BBC stalwart TV series Doctor Who reveals first-ever Black “Doctor” character

CNN has reported that the BBC’s cult favorite sci-fi series Doctor Who has made history with its first ever black Doctor, who was revealed during Sunday night’s episode “Fugitive of the Judoon.” British actress Jo Martin, playing the first black incarnation of the Doctor, was revealed to the 13th Doctor, played by Jodie Whittaker. Whittaker ….

#NYCC2016 #NYCC New York Comic-Con expands to Madison Square Garden for 2016

It looks like one building can no longer handle all of the content that’s coming to New York Comic-Con these days. As a solution, just as they did in 2015, organizers are expanding to additional venues outside of Jacob K. Javits Center, to welcome the massive crowds expected to attend the more popular panels this ….

New season of Doctor Who starts shooting with new Doctor Who and companion

Production begins today on the new season of the cult series Doctor Who, in which viewers (on BBC One anyway) will meet the 11th Doctor and his companion for the very first time. The latest incarnation of the iconic character is played by Matt Smith (Party Animals). Upon arriving on set in Cardiff, England for ….

First images of Doctor Who and Torchwood Comic-Con ’09 exclusive figure sets released

In advance of BBC America’s U.S. premiere of four Doctor Who specials starring David Tennant, Underground Toys will unveil new, never-before-seen, limited edition Comic-Con action figures, expanding on their hugely popular classic Doctor Who figure line. At Underground Toys’ booth at this year’s Comic-Con in San Diego (#3949), fans will have the opportunity to get ….

Events added surrounding BBC America’s Comic-Con ’09 schedule, including added signings and a party

As previously announced, in support of BBC America’s U.S. premiere of four Doctor Who Specials, the Doctor himself, David Tennant, will appear alongside writer/executive producer Russell T Davies at this year’s Comic-Con in San Diego. They will take part in a Doctor Who panel along with executive producer Julie Gardner and director Euros Lyn, moderated ….