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Doctor Who (2005)

Genres: Action/Adventure, Drama, Science Fiction

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Doctor Who is a British science fiction television programme produced by the BBC which depicts the adventures of a mysterious time-traveller known as "the Doctor" who travels in his time ship, the TARDIS, which appears from the exterior to be a blue police phone box.

With his companions, he explores time and space, solving problems and righting wrongs.

The programme originally ran from 1963-1989. A television film was made in 1996 as a backdoor pilot for a new series (which never entered production), and the programme was successfully relaunched in 2005, produced in-house by BBC Wales.

Doctor Who premiered in South Africa on BBC Prime (which became BBC Entertainment in September 2008) on Saturday 1 September 2007, at 19h00. See "Seasons" below for seasonal broadcast dates and times.

Season 2 premiered on BBC Entertainment on Sunday 14 September 2008, at 18h40. It was preceded by the one-hour special The Christmas Invasion on Sunday 7 September.

There are 13 episodes in the second season.

Season 2 Repeats

Mondays: 00h00, 06h30

Season 2

David Tennant steps into the role of Doctor Who, becoming the tenth incarnation of the Time Lord in the second season of Russell T Davies' revival of the international TV hit.

The new season is full of new thrills, laughs, new heartbreak and some terrifying new monsters.

At the end of the first season, Rose and the Doctor defeated the Daleks and saved the Earth – but at a cost. The Doctor that Rose had grown to love has gone. Can she trust a man with a new face?

Together, they travel back in time to the Highlands of Scotland to find Queen Victoria confronted by a terrifying werewolf, and back further still, to 18th Century France where lethal Clockwork Androids stalk Versailles.

In the future, an evil race of Cat Nurses hide a sinister secret at the heart of their hospital, and the human race are threatened by a remorseless silver army of emotionless Cybermen.

Throughout their adventures in time and space, the Doctor and Rose have stood shoulder to shoulder. But as the season builds to a dramatic climax, could their partnership be tragically ended...?

Seasons

Series exclusive to BBC Entertainment

Season 1 (13 episodes)

Premiere: 1 September 2007 | Finale: 24 November, 2007 | Saturdays, 19h00

Special: The Christmas Invasion

Aired: Sunday 7 September 2008, at 18h30 | Length: 1 hour

Season 2 (13 episodes)

Premiere: 14 September 2008 | Finale: 7 December 2008 | Sundays, 18h40

Season 3 (13 episodes)

Premiere: 18 January 2009 | Finale: 12 April 2009 | Sundays, 19h00

Special: Voyage of the Damned

Aired: Sunday 4 April 2010, at 18h10 | Length: 2 hours

Season 4 (13 episodes)

Premiere: 11 April 2010 | Finale: 4 July 2010 | Sundays, 18h25

Special: The Next Doctor

Aired: 11 October 2010, at 20h30 | Length: 1 hour

Special: Planet of the Dead

Aired: Monday 18 October 2010, at 20h30 | Length: 1 hour

Special: The Waters of Mars

Aired: Monday 25 October 2010, at 20h30 | Length: 1 hour

Special: The End of Time

Aired: 1 and 8 November 2010, at 20h30 | Length: 2 hours

Season 5 (13 episodes)

Premiere: 15 November 2010 | Finale: 7 February 2011 | Mondays, 20h30

Special: A Christmas Carol

Aired: 25 December 2011, at 16h05 | Length: 1 hour

Season 6 (13 episodes)

Premiere: 26 December 2011 | Finale: 7 January 2012 | Daily, 16h10

Special: The Doctor, the Widow and the Wardrobe

Aired: 8 January 2012, at 16h05 | Length: 1 hour

Season 7 (13 episodes)

Premiere: 9 February 2013 | Finale: 19 May 2013 | Sat, 19h35/Sun, 19h00

Special: The Snowmen

Aired: 16 March 2013, at 19h35 | Length: 1 hour


Season 2 Cast

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Rose Tyler

as
The Doctor

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Adeola Oshodi

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The Bride

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Jackie Tyler

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Mickey Smith

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Captain Reynolds

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Cassandra

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Clockwork Woman

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Cyber-Leader/The Ood

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Danny Bartock

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Elton Pope

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Herself

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John Lumic

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Katherine

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Lady Isobel

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Luke

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Magpie

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Melissa

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Mr. Finch

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Mr. Jefferson

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Mr. Skinner

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Neighbour

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Pete Tyler

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Queen Victoria

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Reinette

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Sarah Jane Smith

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Sir Robert

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Steward

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The President

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Toby Zed

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Tommy Connolly

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Trish

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Ursula Blake

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Zachary Cross Flane


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