The eight-episode period drama reunites the actor with Peaky Blinders and Locke creator Steven Knight.
The Shaun of the Dead actor will live his fanboy dream and appear alongside Peter Capaldi’s Twelfth Doctor this Christmas.
Ricky Gervais will reprise his The Office role in Life On the Road, which chronicles David Brent’s attempts to become a rock star.
Chris Hardwick will host a pair of live television specials for the Aug. 23 season premiere, which will also be screened in select theaters.
Steven Moffat says The Hobbit filmmaker is “sincere in his Doctor Who fandom, and still wants to helm an episode.
The BBC has unveiled the first full trailer for the upcoming eighth season, with Peter Capaldi looking to right some of the Doctor’s wrongs.
Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman take center stage in the first official image from the Season 8 premiere.
Apologizing for the leak, the BBC said, “We know only too well that Doctor Who fans are the best in the world and we thank them for their help with this and their continued loyalty.”
The BBC revealed that some previously male characters will be depicted as female in the updated version of Danger Mouse.
One of the Doctor’s many enemies sees “beauty, divinity, hatred” inside the Time Lord’s two hearts.
The special will film in January, with a three-episode Season 4 scheduled to shoot later in the year.