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Doctor Who 50th Anniversary Special: The Read Through

The Doctor Who Team

The read through for the Doctor Who 50th anniversary special took place earlier this evening, Monday, 1 April.

Current Doctor Matt Smith was joined by David Tennant and many more familiar faces including Jenna-Louise Coleman (Clara) and Doctor Who’s head writer and executive producer, Steven Moffat.

Over the weekend we confirmed that David Tennant and Billie Piper would both be returning to the show for the eagerly anticipated 50th anniversary special. We also revealed that screen legend John Hurt would also feature in the adventure.

The episode’s production continues all this week and we’ll be bringing you more news very soon…


In other exciting casting news, we confirmed that Jemma Redgrave would be returning to Doctor Who for the special and announced that an old enemy would be back…

We were also there to cover the filming of the 50th anniversary special and you can see reports from the Tower of London  and Trafalgar Square. We’ll be bringing you more news about the special soon but in the meantime you can watch Strax’s field report in which he discusses the Doctor’s greatest secret…

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