Articles by Meredith Burdett

What happens when an eight year old kid watches the 1993 repeat run of Planet of the Daleks? He pretty much ends up here writing about the show that grabbed hold of him and never let go!


Syfy, What Are You Doing?

Sometimes, science fiction and fantasy shows are mistreated. The past is littered with casualties of war that have been scheduled badly or cancelled abruptly. Doctor Who in 1989, Firefly in 2002 and Angel in 2004 (which creator Joss Whedon astutely likened to “a healthy guy dropping dead of a heart attack”). It seems that the…

The Seventh Doctor at Dragon*Con!

If there’s one thing that America knows how to do well (there’s many but this one is worth highlighting) its comic conventions! This year Dragon*Con will be taking place in Atlanta, and it’s the “largest multi-media, popular culture convention focusing on science fiction and fantasy, gaming, comics, literature, art, music, and film in the universe!”…

Doctor Who Symphonic Spectacular!

Watch out Australia, the monsters are coming! The BBC has announced that they will be holding a very special, very one off event in the shape of a Doctor Who live show – the Doctor Who Symphonic Spectacular! The musical celebration, performed by the Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, will feature a whole host of live appearances…

On Yer Bike, Arthur!

It can sometimes be a hard life if you’re an actor. Just ask poor old Arthur Darvill aka Rory Williams/ Pond about an experience that he recently went through when filming scenes for the most recent episode of Doctor Who, Let’s Kill Hitler. By now, you’ll have all seen the episode (and if you haven’t…

The Doctor Recycles!

Of all the websites that you would expect to read an article on Doctor Who, it must be said that the Mother Nature Network page is not one of them! However, the cast and crew have come to the sites attention as they try their best to do their bit for planet Earth. It’s not…

What Will the Future Bring?

Tonight on both sides of the Atlantic, Doctor Who returns to our screens with six brand spanking new episodes guaranteed to make your eyeballs bleed through sheer joy! But, there are plenty of things that need to be answered in order for everyone to feel entirely pleased. Looking at website Holymoly.com, they have created a…

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