DOCTOR WHO: THE WORLD TOUR TICKETS FOR RIO DE JANEIRO’S FAN EVENT WILL GO ON SALE ON THURSDAY!

BBC Worldwide Latin America announced today that tickets for the much anticipated Doctor Who: The World Tour fan event in Rio de Janeiro will go on sale on Thursday, August 14th at 14:00 (local Brazilian time). Tickets will be available for general sale through Ingresso Rápido (www.ingressorapido.com.br) and at the box office of Vivo Rio.
This marks the first time that fans of Doctor Who, the world’s longest running television sci-fi series, will see the stars of the show in Brazil. Twelfth Doctor, Peter Capaldi and his on-screen companion Jenna Coleman (Clara Oswald) will be joined live on stage by Steven Moffat, Doctor Who’s Lead Writer and Executive Producer for an exclusive Q&A where fans will have the opportunity to put some of their own questions to the panel.
This one-time-only fan event will take place at the Vivo Rio Auditorium on Monday, August 18th at 18:00 HS. Ticket prices will range from R$60 to R$120 (plus taxes). Due to time constraints and local regulation, entry is restricted to persons aged 18 and over.
BBC Worldwide Latin America has partnered with Livraria Cultura stores to play a video relay of the Q&A session in selected stores on the night allowing fans another opportunity to see the event. The participating stores are: Sao Paulo; Campinas; Recife; Curitiba; Porto Alegre and Rio de Janeiro. These events are free but limited to ticket holders only. The tickets will be allocated on a first come first serve basis at participating Livraria Cultura stores on Friday August 15th as the stores open.

For more information and to find out what stores will be participating in the livestream, check out the full article here. 

DOCTOR WHO: THE WORLD TOUR TICKETS FOR RIO DE JANEIRO’S FAN EVENT WILL GO ON SALE ON THURSDAY!

BBC Worldwide Latin America announced today that tickets for the much anticipated Doctor Who: The World Tour fan event in Rio de Janeiro will go on sale on Thursday, August 14th at 14:00 (local Brazilian time). Tickets will be available for general sale through Ingresso Rápido (www.ingressorapido.com.br) and at the box office of Vivo Rio.

This marks the first time that fans of Doctor Who, the world’s longest running television sci-fi series, will see the stars of the show in Brazil. Twelfth Doctor, Peter Capaldi and his on-screen companion Jenna Coleman (Clara Oswald) will be joined live on stage by Steven Moffat, Doctor Who’s Lead Writer and Executive Producer for an exclusive Q&A where fans will have the opportunity to put some of their own questions to the panel.

This one-time-only fan event will take place at the Vivo Rio Auditorium on Monday, August 18th at 18:00 HS. Ticket prices will range from R$60 to R$120 (plus taxes). Due to time constraints and local regulation, entry is restricted to persons aged 18 and over.

BBC Worldwide Latin America has partnered with Livraria Cultura stores to play a video relay of the Q&A session in selected stores on the night allowing fans another opportunity to see the event. The participating stores are: Sao Paulo; Campinas; Recife; Curitiba; Porto Alegre and Rio de Janeiro. These events are free but limited to ticket holders only. The tickets will be allocated on a first come first serve basis at participating Livraria Cultura stores on Friday August 15th as the stores open.

For more information and to find out what stores will be participating in the livestream, check out the full article here

BBC Worldwide and Titan Comics team up for all-new Doctor Who comic book adventures.
In the universe of Doctor Who regenerations bring not only a new Doctor but often a fresh look and feel to the series, and BBC Worldwide is bringing that same approach to Doctor Who comics as it signs a new deal with Titan Comics.
The deal will open up the world of Doctor Who and provide fans with new stand alone adventures featuring the Tenth Doctor, Eleventh Doctor and after the new series launch, the Twelfth Doctor. Creative and production teams will be announced in the coming weeks and the first comic books will be released in 2014.
Titan Comics is the comics and graphic novel division of global publishing giant Titan, a pioneer that has proven itself over three decades with internationally-recognized brands such as James Bond and Sherlock Holmes, as well as creator-owned successes like Tank Girl, Lenore, and Death Sentence. 

