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Doctor Who Classics

As well as producing the forthcoming original Doctor Who comic starring the Tenth Doctor, IDW Publishing is also providing North American fans with freshly coloured prints of the old Doctor Who Weekly comic strip starring the Fourth Doctor. First printed in 1979, these adventures are set between seasons 17 and 18 and are produced by…

Has the Companion Search Begun?

Reports suggest that two actresses already involved in Series 4 have been shortlisted as potential future Doctor Who companions – and one of them is Georgia Moffet, daughter of Fifth Doctor Peter Davison. The other is Felicity Jones, who has been cast in what is commonly termed “The Agatha Christie Episode”, and she is best…

Doctor Who Adventures 46

It’s a New Year and there’s new adventures for the Doctor… thanks to BBC Magazines In the very first Doctor Who Adventures of 2008 (on sale 3 January 2008), we review our favourite bits of the Christmas special Voyage of the Damned. With its highest ratings since Doctor Who returned in 2005, Voyage of the…

VOTD Commentary Hints!

Thanks to EyeofHorus.org.uk, we’ve learned that the online commentary of Voyage of the Damned (available via the “Red Button” or from the BBC’s Official Doctor Who site) contains several hints about the contents of Series 4…. Recorded on 12 December 2007, outgoing producer Phil Collinson confirms that he will resign at the close of Series…

Billie’s Bovvered

Former Doctor Who co-star Billie Piper has expressed some concern about her return to Doctor Who late in Series 4, according to reports. The newlywed actress is set to return for at least one episode – alongside Freema Agyeman and Catherine Tate – and very likely the series finale. Piper married actor Laurence Fox yesterday…

It’s a Spaceship, Dear

You may not have heard, but Voyage of the Damned received another unusual criticism before broadcast, this time from an over-sensitive survivor of Titanic. When I say “survivor” I don’t mean some deranged Leonardo DiCaprio fan. Oh no. I mean a survivor of the vessel that hit an iceberg in 1912. Millvina Dean, 95, has…

Roasting Reaction

While general reaction to Voyage of the Damned was wholly positive, there have been a few mutterings of discontent across the World Wide Web, reflected in the Times’ review of the Doctor Who Christmas Special Reviewer/columnist Tim Teeman really dishes the dirt on the latest installments of the Time Lord’s adventures, although one does wonder…

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