BBC America is cranking event programming up a notch, as the network plans a global simulcast of “Doctor Who’s” 50th anniversary special for next month. On November 23 (in the U.S.), BBC will…
Hulu is bulking up its subscription biz for Anglophiles, in a multiyear pact with BBC Worldwide North America that will add 2,000 episodes to Hulu Plus. The 144 BBC titles covered under the deal will…
LONDON — Scottish thesp Peter Capaldi has been tapped to play Doctor Who in the long-running BBC sci-fi series of the same name. He is the 12th actor to play the role. Capaldi, who replaces Matt…
The new star of “Doctor Who” will be announced on live TV this Sunday, the BBC has confirmed. BBC America and BBC1 will broadcast the special announcement beginning at 7 p.m. London time (2 p.m…
The "Doctor Who" 50th anniversary panel was certainly not for the unindoctrinated.
“Doctor Who” and “Sherlock” actor Mark Gatiss has joined the cast for the upcoming season of HBO’s “Game of Thrones.” Gatiss joins Pedro Pascal as the newest member of the ever-growing cast. The…
A look back at past Time Lords, from William Hartnell to Matt Smith.
“Doctor Who” fans were saddened this weekend to learn that Matt Smith is departing the TARDIS for the last time, stepping down as the 11th Doctor in time for the character to “regenerate” just after…
It's a mystery almost worthy of the Time Lord himself – who will succeed Matt Smith as the new Doctor Who? Speculation in the U.K. is rampant that the Beeb will tap a woman to play the 12th…
Over the weekend, Matt Smith made the announcement that he will step down as the 11th Doctor on the long-running "Doctor Who."
The story of how "Doctor Who" made it to the smallscreen in the 1960s is to be the subject of a new TV drama starring "Harry Potter" thesp David Bradley as the very first Doctor.