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Mark Gatiss's scrapped Doctor Who episode would've seen David Tennant battle Nazis and go "full Indiana Jones"

It was "on the verge of production" – but never got made ultimately.<p>Details of a scrapped <i>Doctor Who</i> episode during the David Tennant era have …

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12 Binge-Worthy Scottish TV Shows You Might Not Have Heard Of

Run out of things to watch? Don't worry, Peter Capaldi will save the day.<p>Posted on July 25, 2017, 15:53 GMT<p><i>Most of these shows are available on Netflix, 4OD, or Amazon, but a couple are on DVD. BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</i><p>BBC<p>If you liked <i>Juno</i>, you'll love this …

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Casting a female Doctor Who wasn't so bold – choosing another white male would have been really risky

The casting of Jodie Whittaker as the 13th Doctor has been celebrated by some and condemned by others as overly politically correct – but was the …

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Doctor Who: Peter Capaldi and Steven Moffat Say Goodbye to Twelve

The time has almost come to say goodbye to the Twelfth Doctor (Peter Capaldi), and while it's exciting to prepare for the arrival of the first female …

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Doctor Who's Christmas Special Trailer Is Awesome, But Raises One Big Question

The trailer for the <i>Doctor Who</i> Christmas special has arrived, and while it is awesome, it does raise one big question.

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Moffat Scoffs At Doctor Who Backlash, Responds To Peter Davison's 'Slam'

Jodie Whittaker as the Thirteenth Doctor<p>For years, a vocal faction of the <i>Doctor Who</i> fandom has begged showrunner Steven Moffat to give the world a …

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Michelle Gomez says Missy could return to Doctor Who one day

Hold on to your black straw hats, Whovians: Michelle Gomez might not be through with Doctor Who just yet.Although her character, rogue Time Lord …

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BBC Doctor Who "thank you" video charts the 12th Doctor's adventures in 3 minutes

From his first episode Deep Breath to the tear-inducing series 10 finale, Peter Capaldi has captivated Doctor Fans during his time in the Tardis. And …

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SDCC 2017: Peter Capaldi Names The Episode That Defined His Doctor

This year marks the last time that Peter Capaldi final appearance at San Diego Comic Con as the current Doctor. While his time in the TARDIS due to …

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A poacher's charter: why the BBC pay revelations don't paint the full picture

As I predicted, the media burst a blood vessel when under the terms of the new Royal Charter the BBC released the salaries of stars earning more than …

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Coming Distractions: Teaser for Peter Capaldi’s final Doctor Who special includes a few old friends

During <i>Doctor Who</i>‘s Comic-Con panel, departing showrunner Steven Moffat and soon-to-be-former star Peter Capaldi showed a quick teaser for this year’s Christmas special—which will be the final episode for both of them. The teaser doesn’t spoil a ton of things, but it does once again confirm that the …

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Steven Moffat Puts the Doctor Vs. Doctor Who Name Debate to Rest

Image: Kevin Winter / GettyIt has vexed fans for years that some people call the main character of <i>Doctor Who “</i>Doctor Who” instead of just “The …

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'Doctor Who' star Peter Capaldi makes final Comic-Con appearance before leaving role

SAN DIEGO — The 12th Doctor bid a fond farewell to Comic-Con Sunday.<p>The <i>Doctor Wh</i>o faithful gave Peter Capaldi a standing ovation and a rousing sendoff before he leaves the long-running British sci-fi show following the upcoming Christmas special.<p>"Time ran away form me. I don’t know how we got here …

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Even among Time Lords, a female Doctor Who is most perplexing

If you're still wrestling with the gender-bending decision by the BBC to recast the iconic role of <i>Doctor Who</i> with a woman, it might comfort you to …

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Third Doctor Returns in Collected Comic Adventures

Two Doctors for the price of one (via Titan Comics)<p>Titan Comics is picking up where the BBC left off in 1973, with its latest foray into classic</i> …

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Doctor Who Cosplay Show Hits A Few Bumps In The Time Vortex

