Sylvester McCoy

When British daytime TV and geek heroes collide

Louisa Mellor Feature
Mar 11, 2015

Doctor Who, Star Trek and more: what happened when sci-fi, horror & fantasy heroes have popped up on British daytime TV over the years…

Doctor Who: the 1988 report that sounded its death knell

Louisa Mellor Feature
Mar 5, 2015

This BBC audience reaction report was one of the first nails in Doctor Who's coffin in the late eighties…

Why new BBC Three sitcom Crims is worth your time

Jake Laverde Feature
Jan 8, 2015

New BBC Three prison-set sitcom Crims, which starts tonight at 9pm, has plenty of Inbetweeners-style fun going for it...

Doctor Who: how Ace set the template for modern companions

Andrew Younger Feature
Jan 5, 2015

Sophie Aldred's Ace was a Doctor Who companion ahead of her time. We look back at the girl from Perivale's time in the TARDIS...

21 Doctor Who stories better than their reputation suggests

Andrew Blair Feature
Nov 20, 2014

From the Macra to The Mysterious Planet, Andrew finds the gold in oft-unloved Doctor Who episodes from across the decades...

What Who series 8 can learn from Remembrance Of The Daleks

Andrew Blair Feature
Aug 11, 2014

Andrew traces the influence of a classic Seventh Doctor serial on today's Doctor Who, and looks at what series 8 can learn from it...

Doctor Who: The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot getting DVD release

Simon Brew News
Jun 2, 2014

Peter Davison's joyous Doctor Who special, The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot, is to get a disc release...

Dr Who: films of Peter Davison, Colin Baker, Sylvester McCoy

Alex Westthorp Feature
Apr 16, 2014

Alex's trek through the film roles of actors who've played the Doctor reaches Peter Davison, Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy...

Our favourite things about The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot

Andrew Blair Feature
Nov 27, 2013

Here are our favourite moments from Peter Davison and co.'s tremendous gift to Who fans, The Five(ish) Doctors Reboot...

Doctor Who: the lead-up to the 25th anniversary

Giles Marshall Feature
Aug 2, 2013

Giles looks back on the state of Doctor Who by its 25th anniversary, an inauspicious period leading to the temporary end of the Doctor...