Adrian Lester on Doctor Who Role (Radio 2)

Adrian Lester talked about the possibility of Doctor Who role in an interview for Radio 2.

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Doctor Who: The Eternity Clock game retail release

The released date is still unknown, but the new Doctor Who game named The Eternity Clock will be have a limited retail release on PS3. You can pre-order it on Amazon for £ 17.99, but the game will be be digitally released on the PlayStation Store.

The PlayStation exclusive was originally set for March, but later it was delayed until sometime in April.

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Virgin Media suspends Doctor Who ad

As announced on The Drum.co.uk, Virgin Media has suspended one of its ads featuring David Tennant, former Doctor Who star, following a complaint by the BBC. A changed version of the ad is being produced.

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John Barrowman – The Doctor and I

 John Barrowman sings “the Doctor and I” from the original Wicked musical with an audience member at C2E2 Chicago 2012

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Doctor Who filming, series 7, Tudor City shoot in New York City

 The cast of Doctor Who shooting in Tudor City in New York City during the night, on April 12, 2012.

Arthur Darvill doing his act.

 Matt Smith and Karen Gillan dramatically exiting a car and running across the street at the Doctor Who Tudor City NYC

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Doctor Who: Jenna Louise-Coleman on sci-fi, secrecy and Steven Moffat

As you already know, Jenna-Louise Coleman is going to replace Karen Gillan as new Doctor Who companion. The next quote is the first part from the interview taken by Radio Times in late March 2012 about the role, the audition and the secrecy she had to keep for some time.

Jenna-Louise Coleman’s audition for the part of the new companion in Doctor Who to replace Karen Gillan’s Amy Pond was shrouded in such secrecy that the show had a codename: Men on Waves.

“I wasn’t allowed to say it was Doctor Who at any point – not talking to my agent, not when I arrived at the audition, and I certainly couldn’t tell anyone at all what I was up to next,” the 25-year-old actress says, admitting that she was surprised at how good a fibber she became.

“When she was auditioning, Karen Gillan had been given a codename – Panic Moon, which is an anagram of Companion – so I worked out that Men on Waves is an anagram of Woman Seven, because this is the seventh series. Weirdly, seven is my lucky number and this is my seventh job.”

The full interview can be found here.

Chameleon Circuit – The Doctor is dying

It is returning through the dark
Doctor, you have met your mark
Your song is ending, sir; don’t cry
When you hear him knock four times

You’re going to regenerate
Some new man saunters away
No time for games, tonight we fight
For the fate of all mankind

I could do so much more

The Time Lords returning
The earth will be burning
The last white point star is
A trap for the master
The doctor is dying
The doctor is dying
The doctor is dying
The doctor is dying

I don’t want to go
I don’t want to go

Wilfred will be by your side
You will always save his life
Hold on now, not long to wait
Till they bring back Gallifrey

I’ll sing you to your sleep

The Time Lords returning
The earth will be burning
The last white point star is
A trap for the master
The doctor is dying
The doctor is dying
The doctor is dying
The doctor is dying

I don’t want to go
I don’t want to go

Just one more thing before you fall
You’ll be getting your reward
Back in time for those you know
Martha, Donna, Jack, and Rose

The Time Lords returning
The earth will be burning
The last white point star is
A trap for the master (x2)
The doctor is dying
The doctor is dying
The doctor is dying
The doctor is dying

I don’t want to go
I don’t want to go

Karen Gillan’s Video Diary From Series 5

Day 1 - A backstage look from Karen Gillan of her time on Doctor Who

Day 2 - More backstage from Karen Gillan

Day 3 - Sandwich time on the set with Karen Gillan and Matt Smith

Day 4 - She’s going under as she films a scene for The hungry Earth where she has to be pulled into the Earth

Day 5 - Hanging around in the set of Doctor Who with Karen Gillan

BBC is searching for all the Daleks known to man

As posted on Metro.co.uk, doctor Who producers have issued a worldwide appeal to borrow back Daleks that have been sold off for the series 7 of Doctor Who.

They require some of the ‘real’ aliens for Season 7, rather than use CGI versions of the metal-encased antagonists.

Executive producer Caroline Skinner explained: ‘We’re collecting every Dalek known to man. It’s going to be great.’

Caroline took to her twitter account to confirm one of the Daleks has already been successfully recruited – Russell T Dalek, which is owned by former Doctor Who screenwriter Russell T. Davies.

She added: ‘Russell T Davies’ Dalek has arrived on set – I’m talking her through her part! (sic)’

Behind the scenes with David Tennant and Richard Branson in Virgin Media commercial

A few days ago a series of Virgin Media commercials were uploaded on Youtube. BBC asked one of them to be removed because it involved time travel and was remembering people about Doctor Who (a BBC trademark) even if David Tennant was playing himself.

For now the video of that specific commercial was made private, but I’ve found this behind the scene video with David Tennant and Richard Branson.

David Tennant visits Pompeii

I suppose David Tennant visited Pompeii, Italy, while preparing for (or, somehow, in relation with) the episode ‘The fires of Pompeii’. The video is a part of Doctor Who Confidential and you can find something interesting about volcano and history.

Exclusive First Look: A stormy nights sky – Doctor Who: The Daemons

I’ve never watch (at least until now) the classic Doctor Who series, but this video from youtube had my attention.

Boasting some impressive location filming, the village of Aldbourne was the perfect setting of The Daemons. As the crew reveals however, attempting a stormy night scene can be quite problematic on a calm night. Journey behind the scenes to find out how the crew managed to ratchet up the atmosphere.

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Doctor Who filming – Series 7, episode 5, scene 5

 On the set of Series 7 of Doctor Who, in Cardiff. This is part of scene 5 of episode 5, which features the Weeping Angels. The episode is period, set in the 1940’s. A mysterious character, male, 30’s, in a pea-coat and fedora had already cautiously entered the building, followed by an equally cautious Rory. The Doctor and Amy are in a bigger rush!!

In this second recording Amy and the Doctor are running past two weeping angels into the Department of Physics at Cardiff University.

Video was taken at 4/4/12 at approximately 10:30 pm.  It seems to be set in America (the crew changed the No Parking signs to resemble American no parking signs).