BBC Worldwide and Titan Comics team up for all-new Doctor Who comic book adventures.

In the universe of Doctor Who regenerations bring not only a new Doctor but often a fresh look and feel to the series, and BBC Worldwide is bringing that same approach to Doctor Who comics as it signs a new deal with Titan Comics.

The deal will open up the world of Doctor Who and provide fans with new stand alone adventures featuring the Tenth Doctor, Eleventh Doctor and after the new series launch, the Twelfth Doctor. Creative and production teams will be announced in the coming weeks and the first comic books will be released in 2014.

Titan Comics is the comics and graphic novel division of global publishing giant Titan, a pioneer that has proven itself over three decades with internationally-recognized brands such as James Bond and Sherlock Holmes, as well as creator-owned successes like Tank Girl, Lenore, and Death Sentence. 

On the TARDIS set - Teenage Rebel behind the scenes - Doctor Who (Geek Week)

You can watch the full Teenage Rebel music video here!

Doctor Who Materializes at London’s Heathrow Airport
via DoctorWhoTV:







There are surprises in store for travellers as Doctor Who comes to life at the UK’s busiest airport, in the run up to the show’s 50th Anniversary
BBC Worldwide has teamed up with Heathrow to celebrate the longest running TV sci-fi series in the world, Doctor Who. From Tuesday 16 July, passengers travelling through Heathrow will be treated to a variety of exciting Doctor Who themed experiences including appearances from the famous Cybermen, TARDIS photobooths, displays of genuine props and memorabilia, and augmented reality hotspots.
Snap pictures of yourself and friends on alien worlds and being menaced by monsters from the comfort of our exclusive TARDIS photobooths. All (time) travellers should make sure they pick up a Doctor Who passport, containing out-of-this-world giveaways including a free episode to download, information about Doctor Who activities in terminal over the summer, and a free digital copy of Doctor Who Adventures Magazine to keep the kids busy.
To mark the launch of the partnership, on July 16 travellers through Terminal 5 will be able to enjoy special performances by the London Philharmonic Orchestra of music from series. In addition, Doctor Who novelist Jenny Colgan, author of the recently released Doctor Who: Dark Horizons will also be signing books for fans on the day.
Share your images of Doctor Who at Heathrow on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram using the hashtag #WhereDoYouWantToGo
Amanda Hill, Chief Brands Officer for BBC Worldwide comments: “In its 50th Anniversary year we want to include fans around the World in our Doctor Who celebrations and this partnership with Heathrow is a fantastic way of capturing the attention of people from across the globe”.
Susan Goldsmith, Operations Director at Heathrow Terminal 5 said: “I am delighted that Heathrow has been chosen to host this much loved British iconic series. With visitors from over 180 destinations worldwide, as the UK’s only hub airport, Heathrow offers a fantastic opportunity to bring the Doctor Who experience to an international audience this summer.’
Steven Moffat, showrunner, said: “We are delighted to announce another extension to Heathrow’s world-beating facilities - all of space and time in a stylish blue box, complete with phone. Heathrow with time travel - nobody need ever be late again.”
This isn’t the first time the TARDIS has landed at the airport. Tegan- companion to the Fourth and Fifth Doctors - was an air stewardess, who challenged the Doctor to return her to Heathrow. He eventually managed in the 1982 adventure,Time-Flight, which used Heathrow as a filming location.












We’ll choose a few to reblog here as well! 

Doctor Who Materializes at London’s Heathrow Airport

via DoctorWhoTV:

There are surprises in store for travellers as Doctor Who comes to life at the UK’s busiest airport, in the run up to the show’s 50th Anniversary

BBC Worldwide has teamed up with Heathrow to celebrate the longest running TV sci-fi series in the world, Doctor Who. From Tuesday 16 July, passengers travelling through Heathrow will be treated to a variety of exciting Doctor Who themed experiences including appearances from the famous Cybermen, TARDIS photobooths, displays of genuine props and memorabilia, and augmented reality hotspots.

