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Doctor Who Autumn 2012 Series Launch Art

Doctor Who Autumn 2012 Series Launch Art

I had avoided this image until the new Doctor Who 2012 autumn series promo trailer was released. Now that it has (see it here), here is the "launch art" for this series. Possible spoilers if you haven't seen the trailer. Nothing all that surprising though.

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Doctor Who 2012 Series Promo Trailer [VIDEO]

Both BBC and BBC America have made the new promo trailer for the upcoming Doctor Who series available (2012). On the BBC website, it is not restricted to the UK only either. Enjoy!

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New "Doctor Who" specials on BBC America

For the last couple of years (since Matt Smith became the Doctor) BBC America has run specials that lead up to the new episodes.

Well, now for the new season the specials are coming out. Starting Aug 4 we get the first special - "The Science of Doctor Who" which airs at 9:00 PM (EDT).

The following week BBC America airs the new special "The Women of Doctor Who" (airing Aug, 11 at 9:00 PM (EDT))

As of now they have not listed any other specials on their schedule but I wouldn't be surprised if there was at least one more.

But we know what comes after they run the new specials - new "Doctor Who". So start looking for them to air soon - however BBC and BBC America has not placed the show on the schedule yet but in both instances the schedule only goes up to two to three weeks.



Since I've posted this I've discovered that there are more specials coming up.

Doctor Who: Podshock 275 - Mary Tamm Dies, News, Feedback on Caroline John, and more

Doctor Who: Podshock - Episode 275
Running Time: 1:34:42

Mary Tamm (Romana 1) dies, Tom Baker rumours, plus other Doctor Who related news, feedback on the passing of Caroline John (Justin from Ohio), and more. Hosted by Louis Trapani, Dave Cooper, and Ian Bisset.

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Doctor Who actress Mary Tamm (Romana) Dies Aged 62

I am sadden to report that once again we have lost someone in the Doctor Who community. A month after the news of Caroline John (Liz Shaw) passing, we have lost another actress that played a companion on Doctor Who, Mary Tamm. You will remember her for her role as the original Romana in the Tom Baker era. She introduced us to the Time Lady companion, Romana in 'The Key to Time' series of 1978 to 1979. 

Mary Tamm in 1984Mary Tamm in 1984

The Mirror reports that she lost her long battle against cancer this morning. She was only 62 years old. 

Doctor Who: Podshock 274 Extra Edition - The Entire Jon Preddle Interview

Doctor Who: Podshock - Episode 274 EXTRA Edition
Running Time: 1:47:30

In this Extra Edition of Doctor Who: Podshock we feature the entire interview with Jon Preddle (author of Timelink, BroaDWcast) in which we featured a portion of in Doctor Who: Podshock 271.

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Hosted by Louis Trapani, Dave Cooper, and Ian Bisset.

You can preview this Extra Edition by listening to Doctor Who: Podshock 271 in which featured a portion of this interview included in this episode.

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Dame Diana Rigg to guest in "Doctor Who"

It has been reported on the BBC's "Doctor Who" website that Diana Rigg will be guesting in "Doctor Who" and her daughter Rachel Stirling will be joining her.

They will be in a story written by Mark Gatiss.

Little is known about the role but it will be airing sometime in 2013.

The story is here:



Doctor Who: Podshock 273 - Caroline John Dies, Fav DW "Monsters," News, Feedback, and more

Doctor Who: Podshock - Episode 273
Running Time: 1:51:46

Caroline John (Liz Shaw) dies, Fan's favourite Doctor Who "Monsters," plus Doctor Who related news, feedback (D Scott 750, Justin from Ohio, Greg from Florida, BlueBox Bill), and more. Hosted by Louis Trapani, Dave Cooper, and Ian Bisset.

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Farewell Caroline John (Liz Shaw) - RIP

In The BBC's website it has been reported that actress Caroline John has recently died.The reported cause of death is cancer. She was 71. Her reported death was on June 5th.

Carooine John is best known for her work in Doctor Who appearing with Jon Pertwee in the 1970 season as scientist and assistant-to-the-Doctor Elizabeth "Liz" Shaw. She has also appeared in some iof the Big Finish Companion Chonicles episodes and was married to another person from the world of Doctor Who - Geoffrey Beevers (who played the Master in "The Keeper of Traken" and has recently appeared in the 4th Doctor Adventures (also by Big Finsh) reprising his role as the Master)


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