Writer Frank Cottrell-Boyce returns to pen another below par attempt at a Doctor Who episode. Cottrell-Boyce's most recent other creation in Doctor Who was In the Forest of the Night during Series 8, which was quickly regarded as one of the worst episodes ever made. However I tried to keep my pessimism at an all-time … Continue reading Doctor Who: Smile fails to impress
After taking a year off in 2016, Doctor Who has returned to our screens and is ready to blow our minds wide open. The Pilot is a fun reboot style episode that isn't a reboot, with a snazzy title that nods to this fact, while also referencing the actual episode. That makes sense once you've … Continue reading Doctor Who makes a ‘splash’ as Series 10 kicks off
BBC have revealed that the original Cybermen are returning for Doctor Who's tenth series. Officially revealing the return of the original Mondasian Cybermen earlier this week caused excitement on Twitter and Facebook as fans got their first glimpse of the enemies in action. The modern day return of the robots marks over 50 years since their … Continue reading Original Cyberman return to Doctor Who for Series 10 Finale
The BBC are set to invest £8.5 Million into Wales and its television production in the next year. The network will invest the money into producing more English language programmes created by the Welsh division of the company. It will be a 50% increase and it will go towards creating new drama and entertainment. Speaking … Continue reading BBC to invest £8.5 Million into Wales Television
Torchwood: outside the government, beyond the police. Fighting for the future on behalf of the human race. The 21st century is when everything changes, and Torchwood is ready. Back in 2006, following the revival of Doctor Who the previous year, BBC announced that they had commissioned a brand new spin-off, featuring popular companion Captain Jack … Continue reading Why Torchwood needs a television return this year
On the 30th January 2017, Peter Capaldi announced that Series 10 of Doctor Who will be his last. He will depart alongside show runner Steven Moffat in the Christmas special. Of course this now means that any mention of Doctor Who in 2017 comes along with the 'Next Doctor' baggage. Let us imagine this baggage … Continue reading Should the 13th Doctor be a woman?
The UK have selected their song for the upcoming Eurovision Song Contest in Ukraine. Six acts performed during the national selection show on BBC Two on Friday 27th January, all with the same hope - to represent the United Kingdom at Eurovision 2017. Following a public vote and an official jury vote the results were revealed, … Continue reading United Kingdom prepares to Celebrate Diversity at Eurovision 2017