Snap pictures of yourself and friends on alien worlds and being menaced by monsters from the comfort of our exclusive TARDIS photobooths. All (time) travellers should make sure they pick up a Doctor Who passport, containing out-of-this-world giveaways including a free episode to download, information about Doctor Who activities in terminal over the summer, and a free digital copy of Doctor Who Adventures Magazine to keep the kids busy.

To mark the launch of the partnership, on July 16 travellers through Terminal 5 will be able to enjoy special performances by the London Philharmonic Orchestra of music from series. In addition, Doctor Who novelist Jenny Colgan, author of the recently released Doctor Who: Dark Horizons will also be signing books for fans on the day.

Share your images of Doctor Who at Heathrow on FacebookTwitter and Instagram using the hashtag #WhereDoYouWantToGo

Amanda Hill, Chief Brands Officer for BBC Worldwide comments: “In its 50th Anniversary year we want to include fans around the World in our Doctor Who celebrations and this partnership with Heathrow is a fantastic way of capturing the attention of people from across the globe”.

Susan Goldsmith, Operations Director at Heathrow Terminal 5 said: “I am delighted that Heathrow has been chosen to host this much loved British iconic series. With visitors from over 180 destinations worldwide, as the UK’s only hub airport, Heathrow offers a fantastic opportunity to bring the Doctor Who experience to an international audience this summer.’

Steven Moffat, showrunner, said: “We are delighted to announce another extension to Heathrow’s world-beating facilities - all of space and time in a stylish blue box, complete with phone. Heathrow with time travel - nobody need ever be late again.”

This isn’t the first time the TARDIS has landed at the airport. Tegan- companion to the Fourth and Fifth Doctors - was an air stewardess, who challenged the Doctor to return her to Heathrow. He eventually managed in the 1982 adventure,Time-Flight, which used Heathrow as a filming location.

We’ll choose a few to reblog here as well! 




BBC Announces Fourth Doctor Time Capsule Deluxe Box Set
via digitalspy:

BBC Worldwide is to release a new deluxe Doctor Who box set commemorating the Fourth Doctor,Tom Baker.An online teaser video featuring audio clips from Baker’s era of the Doctor provoked speculation amongst Who fans when it was released online last week.
The clip has now been revealed as a promo for the limited edition ‘Fourth Doctor Time Capsule’ box set, which will contain exclusive content and memorabilia from Baker’s time on the sci-fi drama.The set contains a new interview with Baker and an advance vanilla release of classic adventure ‘Terror of the Zygons’ - set to be released in full later this year.The four-part tale, from writer Robert Banks Stewart, introduces the shape-shifting alien Zygons, who will return to Doctor Who for its 50th anniversary special in November.
With a limited run of 5,000 units, the Time Capsule also includes an exclusive post-regenerative Fourth Doctor action figure - wearing Jon Pertwee’s trademark frill-fronted shirt, a Fourth Doctor sonic screwdriver, an audio version of classic Tom Baker story ‘Genesis of the Daleks’, the novel ‘Tomb of Valdemar’ by Simon Messingham, art cards of all the Fourth Doctor’s companions and a letter from Tom Baker himself.The ‘Fourth Doctor Time Capsule’ will be released on July 29.

EDIT: This box set is only available in the UK. Sorry about that!

BBC Announces Fourth Doctor Time Capsule Deluxe Box Set

via digitalspy:

BBC Worldwide is to release a new deluxe Doctor Who box set commemorating the Fourth Doctor,Tom Baker.

An online teaser video featuring audio clips from Baker’s era of the Doctor provoked speculation amongst Who fans when it was released online last week.

The clip has now been revealed as a promo for the limited edition ‘Fourth Doctor Time Capsule’ box set, which will contain exclusive content and memorabilia from Baker’s time on the sci-fi drama.

The set contains a new interview with Baker and an advance vanilla release of classic adventure ‘Terror of the Zygons’ - set to be released in full later this year.

The four-part tale, from writer Robert Banks Stewart, introduces the shape-shifting alien Zygons, who will return to Doctor Who for its 50th anniversary special in November.

