Doctor Who

Aired: Sep 01, 2012 , Sunday at 19:00 on BBC one

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Episode Summary: Kidnapped by his oldest foe, the Doctor is forced on an impossible mission - to a place even the Daleks are too terrified to enter... the Asylum. A planetary prison confining the most terrifying and insane of their kind, the Doctor and the Ponds must find an escape route. But with Amy and Rory's relationship in meltdown, and an army of mad Daleks closing in, more
... it is up to the Doctor to save their lives, as well as the Pond's marriage.
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Asylum of the Daleks

On the planet Skaro, a woman, Darla, meets with the Doctor. He admits that he got her message and that not many people can contact him. She explains that she has a daughter, Hannah, in a Dalek prison camp, and asks the Doctor for his help in rescuing her. He demands to know who told her about him but Darla insists that it doesn't matter. Darla explains that she managed to escape but the Doctor points out that no one escapes a Dalek prison camp. He takes her hand and realizes that it's cold, and then tells her that ... more

Save the Daleks

The biggest surprise of the Season 7 premiere was the unexpected appearance of the Doctor's new assistant, Clara. Or, as she was called in "Asylum of the Daleks," Oswin Oswald. Oswin described herself as shipwrecked and being held captive. Things turned out to be quite different indeed, and only time will tell if the Oswin we met as a Dalek will be the same Clara purported to be the Doctor's future companion. Frankly, it doesn't matter. How they managed to keep the lid on such a big reveal in the ... more



'Doctor Who': David Tennant, Matt Smith, and Jodie Whittaker Virtually Reunite for HBO Max

In honor of HBO Max becoming the official streaming home for all of the new incarnation of  “Doctor Who,” the WarnerMedia streaming service and BBC America came together for a first-time-ever “Meeting of the Doctors,” a virtual panel featuring David Tennant, Matt Smith, and current helmer of the Doctor mantle,  more

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The Doctor is in, for the foreseeable future. Despite a sharp ratings decline from the season prior, Doctor Who is in no danger of being TARDISpatched with, a BBC exec made clear on Monday. Doctor Who opened Season 12 on New Year’s Day with 4.9 million total viewers in the UK, down 40 percent from Jodie Whittaker’s well-watched October 2018 debut as the Thirteenth Doctor. Since then, this season’s audience has decreased almost every week in the UK... more

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