Posted in News, Ongoing Series

Mark Gatiss Talks Christmas Special, Claims Script is One of Moffat’s Best Ever

Mark Gatiss has spoken on his thoughts of the forthcoming Doctor Who Christmas Special, lauding praise on the script and calling it one of Steven Moffat’s “best ever”.

Speaking at the Victoria & Albert Museum members’ talk, Mark told audience members that the special is “beautiful” and even made him cry!

“I think the Christmas special, which is the only one this year, I think is one of Steve’s best ever scripts, absolutely beautiful, it made me cry.”

Mark will be providing a script for the forthcoming Series 10, having last written 2015's Sleep No More
Mark will be providing a script for the forthcoming Series 10, having last written 2015’s Sleep No More

Gatiss wouldn’t be drawn on any plot details for the special or 2017’s Series 10 however, beyond the fact the Doctor is in it!

“What can you expect? The Doctor is in it. It’s great!”

Mr Gatiss, you do tease us with these revelations!

But Mark himself doesn’t want to be spoiled, revealing he actually knows little of what will be happening in the next series:

“I’ve read three scripts. I’ve seen a little bit. Just because of the new companion and things, but I don’t want to see it, because it spoils it! I am such a fan, I just want to watch it. Peter Capaldi’s first season, the second half of that I knew nothing about. And it was such a joy to watch the next time trailer and just be totally surprised. So I mean, I have to, to some extent, but I try and see as little as possible, because I don’t wanna spoil it.”

Doctor Who returns to BBC One this coming Christmas Day with the 2016 Doctor Who Christmas Special. Series 10 will air sometime in April of 2017, also on BBC One. Or Channel 4, you never know these days.

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Posted in News, Ongoing Series, Torchwood

Steven Moffat Hits Back at John Barrowman, Denies He’s Stopping New Torchwood

Doctor Who Showrunner Steven Moffat has hit back at claims made by Captain Jack actor John Barrowman that he is somehow responsible for holding up a new series of Torchwood, a saga that began when Barrowman told the Radio Times that “egos” and “politics” were stopping the show returning to the air.

Seemingly confirming that it was indeed Moffat who Barrowman referenced in a video released earlier this week on Twitter, the Doctor Who head honcho released a strongly worded statement to deny any involvement in the affair, saying that he had not blocked Torchwood’s return, nor would he do so.

“You may be aware that John Barrowman has been saying, publicly, that I’ve been blocking a new series of Torchwood. To be very clear—I haven’t blocked it; I wouldn’t block it; I wouldn’t even be ABLE to block it. I didn’t even know a revival had been mooted till I read about it on the Internet. As John perfectly well knows, it’s not my show and I could no more prevent it happening that he could cancel Sherlock. I am bewildered, and a little cross, even to be included in this conversation.

For the record, I really liked the show (especially the third series) and would be very happy to see more – monsters and mayhem, why not? But the fact is, it has nothing to do with me. Please pass this on to the anxious and the angry – I’ve had enough hate mail now.”

Steven’s words come after John heavily indicated that he believed Steven Moffat’s departure would open the way for a Torchwood return, Moffat departing Doctor Who at the end of the forthcoming Series 10 to be replaced by Broadchurch‘s Chris Chibnall:

“Without giving too much away I was in phone conversations with one of our executives/exec producers, telling me the obstacles we’d have to face in order to bring [Torchwood] back and i don’t like to see things as obstacles because my feeling is that it’s a good show, it deserves to come back and i’m being told it can’t come back until it’s got approval from certain people involved with Doctor Who and i don’t understand why one show has to have the approval of another in order for it to come back but that might change when somebody leaves, when somebody new and wonderful comes in.”

Fans on Twitter also suggested that Barrowman had more explicitly named Steven Moffat at conventions

For those missing Torchwood, there are two series’ of audio adventures available from Big Finish, with a third planned for 2017. John Barrowman meanwhile will return to the role of Captain Jack, also in 2017, with The Lives of Captain Jack, also from Big Finish.

Posted in News, Ongoing Series, Videos

Peter Capaldi and Neil Gaiman Perform in Support of the #WithRefugees Campaign

Twelfth Doctor actor Peter Capaldi has joined writer Neil Gaiman and many other acting stars to lend their support to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees’ (UNHCR) #WithRefugees campaign.

