctor Who fans with her dauntless performance as the Fugitive Doctor in the Series 12 episode Fugitive of the Judoon. The 2020 Screen Nation Awards, hosted by Raquel Appiah, streamed live on Sunday, … >

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Doctor Who Series 12: new set design and location information

In an interview with SFX magazine, production designer Dafydd Shurmer revealed new details about the set building and location filming on Doctor Who Series 12. Shurmer expanded on former production designer Arwel Wyn Jones’ TARDIS design. He moved the walls back and added stairs and a doorway to another room. A terrarium fogger for pet … >

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Doctor Who ‘The Timeless Children’: What is Tecteun’s connection to the Timeless Child?

The cast list for the tenth and final episode of Doctor Who Series 12, The Timeless Children contains a character named Tecteun, played by Seylan Baxter. Tecteun is rumoured to be the person who brings the Timeless Child to Gallifrey Another character introduced in the Timeless Children is Solpado, played by Kirsty Besterman. We haven’t … >

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Sophie Aldred, Vinay Patel and Simon Guerrier to celebrate 15 years of revived Doctor Who

To celebrate 15 years since the 2005 relaunch of Doctor Who, London Book & Screen Week will host a panel moderated by award-winning journalist and broadcaster Samira Ahmed with actress Sophie Aldred, screenwriter Vinay Patel and writer Simon Guerrier. Sophie Aldred, best known as the Seventh Doctor’s companion Ace, has been working as a professional … >

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Casting news indicates Episode 8 of Doctor Who will feature Mary Shelley

We previously reported that an actress who appeared in The Spanish Princess will appear in Episode 8 of Doctor Who Series 12. Nadia Parkes will play the role of Claire Clairmont, half sister of Mary Shelly and Lord Byron’s mistress. #DoctorWho casting info: Nadia Parkes plays Claire Clairmont in ep 8 pic.twitter.com/oc4QGTotuE — Ruther (@Ruther2) … >

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Ruth’s lighthouse has a real-life “TARDIS”

Sometimes art imitates life. The lighthouse used as Ruth’s “family home” in the Doctor Who Series 12 episode Fugitive of the Judoon, now operated as a bed and breakfast, is owned by Doctor Who fans and has a changing room in the form of a TARDIS. West Usk Lighthouse, sits at the mouth of the … >

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Doctor Who writer plans his own science fiction show

In his regular newsletter Patelogram, the writer of the Doctor Who episodes Demons of the Punjab and Fugitive of the Judoon, Vinay Patel announced his intentions to take a step back from writing for other shows and to begin writing his own science fiction show. “At the end of my work on [Doctor] Who this … >

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