Jo Grant Is Back to Kick Giant Maggot Ass in This Delightful Doctor Who Season 10 Blu-ray Trailer

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The BBC’s ongoing process of re-releasing select seasons of classic Doctor Who on Blu-ray has brought with it another joy beyond simply getting high-quality collections of iconic seasons of the show. That joy? Bringing in familiar faces to goof around in character for the announcement trailers.

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Updates From Avengers: Endgame and Amazon’s Lord of the Rings Series

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Get a tiny new glimpse of Captain Marvel in a new Endgame TV spot. The Lord of the Rings show could enter production very soon. Margot Robbie has wrapped on Birds of Prey. Legends of Tomorrow wants to do a really wild musical episode. Plus, what’s to come on Arrow, and Creepshow reveals Tom Savini’s story. Spoilers,…

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Doctor Who’s Newest Animated Adventure Is a Truly Brilliant Rejuvenation

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The fact that so much of Doctor Who’s early history is lost to time—97 episodes seemingly gone forever, thanks to the BBC’s program of archive junking throughout the ‘60s and ‘70s—has made every chance to see it recovered a monumental event. But it also gives us some blinders when it comes to how we remember these…

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The BBC Show Jodie Whittaker Left for Doctor Who Will Make Her Timey-Wimey Absence Part of Its Story

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When you trade being one doctor for another, there’s bound to be some jokes, but Trust Me—the medical thriller that previously starred Jodie Whittaker before a big blue box came calling—is actually going to drop some playful nods to her Who-based exit, and also, weirdly, make Doctor Who part of its story.

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Doctor Who, Fan Fiction, and a YouTube Documentary Headline This Year’s Hugo Awards Finalists

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The nominees for the Hugo Awards are here, honoring the best in 2018's comics, movies, TV shows, and other works. We’ve got some staples in genre fiction, like Black Panther and Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, along with a few surprises—including the first time in Hugo history that a YouTube series has been…

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Big Finish Is Reviving Doctor Who’s Infamous First Companion Kill

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Despite dozens of heroes from across time and space venturing in and out of the TARDIS doors, not a lot of Doctor Who’s companions have actually left via the grim exit of death itself. You might cast your mind back to someone like Adric, but the first companion kill goes back much further…and is about to come back…

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Steven Moffat Regrets Wasting Olivia Colman’s Appearance on Doctor Who

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Doctor Who has had a few brushes with stars before they hit the stratospheres of Hollywood—there’s appearances of everyone from Andrew Garfield and Carey Mulligan to, yes, Academy-award-winning delight Olivia Colman. Now, thanks to the power of hindsight, former showrunner Steven Moffat wishes he’d done a bit more…

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Doctor Who Could Find Its Way Back to Saturday Nights

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Time isn’t a straight line. It’s all…bumpy-wumpy. There’s loads of boring stuff. Like Sundays, and Tuesdays, and Thursday afternoons. But now and then there are Saturdays: Big temporal tipping points when anything’s possible.

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