Doctor Who Magazine #403

By Mark
The 403rd issue of Doctor Who Magazine was released yesterday and is now available in all good newsagents across the United Kingdom at the price of £3.99. This month's issue brings you the latest news, previews The Next Doctor and features much more including exclusive interviews with David Morrisey and Russell Tovey. The cover for the issue can be seen above and the press release for the issue can be viewed below;

The Next Doctor Speaks ... In DWM 403!

The Next Doctor himself, actor David Morrissey, talks exclusively in Doctor Who Magazine about his role in the forthcoming Christmas Special...

Was David surprised at the reaction to his casting?
“I wasn’t expecting that level of interest, really, but it’s come thick and fast,” Morrissey admits. “I don’t think you can be aware of the world of Doctor Who until you’re in it, really, and I hadn’t been aware of what a huge show it is – not in the sense of people’s interest, how deep that goes. And I was quite surprised by the amounts of texts and emails I got from people asking me if I was the next Doctor...”

Also in DWM 403...

Christmas Eve!
DWM has an exclusive look at the forthcoming Christmas Special, featuring brand new photos and tasty tidbits from the cast and crew!

Christmas Present!
... or is it? The Doctor takes Majenta to one of his favourite places in the universe in Part One of a brand new comic strip, The Stockbridge Child by Dan McDaid with art by Mike Collins.

Christmas Future!
Doctor Who’s executive producer Russell T Davies counts down to the big day and reveals some surprising secrets about next year’s Specials...

Christmas Past!
Russell Tovey, star of the 2007 Christmas Special, Voyage of Damned, on Kylie, internet forums... and being the next Doctor!

Christmas Fun!
The mysterious Watcher returns to challenge and perplex with his ever-popular (and utterly fiendish) Christmas Quiz!

Christmas Games!
Neil Harris has a few unconventional suggestions to enhance your season viewing while waiting for The Next Doctor to come on TV in You Are Not Alone!

Party Poopers!
The Fact of Fiction looks back to when to the Cybermen first crashed their way into the Tenth Doctor’s world as it examines 2006’s Rise of the Cybermen/the Age of Steel!

Boxing Day Hangover!
All the news that isn’t fit to print is in The Space-Time Telegraph!

Er... A Summer Holiday! In Wales!

The Time Team don their shades and head back to the rock and roll years, as they continue their quest by watching 1987’s Delta and the Bannermen!

The DWM 2008 Awards!
At last! Discover the winners of Doctor Who Magazine’s annual season poll. What was the best story? Who were the best guest stars? And just who did you decide made the Greatest Contribution to Doctor Who in 2008? All is finally revealed!

Review Of The Year!
DWM takes a fond look back over the year that was and remembers some of the (frankly bonkers) events that made 2008 a year to remember!

Plus! All the latest news, reviews, previews competitions and more!

This splendidly festive edition of DWM 403 is out now, price £3.99. It just wouldn’t be Christmas without it!

The next issue of Doctor Who Magazine, issue 404, will be released on the eighth of January and feature an exclusive interview with Dervla Kirwan. This interview will be part of a behind the scenes look at The Next Doctor which will feature interviews with many other stars from the episode too. Will you be buying the 403rd issue of Doctor Who Magazine?
 

1 comment so far.

  1. Zobles 20 December 2008 at 16:52
    I got this issue of DWM and I love The Next Doctor preview.

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