Television

13/11/2013

Children asked to design new gadget for Doctor Who in competition

doctor who sonic drive

(From The Independent) Blue Peter viewers will be invited to design a gadget to feature in the next series of BBC1’s Doctor Who.

The CBBC competition, launched on 21 November, will give children the chance to create a new sonic device for characters such as Strax, Madame Vastra or Jenny Flint to mark the sci-fi show’s 50th anniversary.

Steven Moffat, the executive producer of the Who programmes, will be on the judging panel along with Blue Peter editor Ewan Vinnicombe.

Winners will be announced a month later and the winner will be invited to Cardiff to the Doctor Who set to see their gadget being used.

During the November 21 show screened by CBBC and another Blue Peter special two days later – on the actual day of the anniversary – the presenters will be joined by aliens, Matt Smith will answer questions and viewers will learn how to make a cushion to hide behind, as well as how to create Dalek cupcakes.

BBC1 will screen a birthday edition of Doctor Who on November 23 which will see Smith united with other regenerations of the Doctor.

(read the full story)






 
 

 
Jodie Whittaker

Jodie Whittaker to be 13th Doctor

(From The Guardian) The next star of Doctor Who has been announced after intense speculation – and the person stepping into the role of Time Lord is Jodie Whittaker. She is the first woman to take on the role, playing the 13t...
by Adword Norton
0

 
 
Peter Capaldi

Peter Capaldi is leaving Doctor Who

(From io9) It’s time to say farewell to the latest incarnation of the world’s most beloved Time Lord: Peter Capaldi has officially announced his departure from Doctor Who at the end of the current series. Capaldi, who plays...
by Adword Norton
0

 
 
sherlock4

Is Moriarty back?

(From The Sun) Sherlock fans are convinced the evil Moriarty will return in season four after new pictures show his signature yellow graffiti sprayed on the investigator’s wall. The highly anticipated series will return to th...
by Adword Norton
0

 

 
DoctorWho

Pearl Mackie revealed as new Doctor Who companion

It’s official. Pearl Mackie will be the Doctor’s companion in the 10th series of Doctor Who and she will play a character called Bill. Mackie will replace Jenna Coleman, who left the role of Clara Oswald last year. ...
by Adword Norton
0

 
 
sherlock manga

Sherlock Holmes to be immortalised in Japanese manga series

(From The Guardian) Sherlock Holmes has had many incarnations since he was first brought to life by the pen of Arthur Conan Doyle in 1887. This summer, that most British of detectives, who has appeared as everything from a vamp...
by Adword Norton
0

 




0 Comments


Be the first to comment!


Bir Cevap Yazın

E-posta hesabınız yayınlanmayacak. Gerekli alanlar * ile işaretlenmişlerdir

*

Şu HTML etiketlerini ve özelliklerini kullanabilirsiniz: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>