DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 579

DAVID TENNANT AND CATHERINE TATE –THE INSIDE STORY Highlights of the new issue include: An exclusive from Russell T Davies, Doctor Who’s incoming showrunner, on the return of David Tennant and Catherine Tate to the series. Newly released documents reveal the details behind the classification certificates of Doctor Who videos in the 1980s and 90s.…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 578

NCUTI GATWA – THE NEW DOCTOR WHO Highlights of the new issue include: An exclusive from Russell T Davies, Doctor Who’s incoming showrunner, on the casting of Ncuti Gatwa. The story of Ncuti Gatwa’s life and career to date. A 1991 interview with Gordon Flemyng, director of the 1960s Dalek movies, published in full for…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 577

EXCLUSIVE: THE ULTIMATE INTERVIEW WITH SHOWRUNNER CHRIS CHIBNALL Highlights of the new issue include: In his most extensive and revealing interview ever, Chris Chibnall looks back on his time as Doctor Who showrunner and shares detailed insights into the making of the series since 2017. Director Paul Joyce provides a commentary on the stills that…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 576

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW OF LEGEND OF THE SEA DEVILS Highlights of the new issue include: An exclusive 15-page preview of the Easter Special, Legend of the Sea Devils, featuring contributions from Chris Chibnall, Crystal Yu, Marlowe Chan-Reeves and Arthur Lee. Exclusive interviews with Legend of the Sea Devils co-writer Ella Road and director Haolu Wang. Ray…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 575

40 YEARS OF THE FIFTH DOCTOR Highlights of the new issue include: The results of DWM’s World Cup of the Fifth Doctor, which saw his 20 television stories pitted against each other in a series of polls on Twitter. An exclusive look at the files of 1980s script editor Eric Saward, including new interviews with…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 574

COLIN BAKER, BONNIE LANGFORD AND RUSSELL T DAVIES REVEAL THE NEXT CHAPTER FOR THE SIXTH DOCTOR Highlights of the new issue include: An exclusive preview of Mind of the Hodiac (Russell T Davies’ first Doctor Who script) ahead of its Big Finish release, with contributions from Colin Baker, Bonnie Langford, Russell, Scott Handcock and Emily…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 573

HOW DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY TRANSFORMED DOCTOR WHO Highlights of the new issue include: DWM charts the history of digital effects in Doctor Who from the 1970s to the most recent episodes. Dave Bannister and Andrew Robertson from VFX company DNEG describe their contributions to Flux. Digital matte artist Jim McCarthy discusses his work on Doctor Who…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 572

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW OF THE NEW YEAR’S DAY SPECIAL Highlights of the new issue include: An exclusive preview of Eve of the Daleks, with contributions from Chris Chibnall, John Bishop, Mandip Gill and director Annetta Laufer. Interviews with Series 13’s directors, Jamie Magnus Stone and Azhur Saleem. An interview with Annabel Scholey, who played Claire in…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 571

EXCLUSIVE SERIES 13 PREVIEW AND THE LATEST FROM CHRIS CHIBNALL Highlights of the new issue include: Three variant covers to collect – Swarm, Azure and Skaak. The latest Production Notes from showrunner Chris Chibnall. An exclusive preview of the final episodes of Series 13, with contributions from Chris Chibnall, Jodie Whittaker, Mandip Gill and John…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 570

EXCLUSIVE SERIES 13 PREVIEW AND BIG FINISH DOWNLOAD CODE IN A BUMPER ISSUE! Highlights of the new issue include: An exclusive preview of the first episodes of Series 13, with contributions from Chris Chibnall, Jodie Whittaker, Mandip Gill and John Bishop. Jacob Anderson answers questions in Out of the TARDIS. Costume designer Ray Holman discusses…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 569

JOHN BISHOP JOINS THE TARDIS CREW Highlights of the new issue include: An exclusive interview with John Bishop, in which he discusses growing up with Doctor Who, shooting the new series, and answers questions from DWM’s TARDIS tin. The second and final part of Black Powder, a brand-new adventure for the Thirteenth Doctor and Yaz,…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 568

CHRIS CHIBNALL ON LEAVING DOCTOR WHO Highlights of the new issue include: Showrunner Chris Chibnall writes exclusively for DWM on why he and Jodie Whittaker are leaving Doctor Who. A brand-new adventure for the Thirteenth Doctor and Yaz, written by Joy Wilkinson. The complex story behind the destruction of Doctor Who episodes – and the…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 567

HERE COMES SUMMER! Going on holiday might not be so easy this year, but we can remember some of the highlights of summers past in the new issue of DWM: A celebration of the BBC’s Doctor Who exhibitions in the 1970s, from the Science Museum in London to Middlesbrough Town Hall, plus Blackpool and Longleat.…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 566

JODIE WHITTAKER & MANDIP GILL ANSWER YOUR QUESTIONS Highlights of this issue also include: A CGI reconstruction of the sets from Episode 4 of The Tenth Planet. A tribute to the late Roy Scammell, who performed some of Doctor Who’s most spectacular stunts. The performance that recreated sections of Richard Rodney Bennett’s score for 1964…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 565

