Tagged BBC Worldwide

Restarting Torchwood Series 4

The SFX website has spoken to Russell T Davies recently regarding the new series of Torchwood, due to air in 2011, and how the series continues from Children of Earth. Russell doesn’t reveal all that much in terms of spoilers but commented on the new way that the series would be developed and made with…

No Clues on Torchwood Writers

As part of his mammoth spoiler free Torchwood Series 4 pre-production chat to SFX, Russell T Davies has been talking about how the show has developed since he moved out to the USA in summer 2009. Thanks to the success of Children of Earth, it seems that Russell was able to begin planning the new…

RTD on Writers’ Rooms

The writers room; a hodge-podge of college graduates, seasoned veterans and tired-eyed assistants who’ve clambered there way in the door after submitting spec script after spec script after spec script. In the USA, this system has produced some of the greatest (and some awful) television. In the UK, this system has produced My Family. Torchwood Over-fiend Russell T….

Did You Do Your Doctor Who Homework?

Now I’ve seen everything.  If you happen to be in Australia, right now would be an excellent time to enroll your child in some Doctor Who classes! Yes, you read that right – Doctor Who courses in a school.  The educational organization in question is the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), which trains Australian…

Timey Wimey Revenue

Doctor Who helped BBC Worldwide rake in a record £200 million in revenue last year. The show, along mega brands like blokey car-fest Top Gear, BBC Earth, the umbrella brand for the channels natural history output and guide book impresarios Lonely Planet, made a profit of £40 million for the BBC’s commercial arm. £147.3 million…

Painting a Perfect Paradigm

With the World Cup kicking it into touch and the hot weather sending everyone out for charcoal, Doctor Who has become the perfect paradigm of a ‘time shift’ program. The series has been kicked from pillar to post in the scheduling and has seen its ratings plummet as a response. However, thanks to Sky+, DVR…

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