‘I’m The Doctor. I’ve lived for over two thousand years. I’ve made many mistakes. It’s about time I did something about that.’
In the new trailer for season eight of the new Doctor Who (and it will always be ‘the new Doctor Who’ to those of us who’ve been watching since William Hartnell first introduced himself as The Doctor), it seems like The Doctor is a bit darker and more self-aware (in some areas, at least) than many of his predecessors. Sounds intriguing to me.
Doctor Who returns to BBC America on Saturday, August 23rd. Check out the new trailer after the jump.
Peter Capaldi’s Doctor makes his first appearance as the lead on BBC America’s Doctor Who on Saturday, August 23rd. The feature-length premiere is entitled Deep Breath. Capaldi and Jenna Coleman are joined by Sam Anderson, playing Danny Pink, a colleague of Clara’s from the Coal Hill School.
Further details, and a link to the first teaser, follow the jump. Time to start counting the days…
For the first time, Doctor Who is getting a global tour to introduce its new TARDIS partnership of Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman as The Doctor and Clara to the world. The tour kicks off in the UK and concludes in Brazil, but in between is a featured stop in New York on August 14th. It will be the pair’s first appearance together in the U.S.
Doctor Who returns to BBC America in August, when it will air day-and-date with the British premiere. Follow the jump for the full press release.