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A windfall of information from the BBC today as they announced that Series 8 of our beloved show returns August 23rd with Peter Capaldi as the Twelfth Doctor.
Along with the date they provided a photos (above in landscape and poster style).
And we also know that the first episode will be feature length and has been titled “Deep Breath” and a new 15 second teaser has been released.
Along with the first covers for the 12th Doctor comics, Titan Comics have also released new information.
New Doctor! New Beginning! Offering shocks, surprises, and timestream-shaking revelations, don’t miss your chance to get on board this amazing ongoing series!
Eagle award-winning writer Robbie Morrison (Drowntown, The Authority, 2000AD, Nikolai Dante) and New York Times-bestselling artist Dave Taylor (Batman: Death by Design, 2000AD) dive headfirst into the TARDIS console room and spin the new Doctor off to his most challenging destination yet!
Check out the covers below.
Stand by for an announcement….of an announcement!
Seriously though….the BBC has announced that the actor to play the 12th Doctor will be announced on a Live TV Special, entitled Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor that will air at 7:00 PM (in the UK) on Sunday and 2 pm ET LIVE on BBC AMERICA.
Widely regarded as one of the most hotly contested roles in British television, the show’s host Zoe Ball will unveil the 12th Doctor in the first ever interview in front of a live studio audience set against the backdrop of a swirling vortex, amongst Daleks and the TARDIS.
Current Doctor Matt Smith and lead writer and executive producer Steven Moffat will both give interviews about one of the biggest roles in TV and set out just what it takes to be the Doctor.
They even made at trailer for the show. You can find out more about the special here.