They are hard to kill, these Rutans.
@JailBanksters Yes and according to all who worked with him he was the most gentle man, Totally the opposite of his character. A sad loss
1 hour, 25 minutes ago on Face-Off: The Masters (Final)
@ElyotWren It was a birthday present for the Doctor so maybe she didn't kill anyone with her little machine. Besides if I was Moff I couldn't wait to resurrect the Masters "tissue compression eliminator" Imagine the effect of seing a tiny dead Osgood
1 hour, 27 minutes ago on Could Osgood Still Be Alive?
@ElyotWren Mine was Monster of Peladon, You can't go wrong starting with the wonderful Jon Pertwee :)
2 hours, 58 minutes ago on Doctor Who: Fifty-One Favourites (Part 1)
It's a bit unfair to Missy to do this poll after such little screen time.
Roger has a special place in my heart and I couldn't vote for anyone else, I wish he was still around :(
3 hours, 2 minutes ago on Face-Off: The Masters (Final)
I hope she is still alive, Not sure about the Zygon but I think the question of what happened to them needs answering.
There's also the possibility that Missy didn't kill her but transported her somewhere :)
3 hours, 4 minutes ago on Could Osgood Still Be Alive?
@ElyotWren Carnival of Monsters. Great episode written by the legend Bob Holmes :)
20 hours, 58 minutes ago on Doctor Who: Fifty-One Favourites (Part 1)
I thought, Hey I'll pick my 10 favorite Classic episodes as well................................................
Oh I give up, I started narrowing the field down to 10 and couldn't get further than 50 or so
23 hours, 33 minutes ago on Doctor Who: Fifty-One Favourites (Part 1)
She could be in an episode helping the Doctor defeat the Aliens without actually meeting or remembering the Doctor. Sort of like when she gave Wilf the Naismith biography :)
Still sad though :(
1 day, 1 hour ago on Tate: Donna Return Unlikely
Great article. Turn left is a wonderful episode and I miss Donna, Another BFF companion would be great :)
1 day, 1 hour ago on Doctor Who: Fifty-One Favourites (Part 1)
@RobMelvin Cool, Who was that?
1 day, 3 hours ago on Last Christmas: Short Synopsis
@RobMelvin I meant actor, I don't there's been anyone younger than about 22 before :)
1 day, 20 hours ago on Last Christmas: Short Synopsis
@divya12 I really wouldn't. We have such good writers on the show. And I couldn't walk up to Russell and hand it over and say 'Here's 45 minutes for you' and then he would have to hand it back and say 'Thanks, but it's shit!': David Tennant
When asked if he'd ever write an episode, in Davidtennant.com exclusive interview (February 2007)
1 day, 20 hours ago on Writers to Bring Back for Series 9 & Beyond
There's lots of underused writers that I like.
Robert Shearman, Matt Jones, Matthew Graham, Steven Greenhorn, Chris Chibnall, James Moran, Keith Temple and anyone who wrote Classic who :)
1 day, 23 hours ago on Writers to Bring Back for Series 9 & Beyond
@91 Queen of Evil I know how you feel, I'm not a fan of some of the favorites as well.
2 days, 1 hour ago on New Who Finale Face-Off: Your Top 8
I think Santa is going to get Danny back for Clara and they will be happy ever after or until Clara gets sick of the wet blanket.
So if this is the end for Clara, Who do you think will be the new companion? I really think Courtney would be good for a while as having someone that young on board has never happened before :)
2 days, 2 hours ago on Last Christmas: Short Synopsis
@Status: Stuck in the vortex Deja Vu. So you think there may be another couple of pods, Sounds too similar to the original.
