Category Archives: Obituries

Doctor Who Magazine 534

Tom Baker answers questions from our TARDIS tin An interview with Doctor Who author James Goss, who helped Tom write Scratchman Actor Shaun Dooley (who played Epzo in 2018 episode The Ghost Monument) reveals his photographic contribution to Series 11 A look at BBC

June Whitfield obituary

June Whitfield has died at the age of 93.  June Whitfield made an enormous contribution to British comedy with a career stretching over 70 years. Her single appearance in Doctor Who came in 2009 in The End of Time, when, at

Doctor Who Magazine 533

EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW OF THE NEW YEAR’S DAY DOCTOR WHO SPECIAL IN THE LATEST ISSUE OF DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE! The Special – Resolution – is written by Chris Chibnall. Chris says: “There’s no better way to start a new year than with Doctor Who.

Doctor Who Magazine 532

Mandip tells DWM about the risk she took to win the part of Yasmin Khan in the new series: “I turned down other jobs because I really wanted this. It was the biggest gamble. The hardest part about the audition

Derrick Sherwin

Former Doctor Who producer Derrick Sherwin, the man responsible for creating UNIT, has died at the age of 82. Derrick Sherwin worked on Doctor Who in many capacities, writing scripts, producing the series for the transition between the second and

Doctor Who Magazine 531

Doctor Who Magazine Issue 531 talks to new companion of the Doctor, Bradley Walsh. My early recollections are the black-and-white days of William Hartnell and Pat Troughton… It’s mind-blowing that I’m a part of it all these years later. Also

Doctor Who Magazine 530

  AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW WITH JODIE WHITTAKER, PLUS PREVIEWS OF HER FIRST TWO EPISODES – ONLY IN DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE! DWM meets Jodie on the set of the new series: “I don’t ever forget what I’m a part of because

Jacqueline Pearce

Blake’s 7 star Jacqueline Pearce has died at the age of 74 shortly after being diagnosed with lung cancer, her friend John Ainsworth has said. The actress, best known for playing villain Supreme Commander Servalan in the popular BBC science

Michael Pickwoad

Michael Pickwoad, the man behind the look of Doctor Who for the last seven years, has died at the age of 73 As Production Designer Michael Pickwoad oversaw the look of the series from Matt Smith‘s first Christmas story, A Christmas Carol,

Doctor Who Magazine 529

  SERIES 11 COMPANIONS MANDIP GILL AND TOSIN COLE WRITE FOR DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE! READ THEIR DOCTOR WHO DIARY IN THE LATEST ISSUE. Doctor Who Magazine 529 also includes: Meet the writers and directors of Series 11 An interview with Roy Scammell,