‘Doctor Who’ Christmas Special – New Trailer For “Last Christmas”

Programme Name: Doctor Who Christmas Special - TX: 25/12/2014 - Episode: Last Christmas, written by Steven Moffat (No. 1) - Picture Shows: Clara (JENNA COLEMAN) - (C) BBC - Photographer: David Venni

Programme Name: Doctor Who Christmas Special – TX: 25/12/2014 – Episode: Last Christmas, written by Steven Moffat (No. 1) – Picture Shows: Clara (JENNA COLEMAN) – (C) BBC – Photographer: David Venni

BBC have released a new trailer for this years ‘Doctor Who’ Christmas special titled, “Last Christmas” starring Peter Capaldi, Jenna Coleman and Nick Frost as Santa Claus.

Overview:

It’s Christmas in the North Pole when the Doctor and Clara return to BBC AMERICA in an all-new Christmas special. Last year’s special featured the emotional regeneration that marked the start of Peter Capaldi’s run as the Twelfth Doctor. This year the Time Lord and his companion are in for an all-new adventure as stars Capaldi and Jenna Coleman are joined by Nick Frost(The Worlds End, Shaun of the Dead) as Santa Claus! Previously announced guest stars include Michael Troughton (Breathless, The New Statesman), son of Second Doctor Patrick Troughton, Natalie Gumede (Coronation Street, Strictly Come Dancing), Faye Marsay(Pride, The White Queen), and Nathan McMullen (Misfits, Casualty). Written by Emmy® Award winner Steven Moffat (Sherlock, Coupling) and directed by Paul Wilmshurst (Strike Back, Combat Kids).

‘Doctor Who’ Christmas Special airs on Christmas Day on BBC One at 6:15pm and on BBC America at 9pm/8c.

‘Doctor Who’ Christmas Special – 22 New Promo Stills From “Last Christmas”

Programme Name: Doctor Who Christmas Special - TX: 25/12/2014 - Episode: Last Christmas, written by Steven Moffat (No. 1) - Picture Shows: Doctor Who (PETER CAPALDI) - (C) BBC - Photographer: David Venni

Programme Name: Doctor Who Christmas Special – TX: 25/12/2014 – Episode: Last Christmas, written by Steven Moffat (No. 1) – Picture Shows: Doctor Who (PETER CAPALDI) – (C) BBC – Photographer: David Venni

BBC have released 22 new photos from the upcoming ‘Doctor Who’ Christmas special, “Last Christmas.” The episode airs on Christmas Day on BBC One at 6:15pm and on BBC America at 9pm/8c. I wonder what is the significance of the tangerine?

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Overview:

It’s Christmas in the North Pole when the Doctor and Clara return to BBC AMERICA in an all-new Christmas special. Last year’s special featured the emotional regeneration that marked the start of Peter Capaldi’s run as the Twelfth Doctor. This year the Time Lord and his companion are in for an all-new adventure as stars Capaldi and Jenna Coleman are joined by Nick Frost (The Worlds End, Shaun of the Dead) as Santa Claus! Previously announced guest stars include Michael Troughton (Breathless, The New Statesman), son of Second Doctor Patrick Troughton, Natalie Gumede (Coronation Street, Strictly Come Dancing), Faye Marsay(Pride, The White Queen), and Nathan McMullen (Misfits, Casualty). Written by Emmy® Award winner Steven Moffat (Sherlock, Coupling) and directed by Paul Wilmshurst (Strike Back, Combat Kids).

‘Doctor Who’ Christmas Special airs on Christmas Day on BBC One at 6:15pm and on BBC America at 9pm/8c.

‘Doctor Who’ Christmas Special 2014 Clip

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Doctor Who, Santa (Nick Frost) and the Doctor (Peter Capaldi). Photo Credit: Adrian Rogers, ©BBC/BBC WORLDWIDE 2014

Check out the first clip from this year’s ‘Doctor Who’ Christmas Special.

Episode Description:

It’s Christmas in the North Pole when the Doctor and Clara return to BBC AMERICA in an all-new Christmas special. Last year’s special featured the emotional regeneration that marked the start of Peter Capaldi’s run as the Twelfth Doctor. This year the Time Lord and his companion are in for an all-new adventure as stars Capaldi and Jenna Coleman are joined by Nick Frost (The Worlds End, Shaun of the Dead) as Santa Claus! Previously announced guest stars include Michael Troughton (Breathless, The New Statesman), son of Second Doctor Patrick Troughton, Natalie Gumede (Coronation Street, Strictly Come Dancing), Faye Marsay (Pride, The White Queen), and Nathan McMullen (Misfits, Casualty). Written by Emmy® Award winner Steven Moffat (Sherlock,Coupling) and directed by Paul Wilmshurst (Strike Back, Combat Kids), the 2014 Christmas Special will air on BBC AMERICA.

