Christmas came early this year when I received a message from Louis Trapani, the showrunner behind Doctor Who: Podshock this morning. That message – a link to the following story – was (for me) an AMAZING gift to the fans of Doctor Who! Read more
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The premiere of Series 9 of Doctor Who is quickly approaching. How will the Twelfth Doctor’s second series differ from his first? What will happen to Clara Oswald, if anything? How did Osgood survive, or did she? And, do I even need to speculate about Missy? Join me as I speculate about what might happen – or what I would like to see happen – as Series 9 of Doctor Who unfolds. Read more
The Doctor, Clara, and The Mistress (Missy) will return for Series 9 starting on Saturday, September 19, 2015! The cast made an appearance – along with showrunner Steven Moffat – at the San Diego Comic-Con this week. Are you ready for the new season for Doctor Who? Read more
Join me, Louis Trapani, Dave Cooper, and Lee Shackleford as we take a look back at ‘Rose’, the episode that introduced Doctor Who to a new generation of fans. Read more
Today is a celebration! Why? Well, it’s simple because without what happened ten years ago today on the BBC, I would not be writing this blog. (Or, at least, a blog titled HR to WHO.) Today is the 10th anniversary of Rose, the episode that brought introduced us to Rose Tyler and brought back Doctor Who. Read more
Fans of Doctor Who fans have probably – most likely – heard the news by now. Or, as she would say it: Please, try to keep up. What news, you ask? The news that Michelle Gomez’s “Missy”, aka The Mistress aka The Master will return for Series 9!
I was away from home and in a hotel with less-than-fast internet speeds. That didn’t keep me away from participating in the latest episode of Doctor Who: Podshock. In this episode, we explore what Doctor Who is really all about, plus news, and more. Hosted by Louis Trapani, Dave Cooper, Lee Shackleford and yours truly. Read more
Episode 323 of Doctor Who: Podshock features interviews with writer and creator of the Daleks, Terry Nation, and actor Mark Strickson (Vislor Turlough in Doctor Who), and more. The episode is hosted by Louis Trapani. Read more
The latest episode of Doctor Who: Podshock, Episode 322, is now available for download or listening online. This is a very…VERY…special episode for me. Why? It is my first time as a co-host of the show. I was on the majority of the 2014 live recordings and featured many of those on this site. Now, for this episode, I joined Louis Trapani along with Lee Shackleford as we reviewed the 1972 serial, The Sea Devils. This story features Jon Pertwee‘s Third Doctor, Katy Manning as Jo Grant, and Roger Delgado as The Master.
The world of Doctor Who forever changed on June 08, 1974 in the final moments of the sixth-and-final installment of ‘Planet of the Spiders‘. It was at this moment that Tom Baker first appeared (uncredited) as the Fourth incarnation of our favorite Time Lord. Baker brought the role to even greater heights than his predecessors, Jon Pertwee, Patrick Troughton, and William Hartnell. Now, as the oldest surviving Doctor, he celebrates his birthday. His 81st birthday! Read more