New director for Series 8

Director Rachel Talalay has revealed that she is to direct two episodes of Doctor Who in the upcoming series. Known for films such as Tank Girl and Freddy's Dead: The Final Nightmare, Talalay is currently working at the University of British Columbia in Canada where the following was posted on their Film at UBC Facebook page:
"Attention "Whovians!": Our Assistant Prof Rachel Talalay is currently directing two episodes of BBC's cult hit series DR WHO! [sic] She's says she's "sworn to secrecy on everything to do with the storyline... until it leaks out." And yes, she admits to being a huge fan and "Taking crappy selfies in the Tardis." So jealous! More details to come - stay tuned!"
Rachel marks the first female director since 2010's Amy's Choice, by Catherine Morshead. It is not currently known the writer behind the two episodes she is helming.

Visit the Guide to Doctor Who Series 8 HERE


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