Posts tagged with "The Doctor’s Wife"
If you’re struggling to hold out until the anniversary special for your next Doctor Who fix, you’ll be pleased to hear that a new, Neil Gaiman-penned mini-sode called The Rain Gods has emerged online.
On his tumblr, Gaiman explains that the scene was initially written as part of The Doctor’s Wife (Episode 4, Series 6). It was subsequently drawn up as a three-page comic by Mark Buckingham before finally taking its present form to...
Directed by Stephen Woolfenden
Written by Neil Gaiman
Starring Matt Smith and Jenna-Louise Coleman
When you’ve written one of the best episodes of Doctor Who in recent memory, The Doctor’s Wife, a wonderful tale of the TARDIS, where do you go next?
You take one of the Doctor’s (Matt Smith) greatest foes – the Cybermen – and you make them more sinister than ever in potentially the best episode this series.
Then again, you are Neil Gaiman....
The start of a new series wasn’t the only reason for Whovians to celebrate. Doctor Who won a Hugo Award in the category of “Best Dramatic Presentation (Short Form)”.
The winning episode “The Doctor’s Wife” beat off Community and, erm, more Doctor Who, “The Girl Who Waited” and “A Good Man Goes to War” to be precise.
Neil Gaiman, writer for the winning episode, was there to pick up the award and in his acceptance speech said “…only...