Peter Capaldi is our 12th Time Lord and will be gracing our screens soon – we can’t wait!
Happy Birthday Peter
Did you know on this day in 1973, Episode 2 of Planet of the Daleks was broadcast? It was Season 10 and starred Jon Pertwee as the 3rd Doctor with Jo Grant his companion.
Writer was Terry Nation and David Maloney the Director.
A Thal Commando team discover an immense Dalek army hidden beneath an ice volcano, on Spiridon.
In 2007, the 181st story Gridlock was broadcast. It starred David Tennant as the Doctor with Martha Jones as his companion.
Writer Russell T Davies and Director Richard Clark.
The Doctor returns to New Earth in the year five billion and fifty three and to the city of New New York. All set to show Martha the future he’s horrified to see the city choking under its own exhaust fumes in a traffic jam going nowhere.
Celebrating their birthdays with you are: Sarah Michelle Gellar, Adrian Brody, Robert Carlyle, Julie Christie, Anthony Hall, and Chris Langham.
©BBC Doctor Who 1963
Mark Campbell (2000) Doctor Who Pocket Essential Guide