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December 18th, 2014 81 comments

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First Doctor Who Series 9 Title – The Magician’s Apprentice.

At lasts nights press screening of “Last Christmas” at the BFI, Steven Moffat revealed the title of a Series 9 episode – The Magician’s Apprentice.

Filming is due to start on Series 9 early Next Year.



  • Serena camacho Burdett

    August 26th, 2015 - 10:59pm

    Yes I agree!! Make Danny wear a bow tie when he meets Clara again. #bowtiesarecool

  • The Thirteenth Doctor

    February 21st, 2015 - 8:15am

    I do think that Moffat may have heard about how poor old Jenna is not getting any storylines. Here is my theory:
    The Twelfth Doctor is constantly being called a magician, as he dresses like one, in the navy coat with red lining and his old mysterious face. Clara is known as his ‘carer’ or ‘assistant’ , or , some might say, ‘apprentice’. Maybe Clara is finally getting some sort of character!!

    …….either that or Lord Alan Sugar is the new Davros.

  • The Thirteenth Doctor

    February 21st, 2015 - 8:12am

    Yeah , of course….. The title certainly promises that Danny will definitely come back…..

  • Skarodalek

    January 23rd, 2015 - 5:53pm

    What do you guys have against Moffat he’s a great writer and the Christmas special was amazing.

  • Skarodalek

    January 23rd, 2015 - 5:50pm

    In case you hadn’t realised, osgood was vaporised by missy in death in heaven

  • T4RD1S

    January 22nd, 2015 - 9:07pm

    Good idea!. Bessie should return in s9 with the number plate T4RD1S or maybe T4RD15?! 🙂

  • The Doctor

    January 13th, 2015 - 9:41pm

    To Anyone Who Knows A Youtuber By The Name Of Markiplier, I Have Thought Of A Crossover Title For And Episode With These 2 People. This Title Is Related To Markiplier’s Playthrough Of Surgeon Simulator 2013/14. “Doctor (Dark) Markiplier”.

    Also I Have Thought Of An Episode Title For When Danny Comes Back From The Afterlife (If Steven Decides Too Make This Decision). This Title Was Inspired By The Title “When Harry Met Sally”. “When Danny Met Clara, Agian”.

    What Do You Think Guys 😉

  • infinity

    January 10th, 2015 - 3:16pm

    heard series 9 ep 2 is called RISE OF DRAKOLLIA

  • Anonymous

    January 9th, 2015 - 9:19pm

    To The Doctor Who Peter Capaldi New Series 9 Love From Richard Sherrat

  • Cath

    January 3rd, 2015 - 4:28pm

    I know the titles don’t really mean much, but if I’m right, then this series could be a real turnaround from the Clara-driven Series 8.
    “The Magician’s Apprentice” sounds a lot like “The Sorcerer’s Apprentice” from Fantasia (which itself is based on a German folk-tale). Now in the Disney classic, the apprentice in question screws up, badly. And the mentor needs to come along and fix things before seriously tightening the reins on his protege. Now if the parallel holds, that means Clara is going to make an enormous mistake, one which will decrease the Doctor’s trust in her judgment. Of course this is nothing but speculation, but I have high hopes for this episode.

  • CJ

    December 29th, 2014 - 11:21pm

    Sounds great!

  • marvelhero

    December 29th, 2014 - 6:16pm


  • Yip yop

    December 29th, 2014 - 2:53pm

    Maybe Clara could recommend someone but i wish its danny and they become friends

  • The Doctor

    December 29th, 2014 - 1:50pm

    Thanks Yognot. I’ll Try To Take Every Idea That Comes Into Consideration So Thanks For The Ideas.

    I Think That: The Cybermen Are Loosing Control Of Upgrades Because They Start To Fail And So They Found Freddy Fazebear’s Pizza Place And Noticed That The Animatronics Had Built In Exo-Skeletons That Can Be Used As A New Type Of Upgrade, However They Don’t Know Of The Souls Of The Children Who Are Trapped Inside, And That Both The Doctor And Clara Were Victims Trapped Inside Their Own Suits But Without And Endoskeleton, Just Like Golden Freddy. Can The Doctor And Clara Escape The Souls Of Animatronics And Help The Children Find A Way Back Home Alive, Or Will The Cybermen Take The Chance And Downgrade Them To Manequins.

    What Do You Think I Should Add Guys 😉

  • Anonymous

    December 29th, 2014 - 12:00pm

    Maybe the Doctor will have two companions: Clara and one it could be one of these:
    Osgood (or a UNIT employee)
    An Alien companion
    Journey Blue
    Human on Earth (proberbly male)
    Or Danny (Moffet could get him out)

    The Tardis is always better with more than one companion.

  • yognot

    December 29th, 2014 - 5:32am

    Oh please oh please oh please!!!

  • yognot

    December 29th, 2014 - 5:32am

    Cybermen control the anamatronics….or do they? (Cue Dalek whirring noise)

  • yognot

    December 29th, 2014 - 5:30am

    I bet Davros is out there…waiting…gathering his forces….. And will be killed off in the episode he makes his return appearance in.

  • The Doctor

    December 28th, 2014 - 9:28pm

    I Thought Of A Title Thanks To CJ 😉

    “The Doctor’s Manequin Pt1″/”Clara Fazebear Pt2”

  • tony

    December 27th, 2014 - 11:12pm

    The Doctor is in danger of regenerating reason is the stories apart dalek and listen, were superb, russel t davies needs to be back as main writer asap. i can see if respectively moffat stays a main writer, dr who be demised, there is a rumour, there will be a branch series from dr who not torchwood but maybe gallifrey, please bbc get a new writer in, the christmas special was dire, hail hail the daleks, get davros back and please mr moffat please refrain from leading the viewer to nothing of what the story is about or lack of it! we deserve better!

    dr who fan over 40 years!

  • Anonymous

    December 27th, 2014 - 10:13pm

    Great idea!! 🙂

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