With a limited run of 5,000 units, the Time Capsule also includes an exclusive post-regenerative Fourth Doctor action figure - wearing Jon Pertwee’s trademark frill-fronted shirt, a Fourth Doctor sonic screwdriver, an audio version of classic Tom Baker story ‘Genesis of the Daleks’, the novel ‘Tomb of Valdemar’ by Simon Messingham, art cards of all the Fourth Doctor’s companions and a letter from Tom Baker himself.

The ‘Fourth Doctor Time Capsule’ will be released on July 29.

EDIT: This box set is only available in the UK. Sorry about that!

¡BBC Worldwide Latin America firma acuerdo con OnDIRECTV para el emblemático show de ciencia ficción Doctor Who!

BBC Worldwide Sales & Distribution Latin America anunció hoy un acuerdo con OnDIRECTV, canal exclusivo para los suscriptores de DIRECTV en Latinoamérica, para la sexta temporada del popular show de ciencia ficción Doctor Who.
La sexta temporada de Doctor Who de la BBC está repartida en dos partes, la primera empieza  en  Estados Unidos en 1960 y fue escrita por el autor principal y el productor ejecutivo Steven Moffat (Sherlock). La serie sigue las aventuras icónico del Doctor, un misterioso viajero que viaja a lo largo del espacio y del tiempo, enfrentándose a monstruos y recogiendo compañeros en el camino.
Los actores principales son Matt Smith (el Doctor), Karen Gillan (Amy Pond), Arthur Darvill (Rory) y Alex Kingston (River Song). Los actores invitados incluyen a Hugh Bonneville (Downton Abbey), Mark Sheppard (Supernatural, Battlestar Galactica), la supermodelo Lily Cole (The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus) y James Corden (Gavin & Stacey, The History Boys).
"Después de emitirse la reciente serie de Doctor Who, ¡nuestros suscriptores nos han pedido más!", señaló Willard Tressel, Gerente General de OnDIRECTV.
OnDIRECTV y OnDIRECTV HD es un canal exclusivo para los suscriptores de DIRECTV en Latinoamérica: OnDIRECTV: Canal 201y OnDIRECTV HD: canal 1004.

Latin America is getting Doctor Who Series 6 via OnDIRECTV. (Latin American Whovians rejoice!)
We’ll announce the premiere date once it’s available.

¡BBC Worldwide Latin America firma acuerdo con OnDIRECTV para el emblemático show de ciencia ficción Doctor Who!

BBC Worldwide Sales & Distribution Latin America anunció hoy un acuerdo con OnDIRECTV, canal exclusivo para los suscriptores de DIRECTV en Latinoamérica, para la sexta temporada del popular show de ciencia ficción Doctor Who.

La sexta temporada de Doctor Who de la BBC está repartida en dos partes, la primera empieza  en  Estados Unidos en 1960 y fue escrita por el autor principal y el productor ejecutivo Steven Moffat (Sherlock). La serie sigue las aventuras icónico del Doctor, un misterioso viajero que viaja a lo largo del espacio y del tiempo, enfrentándose a monstruos y recogiendo compañeros en el camino.

Los actores principales son Matt Smith (el Doctor), Karen Gillan (Amy Pond), Arthur Darvill (Rory) y Alex Kingston (River Song). Los actores invitados incluyen a Hugh Bonneville (Downton Abbey), Mark Sheppard (Supernatural, Battlestar Galactica), la supermodelo Lily Cole (The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus) y James Corden (Gavin & Stacey, The History Boys).

"Después de emitirse la reciente serie de Doctor Who, ¡nuestros suscriptores nos han pedido más!", señaló Willard Tressel, Gerente General de OnDIRECTV.

OnDIRECTV y OnDIRECTV HD es un canal exclusivo para los suscriptores de DIRECTV en Latinoamérica: OnDIRECTV: Canal 201y OnDIRECTV HD: canal 1004.

Latin America is getting Doctor Who Series 6 via OnDIRECTV. (Latin American Whovians rejoice!)

We’ll announce the premiere date once it’s available.




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