Tuesday, 4 January 2011

Article roundup 31st December 2010 - 4th January 2011

The big news of this week in the media is the announcement of David Tennant and Georgia Moffett getting engaged. Meanwhile, the classic series gets a new You Tube channel, plus some new casting details for the next series. Doctor Who is up against Sherlock in the NTA 2011 Nominations. But most importantly, Derek the Dalek has been found!


Series Coverage
ATV Network(4th) - More Doctor Who Guest-Stars revealed
Digital Spy(4th) - Berrington, Schiller for new 'Doctor Who'
io9(4th) - Plus Doctor Who resumes filming!
Unreality Shout(4th) - Is River Song the Tardis (speculation)
Guardian(3rd) - Critic's choice: Steven Moffat
Fused Film(3rd) - Check Out First Teaser Trailer for Doctor Who Season Six!
Anglotopia(2nd) - Doctor Who: Special BBC America Trailer for Doctor Who Series 6
SFX(1st) - BBC One 2011 Trailer Features Outcasts and Doctor Who Clippage
Mediaite(1st) - Weird Politics: 2011 Delivers Doctor Who To The Oval Office
flick filosopher(31st) - ‘Doctor Who’ thing of the day: Series 6 trailer (and a BBC America promo)

A Christmas Carol
Big Issue Scotland(4th) - What the Dickens? It's Doctor Who!
ATV Network(3rd) - Final Ratings for Doctor Who - A Christmas Carol

Torchwood
Anglotopia(3rd) - Torchwood News: New Series Synopsis Released – SPOILERS!!!
After Elton(3rd) - What Does the Future Hold for Your Favorite Gay TV Characters in 2011?
Gay News Network [AU](3rd) - 2010 Year in Review: Television (Torchwood)

The Sarah Jane Adventures
TV Squad(4th) - 'The Sarah Jane Adventures' and New TV Shows on DVD, Streaming Online for Jan. 4, 2011

NTA Nominations
The List(4th) - National TV Awards nominations announced
California Chronicle(4th) - Doctor or Sherlock: who will win fight of the TV oddballs?
Digital Spy(3rd) - National TV Awards nominations announced
Daily Mail(3rd) - Doctor Who and Sherlock to go head-to-head at National Television Awards
Express(3rd) - It's Sherlock v Doctor Who
California Chronicle(3rd) - Dr Who battles Sherlock
Belfast Telegraph(3rd) - Smith and Cumberbatch head to head
What's on TV(1st) - Doctor Who and Sherlock to battle it out at awards
York Press(1st) - Smith and Cumberbatch head to head

The Adventure Games
Adventure Gamers(3rd) - REVIEW: Doctor Who: Evacuation Earth

People
Press Association(4th) - Smith's acting 'stunned uni mates'
Huffington Post(4th) - 'Dr. Who' Star David Tennant Gets Engaged To Georgia Moffett
MTV(4th) - David Tennant's Engagement, Dead Birds, And Another Eclipse In Today's Twitter Report
Unreality TV(4th) - Doctor Who: David Tennant and Georgia Moffett get engaged
Monsters & Critics(4th) - David Tennant set to marry girlfriend Georgia Moffett
Scotsman(4th) - David Tennant to wed girlfriend Georgia
Escapist(4th) - Doctor Who's David Tennant Engaged, Damn It
Hollywood Reporter(4th) - David Tennant to Marry Doctor Who’s Daughter
OK!(4th) - Doctor Who star David Tennant is engaged TOO!
Hello Magazine(4th) - His perfect companion: 'Dr Who' star David Tennant engaged to Georgia Moffett
Holy Moly(4th) - David Tennant announces engagement
Daily Mail(4th) - Keep it in the Time Lord family: David Tennant to marry Georgia Moffett... daughter of ex-Doctor Who Peter Davison
The Sun(4th) - Look Who's getting engaged
Contact Music(4th) - Doctor Who - Tennant Engaged To Doctor Who Davison's Daughter
LA Late(4th) - David Tennant and Georgia Moffett Planning Wedding
News and Star(3rd) - TV stars join Cumbrian Hospital Radio for Christmas (John Leeson)
Digital Spy(2nd) - Tennant praises script for 'Busby Babes'
Sunday Mail(2nd) - Role in Busby Babes film was a real kick for me, says Scots actor David Tennant
Inverness Courier(31st) - The Doctor's pal is guest at panto (Karen Gillan)
California Chronicle(31st) - Karen's a cracker
Herald Scotland(31st) - Flu knocks Barrowman out of panto
Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard(31st) - Luckington actress made CBE in New Year Honours (Sheila Hancock)