Joining the likes of Kit Harrington, Keira Knightley, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Jesse Eisenberg and UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Cate Blanchett, Capaldi and Gaiman perform in the new and emotional film – What They Took With Them, based on a rhythmic poem of the same name by Jenifer Toksvig. Many of the harrowing images featured in the film are taken from Brian Sokol’s photography project, ‘The Most Important Thing,’ made in collaboration with UNHCR.

UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency, is the world’s leading organisation dedicated to saving lives, protecting human rights and building a better future for refugees. We are in the field in over 125 countries using our expertise to protect and care for over 55 million people who have been forced to flee their homes to escape conflict and persecution.

Last December Peter travelled with UNHCR to meet Syrian families living in refugee camps and towns and cities across Jordan. Some of his experiences and thoughts were released in January.

“I think what a lot of people don’t understand is that the majority of the people who have been made to flee, they want to go home, it’s all anybody wants to do is to go home. These camps aren’t full of people sitting saying, y’know, it’d be great to go to Europe or it’d be great to go to America or London, whatever, they actually just want to go home… These people would open the door to other people, these people would help, they’ve been through the most terrible experiences and they remained generous. Thats what we have to try and understand, how much the same we all are… People who are caught up in these terrible conflicts deserve the dignity and compassion that we would hope to receive ourselves. Because that’s what you have to just keep reminding yourself, that we’re just incredibly lucky not to be in that position.” – Peter Capaldi

Will you stand #WithRefugees?

Each day war forces thousands of families to flee their homes.

People like you, people like me.

To escape the violence, they leave everything behind – everything except their hopes and dreams for a safer future. UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency believes that all refugees deserve to live in safety.

Add your name to the #WithRefugees petition to send a clear message to governments that they must act with solidarity and shared responsibility.

We stand together #WithRefugees. Please stand with us.

The #WithRefugees petition will be delivered to UN headquarters in New York ahead of the UN General Assembly high-level summit to address large movements of refugees and migrants, on September 19. The petition asks governments to:

  • Ensure every refugee child gets an education.
  • Ensure every refugee family has somewhere safe to live.
  • Ensure every refugee can work or learn new skills to make a positive contribution to their community.

Please show your support and stand #WithRefugees. Sign the petition now.

Posted in Books, Classic Series, Lists, Merchandise, News, Ongoing Series

12 Essential Doctor Who Books Coming This Autumn/Fall

Whographica: An Infographic Guide to Space and Time

51fbtaqhsblRelease Date: September 22, 2016

More colourful than Tom Baker’s scarf, and more clever than Osgood, Whographica explores the rich and peculiar history of Doctor Who through infographics, charts, maps – and more! Follow the tangled threads of the Doctor’s family tree. Discover the secrets of Dalek evolution. Learn what the Doctor so desperately wants to know himself: where and when to find his home planet.

Captivating, intriguing, beautiful and strange, Whographica will show you so much more than the average eye is allowed to see. Because, if you look hard, there are more wonders in this universe than you could have ever dreamed of.

odd0sgdv_normalAvailable to preorder via Amazon.


Doctor Who: The Fourth Doctor Volume 1 – Gaze of the Medusa

51g9jhvaiwlRelease Date: October 5, 2016

This incarnation is generally regarded as the most recognisable of the Doctors and one of the most popular, especially in the United States. The Fourth Doctor Vol 1 centres on one of the most beloved Doctor’s among fans, which was played by Tom Baker between 1974 and 1981. Adding to the impressive range of Titan Comics Doctor Who graphic novels, The Fourth Doctor promises thrills and surprises for Whovians everywhere!

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Doctor Who: The Official Annual 2017

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Join the Doctor for brand-new adventures on board the TARDIS in this year’s Doctor Who Annual. With secrets from the latest series, fact files on the latest terrifying monsters, exciting comic strips, stories, puzzles and activities, it’s the perfect read for any fan of the brilliant BBC show Doctor Who.

odd0sgdv_normalAvailable to preorder via Amazon.


Doctor Who: Time Lord Fairy Tales (Slipcase Edition)

81zqf2o-2zlAuthor: Justin Richards
Release Date: October 6, 2016

With 16 hardback books each containing a fairy tale set in the world of Doctor Who, this slipcase edition of Time Lord Fairy Tales includes a brand new story for 2016: The Emperor Dalek’s New Clothes. Time Lord Fairy Tales contains legendary stories of monsters, mysteries, villains and heroes from across the Whoniverse. A beautifully illustrated collection of dark and dangerous Whovian fairy tales, this slipcase is the perfect gift for any true Doctor Who fan.

odd0sgdv_normalAvailable to preorder via Amazon.


