The latest episode of BBC sci-fi series Doctor Who pulled in nearly 5 million viewers according to early overnight figures.
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As reported earlier nine episodes previously ‘lost’ from the Doctor Who archives have been discovered abroad. Episodes from stories The Web of Fear and The Enemy of the World have been returned to the BBC Archives.
Doctor Who serial The Moonbase is set for release next year on DVD.
Peter Capaldi has emerged as the bookies favourite to replace Matt Smith as The Doctor in BBC One’s long-running sci-fi series Doctor Who.
The BBC has denied rumours that around 90 missing episodes of sci-fi series Doctor Who have been recovered.
Newcomer Sophie Holt is the latest casting announced for the Doctor Who 50th anniversary drama An Adventure In Space And Time.
Steven Moffat has revealed he was originally against bringing back to the Ice Warriors to Doctor Who.
There are currently over 100 episodes of Doctor Who missing from the BBC archives; most of them are from the William Hartnell and Patrick Troughton era of the sci-fi series. The Patrick Troughton era is particularly badly effected by missing episodes with only a handful of stories complete in the archives.
The Radio Times has revealed that former League of Gentlemen actor Reece Shearsmith will play Patrick Troughton in the Doctor Who 50th anniversary drama An Adventure in Space and Time.
BBC Worldwide has revealed that the Doctor Who story The Tenth Planet will be released on DVD at the end of the year with its missing episode replaced by an animated version.