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Doctor Who 50th Anniversary

The Doctor's Gone Dark

The Huffington Post | Jessica Toomer | Posted 07.14.2014 | Entertainment

The Doctor is back. From script leaks circling the Internet to a rough cut of the newest season's first episode making its online debut a month be...

There's No Downton It -- Americans Love Brit Culture

Sir Peter Westmacott | Posted 03.15.2014 | Entertainment
Sir Peter Westmacott

Downton is the most watched show in PBS' history, but it's by no means Britain's only success story on U.S. television. Few cultural partnerships can match ours for closeness or longevity.

Doctor Who's Imperfect 50th Anniversary Nonetheless Sets a Challenge for Star Trek

William Bradley | Posted 03.14.2014 | Entertainment
William Bradley

The verdict on Doctor Who's 50th anniversary year? Good, but too sparse. The final season for Matt Smith's Doctor got short-shrift by being cut in half, with the first half shown in 2012 and the second in the anniversary year 2013.

Dear Doctor: A Love Poem To David Tennant

Sarah Barness | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
Sarah Barness

Dear Doctor: You had me at, "I'm not a ginger." When you open that blue door, my heart beats louder than the two of yours combined, because I have a problem that only a doctor can solve. Do you have a helping hand to spare? My problem is that I'm in love with a ten.

Matt Smith Explains His 'Doctor Who' Departure

Posted 11.23.2013 | TV

Matt Smith opened up about leaving "Doctor Who" as the show prepares to celebrate its 50th anniversary. Smith announced his departure from the show...

Feast Your Eyes On The Entire 'Doctor Who' History In One Amazing Tapestry

Posted 11.26.2013 | Arts

What happens when you mix the aesthetic wonder of the Bayeux Tapestry -- that centuries-old piece of embroidery that outlines the entirety of the Norm...

Maureen Ryan

Building The Perfect Doctor

HuffingtonPost.com | Maureen Ryan | Posted 11.21.2013 | TV

How do you build a character who lasts for 50 years and is beloved around the world? Simple: You don't mess with the Doctor. At least that's t...

How 'Doctor Who' Almost Didn't Get Made

Maureen Ryan | Posted 01.25.2014 | TV
Maureen Ryan

"An Adventure in Space and Time" has a bittersweet and surprisingly moving conclusion, and the whole production is anchored by David Bradley's terrific performance.

What if Doctor Who Stopped JFK's Assassination?

Davis Schneiderman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
Davis Schneiderman

Doctor Who is turning 50, this week, just in time for the adventuring Time Lord to save JFK while glibly reversing the polarity of the neutron flow.

Everything You Need To Know About 'Doctor Who'

Posted 11.20.2013 | TV

After a weeklong celebration on BBC America and what seems like a lifetime of rumors, photos and trailers from the upcoming "Day of the Doctor" specia...

Bad Wolf Returns?

Posted 11.18.2013 | TV

"The Day Of The Doctor" is upon us. The 50th anniversary of "Doctor Who" hits screens on Saturday, Nov. 23 and to get you even more excited, BBC h...

TARDIS Drama For 'Doctor Who'

Posted 11.12.2013 | TV

Daleks aren't the only foes of the Doctor wishing to destroy the TARDIS. Stef Coburn, the son of Tony Coburn, the writer of "An Unearthly Child," t...

Together For The First Time

Posted 11.10.2013 | Entertainment

"The Day of the Doctor" is upon us. BBC America will celebrate the "Doctor Who" 50th anniversary special on Saturday, Nov. 23 at 2:50 p.m. EST. In ...

Neil Gaiman Returns To 'Doctor Who'

Posted 11.05.2013 | Entertainment

Prolific author Neil Gaiman will return to the "Doctor Who" universe later this month with the release of his "Doctor Who" E-Book, "Nothing O'Clock," ...

David Tennant & Matt Smith Want To Do More 'Doctor Who'

Posted 10.25.2013 | TV

Matt Smith and David Tennant may star in future "Doctor Who" adventures together ... if they had their way. While filming the 50th Anniversary Spec...

'The Day Of The Doctor' Is Upon Us

Posted 10.20.2013 | TV

"The Day of The Doctor" is upon us. On Saturday, Nov. 23, BBC will celebrate the 50th anniversary of "Doctor Who" with one epic special. Above, che...

The Doctors Unite!

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 10.16.2013 | TV

A few new images from the highly anticipated "Doctor Who" 50th anniversary special, "The Day of the Doctor," have been released by the BBC. While t...

Why This Isn't The End For 'Doctor Who'

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 10.14.2013 | TV

"Doctor Who" executive producer and head writer, Steven Moffat left a lot of Whovians scratching their heads this past weekend after suggesting that t...

Watch The Lost 'Doctor Who' Episodes From The 1960s

Posted 10.11.2013 | TV

Nine "Doctor Who" episodes that were previously thought lost forever have been recovered in Nigeria, Africa, BBC Worldwide announced Thursday. In ...

Why Time Lords Are Absolutely Essential

Tony Woodcock | Posted 11.12.2013 | TV
Tony Woodcock

Why are Time Lords essential? In a phrase, it's because I think the whole series is about one thing in all its storytelling fantasy: the extraordinary celebration of the creativity and durability of the human spirit.

First Look: 'Doctor Who' 50th Anniversary Title And Photo Revealed

Posted 09.10.2013 | TV

BBC America has revealed the title and first promotional photo from "Doctor Who's" upcoming 50th anniversary episode, which will be called "The Day of...

Former 'Doctor Who' Stars 'Protest' BBC ... Or Do They?

Posted 09.10.2013 | TV

Former stars of "Doctor Who" were spotted protesting at BBC headquarters. According to several reports, Peter Davison (the Fifth Doctor), Colin Baker ...

'Doctor Who' Fans, Rejoice!

Posted 07.28.2013 | TV

Here's some news that will delight Whovians and viewers afraid of spoilers: The "Doctor Who" 50th Anniversary special will air at the same time around...

The TARDIS Has Landed

Posted 07.16.2013 | TV

The "Doctor Who" TARDIS has landed at Heathrow. BBC and Heathrow have teamed up to celebrate the 50th anniversary of "Doctor Who." “In its 50th A...

A 50th Birthday Wish to The Doctor

Michael Varrati | Posted 08.21.2013 | TV
Michael Varrati

This year, the crown jewel of the BBC turns a remarkable 50 years old. While the program's actual anniversary date isn't until November, the entirety of the Who-universe is rolling out the carpet in year-long celebration.