Doctor Who Extra – “Death In Heaven”

Action! The crew prepare for a scene.

Action! The crew prepare for a scene.

BBC has released the twelfth Doctor Who Extra, behind-the-scenes video and photos, for the Series 8 finale, “Death In Heaven”

It’s a bumper edition of Doctor Who Extra, looking back on the fantastic finale!

Ingrid Oliver, Peter Capaldi and Michelle Gomez on location.

Ingrid Oliver, Peter Capaldi and Michelle Gomez on location.

Michelle Gomez and Peter Capaldi shoot a scene.

Michelle Gomez and Peter Capaldi shoot a scene.

The Cybermen are put through their paces…

The Cybermen are put through their paces…

Whilst the crew hold onto their heads.

Whilst the crew hold onto their heads.

Ingrid Oliver returns as Osgood.

Ingrid Oliver returns as Osgood.

A UNIT soldier keeps a watch over filming.

A UNIT soldier keeps a watch over filming.

Michelle Gomez as the terrifying Missy.

Michelle Gomez as the terrifying Missy.

Peter Capladi and Michelle Gomez on location.

Peter Capladi and Michelle Gomez on location.

A vintage Cybermen head.

A vintage Cybermen head.

Michelle Gomez, between scenes whilst on location in Cardiff.

Michelle Gomez, between scenes whilst on location in Cardiff.

The TARDIS aboard Boat One.

The TARDIS aboard Boat One.

Peter Capaldi shoots a key scene.

Peter Capaldi shoots a key scene.

Episode Synopsis:

With Cybermen on the streets of London, old friends unite against old enemies, and the Doctor takes to the air in a startling new role.

Can the mighty UNIT contain Missy? As the Doctor faces his greatest challenge, sacrifices must be made before the day is won. 

“Death in Heaven” Stars: Peter Capaldi (The Doctor), Jenna Coleman (Clara), Samuel Anderson (Danny Pink), Michelle Gomez (Missy), Joan Blackham (Woman), Sheila Reid (Gran), Chris Addison (Seb), Andrew Leung (Dr Chang), Bradley Ford (Fleming), Antonio Bourouphael (Boy), Jeremiah Krage (Cyberman), Nicholas Briggs (Voice of Cybermen), Nigel Betts (Mr Armitage).

Written by Steven Moffat. Directed by Rachel Talalay. Produced by Peter Bennett. Executive Produced by Brian Minchin and Steven Moffat.

‘Doctor Who’ airs on BBC One at 7:30pm and on BBC America on Saturdays at 9pm.

‘Doctor Who’ Series 8 Finale – Looking Back on “Death In Heaven” Stills

A newly activated Cyberman holds Clara in its sights.

A newly activated Cyberman holds Clara in its sights.

Kate and UNIT come to the Doctor’s aid.

Kate and UNIT come to the Doctor’s aid.

Missy - the Master regenerated into female form.

Missy – the Master regenerated into female form.

The Doctor finds himself handcuffed due to UNIT protocols.

The Doctor finds himself handcuffed due to UNIT protocols.

The Doctor - the new President of Earth, with Kate and Colonel Ahmed.

The Doctor – the new President of Earth, with Kate and Colonel Ahmed.

The Doctor turns away as Clara works…

The Doctor turns away as Clara works…

During Earth’s darkest hour, a Cyberman lends a helping hand.

During Earth’s darkest hour, a Cyberman lends a helping hand.

Clara works on Danny’s emotion inhibitor.

Clara works on Danny’s emotion inhibitor.

Clara and the Doctor meet up to say goodbye.

Clara and the Doctor meet up to say goodbye.

Episode Synopsis:

With Cybermen on the streets of London, old friends unite against old enemies, and the Doctor takes to the air in a startling new role.

Can the mighty UNIT contain Missy? As the Doctor faces his greatest challenge, sacrifices must be made before the day is won. 

“Death in Heaven” Stars: Peter Capaldi (The Doctor), Jenna Coleman (Clara), Samuel Anderson (Danny Pink), Michelle Gomez (Missy), Joan Blackham (Woman), Sheila Reid (Gran), Chris Addison (Seb), Andrew Leung (Dr Chang), Bradley Ford (Fleming), Antonio Bourouphael (Boy), Jeremiah Krage (Cyberman), Nicholas Briggs (Voice of Cybermen), Nigel Betts (Mr Armitage).

Written by Steven Moffat. Directed by Rachel Talalay. Produced by Peter Bennett. Executive Produced by Brian Minchin and Steven Moffat.

‘Doctor Who’ airs on BBC One at 7:30pm and on BBC America on Saturdays at 9pm.