Doctor Who: A History of Humankind: The Doctor’s Official Guide

91hezwk-d9lRelease Date: October 6, 2016

Over billions of years of time travel, the Doctor has run into his fair share of important people – and he’s formed opinions on most of them too. Now the Twelfth Doctor has got hold of a history textbook from Coal Hill School, and he’s decided to improve it with notes of his own.

From Nefertiti to Robin Hood, this essential Doctor’s guide gives us his unique take on Earth’s most famous historical figures. Through annotations, scribblings and his trademark snarky humour, the Doctor has plenty to say about the pudding-brained humans he’s met on his travels. It’s history . . . but perhaps not quite as you know it!

odd0sgdv_normalAvailable to preorder via Amazon.


Doctor Who: Twelve Doctors of Christmas

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Authors: Jacqueline Rayner, Colin Brake, Richard Dungworth, Mike Tucker, Scott Handcock
Release Date: October 6, 2016

Inside this festive book of Doctor Who stories, you’ll find timey-wimey mysteries, travels in the TARDIS, monster-chasing excitement and plenty of Christmas magic.

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Is There Life Outside the Box?: An Actor Despairs

913zyaid8hlAuthor: Peter Davison
Release Date: October 6, 2016

His fans have spoken, but despite their requests, Peter Davison has gone ahead and written his autobiography anyway. It wasn’t the book they tried to stop it was more like the book they didn’t want him to start. An aspiring singer-songwriter, once dubbed Woking’s answer to Bob Dylan (by his mum, who once heard a Bob Dylan song), Peter actually penned a hit for Dave Clarke (still awaiting royalties) but soon swapped a life on the pub circuit to tread the boards.

From colonial roots – his dad was Guyanese and his mother was born in India – the family settled in Surrey where Peter’s academic achievements were unspectacular, he even managed to fail CSE woodwork, eliciting a lament from his astonished teacher ( All you have to do is recognise wood! ).

Despite this, Peter has secured his place in science fiction history, becoming the Fifth Doctor, despite nearly turning down the role. The Time Lord connection continued with the marriage of his daughter Georgia to Doctor number ten, David Tennant.

The artist formerly known as Peter Malcolm Gordon Moffett has starred in a number of television series including Love for Lydia, A Very Peculiar Practice, At Home with the Braithwaites and The Last Detective and became a national treasure for having his arm up a cow in his role as Tristan Farnon in All Creatures Great and Small. He was also in a Michael Winner movie…

He made his first stage appearance with an amateur dramatic company, but The Byfleet Players loss is now the West End’s gain as he now has a number of musicals to his name, including Legally Blonde, Chicago and Spamalot. Most recently he starred in the box office record breaking Gypsy where he rubbed shoulders backstage with Dames Meryl Streep, Maggie Smith and Judi Dench, all asking him for directions to Imelda Staunton’s dressing room.

One thing is for sure: of all the British screen and stage actors of the last fifty years, Peter Davison is certainly one of them and, within these pages, intrepid readers will at last have the dubious honour of sharing in his life and times as he despairs over whether there truly ever can be life outside the box.

odd0sgdv_normalAvailable to preorder via Amazon.


Doctor Who: The American Adventures

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Release Date: October 25, 2016

Travel through time and space with the Twelfth Doctor in these six brand new adventures, set in a host of locations across the US and eras from throughout US history.

An invisible spacecraft turns up at the Battle of New Orleans, an alien presence is detected at the 1944 D-Day landings, and ghosts take over New York’s subway tunnels as they’re being dug in the early 1900s… Filled with mystery, excitement and the Doctor’s trademark wit, these timeywimey stories will delight any Doctor Who fan.

odd0sgdv_normalAvailable to preorder via Amazon.


