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Doctor Who Christmas Special: Details!

A trailer and some details have been released. First, here’s the trailer:

So, we have a title: Twice Upon a Time, and lots of snow, to keep the Christmassy vibe. As we knew, it features David Bradley doing his best to recreate William Hartnell’s First Doctor. As we didn’t know (and the naughty boy kept this quiet in a recent Doctor Who Magazine interview), it also features the ubiquitous and quite possibly indigenous Mark Gatiss as a First World War officer. And it features something going wrong with time, so having two Doctors might just come in handy.

But most of all, it includes Pearl Mackie as Bill, which I think is a Very Good Thing – as we last saw her having been transformed from being CyberBill, she had no idea if the Doctor had survived, and he had no idea that Heather (her slightly soggy girlfriend) had appeared and rescued her, so the two of them can get together and have a nice chat before he turns into someone slightly different…

Doctor Who: Oxygen

While I’m not planning to go into a lot of plot details, it’s likely that the random mutterings that follow will reveal some things you might prefer not to know if you haven’t seen the episode yet, so in my usual way, I’ll include this warning:

 

Here be spoilers!

No, really. Big fat honking spoilers. You have been warned.

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