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Asylum of The Daleks Sat 1st Sep BBC1 7:20 – 8:10

Asylum of The Daleks Sat 1st Sep BBC1 7:20pm – 8:10pm

Matt Smith returns as the oldest time-traveller in the universe. The Time Lord, Amy and Rory are kidnapped by their oldest foe the Daleks and forced on a seemingly impossible mission – to enter the Asylum, a planetary prison confining the most terrifying and insane of the deadly aliens’ kind.

They need an escape route, and fast – but with an army of mad Daleks closing in, and the Ponds’ relationship in meltdown, it is up to the Doctor to save not only their lives but his friends’ marriage. Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill co-star.

Cast and crew

The Doctor -Matt Smith
Amy Pond – Karen Gillan
Rory Williams – Arthur Darvill
Writer – Steven Moffat

Dalek logo from the official site



  • Jason doctorwhoone

    August 23rd, 2012 - 3:33pm

    Since a lot of fan’s of Doctor Who like myself hate the Paradigm Daleks, calling them things like Mini-Coopers and Power Rangers, Ive given them a repainting to what I feel would have been more acceptable for each one.

    If anyone would like to take a look at my repainting of the 5 Paradigm Daleks, please visit the Deviant Art website and look for ‘Doctor Who: The Paradigm Daleks – Remastered’.

  • Jason doctorwhoone

    August 23rd, 2012 - 3:21pm

    Toyah Wilcox is the name of the woman I mentioned in a couple of recent posting who some of us here on the site thought was a 2nd Amy Pond that I said about standing next to Matt Smith’s Doctor in a photo in SFX Magazine but I forgot her name after I came home from WH Smiths.

  • Proffesor When

    August 23rd, 2012 - 3:05pm

    Here is a countdown people! 🙂

  • Anonymous

    August 23rd, 2012 - 7:13am

    That’s better

  • the astronaut of death

    August 22nd, 2012 - 8:38pm

    apparintley x factor has been moved to 8:10

    so it wont clash

  • RassilonRocks

    August 22nd, 2012 - 8:10pm

    isn’t the paralympics going to be on as well? and so you no x factor is rubbish. so the choice yours doctor who, paralympics or a repeat of top gear….


    August 22nd, 2012 - 6:56pm

    I’m going to see the Paralympics that day, and won’t be back until after its been on! I’ll have to watch on iPlayer.

  • Commander Strax

    August 22nd, 2012 - 6:52pm

    Its not fair!

  • Dinosaurs… On a spaceship

    August 22nd, 2012 - 6:44pm

    Funny how the radio times can confirm it but the BBC can’t

  • Dinosaurs… On a spaceship

    August 22nd, 2012 - 6:26pm

    That means after the angels take manhattan ends there will be a 3 month wait for the Christmas special… Well at least weve got merlin until then

  • The Time Lord of Doom

    August 22nd, 2012 - 5:18pm

    Why is everyone complaining that it’s on the same time as The X Factor?

    First of all, last Saturday the X Factor was on 8pm, and Doctor Who is on 7:20pm……

    I cannot wait!!!!!! 😀

  • Jason doctorwhoone

    August 22nd, 2012 - 5:14pm

    members of society only tune in to watch Simon Cowell insult people and give that nasty grin of his just so they have something to complain about when they get bored and have nothing better to do.

    Us Doctor Who fan’s are different. We look beyond the often boring mundane life of our own world and see Doctor Who as an opportunity to escape from our own world from time to time and see the universe through the eyes of the Doctor and his companions, in effect taking us on the trip of a life time with them rather being stuck at home all day watching people who can’t sing being insulted by a man who’s a complete and total nobody standing next to a man who is the savior of the universe, space and time.

  • The 14th Doctor

    August 22nd, 2012 - 5:06pm

    I will be watching, and would not miss it for anything else on TV, but sadly it will have a powerful enemy…

    Why can’t everyone just see that the X Factor ran out of energy years ago and should be cancelled. All it does is supply entertainment to the brainless members of society and it steals ratings of great TV such as Doctor Who.

    PS, it’s the same day as I go to watch the Paralympics!

  • Anon

    August 22nd, 2012 - 4:31pm

    well, actually, the x factor had surprisingly low viewing figures last Saturday, with the lowest rates since 2006

  • Jason doctorwhoone

    August 22nd, 2012 - 3:56pm


  • tom

    August 22nd, 2012 - 3:30pm

    Bit silly of the BBC to be putting this on at the same time as the x-factor though isn’t it? Dr Who will get slaughtered.


    August 22nd, 2012 - 2:23pm


  • The11thDoctorThe2nd

    August 22nd, 2012 - 2:00pm

    I know haha 🙂 I’ll record it anyway!! Can’t wait!!! 🙂

  • tom

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:50pm


  • the doctor

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:50pm

    For episode 3,4 or 5 i dunno which but i will be in london.

  • tom

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:49pm

    also why didn’t they exterminate the old daleks if they were not as good as the newer daleks

  • Sam Orme

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:47pm


  • Commander Strax

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:46pm

    Thank you!

  • tom

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:44pm

    but if the sontarans wanted better looking armour then why did they change their appearance? lol :D. the cyberman thing i dant remember but the dr didn’t say once “oh, you’ve redecorated, i don’t like it” LOOOL 😀

  • tom

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:37pm

    lol 😀

  • Anonymous

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:32pm

    thanks and happy birthday too you to Commander Strax and 10 days to go

  • Jason doctorwhoone

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:27pm

    Happy Birthday to you too very soon 🙂

  • Jason doctorwhoone

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:26pm

    There has never been an story in Doctor Who that ever talks about the changed the Daleks and Cybermen have had.

    With Dalek casings, it’s due to improvements in weaponry, sensors, optical systems, the ability to elevate off the ground etc.

    With Cybermen, it’s said that they separated themselves into different groups, and over time these different groups created themselves into the individual forms they all have. Can’t remember where I learned this, but after Tomb of the Cybermen, a group of Cybermen from like Revenge of the Cybermen I think it was discovered the ones from Tomb, and they made a hybrid of both versions into the 80’s Cybermen, intended to be the ultimate Cybermen.

    The Sontarans probably wanted better looking armour, who knows 🙂

  • tom

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:17pm

    same, go back 5h broke up 20th july 😀

  • tom

    August 22nd, 2012 - 1:16pm

    is there a story to why the daleks change their appearances like in Victory Of The Daleks the last remaining bronze daleks got destroyed by the new ones & the new ones got created by the bronze daleks so thats one story, but what about the others?
    Also the same about the Cybermen & the Sontarans. why don’t they make an episode with every type of sontaran & every type of cybermen

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