As revealed earlier, David Bradley as the First Doctor graces the cover of this month’s Doctor Who Magazine. The issue features an exclusive on-set interview with David Bradley where he discusses the journey to becoming the Doctor.
Four years ago he played William Hartnell in BBC Two’s An Adventure in Space and Time. Now David Bradley is returning as the First Doctor himself for this year’s Christmas Special Twice Upon a Time…
“I was playing the guy who was playing the Doctor, but now I’m the Doctor… It’s absolutely thrilling.”
ALSO IN THIS ISSUE…
Sir Derek Jacobi talks to DWM about bringing back his version of the Master for Big Finish’s new series of audio adventures.
DWM meets Jared Garfield and Lily Travers, the actors playing Ben and Polly in Twice Upon a Time.
In a previously unpublished interview from 1997, Michael Craze reflects on the time he spent playing Ben Jackson in Doctor Who from 1966 to 1967.
In what turned out to be his final interview, Trevor Martin discusses playing the Doctor in the stage play Seven Keys to Doomsday. Elsewhere in this issue, DWM pays tribute to his long career.
DRESSING THE DOCTOR
Costume designer Hayley Nebauer explains how she created the First Doctor’s 2017 look.
BBC Audio is reviving stories from the Doctor Who annuals. Readers Peter Purves and Matthew Waterhouse are in the studio…
54 FIRST DATES
What’s so special about the 23rd of November? And what else has happened on Doctor Who’s big day? DWM investigates…
THE PHANTOM PIPER
A brand-new comic strip adventure for the Doctor and Bill in part one of The Phantom Piper, written by Scott Gray and illustrated by Martin Geraghty.
THE TIME TEAM
The Time Team continues its mission to watch every episode of Doctor Who with 2011’s The Almost People.
THE FACT OF FICTION
Uncovering the details hidden in the 2007 episode The Lazarus Experiment.
THE BLOGS OF DOOM
DWM’s brand-new column begins…
Previews, book and audio reviews, news, prize-winning competitions and much more.
Doctor Who Magazine 519 is on sale from Thursday 16 November, price £5.99.