The 25-minute special celebrates Christopher Eccleston’s Doctor with Bad Wolf & The Parting of the Ways following in its entirety. It premieres Saturday 29 September at 8/7c on BBC America.
Lead writer and executive producer STEVEN MOFFAT, writer NEIL GAIMAN, JOHN BARROWMAN (Captain Jack Harkness), actor NOEL CLARKE (Mickey Smith) & more discuss CHRISTOPHER ECCLESTON’s portrayal of a no-nonsense, hard-hitting and straight-talking Doctor.
Then, it’s the Ninth Doctor two-part story “Bad Wolf” & “The Parting of the Ways,” in which the Doctor and his companions Rose (BILLIE PIPER) and Captain Jack find themselves trapped in the Gamestation, also known as Satellite 5, where they must battle to survive the cruel games.
BBC America is to mark the era of the Tenth Doctor by showing the episodes The Stolen Earth and Journey's End on Sunday 27th October as part of its celebratory season Doctor Who: The Doctors Revisited.
They will be preceded at 8pm ET/PT by the special documentary Doctor Who: The Doctors Revisited – The Tenth Doctor, which will feature David Tennant, Freema Agyeman, and current lead writer and executive producer Steven Moffat among those discussing how and why the Tenth Doctor became one of the most popular Doctors of all time.
Written by Russell T Davies and directed by Graeme Harper, the episodes - which were originally broadcast in June and July 2008 - comprised the epic finale of Series 4 and saw the Doctor, companions, and friends unite to take on the might of a new Dalek empire and Davros.