Merchandise
DVD Talk(4th) - Doctor Who: Meglos
Pop Culture Zoo(2nd) - Big Finish Brings Together The Four Doctors
American Consumer News(1st) - Audiobook Version of “Doctor Who: Demon Quest 1 – The Relics of Time (Unabridged)” Now Available
American Consumer News(31st) - Audiobook Version of “Doctor Who: The Day of the Troll (Unabridged)” Now Available
American Consumer News(31st) - Audiobook Version of “Doctor Who: The Runaway Train (Unabridged)” Now Available

Competitions
USA Today(3rd) - Make a Tardis, win big 'Doctor Who' prizes

Miscellaneous
BBC News(4th) - BBC launches Doctor Who channel
C21Media(4th) - Dr Who YouTube channel materialises
Anglophenia(4th) - Classic Doctor Who Channel Live On YouTube
Broadcast (registration)(4th) - Classic Dr Who travels to YouTube
Online Social Media(4th) - Classic Doctor Who YouTube Channel Launches: BBC Help
Wired(4th) - Time-travel TV: The mission to regenerate Doctor Who in colour
flick filosopher(4th) - ‘Doctor Who’ thing of the day: TARDIS for squirrels
The Province(4th) - Craig Ferguson's banned Doctor Who intro will finally air
Dose(4th) - Craig Ferguson's Banned Doctor Who Intro Will Finally Air on CBS
Northamptonshire Evening Chronicle(4th) - Delight as Derek the Dalek is released from kidnappers' clutches
Digital Spy(4th) - Tube Talk's Top 25 Shows of 2010
Digital Spy(4th) - Eve slams BBC spending on Who, Top Gear
Daily Mail(4th) - Doctor Who and Top Gear 'cost too much money and drama suffers', claims BBC star Trevor Eve
Telegraph(4th) - Trevor Eve: why does the BBC spend so much on Doctor Who and Top Gear?
Mirror(4th) - Waking the Dead's Trevor Eve rants against his own show for going on too long
Independent(4th) - The next Time Lord has to be a Lady
Sheffield Telegraph(4th) - Crucible comeback is highlight of year in arts
Telegraph(3rd) - 100 reasons to be excited about 2011 (100 Another helping of Great British Television)
TV Squad(3rd) - Talking TV Podcast Takes on 'Episodes,' 'Southland,' 'The Cape,' 'Doctor Who' and More
Southern Daily Echo(3rd) - From Batwoman to a Dalek, hundreds brave 4C waters for charities
Geek Gear(3rd) - Geek Gear: Space Invaders Meet A Dalek In ‘Invader Who’
Examiner(2nd) - The top 10 Doctor Who moments of 2010
Cinema Blend(2nd) - Most Memorable TV Moments Of 2010 (The End of Time/Matt Smith)
io9(31st) - The Coolest and Wrongest Spoilers of 2010!
Geeks of Doom(31st) - Geek Gear: Doctor Who Meets Stargate In ‘The Doctor has been here’ T-Shirt
Shadowlocked(3rd) - Doctor Who Complete Reviews - Arc of Infinity
Shadowlocked(31st) - Doctor Who Complete Reviews - Time-Flight
io9(31st) - Which British show will be the next one to get Doctor Who-style popularity in the U.S.?

Passing Mention
Unthinkable(4th) - Gigs in space, Muse aim for the stars
Houston Press(4th) - All Your Protein Bars Are Belong to Us
Guardian(3rd) - Living in a television time warp
Yahoo(3rd) - Pass or Fail: NBC's aerial camerawork in the 2011 Winter Classic
Examiner(1st) - Primeval premieres on BBC America on New Year's Day
Sydney Morning Herald(1st) - Crisis and the cure
Mirror(31st) - Will Blue Peter and The Sky At Night survive 2011?