Who Party Toronto Presents:
An Afternoon With Gary Russell
Sunday June 9th, 2013 from noon until 6:00pm
Paupers Pub (second floor), 539 Bloor Street W.
Cost: $15 for the afternoon
On Sunday June 9th, 2013 join The Doctor Who Information Network and Who Party Toronto for An Afternoon With Gary Russell on the second floor of Paupers Pub at 539 Bloor Street West.
The afternoon will feature a Q&A session with our guest Doctor Who writer and Script Editor Gary Russell as well as a live video commentary of a Doctor Who episode that he worked on, an autograph session, a trivia competition and an afternoon of discussions and socializing with other Doctor Who fans.
Captain Jack returns in Torchwood, a spin-off of Doctor Who that begins airing in late 2006!
The Tenth Doctor is unveiled as the second season begins filming in Cardiff.
The new season sees some familiar faces returning, and a famous one working behind the scenes.
The BBC has confirmed that British actor David Tennant is the new Doctor in the second season of Doctor Who!
New writers and some familiar names join Russell T. Davies in the next season of Doctor Who.
As the first season of the new series concludes, the BBC announces that it is commissioning Doctor Who for a third season and Christmas special in 2007!
The BBC have ordered that a second season of thirteen episodes for 2006, preceded by a Christmas Special. However, Christopher Eccleston will not return for a second season
The CBC inadvertantly left out the resolution to the cliffhanger of Aliens of London in their broadcast of World War Three. Here’s what happened…
BBC Kids have announced that it will begin showing Jon Pertwee serials as part of its late night lineup of Doctor Who starting April 16.
Doctor Who off to a strong start in Britain and in Canada
The CBC have begun showing trailers and have launched a new Doctor Who website, all promoting the North American debut of Doctor Who on the CBC Tuesday nights at 8pm starting on April 5!
On Friday April 8th DWIN member Gian-luca Di Rocco was in the studio for a one hour phone-in on CBC Radio’s Ontario Today from 1pm to 2pm. The programme was broadcast across Ontario and online.
For the first time in Canadian broadcast history, Doctor Who has finally made the cover of the Canadian edition of TV Guide. The April 2-8 issue features an exclusive set report and even a contest to visit the set.
A few members of DWIN, regulars of Toronto Tavern and Doctor Who fans will be featured on Wenesday’s episode of THE HOUR hosted by George Stroumboulopoulos.
DWIN member Michael Doran was representing DWIN in an interview about Doctor Who on The World Today on the BBC World Service on March 25
Christopher Eccleston, best known for his roles in Cracker, Our Friends in the North, The Second Coming has been cast as the ninth Doctor!
DWIN member and Enlightenment contributor Rod Mammitzsch was representing DWIN in an interview about Doctor Who on CBC News: Morning on CBC Newsworld on March 10
A BBC Press Release confirms earlier reports that the CBC has purchased the new series ahead of delivery and will be transmitting it as soon after the UK transmission as they can. We will let people know of further details as they come to light.
BBC News reports that Doctor Who will be returning to TV in a new production with a script by Russell T. Davies (Queer As Folk). For more details read the BBC News website
In the latest issue: Issue 169
The Snowmen Cometh (Christmas Special Reviewed!) : The 2012 Christmas special gets a look-over! Plus…
- Can good Doctor Who be bad television, and vice versa?
- Robots with human souls
- News and reviews
- 50 Glorious Years: Episode 19 - 1981
- Silver Upgrade
- 50 Glorious Years: Episode 18 - 1980
- Queen Crimson
- 50 Glorious Years: Episode 17 - 1979
- Come Along If You Dare
- 50 Glorious Years: Episode 16 - 1978
- Don’t Hide Your Feelings
- 50 Glorious Years: Episode 15 - 1977
- Ice, Ice, Very Nice
- 50 Glorious Years: Episode 14 - 1976
- The Ring of Clara
- 50 Glorious Years: Episode 13 - 1975
- Wi-Fi Sci-Fi
- 50 Glorious Years: Episode 12 - 1974