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DVR Guide for Doctor Who specials this weekend

DVR Guide for Doctor Who specials this weekend

Four new Doctor Who-related offerings this weekend include a new 50th Anniversary movie-episode on Saturday, starring Matt Smith and David Tennant, and simulcast worldwide live (with a 20-minute pre-show), a made-for-TV movie about the people who first brought the Doctor to the small screen, a one-hour documentary recapping the history of Doctor Who – and a special on Sunday looking back at Matt Smith as the 11th Doctor.

The early Saturday simulcast will be shown commercial-free.

Day ET CT MT PT What
Fri, Nov.22 8PM 7PM 6PM 5PM Doctor Who: Explained (documentary) Doctor Who: Explained explores the mysterious and two-hearted alien who is the Doctor with exclusive interviews with cast members from the show's 50-year history.
9PM 8PM 7PM 6PM An Adventure in Space and Time (movie) – A special one-off drama re-telling of the creation of the long-running television series "Doctor Who" in 1963.
11PM 10PM 9PM 8PM An Adventure in Space and Time (movie) – [encore]
Sat, Nov.23 2:30P 1:30P 12:30P 11:30A Doctor Who 50th Live Pre-Show – Celebrate 50 years of Doctor Who with host Veronica Belmont as the world awaits the global simulcast of the anniversary special. Featuring fan-created content and special guests.
2:50P 1:50P 12:50P 11:50A Doctor Who: The Day Of The Doctor – (movie special) The Doctors embark on their greatest adventure across space and time in this 50th Anniversary Special. Please note that this is a commercial-free global simulcast.
7PM 6PM 5PM 4PM Doctor Who: The Day Of The Doctor – (movie special) – [encore – with commercials]
11PM 10PM 9PM 8PM Doctor Who: The Day Of The Doctor – (movie special) – [encore – with commercials]
Sun, Nov. 24 8PM 7PM 6PM 5PM Doctor Who Revisited: The Eleventh Doctor (special) Look back at the Eleventh Doctor, Matt Smith, who first stepped into the TARDIS in 2010. With a human side of this Doctor, viewers were able to look at how all the years he has lived have affected him.

David Speakman

David Speakman has spent more than two decades as a writer/editor, photographer, graphic designer and manager of creative teams in broadcast, print and the Internet. His education is in journalism, graphic design, organizational communication and law.
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