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  1. How to Watch Doctor Who Extra: Listen

    Saturday 13 September 2014, 19:54

     The Doctor Who Team The Doctor Who Team

    Listen

    If you enjoy finding out more about Doctor Who and the people who make the show, Doctor Who Extra is essential viewing. This week’s episode goes behind the scenes with the cast and crew of Listen and we reveals how the idea for the episode came about and we discover what Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman thought of this unique adventure.

    Crammed with exclusive footage from the making of the show, Doctor Who Extra: Listen includes fascinating interviews with Peter Capaldi (the Doctor) Jenna Coleman (Clara), Samuel Anderson (Danny and Orson), writer and Executive Producer Steven Moffat and director Douglas Mckinnon. It’s your ten minute programme giving you access all areas to the thrills, chills and romance of series 8’s fantastic fourth episode!

    Doctor Who Extra: Listen is available on BBC iPlayer right now! 

    But if you can’t catch it online it’s available via Red Button during the times below.

    Saturday   10:55pm – 1:45am          

    Sunday      9am – 10:20am, 12pm – 1pm           

    Monday     7:25pm – 9pm          

    Tuesday       midnight – 6am, 7:55pm - midnight       

    Wednesday        8pm - midnight

    Thursday ...

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  2. Listen…

    Friday 12 September 2014, 09:36

     The Doctor Who Team The Doctor Who Team

    Taking a closer look at Listen…

    Watch Doctor Who on Saturday at 7.30pm and prepare to meet the last man standing in the universe, follow the start of a romance for Clara and find out what haunts the Doctor…

    Listen is written by Steven Moffat and is another chiller, so if you enjoyed his Tenth Doctor adventure, Blink, you’ll love Listen. The episode has some great moments of humour and several fast-paced action sequences and is directed by Douglas Mackinnon whose previous credits include The Power of Three and Cold War. Samuel Anderson returns as Danny, last seen during Into the Dalek and the Doctor asks the question, ‘What’s that in the mirror, and the corner of your eye? What’s the footstep following, but never passing by?’

    Listen: This Saturday on BBC One at 7.30pm. You can watch a trailer for it now or check out moments from the story in the episode gallery.
  3. Doctor Who: Listen

    Saturday 6 September 2014, 23:01

     The Doctor Who Team The Doctor Who Team

    Listen Image 1

    Listen is on BBC One this Saturday at 7.30pm!

    When ghosts of past and future crowd into their lives, the Doctor and Clara are thrown into an adventure that takes them to the very end of the universe. What happens when the Time Lord is alone… and what scares him?

    See the trailer for the episode now!

    Listen Image 2
  4. Doctor Who Extra: Robot of Sherwood

    Saturday 6 September 2014, 19:34

     The Doctor Who Team The Doctor Who Team

    Doctor Who Extra:

    Doctor Who Extra is the new series that gives you access all areas to the world of Doctor Who. Robot of Sherwood featured Ben Miller as the Sheriff with Tom Riley as the legendary Robin Hood as well as sword fights, archery, plenty of merriment with the Merry Men and the Doctor battling to foil an evil alien plot… So what was it like creating and shooting such an amazing episode? 

    Doctor Who Extra gives you a backstage pass to the making of Robot of Sherwood. There’s some exclusive footage from the filming plus great interviews with Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman, Ben Miller, Tom Riley...

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  5. Doctor Who Extra: Into the Dalek

    Saturday 30 August 2014, 19:20

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    Into the Dalek

    Doctor Who Extra is the brand new series that gives you access all areas to the world of Doctor Who. The latest episode gives you a backstage pass to the return of the Daleks and catches up with Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman as they welcome back the Doctor’s old foes!

    This week’s ten minute programme also features exclusive interviews with lead writer and Executive Producer, Steven Moffat and Nicholas Briggs who has provided the voices of the Daleks since their return in 2005. We also speak to Samuel Anderson (Danny Pink) about the romance between a certain two teachers at Coal Hill School…

    Doctor Who Extra: Into the Dalek is available on BBC iPlayer right now!

    But if you can’t catch it online it’s available via Red Button during the times below.

     

    Saturday 9.30pm-10.20pm

    Sunday 4.20pm-7.00pm

    Sunday 9.00pm-10.00pm

    Wednesday 4.00pm-7.25pm

    Thursday 9.00pm-6.00am (Friday morning)

    Friday 7.00pm-7.25pm

     

    Don’t forget you can still enjoy Doctor Who Extra: Deep Breath and, of course, the next episode of the series will be available immediately after Robot of Sherwood on Saturday, 06 September.

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  6. Doctor Who Extra: Available Now Online and On Red Button

    Saturday 23 August 2014, 20:31

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    Peter Capaldi as the Twelfth Doctor

    Doctor Who Extra is the brand new series that gives you access all areas to the world of Doctor Who. It follows Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman and the team from the earliest days of Deep Breath’s production as the Twelfth Doctor’s debut series was dramatically created throughout the end of 2013 and 2014.

