Doctor Who: The Day of the Doctor; the Eleventh Doctor (Matt Smith), the Tenth Doctor (David Tennant), and John Hurt
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Zygons and Daleks and Time Lords, oh my! After the world breaking global simulcast on November 23, 2013, “Doctor Who: The Day of The Doctor” is coming to DVD and Blu Ray. The 50th anniversary special of “Doctor Who” drew in millions of viewers across the globe and was met with worldwide acclaim. Starring Matt Smith, David Tennant, John Hurt, Jenna Coleman, Billie Piper and many secret guest stars (hint: someone should check under the sheets), “Doctor Who: The Day of The Doctor” is a thrilling and emotional adventure for fans and newbies alike. (Continue Reading on Examiner.com)
Doctor Who, the First Doctor (William Hartnell), the Second Doctor (Patrick Troughton), the Third Doctor (Jon Pertwee), the Fourth Doctor (Tom Baker), the Fifth Doctor (Peter Davison), the Sixth Doctor (Colin Baker), the Seventh Doctor (Sylvester McCoy), the Eighth Doctor (Paul McGann), the Ninth Doctor (Christopher Eccleston), the Tenth Doctor (David Tennant) and the Eleventh Doctor (Matt Smith) @BBC
BBC America announced on Friday that in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of “Doctor Who”, the iconic show will be showcased heavily the week leading up to “The Day of The Doctor”. Rumors have been flying about this anniversary episode, which is about two weeks away. Starring Matt Smith, Jenna Coleman, David Tennant, Billie Piper and John Hurt, “The Day of The Doctor” will be simulcast around the world at 2:50pm Eastern Time on November 23, 2013. (Continue Reading on Examiner.com)
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Coming to SyFy in January 2014 is a brand new show from Executive Producer Ron Moore. Helix is a science fiction thriller staring Billy Campbell and Hiroyuki Sanada. Since the amazing success of Battlestar Galactica, the cable network channel has struggled to match the viewership that the show brought. By bringing on Moore, the previous showrunner of Battlestar Galactica, as Executive Producer and Steven Maeda from Lost as showrunner, the 13-episode drama is set to make an impact this winter. (continue on PopWrapped)
Join Heather, Tom and Aaron as they discuss the Geek News for this week. With guests Alison Baumgartner and Kristine Stewart. The team reviews “The Fifth Estate” and interviews “The Zombie Bible” author Stant Litore.
BBC America announced on Thursday that the “Doctor Who” 50th anniversary special will be shown in theatres across America in a two day event. “The Day of the Doctor” is the much anticipated episode that will be aired on BBC America and other affiliates worldwide on November 23, 2013. It was announced earlier in the year that the special would be broadcast in 3D; however fans in the States were making peace with the fact that they would see it in 2D. In association with AMC Entertainment Inc., Cinemark Holdings, Inc., and Regal Entertainment Group, BBC America will be showing “The Day of The Doctor” in eleven cities including New York, Los Angeles, Chicago, Philadelphia, San Francisco, Dallas, Houston, Atlanta, Seattle, Washington DC, and Minneapolis. If you are not in one of those cities, Fathom Events will be bringing The Doctor to you in 3D for one night only on Monday, November 25. (continue reading on Examiner.com)
BURBANK, CA – AUGUST 15: (L-R) Actors Bob Newhart, Melissa Rauch, Mayim Bialik, Kunal Nayyar, Simon Helberg, Kaley Cuoco, Jim Parsons, Johnny Galecki, executive producers Steve Molaro, Bill Prady and Chuck Lorre appear on the set of ‘The Big Bang Theory’ for a dialogue with members of The Academy of Television Arts and Sciences at Warner Bros. Studios on August 15, 2013 in Burbank, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)
While scavenger hunts have been a staple of family and work friendly activities for quite a while, the tradition at many prestigious colleges is actually a bit different. “The Big Bang Theory” explores this fun type of scavenger hunt in the recent episode “The Scavenger Vortex”. Instead of creating a hunt where participants search for specific items, this type of scavenger hunt requires players to solve a group of riddles and puzzles. Each solution is a clue to the whereabouts of the next puzzle. (Continue Reading at Examiner.com)
Could the Ninth Doctor have another companion besides Rose? To celebrate the 50th anniversary of “Doctor Who”, Penguin Books UK and Puffin Books are releasing e books each month in 2013 featuring one of the eleven Doctors and written by a famous children’s or young adult’s fiction author. For September, Puffin will be releasing “The Beast of Babylon” by Charlie Higson. This installment is a delightful expansion of Christopher Eccleston’s Ninth Doctor. (CONTINUE READING ON EXAMINER.COM)
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While there are many fan conventions in the Denver area, Myths and Legends Con is a bit different. Taking place at the Sheraton Denver Tech Center from September 27-29, 2013, Myths and Legends Con is an event that celebrates some of the fandoms that do not currently have their own convention in the Mile High City. The fandoms celebrated are “Harry Potter”, “Firefly”, Pirates, “Lord of the Rings”, “Doctor Who” and “My Little Pony”. (CONTINUE READING ON EXAMINER.COM)
Join Tom and Heather as they preview the upcoming NDK convention in Denver, Colorado. The event takes place at the Marriott DTC from September 13-15, 2013. For more information please visit the official website at www.ndkdenver.org.