Fascinating interview with TV Producer Mal Young about what it was like trying to get Doctor Who back on the air in 2004:
So although we felt we had a well-known brand with a history, we also had to create something brand new and not rely at all on that past. Some sections of the audience didn’t remember the show fondly and to them it was a damaged brand. We had to be respectful at the same time as making a brand new show
Day 13: What is your favorite/scariest Moffatism?
I don’t know what is exactly meant by “Moffatism” but I think with every ‘to be continued’ my heart both jumps from happiness (I like longer episodes and more drawn out stories, okay?) and withers away from the wait for more.
And I know plenty of people just downright screamed after seeing this, so…