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  1. Eccleston tells why stint on 'Doctor Who' was short-livedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SFGate

    Christopher Eccleston , the first actor to play the Doctor when the series "Doctor Who" returned in 2005, explained in a recent interview why he chose to play the Doctor with a northern accent, something he felt made the character realistic and accessible. It may also help explain his relatively short tenure on the popular science fiction drama.

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  2. Doctor Who movie expected to hit screens 'within the next eight years'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Mail

    ... wrote to their teacher that revealed their secret tears It's only a matter of Time, Lord! Highly anticipated Doctor Who movie expected to hit screens 'within the next eight years' As revelations continue to stream out of the controversial Sony ...

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  3. 'CHiPs' star Wilcox reflects on stardom ahead of MegafestRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Featuring Larry Wilcox and Erik Estrada ("CHiPs"), Sylvester McCoy ("Doctor Who," "The Hobbit"), Jonathan Frakes ("Star Trek: The Next Generation"), Chris Sarandon ("The Princess Bride," "The Nightmare Before Christmas"), Ken Page ("The Nightmare ...

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  4. Disney XD Will Air 'Doctor Who' Episodes Featuring David TennantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    Disney XD will air episodes from seasons two to four of the newer era of "Doctor Who" starting in May. The seasons featured fan-favorite David Tennant as the time-hopping Doctor. The network, which is home to kid- and preteen-friendly programming such as "Star Wars: Rebels" and various Marvel Comics-inspired series, will show its first episode of "Doctor Who" on May 9, and then will begin showing episodes regularly starting June 13. "Gracepoint" and "Broadchurch" star Tennant, the tenth Doctor, played the role in the reborn British science-fiction favorite from 2005 until 2009, following Christopher Eccleston.

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  5. Watch: Comedian Jo Brand endorses Labour in a party election broadcastRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | New Statesman

    Jo Brand, the comedian who used to be an NHS nurse, has backed Labour in a party election broadcast. The central message is protecting and improving the NHS. The clip features a voiceover by Doctor Who and Broadchurch actor David Tennant, who also spoke in Martin Freeman's broadcast .

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  6. 'Doctor Who' Course Now Offered At Aquinas College In UKRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | International Business Times

    IN PHOTO: The Tardis is seen in the grounds of Buckingham Palace during a reception to mark the 50th anniversary of Doctor Who, London November 18, 2013. Whovians who feel the need to further their education now have the option to formally study the BBC series.

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  7. Full breaking news live blogRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | IcNetwork

    ... but are watching the pennies then we have five tasty dining deals just for you . TELEVISION: This one will take Doctor Who fans on a trip down memory lane, or back in time in the Tardis. Exactly a decade ago today - 16th April, 2005 to be exact - ...

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  8. The one press release all Doctor Who fans were over the moon that was writtenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | IcNetwork

    Exactly a decade ago today - 16th April, 2005 to be exact - the BBC announced that a Scottish actor called David Tennant would be playing the 10th Doctor. This is what it said and this is what he went on to do in the show David Tennant is confirmed as the tenth Doctor Who, it was announced today by Jane Tranter, BBC Controller of Drama Commissioning, following the recommissioning of the second series.

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  9. DVD review: 'Dr. Who: The Complete Fourth Series'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | Examiner.com

    "Doctor Who" star Matt Smith and Karen Gillan appear at a music store in Hollywood to sign copies of their show's new DVD and Blu-ray of part one of series six. The Doctor is still traveling across time and space.

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  10. New film to star Frampton Mansell-based actress Daphne NevilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Stroudnewsand Journal

    ... "We also have actor Peter Stenson starring in it. He worked with William Hartnell in the very first episodes of Doctor Who in 1963. His signatures are selling on eBay. "It's lovely that the whole team have the same goals in mind. We need to get a ...

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  11. BBC's iconic Sci-Fi drama "Doctor Who" to premiere on Disney XD beginning May 9Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | The Disney Blog

    A whole new generation of American kids are about to get introduced to the TARDIS, the Time Lord, and his companion. The revival of BBC's world-renowned science-fiction drama "Doctor Who" will premiere on Disney XD beginning Saturday, May 9 .

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  12. 'Doctor Who' coming to Disney XD: 5 David Tennant episodes that aren't Mouse-friendlyRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Zap2it.com

    There will be another place to watch "Doctor Who" in the Unites States. The David Tennant-led episodes from Seasons 2 through 4 will debut on Disney XD on May 9. The series should fit well on the network, which typically aims for a slightly older audience than Disney Channel and features sci-fi programming like "Star Wars Rebels" and "Mighty Med."

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  13. Game of Thrones star Maisie Williams celebrates turning 18 with a Doctor Who NandosRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | FansShare

    British actress Maisie Williams has become a household name around the world, thanks to playing the role of Arya Stark in the hit HBO fantasy drama series Game of Thrones. This has led to Maisie becoming a much sought after actress and she has been cast in a guest role on the hit BBC series Doctor Who, which she is currently filming.

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  14. Items: Maria Hill's S.H.I.E.L.D. Return, Doctor Who on Disney and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | TVLine

    ... Channel, Disney Junior, Disney XD, ABC and ABC Family. * In other Disney XD news, the cable network has picked up Doctor Who Seasons 2 through 4, which will begin airing Saturday, May 9. * Following the success of Killing Jesus , NatGeo has greenlit ...

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  15. Disney XD To Show 'Doctor Who' Seasons Featuring David TennantRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Deadline

    The deal gives Doctor Who fans a way to catch up with some previous seasons of the BBC's sci-fi series. Disney XD has picked up the rights to seasons two through four, beginning with a special on May 9. "Disney XD is recognized for its family-friendly programming, making the channel a great partner to introduce the David Tennant seasons of Doctor Who to a new generation of viewers," says BBC Worldwide North America EVP Matt Forde.

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  16. Christopher Eccleston reveals why his stint on a Doctor Whoa was short-livedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | The Washington Post

    Christopher Eccleston, the first actor to play Doctor Who when the series returned in 2005, explained in a recent interview why he chose to play the Doctor with a northern accent , something he felt made the character realistic and accessible. It may also help explain his relatively short tenure on the popular science fiction drama.

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  17. Doctor Who S2-4 On Disney XD!?!?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... And, YES, it's hard not to ponder what impact this might have BBC's world-renowned science-fiction drama "Doctor Who" will premiere on Disney XD beginning SATURDAY, MAY 9 (9:00 p.m., ET/PT). Disney XD, home to other top-rated action-adventure ...

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  18. Jenna Coleman wears retro denim dress and sandals for sunny day out in Primrose HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Daily Mail

    Jenna Coleman made the most of the sunny weather to wear a cute retro dress to run errands in Primrose Hill. The Doctor Who star looked tanned in the blue button-down frock worn with black sandals and a textured cross-body bag.

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  19. Peter Capaldi's Doctor Who must decide whether to murder a child in ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Daily Mail

    ... anorexic teenage niece with drug addict boyfriend was inspiration for Lisbeth Salander Peter Capaldi's Doctor Who must decide whether to murder a child in the dark first episode of series nine The Doctor will have to decide whether to murder a ...

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  20. Christopher Eccleston on Doctor Who: Why my Time Lord had to be NorthernRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Radio Times

    ... but it's outrageous because it's putting a lot of women out of work." In 2011 Eccleston explained he'd left Doctor Who because he "didn't agree with the way things were being run or like the culture that grew up around the series." Read the full ...

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