<i>From Madeline Potts and Erin Wilhelm:</i><p>Much like years past, BBC America held a <i>Doctor Who</i> Cosplay Show at SDCC this year. However, this time, BBC …

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Roundtable Interview with Ace From ‘Doctor Who’: A History Of Feistiness And Peace

Interview brought to you by Bleeding Cool’s <b>Madeline Potts:</b><p>Longtime classic <i>Doctor Who</i> fans doubtless remember Ace, companion to Seventh Doctor</b> …

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Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi struggles to keep his cool as a traffic warden in new Paddington Bear movie

Doctor Who hero Peter Capaldi can “bearly” keep his legendary cool as a traffic warden in the new Paddington Bear movie.<p>The actor, who also starred …

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My quest for pain-free knees

For over 15 years I had gone faithfully to the gym to do Pilates with a personal trainer. I was fit enough to go on walking tours in Europe, or …

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Steven Moffat Addresses Doctor Who Casting Backlash by Saying It Doesn’t Exist

Today’s <i>Doctor Who</i> panel at San Diego Comic-Con was an hourlong love-in. Fans got the chance to say good-bye to parting members of the show — chief …

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Mark Gatiss perfectly summed up the differences between classic and modern Doctor Who

After more than half a century on air, it’s fair to say that Doctor Who has changed a fair bit, with fans often noting the differences between the …

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Why Can’t the Doctor Be More Like a Woman?

By changing its main character into a woman, the producers of Doctor Who have irrevocably altered the show and fans’ relationship to it.<p>The …

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Having a Moment: 'Doctor Who' and the new age of women in sci-fi

Little girls have long been told that they can grow up to be anything, a dream that reality has often proved otherwise. But sci-fi and fantasy films and television have been substantially bridging that gap in recent years.<p>With 2016’s comedy reboot “Ghostbusters,” we found out that women are more …

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Videos: Chris Chibnall's Doctor Who - 5 Things To Ditch & 5 Things It Must Do

This is a new video from WhatCulture that lists 5 things to ditch and five things Chris Chibnall's Doctor Who must do. It has finally happened: after …

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Ed Miliband has a typically sassy response for critics of the first female Dr Who

<b>Ed Miliband has got no time for people complaining that the new Dr Who is a woman.</b><p>New Time Lord Jodie Whittaker was subjected to heavy criticism from …

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'Doctor Who' companion Deborah Watling dies

British actress Deborah Watling has died, the BBC reports. Watling played Victoria Waterfield, companion to Patrick Troughton as the second doctor, on <i>Doctor Who</i>. She was 69 and suffered briefly from brain cancer.<p>Watling was born in 1948 and first appeared on screen in 1959 on <i>William Tell</i>. She was …

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If Young Boys Can't View A Female Time Lord As A Role Model, That's Society's Problem, Not Doctor Who's

In the week since Jodie Whittaker has been announced as the new lead in 'Doctor Who', I've seen a number of arguments floating around about why the role should never have been given to a woman.<p>They've all made me incensed, but I've tried not to get too much on my high horse about it, because left, …

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Dr Who's Matt Smith And Daisy Lowe, New Fappening Victims

Publication of pictures on an image-sharing site of Matt Smith and former girlfriend Daisy Lowe<p>Another day, another Fappening.<p>The latest victims of the ongoing nude photo leak scandal are British actor Matt Smith (best known for his role in the British young adult show Dr Who) and his former …

Classic Doctor Who Lost Episodes Coming to BritBox

Ardent fans of Classic <i>Doctor Who</i> will no doubt be familiar with the strategy of reconstructing lost episodes of the science fiction program by …

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Newly cast female Doctor Who will earn as just much as her male predecessor

Jodie Whittaker, who is taking over the title role in "Doctor Who," will earn as just much as Peter Capaldi did<p>In a sliver of actual good news, a top executive at the BBC has announced that incoming “Doctor Who” lead Jodie Whittaker will earn just as much as her most recent predecessor in the role, …

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