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Doctor Who Nightmare In Silver Synopsis

Doctor Who – Nightmare In Silver

Hedgewick’s World of Wonders was once the greatest theme park in the galaxy, but it’s now the dilapidated home to a shabby showman, a chess-playing dwarf and a dysfunctional army platoon.

When the Doctor, Clara, Artie and Angie arrive, the last thing they expect is the re-emergence of one of the Doctor’s oldest foes. The Cybermen are back!

Executive produced by Steven Moffat and Caroline Skinner

Directed by Stephen Woolfenden

Written by Neil Gaiman

Produced by Denise Paul

Series produced by Marcus Wilson




  • Harold Saxon

    May 11th, 2013 - 8:39pm

    New Cybermen are much more effective than the previous ones though i like both kinds but these do more…..

  • tom

    May 6th, 2013 - 11:39am

    in the next time tralier it showed cybermen with cybus logos then the new cybermen do parrel cybermen meet mondas cybermen?

  • anonymous

    May 4th, 2013 - 5:20pm

    I’m excited about the return of the Cybermen. THE REAL CYBERMEN. Not those stupid robots that stomp around and shout “DELETE!!!” I’m also glad those people who have no access to the old series will finally see what Cybermen are.

  • McGann is the Doctor

    May 3rd, 2013 - 11:51am

    This will be a classic for sure.

    You have better Cybermen which were long overdue (the previous lot just stomped, they didn’t DO anything and that signature tune was hammy as a pork factory).

    It’s got a great performance from Matt Smith against the Cybermen, you’ve got what appears to be CYBER-DOCTOR ( 😯 ) and it will be VERY SCARY, Neil Gaiman said so.

    Plus there will be, according to Moffat, a Cyber-something-else ❓

    • Dalek The Supreme

      May 4th, 2013 - 4:41am

      CyberLeader? CyberController? Cybermat? Cyberscout? Cyber-Shade? Cyberwoman? Cybercat? Cyberdog? Cybergerbil? CyberDalek? Who knows? 😆

    • anonymous

      May 4th, 2013 - 5:18pm

      He said it would be “disgusting”…I really can’t wait to see what it is!

  • olletsoc

    April 27th, 2013 - 9:01pm

    Cannot wait for this episode, They recorded two sets of voices for these new cybermen, one of them sounding like the tenth planet voice, the other sounding like the tomb of the cybermen voice. I hope to god when the cybermen appear for the first time there is a new theme tune in the style of the Tomb cybermen theme, just slightly revamped.

    • olletsoc

      April 27th, 2013 - 9:02pm

      *theme tune for the cybermen


    April 27th, 2013 - 2:42pm

    hey guys why has the doctor taken Artie and Angie with him in the TARDIS

    • the astronaut of death

      April 27th, 2013 - 4:22pm

      know one really knows you will just have to wait till the episode

      most likely reason Clara wanted to show them space so the doctor picked them up and took them to the greatest theme park in the universe

    • LEWIS

      April 27th, 2013 - 6:18pm


    • Love, Peace, and the Time Vortex

      May 2nd, 2013 - 1:10pm

      Who’s Artie and Angie ?? I don’t remember

    • Anonymous

      May 4th, 2013 - 9:09am


  • dalek eternal

    April 27th, 2013 - 1:36pm

    really looking forward to this one aswell as tonights episode and the crimson horror

  • the astornaut of death

    April 27th, 2013 - 12:08pm

    the official symbols from, name of the doctor, has been released by the bbc

    Clara is summoned to an impossible conference call, alerting her that the deadly Whisper Men are closing in on Vastra, Jenny and Strax. Someone is kidnapping the Doctor’s friends, leading him toward the one place in all of time and space that he should never go. It’s a deadly trap that threatens to unravel his past, present and future…

    • Anonymous

      April 27th, 2013 - 9:52pm

      what does the official symbols mean?

