Doctor Who News

All the latest Doctor Who news collected from around the web. Our sources include Twitter, Facebook, Google Alerts and Doctor Who Magazine, press releases from the BBC, Big Finish, AudioGo and others, as well as our readers! If you have a news story, please let us know!

News is compiled and edited by Christian Cawley, with help from Philip Bates. Our news team consists of Christian, Philip, Andrew Reynolds and Meredith Burnett.

John Scott Martin 1926-2009

We’re sorry to report the passing of veteran Doctor Who guest actor and Dalek operator John Scott Martin, who sadly passed away on January 6th 2009. One of Doctor Who’s longest running returning artists, Martin first appeared on television in 1958 on the BBC Sunday-Night Theatre. Large and small appearances on both television and cinema…

From Hamlet to Who

As David Tennant finishes off his RSC stint and relaxes for a few days before being thrust headlong back into the crazy world of Doctor Who he’ll be taking a rarely-plotted course – switching from Hamlet to Doctor Who. However someone who has worked with him closely over the past few months reckons he could…

Veteran Actor Given CBE

Earl Cameron is a long-established name in British television, film and theatre, and has been performing in the public eye since as long ago as 1951 – and appeared in episodes 1 and 2 of 1966’s The Tenth Planet, the Doctor Who story that introduced the Cybermen… With this in mind, and his recent success…

Smith on Smith

Mickey Smith actor Noel Clarke has revealed his thoughts on new Doctor Matt Smith. The actor and writer – who is nominated for an Orange Rising Star award at the BAFTAs – "could not be happier" at the casting of the 11th Doctor. "I’m absolutely chuffed that Matt Smith is the Doctor. I don’t know…

Matt Smith: Half-Time Lord

Well it had to happen – the football-mad tabloids have got hold of Matt Smith’s record as a youth player for Leicester City, a great situation that was cruelly tarnished by injury. Describing Smith as a "footy whizzkid" The Mirror have spoken to some of his former coaches. Mick Raynor, ran Nottingham Forest’s youth scheme,…

Matt Smith – Local Hero

Blimey this 11th Doctor business is certainly keeping the papers happy, not to mention the local politicians. Despite the face that Matt Smith is yet to shoot a scene and the Cloister Bell hasn’t even started ringing on the Tenth Doctor’s life, the 26 year old is to receive civic honours at the next meeting…

If Sarah Jane can do it…

Frazer Hines has been off our TV screens for around 13 years – but he fancies that a return to Doctor Who is his way back… Speaking to DWM, Hines – who played Jamie McCrimmon, companion to Patrick Troughton’s Second Doctor from 1966-1969 – revealed that he would love to return to the show.  As…

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