Doctor Who: The Whoniverse

51klhekzvllAuthor: George Mann & Justin Richards
Release Date: October 27, 2016

The Whoniverse is a never-before-seen history of the Human Race – from the formation of Earth round the Racnoss eggs, and the creation of life by the destruction of the last Jagaroth spaceship, through to the eventual expansion of the sun and end of the world and beyond – to New Earth, and Utopia…

Along the way, The Whoniverse also explores the untold histories of other planets and other lifeforms as they have interacted with humanity. We examine the Daleks and Cybermen, the Time Lords and the Sontarans, the Ice Warriors, Silurians, Weeping Angels, and many many more… We visit Gallifrey and Skaro, Mondas and Telos, Mars and Sontar, to explore how their histories have coincided with the Time Lords, and with our own.

With full-colour illustrations, maps, charts and photography throughout, The Whoniverse is a dramatic retelling of the uprisings, wars and battles that formed Doctor Who‘s universe, and an astonishing compendium of the races that live within it. It is the definitive, essential companion to this universe, and any other.

odd0sgdv_normalAvailable to preorder via Amazon.


Class: The Stone House, Joyride & What She Does Next Will Astound You

Authors: A.K. Benedict, Guy Adams, James Goss
Release Date: October 27, 2016

Three thrilling tie-in novels for Class, the new BBC Three series created and written by bestselling author Patrick Ness.

odd0sgdv_normalThe Stone House: Aavailable to preorder via Amazon.


odd0sgdv_normalJoyride: Available to preorder via Amazon.


odd0sgdv_normalWhat She Does Next Will Astound You: Available to preorder via Amazon.

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John Barrowman Says He Could Return to Doctor Who At Any Time

Captain Jack actor John Barrowman has said there would be no issue in returning to Doctor Who and he’d love to do it, noting the huge support among fans for his return to the series.

The character of Captain Jack first appeared in 2005's Empty Child
The character of Captain Jack first appeared in 2005’s Empty Child

Speaking to the Radio Times, Barrowman reveals the producers of Arrow have agreed to allow him to appear in Doctor Who should the opportunity arise:

“It’s a show and genre that changed my life; I love it dearly and if I’m asked I would do it at the drop of a hat. And also my producers here in the US for the show I’m on at the moment, Arrow, they’ve said if that did happen we’d let you do it. I would love to do it, and I do know that there’s a huge fanbase.”

Barrowman last appeared on the show in January 2010’s The End of Time Part Two, with a cameo in 2013’s Five(ish) Doctors. Last week the actor revealed that “egos” and “politics” were preventing the return of Torchwood to television.

For those missing Captain Jack, there are two series’ of Torchwood audio adventures available from Big Finish, with a third planned for 2017. John Barrowman meanwhile will return to the role of Captain Jack, also in 2017, with The Lives of Captain Jack, also from Big Finish.

 

Posted in Comics, Merchandise, News, Ongoing Series

Supremacy of the Cybermen #4 Coming This Month From Titan Comics

Titan’s Supremacy of the Cybermen mini-series continues later this month with the release of the fourth instalment, featuring Matt Smith’s Eleventh Doctor on the cover.

Exiled from Gallifrey at the very end of Time, Rassilon, fallen leader of the Time Lords, has been captured by the last of the Cybermen. Now the Cybermen have access to time travel. With it, every defeat is now a victory. Every foe is now dead — or Cyberised.

Synopsis

Things get worse for the Doctor – across four separate time zones! The Ninth Doctor gets too close to the enemy. The Tenth Doctor’s companions offer a terrifying sacrifice. The Eleventh Doctor digs deep and gives back with interest… and the Twelfth Doctor is faced with the most momentous choice of his life!

Written by: George Mann & Cavan Scott

Art by: Ivan Rodriguez

Covers

Made to coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Cybermen’s debut in The Tenth Planet, the mini-series forms a four-way crossover between Titan’s Ninth, Tenth, Eleventh and Twelfth Doctor ranges and is available now from ForbiddenPlanet.com. The collected edition can be ordered via the Amazon link below.

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John Barrowman Suggests Steven Moffat is Blocking Torchwood Return, Praises Chris Chibnall

In a somewhat surprising update to yesterday’s story where John Barrowman suggested “certain egos” and “politics” were stopping the return of Torchwood to the screens, the Captain Jack actor has now firmly pointed the finger in Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat’s direction.

