Articles by Philip Bates

When he’s not watching television, reading books ‘n’ Marvel comics, listening to The Killers, and obsessing over script ideas, Philip Bates pretends to be a freelance writer. He enjoys collecting everything.


Doctor's Costumes
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Dress Like the Doctor (and Co.)

Anglophenia has a few handy hints for those Doctor Who cosplayers attending the upcoming events like this week’s London Comic Con. The list includes all eleven Doctors, and a few items crop up a couple of times; bow ties, anyone? I particularly like their Second Doctor hair suggestion: This is easy. A Beatle-wig will do…

Matt Cemented
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A-Z of Matt’s Experience Visit: Part 1

Matt Smith visited Cardiff’s Doctor Who Experience for the first time earlier this month, unveiling new Series 7 exhibits, chatting to the press, and just generally being a nice guy. He also said this: The great thing about the Doctor is that, if you can imagine the alphabet, as a character, in the space of…

Doctor Dancing
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Doctor Dancing!

Some recent photos from the set of Doctor Who reveal that Matt Smith’s dancing ability extends beyond the ‘Drunk Giraffe’ glimpsed in The Big Bang. In between takes, Matt danced about and made faces at the crew, as he filmed throughout the day. The scenes revolved around the TARDIS, parked in a household garden, with…

Hands in pocket
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Matt Smith Exclusive Interview

This is Whovian Heaven! I’m on the second floor of Cardiff’s Doctor Who Experience, which houses the Silence in their time ship, companions’ costumes and the new Series 7 exhibits, including a Weeping Angel (making their Experience debut), a pterodactyl and Oswin’s red dress from Asylum. Just around the corner, there’s an evolution of the…

Matt with Robot
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Matt Smith Experiences Series 7 Exhibits!

Matt Smith made his first official visit to Cardiff’s Doctor Who Experience today, and unveiled new exhibits. The items come from Series 7, including the dress worn by Riann Steele (Queen Nefertiti); Oswin the chained-up Dalek; three cherubs; a sneaky pterodactyl; and the dress worn by Jenna-Louise Coleman’s Oswin Oswald (described today as “infamous”!). Matt…

Asylum
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The Doctor Goes Digital

Doctor Who: Series 7 – Part 1 will be one of the first BBC Worldwide DVDs and Blu-rays enabled with UltraViolet, allowing viewers to download a digital copy. The UV system was set up to track and prevent online piracy, as well as boosting sales, and was introduced to the UK last December. It will…

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