Doctor Who Magazine 593 talks to the reborn Doctor-Donna as the 60th Anniversary Specials draw closer!


The current issue of Doctor Who Magazine, on sale now, begins to ramp up the 60th Anniversary excitement as David Tennant and Catherine Tate get ready to return to our screens in November.


This issue:

  • David Tennant and Catherine Tate – the Fourteenth Doctor and Donna ­talk exclusively to Emily Cook on the set of the forthcoming 60th Anniversary Specials.
  • Liberation of the Daleks Part Ten – the adventures of the Fourteenth Doctor continue in the epic comic-strip adventure written by Alan Barnes and illustrated by Lee Sullivan.


DWM also continues its coverage of the recently wrapped Series 14

  • Letter from the Showrunner – Russell T Davies reveals what happened when he made a suggestion for a special piece of set dressing…
  • Production Diary – script editor Scott Handcock files his latest report, direct from Doctor Who’s HQ.
  • Texting at Work – Sophie Cowdrey and Aled Griffiths reveal what it’s like to work as graphics assistants on the new series of Doctor Who.
  • Gallifrey Guardian – all the latest official news.


Amy Pond (Karen Gillan) - Doctor Who - The Girl Who Waited (C) BBC
The Girl Who Waited gets the Fact of Fiction treatment this issue (C) BBC

Other highlights this issue:

  • Snakes Alive! – Janet Fielding, Sarah Sutton and writer/director Pete McTighe on The Passenger, the new mini-episode of Doctor Who, which sees the return of Tegan and Nyssa.
  • The DWM 60th Anniversary Poll – the analysis of the results continues, with this issue looking at the rankings of the Tenth and Eleventh Doctor’s adventures.
  • Memory Worm ­­­– 1980s script editor Andrew Cartmel puts his knowledge of his Doctor Who career to the test.
  • The Omega Man ­– a never-before-published interview with the late Richard Gregory, the props builder who redesigned the Cybermen for Earthshock.
  • 60 Objects, 60 Years – the latest instalment of the series that tells the story of one object from every year of Doctor Who’s history.
  • The Fact of Fictionunlocking the secrets of the Eleventh Doctor story The Girl Who Waited.
  • Other Worlds – the essential guide to new stories in the show’s expanded universe.
  • Plus – Previews, The DWM Review, prize-winning competitions, Time and Space Visualiser and more.


Doctor Who Magazine 593 (c) Panini David Tennant Catherine Tate 60th Anniversary
Doctor Who Magazine 593 (c) Panini

Doctor Who Magazine 593

DWM Issue 593 is on sale Thursday the 20th of July from the online Panini store, WH Smith and other retailers priced £6.99 (UK). Also available as a digital edition from Pocketmags priced £9.99. You can also save with a subscription, as well as receiving exclusive, text-free covers.



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