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December 1st, 2015 104 comments

Christmas Special The Husbands of River Song

Itโ€™s Christmas Day on a remote human colony and the Doctor is hiding from Christmas Carols and Comedy Antlers. But when a crashed spaceship calls upon the Doctor for help, he finds himself recruited into River Songโ€™s squad and hurled into a fast and frantic chase across the galaxy.

King Hydroflax (Greg Davies) is furious, and his giant Robot bodyguard is out of control and coming for them all! Will Nardole (Matt Lucas) survive? And when will River Song work out who the Doctor is?

All will be revealed on a starliner full of galactic super-villains and a destination the Doctor has been avoiding for a very long time.



  • Michelle

    December 22nd, 2015 - 2:06am

    Yeh she is gone she flew the new tardis back to Galifrey so they could put her back in her death moment…she is already playing the queen on another show..I dont like clara or Me..

  • Anonymous

    December 21st, 2015 - 6:00pm

    Alex Kingston is a lot closer to Peter Capaldi’s age than either of his predecessors. It will be a different chemistry, but no less ridiculous than what’s gone before.

  • Anonymous

    December 21st, 2015 - 5:59pm

    What on earth are you talking about? Clara’s gone, dead and never coming back. The Doctor can’t even remember her.

  • SandiDV

    December 21st, 2015 - 3:11pm

    but it will be playing on TV on BBCA Christmas day I think

  • Skye

    December 21st, 2015 - 11:02am

    After the Raven episode I am now liking the 12th Doctor. I’m soooo glad that Clara is not leaving. I don’t like “Me” character at all. This series was taking a dark turn and I’m hoping that is changing. River is my favorite character along with the 11th Docor and Rory and Amy. Bringing River back for Christmas special, brilliant! I’m looking forward to the comic relief. The 12rh Doctor snapping his fingers and getting a new screwdriver..perfect!

  • Anonymous

    December 18th, 2015 - 12:16am

    Strangely looking forward to this episode after last Christmas (pun intended)

  • Anonymous

    December 15th, 2015 - 10:04pm

    She is in big finish going to meet the 8th doctor

  • Bec

    December 14th, 2015 - 5:28pm

    I am very excited for this episode? I love everything River!

  • Masterwho

    December 14th, 2015 - 9:39am

    There are no puns in that comment.

  • doctor no more

    December 13th, 2015 - 1:14pm

    glad to see river back,such a brilliant strong character,liked all the episodes shes been in,hopefully she will make this episode watchable.trouble is the last two doctors she encountered have been dashing young looking men,somehow cant see the chemistry between her and an old miserable fellow! what would happen if she was to meet the first or second doctors.lets have an episode where she lands in the 8th doctors time stream to mix things up a bit…merry xmas..

  • Brewy

    December 11th, 2015 - 6:31pm

    Of course when I said Susan was the Doctors daughter I meant Grand daughter,

  • Joy_Marie

    December 10th, 2015 - 5:00pm

    I’m excited to see Peter Capaldi’s Docter with River Song. She always said that “her Doctor was older” so it just makes sense. I love that Peter closed the Tardis door by snapping his fingers! ๐Ÿ™‚

    I would say that I am excited about the Christmas special, but being as I live in the US and the closest theater playing it is about 3 hours away on a Tuesday night, I don’t know if or when I’ll see it. ๐Ÿ™

  • Brewy

    December 7th, 2015 - 8:55pm

    If they are into bringing people back how about the doctors daughter Susan? Haven’t heard anything about her since William Hartnell. And who was Susan’s mom ? Sorry about the pun. It’s time she was explained, sorry another pun!

  • Andy Smith

    December 7th, 2015 - 4:22pm

    Love River Song. Glad she’s back.

  • mick181

    December 6th, 2015 - 10:52pm

    Why would they care about Alex working with Peter it doesn’t make any sense, they left the show of their own accord, what happens after is none of their concern.

  • Jason [Doctor Who One] from Deviant Art

    December 6th, 2015 - 5:06pm

    You and me both mate, and you me both ๐Ÿ™‚ ๐Ÿ™‚

  • Tim M

    December 5th, 2015 - 9:53pm

    So Moffat is bringing River Song back, we’ve just had Clara brought back…Who is Moffat gonna bring back next…ADRIC!

  • 12th Doctor Fan

    December 5th, 2015 - 6:17pm

    I feel the same way, not excited much only for Peter, river with smug hello sweeties, spoilers sigh. Oh great not.

  • 12th Doctor Fan

    December 5th, 2015 - 6:16pm

    I didn’t want her back anyway, now look what we’ve got .

  • Jason [Doctor Who One] from Deviant Art

    December 5th, 2015 - 5:24pm

    David Tennant and Matt Smith, according the Radio Times, are absolutely fuming about Alex Kingston being back as River Song and working alongside Peter Capaldi.

  • 47

    December 5th, 2015 - 11:52am

    River Song……..
    Giant Robots out of control……..
    Cast comedians………
    Fast and Frantic chases……
    Ticks all my “NO ! ” Boxes !
    HUMBUG !!

  • The Hybird256

    December 4th, 2015 - 11:15am

    It’s a Hybrid!!!!!

  • Jason [Doctor Who One] from Deviant Art

    December 3rd, 2015 - 8:45am

    Seeing as the Doctor has a brand new Sonic Screwdriver [ fantastic !! ๐Ÿ˜€ ] It seems River Song might be also holding a Sonic Screwdriver too, but if it is a Sonic Screwdriver she is also holding, that it is not the same one from her debut appearance back in 2008.

    Then again, it may not be a Sonic Screwdriver, it could very well a totally different device like a Sonic Lance or something which may not be Sonic technology related at all.

    We’ll just have to wait and see . . . . but first . . . . Gallifrey is free this Saturday !! ๐Ÿ˜€

  • Tardis’nt

    December 2nd, 2015 - 7:40pm

    Originally they were in mission 2110

  • Jason [Doctor Who One] from Deviant Art

    December 2nd, 2015 - 6:06pm

    That would be because it is one of the robot’s from ‘Dinosaurs on a Spaceship’, just recycled ๐Ÿ™‚


    December 2nd, 2015 - 4:55pm

    That robot looks reminiscent of the onesfrom dinosaurs in a spaceship and the ones from that sarah jane adventures story for my liking.

  • starshipalaska

    December 1st, 2015 - 10:55pm

    I know right, sunglasses worked so well! #vocalminority!

  • Dalekparadigm2

    December 1st, 2015 - 9:33pm

    I am looking foreward to it. However, come New Year, we’ll be at a low point because the series will be over and there’s nothing new to look forward to (immediately).

  • Dalekparadigm2

    December 1st, 2015 - 9:32pm

    I agree. This looks great in his hands. The other one was, to me, Matt Smith’s reused. The sunglasses though trendy were just a marketing stunt (I then bought some). Now this one is here and I love it!

  • Doctorfan

    December 1st, 2015 - 7:07pm

    I do like this sonic but here’s some bad things
    We may never get to see rivers reaction to the sonic sunglasses
    The sunglasses suited him
    Hope he keeps them even if they aren’t sonic anymore
    Hope capable plays river Christmas music on guitar

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