Upcoming episodes

This page is for upcoming Doctor Who episodes. Go here for the upcoming The Sarah Jane Adventures episodes.

Upcoming episodes:

The Waters of Mars

Special 3 and 4 (4.17;  The End of Time)


The Waters of Mars

Filming on The Waters of Mars began on 23 February 2009. The episode will air “November-ish“.

Russell T Davies told Doctor Who Magazine:

“[The second Special] promises to be one of our scariest adventures ever. Events are going to darken around the Tenth Doctor as he leads towards the end of his tenure, and it all starts in Episode 4.16, as he and his co-stars are plunged into a world of terror. […] This story is looking truly thrilling and nightmarish.”

The BBC announced that:

Adelaide is head of the Mars Base and doesn’t take kindly to an uninvited appearance by The Doctor.

Written by: Russell T Davies & Phil Ford

Directed by: Graeme Harper


David Tennant as the Doctor

Lindsay Duncan as Adelaide

Peter O’Brien as Ed

Also starring Chook Sibtain, Alan Ruscoe, Sharon Duncan Brewster, Aleksander Mikic, Gemma Chan, Cosima Shaw and Michael Goldsmith.

4.17 and The End of Time

The final two specials will air as a two-parter over the Christmas/New Year period.

Pre-production started on 23 February 2009. Production itself is expected to have started around the end of March.

By 25 June, editing work has probably moved over from 4.17 to The End of Time.

The Torchwood producer, Peter Bennett, has joined the team as First Assistant Director. The two-parter will mark the end of Tennant’s tenure as the Tenth Doctor.

The End of Time will be 75 minutes long and features a character called Addams.

Written by: Russell T Davies

Directed by: Euros Lyn


David Tennant as the Doctor

Catherine Tate as Donna Noble

John Simm as the Master

Alexandra Moen as Lucy Saxon

Bernard Cribbins as Wilfred Mott

Jacqueline King as Sylvia Noble

Timothy Dalton as the Narrator

June Whitfield as Minnie Hooper

David Harewood

and more to be announced.


Dreamland is an animated story which will be broadcast on CBBC and BBCi later this year. It will be in seven episodes, each six minutes in length (totalling just under 45 minutes, the same length of a normal Doctor Who episode).

Written by: Phil Ford

Directed by: Gary Russell


David Tennant as the Doctor

Georgia Moffett as Cassie Rice

David Warner, Lisa Bowerman,Tim Howar, Stuart Milligan, Peter Guinness, Nicholas Rowe, Clarke Peters, Ryan McClusky

and more to be announced.

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