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BBC Confirms 'Doctor Who' Series 8 Coming Soon!

BBC Confirms 'Doctor Who' Series 8 Coming Soon!

Great news for all Doctor Who fans – BBC has confirmed that the series will get an eighth series/season!

“We’re delighted to confirm a new series of Doctor Who has been commissioned and the show’s lead writer and executive producer, Steven Moffat, has revealed he’s already plotting a brand new run of adventures for the Doctor,” the network wrote on its blog.

Matt Smith is confirmed to return for the upcoming season and until then, fans can look forward to the series’ 50th anniversary special on November 23.

“We come back and shoot the Christmas special over the summer, then we go on to the next series, which will either start filming at the end of this year or at the start of 2014,” Matt recently said.

ARE YOU EXCITED for the upcoming eighth series of Doctor Who?

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  • Josephine

    I am very excited, but Whovians have this advantage over fans of many other shows, that we don’t have to wait for confirmations because it is a given. Doctor Who is such a hit and such a classic that we can already be sure there will be 9th and 10th season. Maybe not with Matt, but the Doctor will be around a long time.

  • Sammy

    I’m massively excited – I can’y wait to see where they take the show now!

  • jade..

    I love doctor who.I can’t wait its gonna be awesome.i hope and think doctor who will go on for a long time.So excited…………

  • Dana D

    LOVE me some Matt Smith so way excited for season 8!

  • Maria

    Looked at the BBC maintained FB site and yes its official. The last word on the announcement was “Geronimo!” so it is safe to say Matt Smith will be back. Bring it on!

  • Desarriella

    Yeah!! Glad Matt is back.

    Cait wait till Nov 23rd.

    PS: You looking for a Doctor Who fix? Check out my fan-fic “The Aresian Saga”. (Just google it and click on the keepandshare link)

  • Joe


    This news site is a joke.

  • Rachel

    I am so excited for Peter Capaldi!!! Since we got to 50 years, we can make it 100. Maybe even forever.