UNLOCKING THE SEVENTH DOCTOR’S SECRETS Highlights of this issue include: The story behind the discovery of Season 24’s previously unseen footage. An interview with 1980s production secretary Kate Easteal, who shares her memories of producer John Nathan-Turner. Margaret Toley describes her role as secretary to Doctor Who’s story editors in the 1960s and early 70s.…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 564

25 YEARS OF THE EIGHTH DOCTOR Highlights of this anniversary issue include: What the Eighth Doctor Did Next – a guide to the adventures that took place after the TV movie. A revealing interview with the actor who was very nearly cast as the Eighth Doctor. The second part of an exclusive interview with Christopher…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 563

CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTON THE DWM INTERVIEW Highlights of the new issue include: An exclusive in-depth interview with Christopher Eccleston – his first with DWM in 16 years! Former showrunner Steven Moffat on writing for the Ninth Doctor. A preview of Ravagers, the new box set of audio adventures starring Christopher Eccleston as the Doctor. Jonathan Morris…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 562

CHRIS NOTH, JOHN LLOYD, THE MOONBASE AND MORE! Highlights of the new issue include: Some of Doctor Who’s most renowned illustrators discuss their techniques: Chris Achilléos, Colin Howard, Martin Geraghty, Stuart Crouch, Anthony Dry and Anthony Lamb all speak exclusively to DWM. Television producer John Lloyd discusses his never-realised 1979 four-parter The Doomsday Contract ahead…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 561

INCLUDING A NEW AND EXCLUSIVE TARGET BOOK! Highlights of the new issue include: Exclusive interviews with some of the authors of the upcoming Target novelisations: Robert Shearman (Dalek), Mark Gatiss (The Crimson Horror) and Joy Wilkinson (The Witchfinders). A celebration of the classic Target books. Target collectors discuss their hobby. Inside the making of the…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 560

50 YEARS OF THE MASTER Highlights of the new issue include: The results of the World Cup of the Master – a Twitter tournament to decide the renegade Time Lord’s greatest stories. Current Master Sacha Dhawan answers questions from the TARDIS Tin. On set with Russell T Davies and Phil Collinson as they recreate some…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 559

JODIE WHITTAKER, JOHN BARROWMAN & CHRIS CHIBNALL PREVIEW REVOLUTION OF THE DALEKS Highlights of the new issue include: An exclusive preview of the New Year’s Day Special, featuring contributions from Jodie Whittaker, John Barrowman, Chris Noth, Nathan Stewart-Jarrett, Chris Chibnall, director Lee Haven Jones and costume designer Ray Holman. The latest from showrunner Chris Chibnall…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 558

THE COLLECTABLES ISSUE Highlights of the new issue include: An 18-page celebration of the show’s best-loved collectables, including: Dalek Rolykins, Weetabix cards, Dapol action figures, Doctor Who Adventures toys, the Cyberman Voice Changer and much more. An exclusive Series 13 update from showrunner Chris Chibnall in his Production Notes. A look at how Doctor Who…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 557

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW OF DALEKS! Highlights of the new issue include: An exclusive look at the new animated YouTube series Daleks!, featuring interviews with the cast and crew members. Voice artist Nicholas Briggs explains how he brought the Emperor Dalek to life. Doctor Who’s 50 scariest moments, with comments from Maxine Alderton, Chris Chibnall, Frazer Hines,…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 556

TIME LORD VICTORIOUS BEGINS HERE… Highlights of the new issue include: A bonus 20-page supplement featuring the first part of Time Lord Victorious: Monstrous Beauty, an exclusive new comic-strip adventure for the Ninth Doctor and Rose. A detailed guide to Time Lord Victorious and an interview with producer James Goss. Tracy-Ann Oberman answers questions from…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 555

BACK TO THE 1970s FOR THE TARDIS JOURNEY WE NEVER SAW… Highlights of the new issue include: The story behind a bizarre and long-lost adventure starring Tom Baker as the Doctor. Derek Jacobi answers questions from the TARDIS Tin. An exclusive preview of the new animated version of Fury from the Deep. How Doctor Who…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 554

CONTROVERSIAL CONTINUITY! Highlights of the new issue include: An in-depth investigation into the areas of the Doctor Who universe where our fragments of knowledge don’t quite add up, with sections devoted to the Doctor, the TARDIS, Gallifrey, the Daleks and the Cybermen. Arthur Darvill, who played Rory, answers questions from the TARDIS Tin. Hair and…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 553

JON PERTWEE AND ELISABETH SLADEN ARE YOUR HOSTS FOR A VISIT TO THE SET OF DOCTOR WHO! Highlights of the new issue include: Newly discovered interviews conducted at the heart of production on Death to the Daleks and Planet of the Spiders. The Doctor Who directing masterclass, featuring exclusive interviews with directors Joe Ahearne, Richard…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 552