    • im still not here

      April 27th, 2013 - 9:54pm

      that anonymous was me

    • the astronaut of death

      April 28th, 2013 - 10:25am

      it is another word for plot but I think I spelt it wrong

    • Tardis’nt

      May 1st, 2013 - 4:47pm

      *Synopsis 🙂

  • Russell Davis

    April 27th, 2013 - 7:07am

    Tony, i couldn’t agree more. There were soooo many Dalek episodes and they just HAD TO escelate the whole dalek scenario. There hasn’t been a good cybermen episode and i don’t mean that DREADFUL cybermen from another dimension, i mean good creativity but don’t drag it on with the new ones. I want to see it classic and not some identical shape but SURPRISE! They upgrade others into more of them. My point is, you get the meaning of classic Doctor Who not immitation grab some NEW idea out of a bag and throw it out there. And the episodes like how you say are what Doctor Who need.

    • Esterath

      April 27th, 2013 - 12:38pm

      The new Cybermen are form our Universe and will have either TTP style voices or TTOTC voices.

  • tony fisher

    April 26th, 2013 - 2:01pm

    This latest series is the best for a long time; Matt Smith is the best Doctor since Peter Davison although I don’t like comparing. David Tenant was good but it all went pear-shaped when they put him in a cage and turned him into a hobgoblin total rubbish. They over ‘Dalektised’ every series and now the Daleks are boring. The Cybermen are rubbish too and until the old Mondasian creatures return they are a waste of space. Bringing back the Silurians and the Ice Warriors was a masterstroke though and we need to revisit at least two of the Doctor’s old enemies every series. Please, please, keep it going as it is- thank God Rory has gone and I hope Clara stays because she is one of the best ever assistants but let’s get rid of the mystery about her soon. I couldn’t bear another River Song scenario it was dreadful. I am a Doctor Who life long fan since 1963 please don’t spoil it again

  • the astronaut of death

    April 26th, 2013 - 7:32am

    I just went on bbc I player to watch the bells of st john and in the closing credits showing the cast
    and Artie and Angie are in the cast so they are the children from the bells of st john

    • Sebatron

      April 26th, 2013 - 12:44pm

      Now what are they doing here?

    • the astronaut of death

      April 26th, 2013 - 3:52pm

      clara probably wanted them to see the universe so the doctor picks them up and takes them to the best them park in the universe

  • Anonymous

    April 25th, 2013 - 8:47pm

    these new doctor who have all been terrible

    • Dalek The Supreme

      April 25th, 2013 - 10:24pm

      That’s your opinion, I don’t think we’ve had a less than good episode since The Snowmen.

    • Sebatron

      April 26th, 2013 - 12:48pm

      I have to disagree with you Anonymous
      It has been live up to my expectations, although nothing can beat the David Tennant era.
      I suppose everyone is entitled to their own opinion!

    • Dalek The Supreme

      April 26th, 2013 - 2:34pm

      We all have our favorite eras, mine is the Smith era, though the late McCoy and early Tom Baker eras are pretty close!

    • dalek eternal

      April 27th, 2013 - 1:33pm

      i think theyve all been pretty good loved cold war however i thought the rings of akhaten wasnt very good

  • AlphaOmega

    April 25th, 2013 - 8:26pm

    Artie and Anjie, eh? Anyone else thinking John and Gillian…?

  • Anonymous

    April 25th, 2013 - 6:58pm

    I found out that Artie and Angie are not the children from The Bells of Saint John! There the crew whos going to be in Journey to the Centre of the Tardis and yes I know theres three of them but one of them dies in it so Artie and Angie travels with the Doctor and Clara!

    • Esterath

      April 25th, 2013 - 8:25pm

      You’re wrong.

    • Anonymous

      April 25th, 2013 - 10:28pm

      Well said

    • Anonymous

      April 26th, 2013 - 11:59am

      Those are the kids from ‘The Bell’s of St.John’, look up the cast list for that episode [or rather scroll down afew comments and you’ll see I did just that].

    • Anonymous

      April 26th, 2013 - 4:33pm

      The crew consists of three men, so not only would one of them have to die, but one would need to switch genders in the ensuing two episodes.

