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June 27th, 2014 110 comments

The new Doctor lands on Saturday 23 August

BBC One confirms the new Doctor lands on Saturday 23 August

The BBC has today confirmed the much-anticipated eighth series of the hit sci-fi drama Doctor Who will land on BBC One on Saturday 23 August, 2014.

The feature-length premiere episode entitled “Deep Breath” will see Peter Capaldi take on one of TV’s most iconic roles as the Twelfth Doctor, alongside Jenna Coleman as his companion Clara.


110 comments

  • obey the whispermen

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:56pm

    I’ve watched it a gillion billion times

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    • Dalek1234

      June 27th, 2014 - 10:31pm

      I’ve just seen this a billion million zillion trillion killion times!!!1

    • the astronaut of death

      June 27th, 2014 - 10:35pm

      iave watched it a billion billion trillion killion tellion fillion x 10 times

    • Am I a Good Man?

      June 27th, 2014 - 10:42pm

      I’ve watched it a million, trillion, gazilian, bazilian, killion, billion, million times!

    • the astronaut of death

      June 27th, 2014 - 10:46pm

      ive watched it tillon Gillian fillion hillion dillion million, trillion, gazilian, bazilian, killion, billion, million times!

      x10

    • Anonymous

      June 28th, 2014 - 6:24am

      Guys you all make me laugh, I watched it infinity times now! 😀

    • Dalek1234

      June 28th, 2014 - 4:19pm

      yeah ive seen it a billion million zillion trillion gazillion zillion pillion killion billion trillion billion gilling million trillion billion million yillion fillion villion gazillion billion million trillion times!

      x30

    • Anonymous

      June 29th, 2014 - 9:11pm

      i’ve watched it a million billion trillion million dillion Karen gill-ian bazillian tanillilian infinity and one time a million and two times.

      I’ve only watched it twice :0

  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:50pm

    Ooooh it is going to be feature length!

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  • RORY DOCTOR RIVER POND

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:48pm

    apparently the first ep is called ‘deep breath’

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    • the astronaut of death

      June 27th, 2014 - 9:49pm

      Yep it has just been confirmed

      Exelent title

  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:45pm

    Mabey the twelth Dr will not be a good man

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  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:44pm

    Hope we get some actual footage soon

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  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:43pm

    I wonder if that will be capaldi catchphraze

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    • 100,000BC

      June 28th, 2014 - 7:09pm

      “Kidneys!”

      Only joking… Imagine the multi-Doctor episodes…
      Eccleston: Fantastic!
      Tennant: Allons-y!
      Smith: Geronimo!
      Capaaldi: Kidneys! 😀

  • RORY DOCTOR RIVER POND

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:36pm

    ooooooooh!

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  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:35pm

    Not getting ahead of my self but I have the feeling capaldi is going to be one of the best doctors ever

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    • Dalek1234

      June 27th, 2014 - 10:30pm

      I agree but no one is better then Jon and Tom!

      but I’m goanna love him!!! I don’t know why my mum hates him because “He’s To Old” !!!!!

      if I’m lucky I will be meeting him at the dw world tour!!!!!

    • the astronaut of death

      June 27th, 2014 - 10:36pm

      awesome

      if you think about it he is 2000 years too young for the part

  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:34pm

    Who ever directed and produced this is amazing

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  • obey the whispermen

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:26pm

    I’ve watched this about a million times already.

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    • the astronaut of death

      June 27th, 2014 - 9:26pm

      I’ve watched it a billion

    • the astronaut of death

      June 27th, 2014 - 9:43pm

      I just got up to zillion 😉

    • Castromazing

      June 28th, 2014 - 7:23pm

      A hundred and fifty kabillion people asked me to do this ciniman challenge i I mean watched this

  • Doctor Stu

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:25pm

    23rd of August The day before my brithday

    Reply
  • obey the whispermen

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:23pm

    That was amazing. Now i’m even more excited for series 8.

    Reply
  • the eternal doctor

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:23pm

    awesome trailer out of my seet when I new there was going to be one

    Reply
  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:20pm

    57 days

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    • the astronaut of death

      June 27th, 2014 - 9:43pm

      Not long now!

  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:13pm

    Ooh it looks like the tardis is getting a bit of a new colour scheme

    It was blue grey free

    But now it looks to be orange

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    • the astronaut of death

      June 27th, 2014 - 9:37pm

      The time wrotor is lite up orange

    • thedaleksdeath

      June 28th, 2014 - 10:01am

      Plus the walls on the top section are also tweaked.

  • The Master

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:10pm

    cant wait for series 8 😀

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  • StetsonDoctor

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:09pm

    Well, I have to admit…I was not expecting this AT ALL. What a pleasant surprise! 😀

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  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:07pm

    This is so cool

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  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:01pm

    “clara be my pal and tell me am I a good man ”

    is an awesome quote

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  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 9:00pm

    what did you think of the trailer booboo

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    • booboo

      June 27th, 2014 - 9:02pm

      good, but then i have been looking forward to having a Doctor older than me

    • the astronaut of death

      June 27th, 2014 - 9:07pm

      Ha

  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 8:57pm

    what dose every one think of the title deep breath

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    • booboo

      June 27th, 2014 - 8:59pm

      be interesting to see how it fits

      would think its the saying like “take a deep breath” rather than anything to do with the episode

  • Dalek1234

    June 27th, 2014 - 8:54pm

    YEEES!
    OMG OMG OMG OMG!

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  • 100,000BC

    June 27th, 2014 - 8:54pm

    EPIC. Simply epic.

    Reply
  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 8:53pm

    they may have not released the images of the new figures today

    but this is a whole lot better

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  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 8:52pm

    when I saw that it was 16 seconds I thought I know only 16 seconds this is going to be rubbish

    and then when I watched it is was just brilliant

    thankyou bbc!

    Reply
  • T4RD1S

    June 27th, 2014 - 8:48pm

    YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
    I KNEW IT!!!!!! IM SO EXCITED CANT WAIT 😀
    AND BRILLIANT TEASER 😀

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  • Scott’s TARDIS

    June 27th, 2014 - 8:44pm

    CANT WAIT!!!

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    • the astronaut of death

      June 27th, 2014 - 9:07pm

      Me too

  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 8:42pm

    “clara be my pal and tell me am I a good man . I don’t know who the doctor is anymore “

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  • Doctor 909

    June 27th, 2014 - 8:37pm

    OMG!!! My Birthday!!!! Can’t wait!!!! Shame it is not a … Of the Doctor title, oh well!

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    • DalekAgent

      June 27th, 2014 - 9:53pm

      The Deep Breath of the Doctor, lol

    • The Other

      June 27th, 2014 - 11:47pm

      With this trailer it could have been “The question of The Doctor” hahah…
      Ooh, that actually sounds quite good…

  • the astronaut of death

    June 27th, 2014 - 8:37pm

    yesssssssssssss!

    theis is awesome I am so looking forward to capaldi
    yes!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Reply

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