Included here, for your delectation, is a round~up of all the news and info on Doctor Who Series 9. Please note, NO plot spoilers will be included here. This page will be updated as and when stuff happens!
LAST UPDATE: Dec 4
THE MAGICIAN'S APPRENTICE / THE WITCH'S FAMILIAR
Written by Steven Moffat
Directed by Hettie MacDonald
Starring: Michelle Gomez (Missy), Jemma Redgrave (Kate Stewart), Kelly Hunter (The Stolen Earth), Clare Higgins (The Night of the Doctor) and Jaye Griffiths (Sherlock, Wizards vs Aliens, Bugs). Other guest stars include Daniel Hoffmann-Gill, Jami Reid-Quarrell, Aaron Neil, India Ria Amarteifio, Joey Price, Dasharn Anderson, Harki Bhambra and Demi Papaminas.
Filming for the two-parter took place in Tenerife and Caerphilly Castle in Wales.
Starring: Paul Kaye (Game of Thrones), Morven Christie (Twenty Twelve), Arsher Ali (The Missing), Colin McFarlane (Voyage of the Damned, Torchwood: Children of Earth), Sophie Stone (Midsummer Murders), Zaqi Ismail, Steven Robertson (Being Human), Peter Serafinowicz (Star Wars: The Phantom Menace) and the tallest man in Britain, Neil Fingleton (Game of Thrones, X-Men: First Class).
This was the first story to be filmed from Doctor Who Series 9.
The Girl Who Died by Jamie Mathieson (Flatline, Mummy on the Orient Express) and Steven Moffat The Woman Who Lived by Catherine Tregenna (Torchwood - Out of Time)
Directed by Ed Bazalgette (Poldark).
Starring: Maisie Williams (Game of Thrones), David Schofield (Merlin) as Odin, Rufus Hound (Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor) as Sam Swift, Tom Stourton (Horrible Histories), Ariyon Bakare, Simon Lipkin, Ian Conningham, Murray McArthur, Barnaby Kay, John Voce and Struan Rodger (voice of the Face of Boe in New Earth and Gridlock).
• Features Vikings on a spaceship, and Jenna Coleman in a spacesuit.
THE ZYGON INVASION Written by Peter Harness (Kill The Moon)
THE ZYGON INVERSION
Written by Peter Harness and Steven Moffat
Directed by Daniel Nettheim (BBC Two's Line of Duty)
Stars: Ingrid Oliver as Osgood, Jemma Redgrave as Kate Stewart, Rebecca Front as Colonel Walsh, Jaye Griffiths (The Magician's Apprentice), Cleopatra Dickens, Sasha Dickens, Abhishek Singh, Todd Kramer, Jill Winternitz, Nicholas Asbury, Jack Parker and regular Doctor Who monster actor, Aidan Cook (The Rings of Akhaten, Hide, Nightmare in Silver, The Day of the Doctor, The Time of the Doctor).
FACE THE RAVEN
Written by Sarah Dollard (Being Human, The Game)
Directed by Justin Molotnikov (Atlantis, Merlin)
Stars: Maisie Williams (The Girl Who Died/The Woman Who Lived), Joivan Wade (Flatline), Simon Manyonda (Whitechapel), Simon Paisley Day (The End of the World), Letitia Wright (Cucumber/Banana), Robin Soans (The Keeper of Traken), Angela Clerkin (The Office), Caroline Boulton (The Last Kingdom) Jenny Lee (Monarch of the Glen) and Naomi Ackie.