Author Archives: ~DalekGirl

Series 11 #RaiseYourHoods Campaign

#RaiseYourHoods is a new social media campaign being run by the BBC to not only promote the upcoming series, but to also promote solidarity, a positive message and to recognise people who have influenced us in our lives. Whoever your hero is – whether they be from Doctor Who, from your real life, or anywhere […]

The Woman Who Fell to Earth in Cinemas

Sharmill Films have announced that selected cinemas will be screening the opening episode of season 11 – The Woman Who Fell to Earth. The episode will be Jodie Whittaker’s first full appearance as The Doctor. The cinema presentation will also include behind the scenes footage including interviews with Jodie Whittaker, showrunner Chris Chibnall and the […]

Lords of Time 4 – with Catherine Tate

First Contact Conventions have announced that they will be holding a one-off convention with Catherine Tate (who played companion Donna Noble) in November. Coinciding with when Catherine Tate is in town for her stage show on November 17th, this event will have more of a Doctor who focus, with a Q&A panel, autograph opportunities and […]

Save the Date – October 6th!

The BBC (and ABC) have announced the air-date of season 11 of Doctor Who. The show will move to a new night, airing on Sunday night in the UK, meaning that it will shown on ABC TV on Monday night in Australia. No mention as to whether iView will be streaming the episodes at the […]

Who’s Who Postponed

Unfortunately Culture Shock Event’s Doctor Who convention has been postponed until 2019. No date has been set, but they are looking at a mid-2019 date. According to their Facebook post, the event and their Star Trek event – Final Frontiers, has been postponed due to a lack of ticket sales. “After discussions with the guests […]

Who’s Who: Graeme Harper Added

A third guest has been added to Culture Shock’s Who’s Who convention. Graeme Harper is unique in that he has directed both classic and new series episodes of Doctor Who – having worked with Peter Davison and Colin Baker in the classic series, and David Tennant in the new series. Graeme has also worked on […]

Reveal: 12th Doctor’s Sonic Screwdriver

Although there have been a few glimpses of the 12th Doctor’s Sonic Screwdriver, until now we had not really seen what it completely looked like. Jodie Whittaker herself unveiled the toy version of her Sonic Screwdriver at an event at San Diego Comic Con. The toy/collectible version is meant to be a perfect replica of […]

Who’s Who: Dan Starkey Added

Dan Starkey has been added as a guest for Culture Shock Event’s upcoming Who’s Who convention. Dan Starkey is best known for his recurring role as Strax in Doctor Who, but has also played a number of other characters in the show – mainly of the Sonatran race. Dan will be joining Caitlin Blackwood (Young […]

Young Amelia Pond Coming to Melbourne

Culture Shock events has announced that they will be holding a Doctor who convention later this year. Caitlin Blackwood who played Young Amelia Pond will be coming to Melbourne on November 18th in their “Who’s Who” event. For fans up in Sydney, the event will be held on the previous day – November 17th. This […]

DWCV at Oz Comic-Con 2018

Come and visit the DWCV at Oz Comic-Con on June 9th and 10th at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre. We are located at booth C5. We’ll also be running a panel on the Sunday at 5:00 pm looking at the upcoming series and new Doctor. For more information visit the events section here.