‘The Tennant Tapes’ 5

April 11, 2009

The fifth of David Tennant’s video diaries has been released on the BBC website amidst all the updates following tonight’s Special episode of Doctor Who – Planet of the Dead.

The video covers the team’s hectic three-day shoot in the deserts of Dubai.


‘Planet of the Dead’ in Dubai

February 14, 2009

The BBC announced yesterday that ‘Planet of the Dead’, the first of the specials, to be aired at Easter, has started filming on the Arabian Gulf.

Also announced is that Lee Evans’ character is called Malcolm.

Producer Tracie Simpson said: “The locations in Dubai are a perfect match for writer Russell T Davies’s vision of the episode and we expect to film some incredible scenes while we are here.”

The full press release is located here. Pictures from the Dubai filming are here.

You can find out more about the episode by visiting the Next Episode section of this site.