The official full length TV launch trailer – Doctor Who Series 8 2014 – BBC One – YouTube Leave a comment
I see into your soul, Doctor – Doctor Who Series 8 2014: Teaser trailer – BBC One – YouTube Leave a comment
Award-winning children’s novelist and screenwriter Frank Cottrell Boyce confirmed as Doctor Who writer Leave a comment
Cottrell Boyce’s episode for the eagerly-anticipated eighth series will feature a cast of child actors including Harley Bird, the voice of household favourite Peppa Pig, alongside Abigail Eames Harry and Paul, The Crimson Field, Ashley Foster The Woman in Black and Jaydon Harris-Wallace CITV Text Santa.
Also known for films such as 24 Hour Party People and Millions directed by Danny Boyle, Cottrell Boyce says: “Of all the thrills that pen and paper have brought into my life, there’s nothing that quite compares to the buzz of unlimited possibility that rushes through your fingers and into your brain when you write the words: ‘Interior … TARDIS’.”
“I was flabbergasted to be asked to write an episode – partly because I’ve been so absorbed in the last few series that I’d sort of forgotten that it wasn’t real.
”Steven Moffat, lead writer and Executive Producer, says: “Frank’s script is pure magic – and everything I could have hoped for from the genius behind the Olympics opening ceremony! Doctor Who is born anew in the mind of a genius!”
The episode will be directed by Sheree Folkson Casanova, Hit & Miss, and produced by Paul Frift Escape Artist, Best Possible Taste, Restless.Other writers confirmed for the eighth series are Mark Gatiss, Phil Ford, Gareth Roberts, Peter Harness, Steve Thompson and Jamie Mathieson.
Doctor Who returns to BBC One on Saturday 23rd August.
Speaking about the role, Michelle Gomez said: “Well of course Peter Capaldi is our next Doctor, which makes complete sense. I’m thrilled to join him.
Well, you would be, wouldn’t you?”
Lead writer and executive producer, Steven Moffat, added: “I’ve known Michelle for years, and I’m thrilled to welcome her to Doctor Who. She’s everything we need – brilliant, Scottish, and a tiny bit satanic.”
Filming is well underway for Series 8 of Doctor Who. Guest stars confirmed to join Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman in the new series, which will air on BBC One this Autumn include Frank Skinner, Ben Miller, Tom Riley, Keeley Hawes and Hermione Norris.
Doctor Who series 8 lands on BBC One 23rd August with “Deep Breath” plus new video and Pictures Leave a comment
Doctor Who series 8 lands on BBC One 23rd August.
“Deep Breath” stars Peter Capaldi as the Doctor and Jenna Coleman as Clara
K9 & Bloke A Dogs Dinner
Join the adventure with crime fighting (and occasional crime committing) partners Dave Smalls and his trusty robot dog K9!