TV: Doctor Who Returns New Year’s Day

Fans of the British sci-fi hit “Doctor Who” have been waiting patiently for the 13th Doctor (Jodie Whittaker) to make her return. While the news that there will be no Christmas special caused concern, Whovians will be happy to know they’ll only have to wait a little bit longer to return to the TARDIS.

The new season of “Doctor Who” is set to air on January 1st, 2020, with new episodes airing every subsequent Sunday. Along with the announcement, BBC revealed a trailer for the new season’s first episode, “Spyfall:”

The press release from BBC states:

The Thirteenth Doctor is in her TARDIS on her way back to BBC One for a thrilling ten-part series which will land on New Year’s Day 2020, with subsequent episodes airing on Sundays.


Starting with a blockbuster action packed two-part episode entitled Spyfall, the Thirteenth Doctor is well and truly back with a bang. As Jodie Whittaker takes charge of the TARDIS once again, the Doctor will be joined by her friends Tosin Cole (Ryan), Mandip Gill (Yaz) and Bradley Walsh (Graham). The twelfth series will also welcome a host of famous faces including Stephen Fry, Sir Lenny Henry CBE, Robert Glenister and Goran Višnjić to name just a few.


Add to that some familiar faces including the Judoon and the Cybermen, series twelve is set to be an epic action packed rollercoaster for everyone, just don’t stray too far from behind the sofa…


Spyfall has been written by Chris Chibnall, Showrunner.

Are you ready for the Doctor’s return? Let us know in the comments below and keep an eye on G33k-HQ for more Who news!

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