    The first episode of Doctor Who Extra is available now on BBC iPlayer and features remarkable footage of Peter and Jenna at their first ever read through together, plus Peter’s thoughts on becoming the Doctor and saying that immortal line: “I’m the Doctor!” The 10 minute programme looks at the creation of Half-Face Man, the Time Lord’s latest costume and even takes a quick dip into the Doctor Who archive.

    But if you can’t catch it on BBC iPlayer it’s available via Red Button during the times below:

    Sunday, 24 August: 6:15pm-7pm

    Tuesday, 26 August: 5pm-8pm

    Wednesday, 27 August: 10am-4pm

    Thursday, 28 August: 5pm-9pm

    Friday, 29 August: 3:45pm-11pm, 2am-6am

    And of course, the next episode of Doctor Who Extra will be available immediately after Into the Dalek on Saturday, 30 August.

    We hope you enjoy it!

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  7. The TARDIS crash lands on London’s iconic Parliament Square ahead of the Doctor Who series launch

    Friday 22 August 2014, 11:27

     The Doctor Who Team The Doctor Who Team

    The TARDIS crash lands on London’s iconic Parliament Square

    In an explosive return to the UK from the world tour, the Doctor - Peter Capaldi - and his companion Clara Oswald, played by Jenna Coleman, made a surprise appearance this morning at the site of a specially constructed crash-landed TARDIS on London’s Parliament Square.

    Ahead of the eighth series returning to BBC One this weekend, the theme of the crashed time machine was in keeping with the feature-length opening episode, entitled Deep Breath, which sees the Doctor arrive in Victorian London to find a dinosaur rampant in the Thames and a spate of deadly spontaneous combustions.

    In front of the TARDIS and through the debris of dinosaur bones, the show’s transmission date can be seen emblazoned in the grass – Saturday 23rd August. Deep Breath airs at 7.50 PM.

     

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  8. BBC iPlayer launches exclusive Doctor Who Extra series

    Wednesday 20 August 2014, 10:11

     The Doctor Who Team The Doctor Who Team

    Peter Capaldi as the Twelfth Doctor

    The BBC has today announced Doctor Who Extra - a brand new series, exclusively on BBC iPlayer. Doctor Who Extra is much more than a ‘making of’ show as we follow Peter Capaldi every step of the way throughout the creation of his first season as the Doctor. Over the course of 12 programmes we trace the highs and lows of Doctor Who’s most ambitious run of episodes yet, getting the inside take on series 8 from the people who made it.

    The Doctor Who Extra team had unparalleled access to stars including Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman and Samuel Anderson (series regular Danny Pink) plus guests...

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  9. New Series: All the Episode Titles and More

    Monday 18 August 2014, 10:51

     The Doctor Who Team The Doctor Who Team

    Doctor Who We can officially confirm all the episode titles and writers for the new series of Doctor Who which begins on Saturday at 7.50pm on BBC One…

    Episode 1: Deep Breath.
    Written by Steven Moffat
    Directed by Ben Wheatley

    Episode 2: Into The Dalek
    Written by Phil Ford and Steven Moffat
    Directed by Ben Wheatley
    Introducing Samuel Anderson as Danny Pink.

    Episode 3: Robot Of Sherwood
    Written by Mark Gatiss
    Directed by Paul Murphy

    Episode 4: Listen
    Written by Steven Moffat
    Directed by Douglas Mackinnon

    Episode 5: Time Heist
    Written by Stephen Thompson and Steven Moffat
    Directed by Douglas Mackinnon

    Episode 6: The Caretaker
    Written by Gareth Roberts and Steven Moffat
    Directed by Paul Murphy

    Episode 7: Kill The Moon
    Written by Peter Harness
    Directed by Paul Wilmshurst

    Episode 8: Mummy On The Orient Express
    Written by Jamie Mathieson
    Directed by Paul Wilmshurst

    Episode 9: Flatline
    Written by Jamie Mathieson
    Directed by Douglas Mackinnon

    Episode 10: In The Forest Of The Night
    Written by Frank Cottrell Boyce
    Directed by Sheree Folkson

    Episode 11/12 Dark Water/Death In Heaven
    Written by Steven Moffat
    Directed by Rachel Talalay

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  10. Famous ‘First’ Lines... Updated with Answers!

    Friday 15 August 2014, 14:59

     The Doctor Who Team The Doctor Who Team

    The Name of the Doctor

    A new Doctor’s first adventure is always unique as the world finds out what kind of Time Lord will now be saving the universe. There have been many memorable moments where the new costume is revealed or a confused companion shares that awkward first conversation with the regenerated figure before them…

    So, how much can you remember about new Doctors’ debuts? Below you’ll find five quotes from new Doctors’ first full adventures… All you have to do is identify the Doctor and the episode! (We’ve now added the answers below, so no peeking before you’ve had a bash!)

    “Regeneration...

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