In the run up to Season 8 of Doctor Who, Peter Davison recounts what it takes to be the ultimate companion. Meeting with cast and crew past and present, Peter travels the UK and the USA in search of the answers.
A look at the opening of the first episode of the new season, The Bells of Saint John.
In the aftermath of the battle of Demons Run, a battle-scarred Strax lies dying on the floor - or has he just fainted...
1 Blue Box, 1 New Companion, 8 Amazing Adventures
Clara is summoned to an impossible conference call, alerting her that the deadly Whisper Men are closing in on Vastra, Jenny and Strax. Someone is kidnapping the Doctor's friends, leading him toward the one place in all of time and space that he should never go. It's a deadly trap that threatens to unravel his past, present and future...
Season seven of Doctor Who will see the last days of the Ponds with Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill returning as Amy and Rory for their final, rollercoaster voyage with the Doctor - but what will he do after their heartbreaking departure? Prepare yourselves for thrills, adventures and dramatic surprises as the show builds towards its enormous, climactic 50th anniversary year.
Part 3 of "The Curse of Fenric".
Part 2 of "The Curse of Fenric".
Part 2 of "Ghost Light"
The Doctor and Ace travel back in time to Gabriel Chase, an old house Ace once burnt down. There they meet a colorful cast of characters with troublesome plans for the planet.
Part 3 of "Vengeance on Varos".
During a visit to Varos to obtain vital supplies for the Tardis, Peri is captured by the cruel commandant of the Punishment Dome.
Part 4 of "The Caves of Androzani".
Part 3 of "The Caves of Androzani".
The Doctor and Peri contract a fatal disease on Androzani Minor and must search for the one known cure.
Part 4 of "The Visitation".
Doctor Who premieres Saturday, April 17, 9:00p.m. on BBC
Orbiting a quiet backwater planet, the massed forces of the universe’s deadliest species gather, drawn to a mysterious message that echoes out to the stars. And among them – the Doctor. Rescuing Clara from a family Christmas dinner, the Time Lord and his best friend must learn what this enigmatic signal means for his own fate and that of the universe. Orla Brady (Fringe, Mistresses) guest stars as Tasha Lem.
Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman explain the challenges of shooting apart.
A forest has grown everywhere overnight and taken back the Earth.
The Doctor is trapped in the TARDIS.
Clara comes up against an enemy that exists beyond human perception.
The Doctor comes face-to-face with an alien mummy... for 66 seconds.
Peter Capaldi loved the set so much, he would've been happy to stay inside!
Watch an extended version of the pop star's Orient Express performance.
Clara discovers a new menace from another dimension.
The clock is ticking for the passengers aboard the Orient Express.
Peter Capaldi examines the Doctor's caretaker disguise.
Clara tearily tells the Doctor not to return.
Peter Capaldi explains who taught him his smooth yo-yo moves.
There's a mummy on the Orient Express... in space.
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