    • Big D

      April 26th, 2013 - 5:00pm

      Im a little fed up with all these kids appearing left, right and centre. They really have turned it into a kids show. Whilst its true, Doctor Who was created as a childrens show, it didnt pander to them or dumb itself down. It respected each and every age group, taking itself basically seriously but with humour injected at various points. Now I feel the reverse is true.

  • Jamie

    April 25th, 2013 - 3:49pm

    I think Artie and Angie are the kids Clara was looking after in bells of St John. I guess the Doctor and Clara are taking them to a theme park planet.


      April 25th, 2013 - 4:03pm

      Yes it is them, I just went to the website Tardis Wiki and their names are on the cast list for ‘The Bell’s of Saint John’ –

      Angie – Eve De Leon Allen
      Artie – Kassius Carey Johnson

    • random user

      April 25th, 2013 - 4:41pm

      Will the Doctor ever listen to Rose and scan for alien tech before bringing two CHILDREN to another planet? (or this could be earth)


      April 25th, 2013 - 5:13pm

      Rose ?, she’s long gone mate, thou I’m sure your referring to the time when she said “Give me some Spock, for once, would it kill ya ?” back in Series 1.

    • Dalek The Supreme

      April 26th, 2013 - 2:36pm

      Um, the Doctor’s methods have helped him survive almost every time. I don’t think Rose has much right in criticizing the methods that have helped the Doctor surivive for centuries…


    April 25th, 2013 - 3:15pm

    Who’s Artie and Angie?


      April 25th, 2013 - 4:04pm

      They are the kids Clara was looking after in ‘The Bell’s of Saint John’.

    • cyberman2

      April 25th, 2013 - 4:17pm

      if i was the doctor and cybermen were invading i wouldn’t take 2 kids with me


      April 25th, 2013 - 5:11pm

      cyberman2 – Clearly the Cybermen arrive AFTER the Doctor and Clara take the kids to this theme park.

      The Doctor would not send kid’s to some intergalactic theme park if he knew there was danger of some sort involved.

    • Dalek The Supreme

      April 26th, 2013 - 2:36pm

      Or, they could already be there and the Doctor might not know about it.


    April 25th, 2013 - 3:14pm

    Hope these are our universe’s Mondasian Cybermen.

    I’m fed up with the Cybus Industries one’s. They where cool to start with back in 2006, but after some years they got boring just stomping around.

    • random user

      April 25th, 2013 - 4:38pm

      good news: these won’t be the foot stomping kind(although they are pretty cool with it) bad news: i think the words on their handles say cybus 🙁

    • drjakeyoung

      April 25th, 2013 - 8:56pm

      these are mondaseon cybermen.

    • olletsoc

      April 25th, 2013 - 10:13pm

      Nick Briggs confirmed these cybermen are from our universe.

    • Dalek The Supreme

      April 25th, 2013 - 10:22pm

      I heard that Steven Moffat said that the Cybusmen will not appear in any of his episodes, and the Cybermen from Series 6 don’t have the Cybus logo, so it’s safe to say the Mondas Cybermen have been back since A Good Man Goes To War.

    • outnumbered

      April 26th, 2013 - 10:04am

      i think the 2 part cyberman story was great!!!!

      and i will miss the cybermen stomping around

    • Dalek The Supreme

      April 26th, 2013 - 2:38pm

      The stomping kinda broadcast a warning: Oh no! It’s the Cybermen! Get packed and get moving before they come and get you in oh, half an hour, maybe a whole hour? I think the original Cybermen were scarier because they looked more organic and could be silent if they wanted to, but also very strong.

    • anonymous

      May 4th, 2013 - 5:22pm

      The Cybus ones were never cool.

  • outnumbered

    April 25th, 2013 - 2:39pm

    not sure about this

    i wish it was more simple

    • Dalek The Supreme

      April 26th, 2013 - 2:39pm

      It’s a show about time travel, it’s kinda hard to expect it to be simple.

  • Dalek The Supreme

    April 25th, 2013 - 2:03pm

    Looks interesting. I think I might like this one!:grin:

    • Dalek The Supreme

      April 25th, 2013 - 10:23pm



    April 25th, 2013 - 1:39pm

    not sure about that one.


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