A study in blink (Sherlock/Doctor Who)

I consider the video as fun, but some might consider it something bad. It’s a fan made video that combines scenes from Sherlock and Doctor Who. It’s description from youtube contains the following text.

“The Weeping Angels have found their way to London, but The Doctor is trapped in time. It is down to Sherlock and John to save everyone, but the Angels already have the TARDIS.”

I’m amazed no one has thought of the name ‘A Study in Blink’ as a combination of ‘A Study in Pink’ and ‘Blink’ before, so I HAD to get in there. The Weeping Angels seemed a good match for Sherlock, what with them being psychopaths and him a borderline sociopath.

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William Shakespeare’s timeless comedy “Much Ado About Nothing”

As I wrote in the description of this website, its purpose is to provide information about the Doctor Who series, characters and actors. The next video has nothing to do with the series itself, but David Tennant (Doctor Who number 10) and Catherine Tate (Donna Noble) appear together on stage for the first time in William Shakespeare’s timeless comedy Much Ado About Nothing. From my personal point of view it’s interesting to see how two actors that performed so well on the screen are performing on the theater stage.

Two young lovers, Claudio and Hero, are to be married imminently but the devious scheming of a resentful Prince looks set to thwart the nuptials. Meanwhile, marriage seems inconceivable for reluctant lovers Beatrice and Benedick whose endless witty sparring threatens to keep them apart forever.

Directed by Josie Rourke, Artistic Director of the Donmar Warehouse, Much Ado About Nothing is one of Shakespeare’s great plays and reminds us all of the failings and triumphs of the human condition in our never ending search for perfect love.

Doctor Who: “50th Anniversary” – Ultimate Cinema Trailer (1963 Onwards)

As I understand, this trailer was created by one of the fans of the series. Anyway, it’s a great job!

Music: “The Fight Will Be Your Own” – Steve Jablonsky

“The Battle” – Steve Jablonsky

“Its Our Fight” – Steve Jablonsky

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How John Barrowman found out he was the Face of Boe

I think I will always remember the scene where captain Jack Harkness (John Barrowman) told the Doctor and Martha about the time he was modeling and he was called Face of Boe… I was laughing for minutes… I don’t know exactly how many, but they were enough to make the moment a great memory.

In the description of the video on youtube it is written that it is an unseen Doctor Who Confidential footage, and this was actually Torchwood Declassified but it belongs on Dr Who Confidential.

Doctor Who: “The First Question” – 50th Anniversary Trailer

The 50th anniversary is a big subject and I want to treat is in its section, but it’s going to happen this year and it’s going to celebrate 50 years since the first episode of Doctor Who.

Meanwhile, just watch the trailer. 😀 Until now the Doctor Who have been magnificent, great, wonderful… but nothing is comparing to what’s coming.

Let me remind you about the first question and how the Doctor found out about it:

Doctor: “Who wants me dead?”
Teselecta: “€œThe Silence”
Doctor: “What is the Silence? Why is it called that? What does it mean?”
Teselecta: “The Silence is not a species; it is a religious order or movement. Their core belief is that silence will fall when the question is asked.”
Doctor: “What question?”
Teselecta: “The first question; the oldest question in the universe. Hidden in plain sight.”
Doctor: “Yes, but what is the question?”
Teselecta: “Unknown”

In the season 6 final he was told the question:

DORIUM: “On the fields of Trenzalore, at the fall of the Eleventh, when no living creature may speak falsely or fail to give answer, a question will be asked. A question that must never, ever be answered.”
THE DOCTOR: “Silence will fall when the question is asked”
DORIUM: “Silence must fall would be a better translation. The Silence are determined that the question must never be answered. The Doctor must never reach Trenzalore.”
THE DOCTOR: “I don’t understand? What’s it got to do with me?”
DORIUM: “The first question. The oldest question in the universe, hidden in plain sight. Would you like to know what it is?â”
DORIUM: “Are you sure?”

Well… Dorium told him. But, in order to find out about the question just watch the show. 😀

Karen Gillan about leaving Doctor Who at The Graham Norton Show, BBC America

Just few nights ago Karen Gillan spoke about her confirmed departure from Doctor Who, the longest-running and highest-rated sci-fi series in history, during her interview on The Graham Norton Show (BBC America).

Some time during the season 7 of Doctor Who will stop being the Doctor’s companion, but she will return to the show in the future.

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John Barrowman singing the Doctor Who theme song

We’ve all watched John Barrowman playing the role of Captain Jack Harkness in Doctor Who series and Torchwood series… but it’s the first time I am hearing him singing and singing Doctor Who theme song. I don’t know the occasion, but it’s fun. 😀

Doctor Who Christmas 2011 Questions and Answers with Matt Smith and Steven Moffat

It’s an one year old video, but I found it interesting to watch. You are welcome to watch it too if you haven’t done it already.


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Holly Earl and Maurice Cole discuss the Christmas Special of Doctor Who, BBC One

Two of the Christmas Special’s stars, Holly Earl and Maurice Cole, share the secrets of The Doctor, The Widow and The Wardrobe. I’ve watch the show and it’s a great one.

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Karen Gillan on Graham Norton Radio 2 (29 Oct 2011)

It’s official now (from some time now) that Amy and Rory will leave Doctor Who series during the next season (season 7). Karen Gillan appeared on October 29th 2011 on Graham Norton’s Radio 2 show and she talked about that. During the interview she said that she will welcome the next Doctor Who companion with open arms when her time is up on the show.

She also said: “I know the time is going to come when Rory and Amy have to leave. It’s inevitable and that will make me really, really sad. But that’s the nature of the show and what’s so good about it. What keeps it exciting is the fact that it’s reinvented all the time with new people. I think that’s a really great part of the show, so I will welcome the new companion with open arms.”

It seems she will return to the show sometime in the future, but it not know (to the public, at least) when. I can only hope it’s as soon as possible. 😀