The character of Captain Jack debuted in Steven Moffat's 2005 episode The Empty Child
The character of Captain Jack debuted in Steven Moffat’s 2005 episode The Empty Child

Speaking in a video released on Twitter, Barrowman says:

“Without giving too much away I was on phone conversations with one of our executives/exec producers, telling me the obstacles we’d have to face in order to bring [Torchwood] back and i don’t like to see things as obstacles because my feeling is that it’s a good show, it deserves to come back and i’m being told it can’t come back until it’s got approval from certain people involved with Doctor Who and i don’t understand why one show has to have the approval of another in order for it to come back but that might change when somebody leaves, when somebody new and wonderful comes in.”

The emphasis placed on “somebody leaves” would seem to point the finger squarely at Steven Moffat. Moffat of course departing Doctor Who at the end of the forthcoming Series 10, being replaced by Broadchurch‘s Chris Chibnall.

Speaking previously to the Radio Times, Barrowman had said:

“I was told that there are some obstacles to overcome, and every time I tried to talk about a way around them, it was almost like there was another obstacle. And this is a personal thing for me, this is not anything that was discussed, but I find it really a little disheartening that a company like the BBC can’t just say ‘Put your egos aside, we’re gonna go forward with this.’”

John went on to state how much those involved would love to see another series, citing “politics” as the major obstacle in the way of a return:

“I travel all over the world, and I see the popularity of Torchwood, but when it comes down that it’s not being done because of people’s egos, I find that really difficult. There’s a lot of politics involved, and the people that are close to it, I think would love to see it done, but there’s just certain egos in the path that are just standing in the way. That’s all I’ll say… I think obstacles are things that you have to work through. And you know, if it is a never scenario, it doesn’t mean that I’m gonna stop trying, as will a lot of other people on my side.”

For those missing Torchwood, there are two series’ of audio adventures available from Big Finish, with a third planned for 2017. John Barrowman meanwhile will return to the role of Captain Jack, also in 2017, with The Lives of Captain Jack, also from Big Finish.

Posted in News, Ongoing Series

Everything We Know About New Doctor Who Spin-Off Class

Synopsis

“What if your planet was massacred and you were the sole survivor? What if a legendary figure out of space and time found you a place to hide? But what if the things that want to kill you have tracked you down? And worst of all, what if you haven’t studied for your A-Levels…? Coal Hill School has been a part of the Doctor Who universe since the very beginning, but that has come at a price. All the time travelling over the years has caused the very walls of space and time to become thin. There’s something pressing in on the other side, something waiting for its chance to kill everyone and everything, to bring us all into Shadow.”

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Produced by BBC Wales, Class features the sixth form pupils of Coal Hill School in Shoreditch and their adventures as incredible dangers break through the walls of time and space. With darkness coming, London is unprotected.

Described as having all the action, heart and adrenalin of the best YA fiction such as Buffy and The Hunger Games, this will be Coal Hill School like you’ve never seen it before.

Filming for the series commenced in April of this year and wrapped in September.

Writer Patrick Ness says:

“I can’t wait for people to meet the heroes of Class, to meet the all-new villains and aliens, to remember that the horrors of the darkest corners of existence are just about on par with having to pass your A-Levels.”

Ness also says that the best Young Adult fiction should be aimed at teenagers but also reach beyond it’s boundaries:

“That’s who it should be for first, but the best YA reaches beyond that. The best of anything reaches beyond its boundaries… The idea is to take everything that I love about YA, which is the great breadth of it and the great depth of it and its fearlessness… and the way that it takes teenage characters seriously as complex human beings, and just put that on television in the Doctor Who universe and that sounded very, very exciting to me.”

Cast and Crew

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Greg Austin as Charlie
Fady Elsayed
Sophie Hopkins as April
Vivian Oparah
Katherine Kelly as Miss Quill
Nigel Betts as Season 8’s Mr. Armitage
Paul Marc Davis
Anna Shaffer as Rachel
Cyril Nri as Chair

With a special guest performance by Peter Capaldi as The Doctor

“The main thing I just wanted to say, guys, is how excited I am to get started and how nervous I am to do it justice. I just really hope I can do justice to the whole ‘Doctor Who’ universe and especially to you guys.” – Gregory Austin

Written by: Patrick Ness
Produced by: Derek Ritchie
Executive Producers: Patrick Ness, Brian Minchin, Steven Moffat.
Directors: Ed Bazalgette, Philippa Lansdale, Wayne Yip, Julian Holmes (finale).

