Why Peter Davison is Wrong About a Female Doctor

Time Lord #5 has recently given an interview saying the Doctor should never be a woman, which is a bit confusing. Prior to Peter Capaldi being named the 12th Doctor, there was a huge, raging, nasty debate about whether or not 12 should mark a change in the 50-year run of white dudes playing the time- and… » 11/03/13 5:30pm 11/03/13 5:30pm

Oh, Canada: The CBC Wanted to Dub Over the 9th Doctor's Voice

Apparently Blogtor Who got an advanced copy of a documentary that looks at the "wilderness years" of Doctor Who. The program shows the span of time between Who's cancellation and the lead up to its 2005 re-launch and contains some interesting details about the early planning stages and the attempt to sell Who overseas. » 8/11/13 1:23pm 8/11/13 1:23pm

First Glimpse of the Smackdown between the Ninth Doctor and Thor

Videos from the set of Thor: The Dark World show off the very first glimpse of Christopher Eccleston as Malekith the Accursed, this movie's big bad. Apparently he's gearing up to fight Thor, and you can see Chris Hemsworth milling around in the third video below. In the second Thor film, the blonde-haired God has to… » 11/15/12 2:30pm 11/15/12 2:30pm

Which of Doctor Who's 11 Doctors is your boss?

You might think Doctor Who is a heroic, chaotic time-travel saga that's been going nearly 50 years — but it's actually a can't-fail key to understanding the modern workplace. That's because the show's hero has worn 11 very different bodies, with very different personalities. Those 11 Doctors, in turn, represent 11… » 6/14/12 1:33pm 6/14/12 1:33pm

BBC Challenging Studio Ghibli with its own Borrowers Adaptation

We're all waiting anxiously for Studio Ghibli's magical adaptation of Mary Norton's The Borrowers, which hits U.S. screens in February. But the BBC is going head-to-head with Ghibli with its own Borrowers adaptation... and it's the first television production from the fabulous Working Title Pictures. » 12/12/11 2:38pm 12/12/11 2:38pm

Old Doctor Too Grumpy For Madonna, Claims Barrowman

Is this the start of a Torchwood/Doctor Who rift? John Barrowman, whose Captain Jack has made a point of jumping between shows, has weirdly spoken out about Christopher Eccleston, the revamped Who's first Doctor, saying that he was too grumpy for his own good and comparing him to the more sociable current Doctor,… » 4/14/08 7:30am 4/14/08 7:30am