Doctor Who Casts Torchwood Vet Peter Capaldi as New Time Lord -- Yay or Nay?
The Doctor has officially regenerated.
Doctor Who has tapped 55-year-old Scottish actor Peter Capaldi (Torchwood, World War Z) to play the Twelfth Doctor after departing star Matt Smith makes his final appearance as Eleven in this December’s Christmas special. READ MORE
Doctor Who to Reveal Twelfth Doctor This Sunday
Doctor Who fans, set your DVRs — or just hang out on TVLine.com on Sunday — because that’s when the Twelfth Doctor will be revealed.
The identity of the actor — or will it be an actress, as John Barrowman hopes? — taking over for departing star Matt Smith will be unmasked during a live special airing Aug. 4 …READ MORE
TVLine Items: Doctor Who's Spoiler-Proof 50th Plan, Witches Premiere, Scream News and More
In a bold bid to avoid timey-wimey spoilers spreading ’round the Internet, Doctor Who‘s 50th anniversary special will be simulcast worldwide at the same time.
In other words …READ MORE
Departing Doctor Who Matt Smith on His 'Hard Choice' to Leave and 'Emotional' Goodbye
The Doctor will soon be out, and he’s getting a little verklempt.
“It is going to be emotional,” Doctor Who‘s outgoing leading man Matt Smith acknowledged to reporters at the Television Critics Assoc. summer press tour on Thursday. “For me its been four years. It’s quite a transformative experience and dominates your life. You become very attached to people.” READ MORE
John Barrowman Fleshes Out His Idea for Female Doctor Who, Ducks the Big Arrow Question
Paying his latest of many visits to Comic-Con, John Barrowman stopped by TVLine’s interview suite to share his very specific ideas for a female Doctor Who, as speculation continues to swirl about who will play the Twelfth Time Lord.
Reiterating his previously expressed stance …READ MORE & WATCH VIDEO Q&A
TVLine Items: Doctor Who Recast Update, Game of Thrones Author Speaks Out and More
Has the Tardis found its new navigator already?
Skyfall and Quantam of Solace actor Rory Kinnear is reported to be the frontrunner to succeed Matt Smith as the titular star of Doctor Who …READ MORE
The Next Doctor Who: Hugh Laurie, Rupert Grint, a First Female and 17 Other TVLine Reader Ideas
The Whovians have spoken, and Doctor Who‘s twelfth Time Lord — aka the exiting Matt Smith‘s successor — should be a onetime genius diagnostician, filmdom’s erstwhile Ron Weasley, one of TV’s Sherlock Holmeses or a feisty female. VIEW TOP 20 NEW WHO IDEAS
Matt Smith Leaving Doctor Who at Year's End -- Who Should Helm the TARDIS Next?
The Doctor is soon to be out.
Matt Smith and BBC America announced on Saturday that Doctor Who will be in need of a new Time Lord, once …READ MORE
BBC Renews Doctor Who for Season 8
The Doctor will continue to travel worlds.
The BBC has ordered an eighth season of Doctor Who …READ MORE
Doctor Who's 50th: The Real Reason John Barrowman Won't Appear in Anniversary Special
Unless you’ve been locked in staring contest with a Weeping Angel, you know that John Barrowman‘s Captain Jack will not be among the Doctor Who vets appearing in the franchise’s upcoming 50th anniversary special.
But, contrary to Interweb scuttlebutt, the actor tells TVLine that it was …READ MORE