Yes bring them all back and I'm a fan who really likes Battlefield :)
Among all the varied wonders of the universe, there's nothing so firmly clamped shut as the military mind. The 7th Doctor
2 days, 2 hours ago on Writers to Bring Back for Series 9 & Beyond
Pretty happy with most of that except for series 5, I would have it about midfield :)
2 days, 3 hours ago on New Who Finale Face-Off: Your Top 8
@Only as old Whovian as you feel - Hello Rusty Thankyou, I never understood the mandarine thing in the Christmas invasion.
They grow on trees over here :)
2 days, 19 hours ago on “Last Christmas” Promo Art
Great to see Michael Troughton finally getting in an episode seeing as his brother David has been in the Classic series as well as Midnight and The Fiveish Doctors Reboot :)
2 days, 21 hours ago on “Last Christmas” Promo Art
It could mean Last Christmas in the past tense? Dan would be happy he doesn't have to wear all of those prosthetics and he gets to show his face.
3 days, 1 hour ago on 2014 Christmas Special Titled
I wonder whats going on with the Tangerine, Nobody likes Tangerines :)
3 days, 1 hour ago on “Last Christmas” Promo Art
I think her episodes are some of the best of Torchwood. I think she will do a good job :)
3 days, 3 hours ago on Torchwood’s Catherine Tregenna Penning Series 9 Story
Great article and I love Sarah Jane but this statement by Toby is just not true.
as Toby Whitehouse puts it: “She changed the companion from being a
rather helpless hysteric to being a feisty, opinionated, strong equal
to the Doctor. And, at the time, you know that was quite an
extraordinary thing to do. That was not the role the companions, or
women, were meant to be playing. They were meant to be playing the
victim, they were meant to be decoration. Sarah Jane confronted that
nonsense head on!”
I would never call Susan, Barbara, Zoe, Liz, Jo etc. just victims or
decoration. They were strong, Opinionated and feisty as well. I don't
remember Sarah mowing down any Daleks with a 5 ton truck :) It's not as if
Sarah Jane never screamed or twisted her ankle or was captured, All the
girls had to put up with that sort of thing
3 days, 23 hours ago on 51 Years of Doctor Who: Decade Defining Moments
The amazing Jon Pertwee/The Monster of Peladon and I will never forget it, I was absolutely transfixed by surprisingly believable Alpha Centauri and this strange man singing a Venusian lullaby to a monster while spinning his Tardis key. Just wonderful and I couldn't wait until the next week. I was hooked:)
4 days, 2 hours ago on From 1-12: Who is YOUR Doctor?
@The MasterDoctor @Polyphase @Spadesey He is one of the freakiest looking actors, It would have been hilarious
6 days, 20 hours ago on Face-Off: The Masters (Classic Era)
@The Doctor Zagreus Colins problems had nothing to do with his character,He was sacked for other reasons
6 days, 21 hours ago on Capaldi Didn’t Want Twelve to Be Likeable
@Oodkind Danny is such a wet blanket though which makes it hard for me to like him. I liked the way the Doctor treated him, don't forget he doesn't/didn't like the Doctor either :)
6 days, 23 hours ago on Capaldi Didn’t Want Twelve to Be Likeable
@Adric the Genius [trying to operate the partially dismantled TARDIS] Overweight,
underpowered and a museum piece. No proper stabiliser.Oh... let's try
again. Might as well try to fly a second hand gas stove: The Master
1 week ago on Face-Off: The Masters (Classic Era)
@Spadesey Willem Dafoe, Steve Buscemi, Anthony Hopkins, Christopher Walken, Kevin Spacey, Vincent Price, John Malkovitch,........
I could go on and on :)
“I don’t want them to like me!”
Fail , Massive fail Peter :)"Anyone who likes jelly babies can't be all bad." ~The 4th Doctor
1 week ago on Capaldi Didn’t Want Twelve to Be Likeable
Roger of course with a special mention for Anthony :)
Rossini: Who the heck are you? Well? The Master: I am usually referred to as the Master. Rossini: Oh, is that so? The Master: Universally.