THE FIRST DOCTOR’S GREATEST ADVENTURES – CHOSEN BY THE READERS OF DWM! Thirty-two First Doctor stories battled for the top spot in our epic Twitter contest. Which is the fans’ favourite? Issue 552 also includes: Series 11 writers Pete McTighe, Vinay Patel and Joy Wilkinson interview each other. Mark Gatiss answers questions from the TARDIS…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 551

“Steven, you know full well we’re always winging it…”  FORMER DOCTOR WHO SHOWRUNNERS RUSSELL T DAVIES AND STEVEN MOFFAT INTERVIEW EACH OTHER! Issue 551 also includes: Extended Production Notes from current showrunner Chris Chibnall. Composer Segun Akinola reveals his inspirations for the Series 12 soundtrack. In the first virtual Out of the TARDIS, Neil Gaiman…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 550

Doctor Who Magazine issue 550 celebrates Doctor Who’s mid-70s classics. Highlights include: Showrunner Chris Chibnall and former producer Philip Hinchcliffe – together at the Doctor Who studio! Director Michael E Briant describes the making of his 1977 classic The Robots of Death. Sadie Miller remembers her mother, Sarah Jane Smith actress Elisabeth Sladen. The Doctor Who Magazine review of Series 12 – every episode from Spyfall to The…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 549

WORLD EXCLUSIVE: JO MARTIN IS THE DOCTOR! The latest issue of Doctor Who Magazine has an exclusive interview with Jo Martin, who guest-starred as the Doctor in Fugitive of the Judoon and The Timeless Children. Other highlights include: Ray Holman reveals how he created the costume worn by Jo Martin’s Doctor. A celebration of ten…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 548

SACHA DHAWAN ON THE RETURN OF THE MASTER! The latest issue of Doctor Who Magazine has an exclusive, in-depth interview with Sacha Dhawan. Other highlights include: A choice of collectable covers, one featuring Sacha Dhawan and one featuring Jodie Whittaker. Exclusive previews of the final four episodes of Series 12. The latest Production Notes from…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 547

OUT OF THE TARDIS WITH BRADLEY WALSH! The latest issue of Doctor Who Magazine also includes: The second part of an exclusive, in-depth interview with showrunner Chris Chibnall. Interviews with the new writers of Series 12. Exclusive previews of the next four episodes. The untold story of Denis Alan Print, the Doctor Who merchandise company…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 546

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEWS OF THE NEW DOCTOR WHO EPISODES! Every issue of the festive Doctor Who Magazine includes: A GIANT DOUBLE-SIDED POSTER A THIRTEENTH DOCTOR ART CARD Other highlights include: An exclusive, in-depth interview with showrunner Chris Chibnall, plus his latest Production Notes. The directors of Series 12 speak exclusively to DWM. Exclusive previews of the…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 545

THE WORLD CUP OF THE DALEKS Thirty-two Dalek stories battled for supremacy in our epic Twitter contest. Which is the fans’ favourite? Highlights of this issue include: A 16-page celebration of the Daleks, including the results of DWM’s online tournament. An exclusive Series 12 update. Writer and director Pete McTighe goes behind the scenes on…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 544

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE CELEBRATES ITS 40TH ANNIVERSARY! The celebratory issue comes with:   A 100-MINUTE DOCTOR WHO DVD including exclusive and previously unseen material. A 32-PAGE SUPPLEMENT featuring an index of DWM and its sister publications, from 1979 to the present day. A DOWNLOAD CODE for 11 complete hour-long audio adventures from Big Finish.  …

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 543

THE JOHN NATHAN-TURNER LEGACY A new perspective on Doctor Who’s longest-serving producer, featuring previously unseen images from his own scrapbooks! Highlights of this issue include: Former Doctor Who script editor Andrew Cartmel describes working with John Nathan-Turner. Sophie Aldred explains how JNT changed her life. Stephen Cranford on what it was like to know JNT…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 542

TODAY’S DOCTOR WHO WRITERS PAY TRIBUTE TO THE SERIES’ PIONEERS Featuring exclusive contributions from: Paul Cornell, Sarah Dollard, Matthew Graham, Peter Harness, Pete McTighe, Steven Moffat, James Moran, Rona Munro, Robert Shearman and Toby Whithouse. This issue also includes: Exclusive interviews with Billie Piper and Camille Coduri ahead of Big Finish’s new audio series Rose…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 541

HIDDEN TREASURES FROM ONE OF THE SERIES’ GREATEST DIRECTORS – ONLY IN DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 541! Previously unseen images and new insights on the stories Christopher Barry directed: The Daleks, The Rescue, The Romans, The Savages, The Power of the Daleks, The Dæmons, The Mutants, Robot, The Brain of Morbius and The Creature from the…

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE 540

DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE CELEBRATES JON PERTWEE’S CENTENARY WITH 30 PAGES DEVOTED TO THE THIRD DOCTOR!   This issue includes: The World Cup of the Third Doctor. How did your favourite story fare in our epic Twitter tournament? Lost for more than 40 years – a candid interview with Jon Pertwee from the very first Doctor…