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Doctor Who announcement at midnight tonight....

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RustyBear Thu 01-Aug-13 18:48:37

The New Doctor?

Or just the trailer for the 50th anniversary episode?

Or something else entirely?

LaurieFairyCake Thu 01-Aug-13 18:51:51

I wish it was Henry Cavill

Or the one that plays Alice in 'Luther' - she's fab

Cookiepants Thu 01-Aug-13 18:52:10

Whereabouts are they making the announcement ? Excited now grin

RustyBear Thu 01-Aug-13 18:54:16 This is all I know....

meditrina Thu 01-Aug-13 18:55:11

Well, as I can't sleep in the 'orrible 'eat, I'll probably be awake and poised to post about it.

OhYouBadBadKitten Thu 01-Aug-13 18:55:24


AnnieOnAMapleLeaf Thu 01-Aug-13 19:27:55

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AnnieOnAMapleLeaf Thu 01-Aug-13 19:29:12

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I heard the announcement for the new Doctor is at 7pm on Sunday - Zoe Ball is presenting a programme on BBc1 and Moffet and the new bod will be on it. Read it on a forum though so would have to search out a credible source.

Found it... They mention the midnight thing too, but seem to think it'll be an announcement about the Sunday Live show. Have a look here

Flobbadobs Thu 01-Aug-13 19:39:56

There's absolutely nothing apart from the date of the anniversary special on the bbc site. However Twitter has got hold of it and run a marathon with supposed leaks...
If they're true it looks like the new Doctor will be known pretty soon.

Suddengeekgirl Thu 01-Aug-13 19:41:13

Waaaaa! It's not on my sky+ app yet! It says its celebrity mastermind! confused

Flobbadobs Thu 01-Aug-13 19:41:27

X posts..

RustyBear Thu 01-Aug-13 19:48:50

Remembering how they did it last time, that seems the most likely thing MrsD

GameSetAndMatch Thu 01-Aug-13 21:15:02

wy make an anoouncment at midnight tho if essentially its a kids/family programme? wouldnt the kids want to know?

bit iffy of them if you ask me.

ill sleep tonight (if i can in this heat) and see tomorrow on news!

im a complete Whovian but not that much to stay up for midnight!

ShadeofViolet Thu 01-Aug-13 21:21:40

Marking my place so when I get up in the morning I can find out what it is! I cant stay up til midnight!


OddBoots Thu 01-Aug-13 23:33:06

I don't want to stay up until midnight but I fear in this heat I will regardless.

Lurleene Thu 01-Aug-13 23:42:31

I've seen a lot of speculation on other sites tonight suggesting that Chris O'Dowd will be the next Doctor.

MissMilliment Thu 01-Aug-13 23:50:23

I think Tilda Swinton should be the next Doctor - she's ace.

Kasterborous Thu 01-Aug-13 23:50:38

I'd too seen that its going to be announced at 7pm on Sunday.

DioneTheDiabolist Thu 01-Aug-13 23:53:24

Sooo excited.

DioneTheDiabolist Thu 01-Aug-13 23:53:38

Shamelessly marking place and much more excited than I should feel at this time of the night. Matt Smith was a bit of a letdown after David Tennant but I persevered and can't wait to find out what's next.

Soooo excited.grin

MrsMeg Fri 02-Aug-13 00:01:08

Please can you share here when you know as I am nowhere near the telly!

AnnieOnAMapleLeaf Fri 02-Aug-13 00:02:46

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OddBoots Fri 02-Aug-13 00:03:09

BREAKING NEWS! The identity of the next Doctor will be revealed in a live BBC1 show that starts at 7pm, this Sunday!

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