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Sequel to Peter Davison’s The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot underway

A sequel to Peter Davison’s “Doctor Who” 50th-anniversary special The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot is being produced, it has been revealed.

DVD release announced for The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot

Peter Davison’s altenative “Doctor Who” 50th-anniversary special is to be released on DVD, Colin Baker revealed at the weekend.

Benidorm: Philip Olivier joins cast

Philip Olivier joins the cast of the award-winning ITV comedy-drama series “Benidorm” this week, as the Solana’s sexy new barman.

BBC releases 'Five(ish) Doctors Reboot' for Doctor Who 50th

The BBC has released a third special drama to coincide with the sci-fi show's 50th-anniversary celebrations this weekend.

@dayoftheFishDr intrigues Doctor Who fans ahead of 50th

With the Doctor Who 50th anniversary just a few days away, fans of the BBC sci-fi series are becoming more and more intrigued by a Twitter account that popped up late last week.

Watch moves onto Sylvester McCoy, Paul McGann ‘Doctor Who’ 50th

Having already covered the first six Doctors, UKTV Watch continues its “Doctor Who” 50th-anniversary celebrations by looking at the eras of Seventh and Eighth Doctors, as played by Sylvester McCoy and Paul McGann, respectively.

Kate O’Mara ready to return to Doctor Who

The British actor, Kate O’Mara, has indicated her desire to return to “Doctor Who”, in the role that she created almost 30 years ago.

Doctor Who actors protest at 50th-anniversary exclusion

Three of the actors to have played the character of the Doctor have protested at not being asked by the BBC to take part in the “Doctor Who” 50th-anniversary special.

At least four Doctors for Doctor Who 50th-anniversary special

Contrary to previous claims, at least one “Classic-era” Doctor will join Matt Smith, David Tennant and John Hurt in Steven Moffat’s 50th-anniversary special, it has been claimed.

BAFTA honours Doctor Who’s 50 years of achievement

Doctor Who is to be celebrated at tonight’s BAFTA awards ceremony in London, marking the half-century of the BBC’s iconic science-fiction drama series.

Doctor Who actors not involved in 50th anniversary, says McCoy

Sylvester McCoy – the actor who portrayed the Seventh Doctor in the popular BBC science-fiction drama series – has stated that none of the actors who played the Doctors before 2005 have been approached to take part in its 50th anniversary.

Christopher Eccleston turns down a return to Doctor Who

Christopher Eccleston has turned down the opportunity to return the role of the Ninth Doctor for the 50th anniversary of the BBC’s flagship science-fiction drama series.

Pointless Doctor Who launch, new minisode airs

Exactly one week before the start of the new series of Doctor Who, fans will be treated to a Pointless warm-up routine as a number of its stars gather to share their knowledge of arcane facts.

Tom Baker open to Doctor Who return

Tom Baker, the actor well known for playing the Fourth Doctor in the BBC's long-running science-fiction television series, has spoken of his willingness to consider a return to the series

Bill Nighy was offered Doctor Who role by BBC

Bill Nighy has confirmed that he was offered the lead role in the BBC’s long-running science-fiction drama series, Doctor Who.

Welsh actor Philip Madoc dies, age 77, Tom Baker leads tributes

Merthyr Tydfil - Philip Madoc, the Welsh-born actor famous for his roles as David Lloyd George, Detective Noel Bain and in several episodes of Doctor Who, died earlier this week, at the age of 77, after a short illness.

Dr Who returns to London’s BBC Television Centre after 22 years

London - For the first time in over two decades, an episode of Doctor Who has been filmed at BBC Television Centre, London, the corporation’s iconic headquarters.

Fans fear Matt Smith about to quit Doctor Who

Fans of Doctor Who are interpreting a new interview given by Matt Smith as an indication that he’s preparing to leave the series in the not-too-distant future.

Former Doctor Who Sylvester McCoy keen to return to the series

Sylvester McCoy has confirmed that he'd like to return to Doctor Who for the 50th anniversary of the BBC's science-fiction television drama.

Billy Connolly turned into 'neeps and tatties' for his birthday

Glasgow - The Scottish comedian Billy Connolly, otherwise known as the Big Yin, has been turned into a big turnip by a London photographer-turned-foodscape artist.

Happy 908th Birthday, Doctor Who

Fans of the BBC’s the long-running science-fiction drama are today celebrating the television character’s 908th birthday – although he doesn’t look a day over 47 . . . er, 28!

Billy Connolly would play Doctor Who, considered for role in 1996

The Scottish comedian and actor Billy Connolly has said that he’d jump at the chance to play the lead in the BBC’s science-fiction drama series, Doctor Who, and confirmed that he was once considered for the part.

Joanna Lumley was set to be the first female Doctor Who

Doctor Who has always been cast as a man, but the show's creator wanted the character from the long-running BBC science-fiction drama series to regenerate into a woman.

Florence Welch for Doctor Who sing-along?

Florence Welch, of the BRIT Award-winning Florence and the Machine, could be joining Matt Smith in the time machine in the next series of Doctor Who.

Doctor Who and the Eurovision Song Contest

UK fans are pleased that Doctor Who isn’t being delayed by tonight’s BBC broadcast of the European Song Contest. However, US fans are having to wait a week, as their episode is put back.

Guinness World Record for Doctor Who Magazine

Guinness World Records has named Doctor Who Magazine the world’s “Longest Running Magazine Based on a Television Series”.

Doctor Who set for WonderCon sneak peek

Doctor Who fans in the USA who can’t wait for the premiere of the latest season of their favourite show can see it two weeks in advance at a convention in San Francisco.

BBC archive retrospective to feature the lives of a Time Lord

The BBC is soon to mount a retrospective Doctor Who archive release, showing how the Corporation has coped with the ten incarnations of the 900-odd-year-old Time Lord so far.

Doctor Who writers wove propaganda into scripts, claims actor

Former Doctor Who actor Sylvester McCoy has claimed that left-wing scriptwriters used to weave propaganda into the stories to try to undermine Margaret Thatcher’s Tory government.

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Doctor Who at 50: the Eleven Doctors
Doctor Who at 50: the Eleven Doctors
BBC / Doctor Who
Peter Davison  Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy chatting at the Doctor Who 50th Celebration
Peter Davison, Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy chatting at the Doctor Who 50th Celebration
The Five(ish) Doctors: Colin Baker  Sylvester McCoy and Peter Davison
The Five(ish) Doctors: Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy and Peter Davison
BBC / Doctor Who
Doctor Who: The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot (2013): (l to r) Colin Baker  Sylvester McCoy and Peter Dav...
Doctor Who: The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot (2013): (l to r) Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy and Peter Davison
Doctor Who protest: “No Classics? No 50th!”
Doctor Who protest: “No Classics? No 50th!”
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