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Published on October 7th, 2011 | by Christian Cawley

Doctor Who Insider #7

In Doctor Who Insider issue seven…

“I did a lot of research that included going to various locations and hearing a lot of his tapes which have all his speeches on it so that I could get some of his cadences together.”

– Ian McNeice on playing Winston Churchill

CHURCHILL’S VICTORY
Following his return to Doctor Who as Winston Churchill in The Wedding of River Song, Ian McNeice reveals his delight at being part of the extended Doctor Who family.

ACE IN THE 80’S
Sophie Aldred shares her memories of playing groundbreaking companion Ace opposite
Seventh Doctor, Sylvester McCoy.

THE DOCTOR’S WHEELS
Whilst exiled on Earth in the 1970’s, the Doctor acquired two very different vehicles to transport him too and from his adventures – Bessie and the Whomobile. Insider investigates the real life story of both cars, revealing their origins and attempting to find out where they are now.

DORIUM’S DELIGHT
Simon Fisher‐Becker couldn’t be happier to be playing blue man, Dorium Maldovar. Insider finds out why.

I WAS… ADOLF HITLER
Albert Welling tells Insider what it was like to play the most hated man in history in Let’s Kill Hitler.

NEXUS POINT
Whilst on trial by his own people, the Time Lords, the Sixth Doctor is slightly surprised to discover that his prosecutor, the Valeyard, is in fact a future version of himself!

DATA FILE
We take a look at the life of the whimsical Second Doctor and his companions.

TIME SCOOP
Insider follows the Doctor and his companion Romana on their quest for the six segments of the Key to Time.

MERCHANDISE
Previews of the latest Doctor Who merchandise, including the special edition of The Talons of Weng‐Chiang on DVD. Authors Emma Beeby and Gordon Rennie tell Insider how they wrote Big Finish Productions’ new audio drama The Doomsday Quatrain, featuring the Seventh Doctor. And writer Naomi Alderman explains how she plays tricks with time in her new Doctor Who novel, Borrowed Time.

FAN ZONE
Insider presents a special report on this year’s Comic‐Con event in San Diego where Doctor Who was featured in a big way!

PLUS! The latest official news and a giant, double‐sided poster of the Eleventh Doctor with Winston Churchill and the Second Doctor.

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A long-term Doctor Who fan, Christian grew up watching the show and has early memories of the Graham Williams era. His favourite stories are Inferno, The Seeds of Doom and Human Nature (although The Empty Child, Blink and Utopia all come close). When he’s not bossing around the news team, Christian is a freelance writer specialising in mobile technology and domestic computing, and enjoys classic rock, cooking and spending time in the countryside with his wife and young children. You can find him on Twitter, Facebook and Google+.




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