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Dying for More "Doctor Who"? A Sneak Peek of the Promo for the 2008 Christmas Special

Hungry for more of Doctor Who now that the fourth season has ended here in the States?

Fret not, faithful Who fanatics, I've got a look at the 2008 Doctor Who Christmas Special, which stars David Tennant, David Morrissey (State of Play), and Dervla Kirwan (Ballykissangel) and features the return of the Cybermen in Victorian-era England. Or more specifically, Christmas Eve 1851.

Let's take a look at BBC's promo, which ran immediately following the end of Doctor Who's fourth season finale, "Journey's End."



And, if that wasn't enough, the extended promo which aired during last week's Doctor Who panel at Comic-Con:



I don't know about you but I cannot bloody wait.

Comments

Very cool! Definitely cheered me up after the fantastic (but sad) season finale!
Unknown said…
I've never seen a Doctor Who ep with more emotional impact. It was an unbelievable end(?) to a number of storylines and, in a way, all three seasons.

No spoilers here (since it just aired last night), but I will say that the ending was almost the worst possible outcome for the affected companion. But at least one of them got--essentially--what she wanted.

Everything has its cost though.

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