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December 17th, 2012 64 comments

Revamped Theme Tune and Opening Title Sequence

Revamped Theme Tune and Opening Title Sequence

From The official site

Something cold, something new… Not only will we be treated to a ‘new’ TARDIS during The Snowmen (Christmas Day at 5.15pm), but the episode will premiere a revamped theme tune and opening title sequence.

We can’t give too much away about the new-look titles except to say they are wonderfully dramatic and striking, with a couple of unexpected touches. In short, they’re a perfect way to welcome back the Doctor!

And fans of the famous Doctor Who theme tune needn’t worry… This new arrangement remains true to the original, written by Ron Grainer back in 1963, but on Christmas Day you’ll hear it as it’s never sounded before. This latest version is more thrilling and powerful but retains that slightly scary quality that remains stirring no matter how many times you catch it.

To enjoy the revamped theme tune and opening title sequence, make sure you’re watching The Snowmen on BBC One, Christmas Day at 5.15pm.


  • karl

    August 24th, 2014 - 9:18am

    AGAIN in 2014 the new doctor who has changed music and title sequence..SORRY BUT THERE was nothing wrong with the ORIGINAL..hated matt smiths version and i hate the new version

  • ChapWithTheWingsThereFiveRoundsRapid

    December 25th, 2012 - 5:08pm

    I do hope it is Matts face. Although, it may take it back to the 80s, and I want to see Doctor Who change in a bright new way.

  • cyberman2

    December 24th, 2012 - 10:19pm

    merry christmas

  • Some bloke

    December 24th, 2012 - 7:08pm

    even more so NO!