‘Doctor Who’ Series 7 Roars Back to TV with “The Bells of St. John!”
'Doctor Who' fans have been waiting a long time to return to series 7, even with the recent Christmas special "The Snowmen" that officially introduced the Doctor (Matt Smith) to his new companion Clara Oswin Oswald (Jenna-Louise Coleman). Now, with the Doctor's return set for March 30, The BBC has released a roaring new image of the Doctor and Clara to accompany premiere episode "The Bells of St. John," complete with new enemies the Spoonheads and a host of spoilers for the season!
'Doctor Who' fans, the time is nearly at hand when the Doctor will come rip-roaring timily-wimily out of the past, and back for fresh adventures with new companion Clara Oswin Oswald. In advance of thee March 30 Premiere "The Bells of St. John,' the BBC has released a fantastic new image of the pair in action atop a motorcycle, devastating British landscapes in their path.
Written by Steven Moffat and set in London against the backdrop of new and old iconic landmarks The Shard and Westminster Bridge, ‘The Bells of St John’ will also introduce a new enemy titled the Spoonheads, who will engage the Doctor as he discovers something sinister lurking in the Wi-Fi. Cloud help us all!
Says Moffat of the new episodes, including the upcoming 50th anniversary special:
It’s the 50th year of Doctor Who and look what’s going on! We’re up in the sky and under the sea! We’re running round the rings of an alien world and then a haunted house. There’s new Cybermen, new Ice Warriors and a never before attempted journey to the centre of the TARDIS. And in the finale, the Doctor’s greatest secret will at last be revealed! If this wasn’t already our most exciting year it would be anyway!
Upcoming guests for the remainder of 'Doctor Who' series 7 include Celia Imrie, Richard E. Grant, Warwick Davis, Jessica Raine, Dougray Scott and Tamzin Outhwaite, as well as mother and daughter Dame Diana Rigg and Rachael Stirling. Rigg will also be seen in the coming season of 'Game of Thrones,' debuting one day later on March 31.
You can check out the new teaser image for 'Doctor Who's return, and tell us if you'll tune in for March 30 episode "The Bells of St. John" in the comments!