It’s clear to see that over the last few months series eight has somewhat split opinions
Doctor who is always like that but I would have thought that it was less so with this Doctor. I feel he has taken the Doctor back to basic original style. Every now and then someone says "He Is Dark" Well I just think he has decided not to be a human in this incarnation and act more like a timelord. Also the humour is fantastic, I find that at the end of some episodes this season my cheeks are sore from grinning the whole way through. Love him
1 week ago on With a Doctor this Dark, Who Needs Enemies?
I hope he breaks the mould and does at least 4 years, He is a wonderful Doctor
1 week, 1 day ago on Capaldi Doesn’t Plan to Regenerate “For a While”
Any sort of Cameo would be nice, C'mon Moff.
Happy birthday Bill
1 week, 1 day ago on Happy Birthday, William Russell
I wish he had kept that spoiler to himself. A lot of the interest for me was wondering whether he was a bad Santa. Oh and Nick Frost as Santa, What a classic. Born for the part :)
1 week, 1 day ago on Christmas Special: Santa is Real, Not Evil
Well done, Very impressive result and I love the “5/10+ proportion :)
1 week, 1 day ago on Series 8: A Numbery-Wumbery Breakdown
@Only as old Whovian as you feel - Hello RustyI had forgotten about that and when I saw it a couple of years ago I thought it was a bit rough. Didn't Zoe only remember her first adventure with the Doctor?
1 week, 1 day ago on Finale Face-Off (Series 1-8)
@ElyotWren I may have picked series 4 as it's so wonderfull until the end. I couldn't believe what had been done, For one of the best companions ever to lose everything she knew about her life with the Doctor was horrible. I honestly thought it was a fate worse then death :(
I think it's about time. Looking forward to someone new and different to the young girls. How about an old girl or an old guy or even a Metamorph like a Rutan or Vespiform or Axon etc.
Something that would surprise us :)
1 week, 1 day ago on Moffat Can’t Confirm Jenna Coleman for Series 9
@supermoff I've often wondered how "Hello Benjamin" refered to the pistol. Please enlighten me
1 week, 1 day ago on Steven Moffat: 10 Triumphs
I never thought the Silence were an effective monster, They just made me laugh.
1 week, 2 days ago on Moffat’s Best Monsters, Tricks & Stories (So Far)
I almost clicked on series 8 but changed my mind and went for series 1. Even though far from perfect I think it was the most satisfying finale :)
1 week, 2 days ago on Finale Face-Off (Series 1-8)
I don't think he has ever surpassed the brilliant The Empty Child/The Doctor Dances. I was thinking he had lost it with The Angels Take Manhattan but this season has been a revelation.
Happy Birthday Moff :)
1 week, 2 days ago on Steven Moffat: 10 Triumphs
‘Why haven’t they done the Daleks for ages? It’s been four or five weeks!'”
He comes out with some strange stuff sometimes, When he was a kid each story went for 4 or 5 weeks.
1 week, 3 days ago on Moffat: Daleks Are Not A Contractual Obligation
I can just imagine Peter sitting in the conference sulking, "I want roundels, Give me roundels":)
1 week, 3 days ago on Capaldi Hoping for New TARDIS
Was there ever any doubt?
1 week, 3 days ago on BBC Declares Series 8 A Triumph
I'm so glad that Peter's 1st season has been so highly received. I think he's the best Idiot with a screwdriver I've seen fo a while :)
1 week, 3 days ago on Doctor Who TV Readers’ Final Series 8 Episode Ranking
"Parents would be terribly irresponsible to leave a six-year-old to
watch it alone. It's geared to the intelligent fourteen-year-old, and I
wouldn't let any child under ten see it." Robert Holmes 11/2/77
2 weeks ago on Michelle Gomez Defends Against Finale Complaints
By far the best thing for me is Martha. I don't want to think about the rest of it too much :)
The monkey Doctor was silly
2 weeks ago on New Who Finales in Perspective: Series 3