Published on March 20th, 2010 | by Christian Cawley
Season 31 Writers & Directors
The Eleventh Hour kicks off season 31 of Doctor Who, and sees the first of the brand new directors Adam Smith bringing to life Steven Moffat’s script. Episode two, The Beast Below meanwhile sees Andrew Gunn tackling a script by the Moff, before continuing into Victory of the Daleks, by Mark Gatiss.
The Time of Angels and The Flesh of Stone sees the return of The Weeping Angels with Adam Smith again directing a Steven Moffat script, while Vampires in Venice is directed by Johnny Campbell and written by Toby Whithouse.
Episode 7 and onwards remain untitled, with Simon Nye’s script directed by Catherine Morshead, Chris Chibnall providing a two part adventure to be interpreted by Ashley Way and Johnny Campell directing Richard Curtis’ episode 10. Catherine Morshead directs Gareth Roberts’ third Doctor Who episode (following The Shakespeare Code, The Unicorn and the Wasp and Planet of the Dead) while the series concludes with Steven Moffat’s two parter directed by Toby Haynes.
So that list in full:
Steven Moffat (ep 1, 2, 4, 5, 12, 13)
Mark Gatiss (ep 3)
Toby Whithouse (ep 6)
Simon Nye (ep 7)
Chris Chibnall (ep 8, 9)
Richard Curtis (ep 10)
Gareth Roberts (ep 11)
Adam Smith (ep 1, 4, 5)
Andrew Gunn (ep 2, 3)
Jonny Campbell (ep 6, 10)
Catherine Morshead (ep 7, 11) Ashley Way (ep 8, 9)
Toby Haynes (ep 12, 13)