The Series at a Glance

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The Series at a Glance

13th May 2010

We've put together this handy episode guide to the current series, with links to all the video content, image galleries and other material available on the site.

The Eleventh Hour

  • First transmitted: Saturday, 3 April 2010
  • Written by Steven Moffat
  • Directed by Adam Smith
  • Produced by Tracie Simpson

Episode One: The Eleventh Hour

The Doctor has regenerated but is thrown into danger before he's able to recover. With the TARDIS wrecked and the sonic screwdriver destroyed the new Doctor has just twenty minutes to save the world... but he has a young woman called Amy Pond to help him.

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The Beast Below

  • First transmitted: Saturday, 10 April 2010
  • Written by Steven Moffat
  • Directed by Andrew Gunn
  • Produced by Peter Bennett

Episode Two: The Beast Below

Amy Pond takes her first trip in the TARDIS when the Doctor whisks her away to the distant future and they discover Britain in space. Starship UK houses the future of the British people as they search the stars for a new home. But when Amy explores she encounters the terrifying Smilers and learns a deadly truth inside the Voting Booth...

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Victory of the Daleks

  • First transmitted: Saturday, 17 April 2010
  • Written by Mark Gatiss
  • Directed by Andrew Gunn
  • Produced by Peter Bennett

Episode Three: Victory of the Daleks

The Doctor has been summoned by his old friend Winston Churchill but in the Cabinet War Rooms, far below the streets of blitz-torn London, he finds his oldest enemy waiting for him... The Daleks are back! And can Churchill really be in league with them?

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The Time of Angels

  • First transmitted: Saturday, 24 April 2010
  • Written by Steven Moffat
  • Directed by Adam Smith
  • Produced by Tracie Simpson

Episode Four: The Time of Angels

The enigmatic River Song hurtles back into the Doctor life but she's not the only familiar face returning... The Weeping Angels are back! The Doctor, Amy and River search for a solitary Angel but find something far more deadly...

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Flesh and Stone

  • First transmitted: Saturday, 1 May 2010
  • Written by Steven Moffat
  • Directed by Adam Smith
  • Produced by Tracie Simpson

Episode Five: Flesh and Stone

The Weeping Angels are closing in! The Doctor, Amy and River evade the Lonely Assassins but the Clerics are being killed one by one. Back in the Byzantium the Doctor finds a threat even more powerful than the Angels but the gravity of the situation may come to his rescue...

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The Vampires of Venice

  • First transmitted: Saturday, 8 May 2010
  • Written by Toby Whithouse
  • Directed by Jonny Campbell
  • Produced by Tracie Simpson

Episode Six: The Vampires of Venice

The Doctor takes Amy and Rory away for a romantic break but terror awaits in 16th century Venice. What secrets are held by the House of Calvierri and who is the mysterious Rosanna?

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Amy's Choice

  • First transmitted: Saturday, 15 May 2010
  • Written by Simon Nye
  • Directed by Catherine Morshead
  • Produced by Tracie Simpson

Episode Seven: Amy's Choice

It's been five years since Amy Pond last travelled with the Doctor, and when he lands in her garden again, on the eve of the birth of her first child, she finds herself facing a heartbreaking choice - one that will change her life for ever.

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The Hungry Earth

  • Written by Chris Chibnall
  • Directed by Ashley Way
  • Produced by Peter Bennett

Episode Eight: The Hungry Earth

It's 2015 and the most ambitious drilling project in history has reached deeper beneath the Earth's crust than man has ever gone before - but now the ground itself is fighting back. The Doctor, Amy and Rory arrive in a tiny mining village and find themselves plunged into a battle against a deadly danger from a bygone age.

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Cold Blood

  • Written by Chris Chibnall
  • Directed by Ashley Way
  • Produced by Peter Bennett

Episode Nine: Cold Blood

It is the most important day in the history of Earth: the dawn of a new age of harmony... or the start of its final war. The Doctor must face his most difficult challenge yet and he tries desperately to ensure Alaya's prediction of a massacre does not come true. Meanwhile, what fate will befall the captured Amy and can Tony and his friends be trusted?

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Vincent and the Doctor

Episode Ten: Vincent and the Doctor

The Doctor, Amy, Vincent Van Gogh and a terrifying alien all feature in this stunning but heart-breaking adventure, written by Richard Curtis

  • Written by Richard Curtis
  • Directed by Jonny Campbell
  • Produced by Tracie Simpson and Patrick Schweitzer

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The Lodger

Episode Eleven: The Lodger

There's a house on Aickman road with a staircase that people go up, but never down... To solve the mystery of the man upstairs, the Doctor must pass himself off as a normal human being, and share a flat with Craig Owens.

  • Written by Gareth Roberts
  • Directed by Catherine Morshead
  • Produced by Tracie Simpson

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  • The Lodger Preview
  • Introducing The Lodger: James Corden, who plays Craig, the Doctor's new housemate, introduces The Lodger.
  • James Cordon on Life with the Doctor: James Corden reveals the truth about The Lodger and life with the Doctor.
  • James Corden's Doctor Who Set Tour: James Corden, one of the stars of The Lodger, gives us access areas in this exclusive behind-the-scenes tour.
  • Big Questions 10: Matt Smith and James Corden are in the hot seat for The Lodger's Big Questions!
  • What scared James Corden? James Corden, who stars in The Lodger, talks about Doctor Who and his Gavin and Stacey co-star, Ruth Jones.
  • The Gallifreyan Goal Scorer: Football Focus collides with the world of Doctor Who in this preview clip from Doctor Who Confidential.
  • Clip: Craig meets his new lodger - the Doctor!
  • Clip: The Doctor questions Craig and cooks up a treat.
  • Clip: The Doctor and Craig discuss the merits of travel.
  • Clip: The Doctor plays football and he's good. Very good. Goal!

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The Pandorica Opens

Episode Twelve: The Pandorica Opens

  • Written by Steven Moffat
  • Directed by Toby Haynes

The Doctor's friends unite to send him a terrible warning; the Pandorica - which is said to contain the most feared being in all the cosmos - is opening. But what's inside, and can the Doctor stop it?

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The Big Bang

Episode Thirteen: The Big Bang

  • Written by Steven Moffat
  • Directed by Toby Haynes

The Doctor is gone, the TARDIS has been destroyed, and the universe is collapsing. The only hope for all reality is a little girl who still believes in stars...

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