“‘Class’ is dark and sexy and right now. I’ve always wondered if there could be a British ‘Buffy’ — it’s taken the brilliant Patrick Ness to figure out how to make it happen.” – Steven Moffat

Episodes

The series will consist of eight 45 minute episodes, commencing with The Prom this October.

“I want to show the world new stuff. I want to have new things that maybe we haven’t seen before. That’s my goal. That’s what I’m aiming for — shock you with something new. Something like the Weeping Angels, which I think are great, are brand new. Steven Moffat invented them a couple seasons ago. There’s not going to be any weeping angels on ‘Class,’ but I’m just saying that they’re something new to the ‘Doctor Who’ universe that are just awesome, and I would like to do that.” – Patrick Ness

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Merchandise

Three tie-in novels will be published on October 27,

  • The Stone House by A.K. Benedict
  • Joyride by Guy Adams
  • What She Does Next Will Astound You by James Goss

Albert DePetrillo, Senior Editorial Director at BBC Books says:

“Patrick Ness is simply one of the finest writers working today – in any genre – and his new television series has all the hallmarks of his dazzling fiction. Class is a hugely exciting new brand for the BBC list, and we’re delighted to be working with Patrick and the production team at BBC Wales on these official tie-ins.”

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Class will air first on BBC3 before airing on BBC1, the series debuting this October. BBC America will also air the series, with no confirmation on a timeframe.

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John Barrowman Blames “Egos” For No Torchwood Return

Captain Jack Harkness actor John Barrowman has blamed “certain egos” for there being no new series of Doctor Who spin-off Torchwood.

Torchwood last aired in 2011
Torchwood last aired in 2011

Last airing in 2011 with Miracle Day, Torchwood has failed to re-materialise on screen, a fact that Barrowman puts down to unnamed egos and being told there are “obstacles” to overcome in a new interview with the Radio Times.

“I was told that there are some obstacles to overcome, and every time I tried to talk about a way around them, it was almost like there was another obstacle. And this is a personal thing for me, this is not anything that was discussed, but I find it really a little disheartening that a company like the BBC can’t just say ‘Put your egos aside, we’re gonna go forward with this.’”

John went on to state how much those involved would love to see another series, citing “politics” as the major obstacle in the way of a return:

“I travel all over the world, and I see the popularity of Torchwood, but when it comes down that it’s not being done because of people’s egos, I find that really difficult. There’s a lot of politics involved, and the people that are close to it, I think would love to see it done, but there’s just certain egos in the path that are just standing in the way. That’s all I’ll say… I think obstacles are things that you have to work through. And you know, if it is a never scenario, it doesn’t mean that I’m gonna stop trying, as will a lot of other people on my side.”

For those missing Torchwood, there are two series’ of audio adventures available from Big Finish, with a third planned for 2017. John Barrowman meanwhile will return to the role of Captain Jack, also in 2017, with The Lives of Captain Jack, also from Big Finish.

Posted in Audio, Big Finish, Merchandise, News, Ongoing Series

Captain Jack Returns to Big Finish in 2017 With The Lives of Captain Jack

John Barrowman will return to the role of Captain Jack Harkness in 2017 with a new box set of audio adventures from Big Finish – The Lives of Captain Jack.

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Joined by Camille Codouri as Jackie Tyler and Russell Tovey as Alonso Frame, the set comes from the pens of James Goss and Guy Adams.

Speaking to BigFinish.com, Goss says the mini-series will feature snippets from the Captain’s long existence:

“The Lives Of Captain Jack features just four adventures from his incredibly long existence. It takes us from the year 200,101; to the Powell Estate; to the Time Agency and to an enchanted evening with Jack and Alonso Frame. John was an utter delight throughout, and the day with him and Camille may have been one of the happiest in my life.”

Synopses

1. The Year After I Died by Guy Adams

Set in the year 200,101, on an Earth ravaged by the Daleks, Jack struggles to save humanity from its oldest enemy.

2. Wednesdays For Beginners by James Goss

Jack and Jackie Tyler must unite to rescue the Powell Estate from a force whose name Jackie can never say.

3. One Enchanted Evening by James Goss

Captain Jack and Alonso Frame have only just met. But why did the Doctor want them to be together?

4. Month 25 by Guy Adams

He’s the young star of the Time Agency, and his whole life is about to fall apart. But that’s not going to stop him winning.

The Lives of Captain Jack is available to preorder now from BigFinish.com and will be released in June of 2017.