Saturday, 26 September 2015

Doctor Who: The Complete Guide to The Witch's Familiar

We left the Doctor last week trapped on Skaro and at the mercy of Davros after the apparent deaths of his friends - what happens next? The story concludes in tonight's episode, The Witch's Familiar when the Doctor and Davros face off for what could be the final time - and to whet your appetite for tonight's episode, here's all you need to know:

Synopsis (Thanks to Radio Times)
The Time Lord is in mortal peril; him a prisoner of the creatures that hate him most in the universe. Finding himself alone on the terrifying Dalek planet Skaro - with no sonic screwdriver, no Tardis and no one to help - the Doctor only has his wits to keep him alive. Now he faces his greatest temptation - can he resist? And will there be any mercy? 
The international broadcast times for The Witch's Familiar are as follows:
  • UK - Tonight at 7.45pm on BBC One
  • US - Tonight at 9/8C on BBC America
  • Canada - Tonight at 9pm on SPACE
  • Asia Pacific - Tomorrow at 10am SGT on BBC Entertainment
  • New Zealand - Tomorrow at 7.30pm on Prime
  • Australia - Tomorrow at 7.40pm on ABC1 (available after UK premiere on iView)
  • Finland - Monday 5th October at 6.05pm on YLE2
  • South Africa - Saturday 24th October at 6.45pm on BBC First
  • Germany - Thursday 3rd December at 10pm on FOX
The cast list for The Witch's Familiar is as follows:
  • The Doctor - Peter Capaldi
  • Davros - Julian Bleach
  • Colony Sarff - Jami Reid-Quarrell
  • Young Davros - Joey Price
  • Voice of the Daleks - Nicholas Briggs
  • Daleks - Barnaby Edwards & Nicholas Pegg
Here's two trailers for the episode:

And here's two clips:

Be sure to stay tuned to The Gallifrey Times after the episode at 8.35pm for a poll where you can share your opinions on the episode, behind the scenes content and trailers for Under the Lake!