Doctor Who 50th anniversary episode will be called The Day of the Doctor and be 75 minutes long and screen on Saturday 23rd November.
Other shows around that time will be:-
- An Adventure in Space and Time by Mark Gatiss and starring David Bradley as William Hartnell.
- A BBC Two lecture by Professor Brian Cox discussing the pseudo-science behind Doctor Who.
- BBC Four is running a restored version of An Unearthly Child and the rest of the 100,000 BC serial that kicked off the show back in 1963.
- BBC Two’s The Culture Show is to screen Me, You and Doctor Who, hosted by lifelong fan Matthew Sweet.
- A 90-minute documentary on BBC Radio 2 asks Who Is The Doctor?
- BBC Three will be home to several commissions, including Doctor Who: The Ultimate Guide.