It was announced this week that Steven Moffat of Doctor Who fame will be adapting Audrey Niffenegger's 2003 novel The Time Traveler's Wife as a series for HBO. As a huge fan of the book, I don't want to say it's unfilmable, but I will say that the story already exists in its ideal form and the circumstances would have to be perfect for an adaptation to hit anywhere close to the mark of the book. And so far, the circumstances have been pretty crappy.Read More
"I hate you." "No you don't."
Not since Galahad has a character been inserted into mythology to be the bestest ever so on the nose.Read More
This year's Doctor Who Christmas special was thrilling for several reasons. We got to watch the Twelfth Doctor interact with the First Doctor (brought beautifully to life again by David Bradley). We witnessed the moment where the Doctor preserved a very important future relationship. But perhaps the most thrilling thing of all is that, in regenerating into their thirteenth form, the Doctor is now a woman. The best part? The Doctor seems pretty damn happy about it.Read More
Steven Moffat Insists There Was No Sexist Backlash to New Doctor Who, Wants Us All to “Shut the Hell Up”
Good news, everyone! We were just imagining things!
While we were celebrating the announcement of Jodie Whittaker being cast as the first woman Doctor on Doctor Who, there were quite a few misogynistic trolls bemoaning the news. Except if you ask Steven Moffat, none of that happened. According to him, everyone was happy, sexism doesn't exist, and we're all imagining things.Read More
It looks like Dracula will be getting the Sherlock treatment.Read More
"For Time has looked at your faces, and Time never forgets..."
Peter Capaldi, a.k.a. the Doctor himself, took to the stage at Madison Square Garden earlier today as part of the New York Comic Con debut of the Doctor Who spin-off, Class, which is set to premiere in Spring 2017 along with the 10th Season of Doctor Who. Check out one of the two trailers they showed above!Read More
As if it isn't bad enough that there aren't nearly enough episodes of Sherlock per season, or that we have to wait way too long between seasons, word from Benedict Cumberbatch, A.K.A. Sherlock himself, is that Season 4 may be its last.Read More
After a long, Who-less dry spell, we'll finally be getting some new Doctor Who this December in the form of its annual Christmas special. This time, while the Doctor won't have his usual interim companion, there will be the appearance of a character from the previous Christmas special, as well as a special guest...who may or may not be a superhero we know.Read More
Whether you're involved in the Sherlock fandom or not, it would be almost impossible for you to evade the question as to whether or not John Watson and Sherlock Holmes will end up in a romantic relationship together. It's not a new question when it comes to these two classic characters.Read More
Doctor Who Magazine is currently celebrating its 500th issue with a special collectors edition that's full of cool stuff, including an interview with Steven Moffat wherein he speaks honestly about diversity on Doctor Who, and about how even though the supporting cast has been one of the most racially diverse on British television, they could still do better.Read More
Whovians have been intrigued since the BBC announced a new Doctor Who spin-off called Class, which will be set at Coal Hill Secondary School where recent companion Clara Oswald as well as original companions Ian and Barbara taught before they were whisked away by the First Doctor.Read More
Or, he may not.
It was just announced on Radio Times that Steven Moffat will be stepping down as Doctor Who showrunner, to be replaced by Broadchurch showrunner Chris Chibnall.Read More
Sherlock goes back in time! But not really.
The holiday special of BBC's Sherlock is a mix of what makes people love and hate the show.Read More
Steven Moffat has been working on Doctor Who for a long time, and he's been the showrunner since season 5 in 2010. He's now overseen the coming of two new Doctors and may soon see another one depart—if he doesn't get there first, that is. He's already mulling over the predicament of choosing his replacement.Read More
With the news that Peter Capaldi could be entering his final season as the Doctor, Doctor Who fans have already started speculating on who the next Doctor might be. I say it’s time for a woman. Despite a wealth of female characters in the series, the treatment of the ladies is problematic at best. Let’s look at the top 5 reasons why we need a woman Doctor.Read More
Many of us have already marveled at the warmth and sincerity of the final (??) appearance of River Song on Doctor Who in this year's Christmas special, "The Husbands of River Song." Now, Alex Kingston, along with Steven Moffat, are sharing their thoughts on closure for their favorite time-traveling archaeologist.Read More
With Clara gone and the Doctor now companionless, Steven Moffat and Peter Capaldi shared their opinions on who may fill the role. According to them, the next companion is likely to be a woman.Read More
Awww. Proud dad Jonathan Liu managed to catch footage of his 2-year-old serenading herself with the Imperial March. You do you, little one!Read More
Because if they ever "fix the chameleon circuit"? Eff those people.
There's been much ado about the current Doctor on Doctor Who making use of sonic sunglasses as opposed to his sonic screwdriver, and I'd just like to say...can we all just chill the fuck out for a second?Read More