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April 12th, 2011 54 comments

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The Impossible Astronaut 6:00pm – 6:45pm BBC1

Doctor Who The Impossible Astronaut

Broadcast times from

Saturday 23 April
6:00pm – 6:45pm BBC1

The Doctor – Matt Smith
Amy Pond – Karen Gillan
Rory Williams – Arthur Darvill

Four envelopes, numbered 2, 3 and 4, each containing a date, time and map reference, unsigned, but TARDIS blue. Who sent them? And who received the missing number one? This strange summons reunites the Doctor, Amy, Rory and River Song in the middle of the Utah desert and unveils a terrible secret the Doctor’s friends must never reveal to him.

Placing his life entirely in their hands, the Doctor agrees to search for the recipient of the fourth envelope – just who is Canton Everett Delaware the Third? And what is the relevance of their only other clue: ‘Space 1969′? Their quest lands them – quite literally – in the Oval Office, where they are enlisted by President Nixon himself to assist enigmatic former-FBI agent Canton, in saving a terrified little girl from a mysterious spaceman.



  • H.K

    April 23rd, 2011 - 4:54pm

    my dwa mag arrived the day before the new ep was on, and on the front thiere was a picture of the silence. they are so disgusting, why are the BBC showing this at 6pm??? it should be at 9pm. Have the BBC gone mad??!!

  • Mr Master

    April 23rd, 2011 - 9:03am

    Has anyone noticed that the astronaut’s spacesuit has the logo of Apollo 11 on it; the same spacecraft that Neil Armstrong was in. This could possibly link to something in Episode 2 when it is said that the Doctor will get help from Neil Armstrong’s foot.

  • Mr Master

    April 23rd, 2011 - 9:00am

    Who does Amy shoot?

  • bow tie

    April 13th, 2011 - 9:59pm

    i thought it was that

  • cyberlord456

    April 13th, 2011 - 7:37pm

    i know it says post deleted but if you scroll down a bit you will probs find out 🙂

  • cyberlord456

    April 13th, 2011 - 7:35pm

  • DoctorWho2011

    April 13th, 2011 - 7:01pm

    I Konow i just saw them im so going to watch series 6

  • Dave Harrington

    April 13th, 2011 - 6:45pm

    Hey … The BBC has released 2 NEW Clips from ep 1 on the official website 😀

  • DuckandGrouse

    April 13th, 2011 - 6:45pm

    Do you know, please tell

  • Callum Metcalfe

    April 13th, 2011 - 4:25pm

    I do,can you send a link.

  • cyberlord456

    April 13th, 2011 - 12:32pm

    if any one wants to no why every one has tally marks please reply

  • cyberlord456

    April 13th, 2011 - 12:28pm

    I hope that’s not true

  • Time and Relative Dimensions in Space – TARDIS!!!

    April 13th, 2011 - 10:52am

    alright i thought it was gonna be a bit similer to when primeval came back this yr and yes i no it is on a different channel but i heard there was gonna be an easter special!

  • 123abc

    April 13th, 2011 - 10:28am

    maybe she goes looking for the last envelope or the sender of the envelopes in the library where she dies

  • renegade dalek

    April 13th, 2011 - 10:02am

    but do you think river will die cos rory amy and the dr are in ep 3 and one of the four people dies!

  • bow tie

    April 13th, 2011 - 9:35am

    wow did not see that coming cheers for the link

  • Anonymous

    April 13th, 2011 - 9:11am

    Maybe river is looking for the last envolope or the sender of the envelopes by going to the library where she meets the tenth doctor and dies

  • Jason doctorwhoone

    April 13th, 2011 - 8:39am

    And yet you dont even know me !!.

  • biggest doctor who fan ever!

    April 13th, 2011 - 7:48am

    Okay Then! I found it on here BUT it MIGHT not be True!

  • biggest doctor who fan ever!

    April 13th, 2011 - 7:46am

    @ bow tie

    Okay then!

  • kevin

    April 13th, 2011 - 3:37am

    cant wait for this awsome series to start

  • The face of Boe

    April 12th, 2011 - 9:23pm

    I think River will be shot but Amy mite be shooting the bad guy not shore

  • Callum Metcalfe

    April 12th, 2011 - 9:12pm

    Yeah please. Hate suprises.

  • bow tie

    April 12th, 2011 - 8:45pm

    can you give us a link please

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