Steven Moffat

'Doctor Who' Came Perilously Close To Losing Its Christmas Special

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 03.08.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Doctor Who’ came very close to losing its prestigious Christmas Day slot, according to outgoing boss Steven Moffat. The show executive producer ...

Peter Capaldi Sets His Sights On Another Iconic Part For His First Post-'Doctor Who' Role

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 31.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

He may have already played one of TV’s iconic roles, but Peter Capaldi is already eyeing up another for his first post-‘Doctor Who’ gig. The de...

Outgoing 'Doctor Who' Boss Claims There's Been 'No Backlash At All' Against Jodie Whittaker's Casting

The Huffington Post | Rachel McGrath | Posted 24.07.2017 | UK Entertainment

Outgoing ‘Doctor Who’ boss Steven Moffat has claimed there’s been “no backlash at all” against the casting of the show’s first female Doct...

In Praise Of The Moff: On The Legacy Of Doctor Who's Departing Showrunner

Ivan Phillips | Posted 09.07.2017 | UK Entertainment
Ivan Phillips

We've known this for some time but the fiery vapours swirling around Peter Capaldi's hands during the recent season finale put paid to any lingering doubts. On Christmas Day, both Capaldi (the Doctor since 2014) and Steven Moffat (showrunner since 2010) will leave the Tardis.

As Steven Moffat's 'Doctor Who' Tenure Ends, His New Project Has Been Revealed

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 21.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

With Steven Moffat about to hand over the keys to the ‘Doctor Who’ TARDIS, it seems we now know what his next project will be. It has been reporte...

'Doctor Who' Incoming Boss Reveals 'Risky' Plans For Bold New Era

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 14.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Doctor Who’ fans had better hold on to their hats. Incoming showrunner Chris Chibnall is promising they’re in for a surprising time when he tak...

Departing 'Doctor Who' Boss Steven Moffat Explains Why He Never Cast A Female Time Lord

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 08.06.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Doctor Who’ boss Steven Moffat has revealed why he never cast a female star to play the Time Lord. For the past eight years, Steven has served as...

'Doctor Who' Boss Reveals How The Show Will Tackle Racism And Whitewashing

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 28.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Doctor Who’ showrunner Steven Moffat has confirmed that the show will tackle issues of whitewashing and race in the next episode of the series. T...

'Doctor Who' Star Peter Capaldi Defends Steven Moffat Over 'Misogynist' Accusations

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 04.04.2017 | UK Entertainment

Reigning Time Lord Peter Capaldi has leapt to the defence of ‘Doctor Who’ showrunner Steven Moffat, amid the suggestion from certain quarters of t...

'Doctor Who Isn't As Good As It Could Be,' Claims Show Runner Steven Moffat

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 31.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Doctor Who’ isn’t as good as it could be, is the opinion of departing exec producer Steven Moffat. Steven who has helmed the show since 2010, h...

'Sherlock' Star Disagrees With Writers About The Fate Of Her Character

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 18.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

One of the several criticisms laid at the finale of ‘Sherlock’ Series 4 this weekend, was the writers’ treatment of Molly, the gifted pathologis...

Sherlock And The Smartphone

Sarah Jackson | Posted 31.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Sarah Jackson

So our contemporary Sherlock has swapped his magnifying glass for a mobile. But as co-creators Steven Moffat and Mark Gatiss point out, this smartphone-savvy approach is not out of keeping with Arthur Conan Doyle's original creation. Holmes has always been technologically adept.

MORE Huge Changes Ahead For 'Doctor Who'?

The Huffington Post UK | Daniel Welsh | Posted 26.01.2016 | UK Entertainment

Peter Capaldi is reportedly set to step down from the lead role in ‘Doctor Who’ next year. READ MORE: Finally! Here's Why Christopher Was Miss...

'Doctor Who' Has Some MASSIVE Changes Ahead (As Well As Some Disappointing News For Fans)

PA | Posted 22.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Steven Moffat has quit his role as lead writer and executive producer of 'Doctor Who', the BBC has said. He will be replaced by 'Broadchurch' creat...

Benedict Makes An Unexpected 'Sherlock' Admission

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

Benedict Cumberbatch has made an unexpected ‘Sherlock’ admission, revealing that he was initially unsure when the show’s creator pitched to him ...

Finally! Here's Why Christopher Was Missing From 'Who' Special

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 24.11.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Doctor Who’ showrunner Steven Moffat has finally answered a question that has puzzled fans for two years - why wasn’t Christopher Eccleston in ...

'Sherlock' Creator Teases Christmas Special Details

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 27.10.2015 | UK Entertainment

The ‘Sherlock’ Christmas special was given a title and air date at London Comic Con over the weekend, and showrunner Steven Moffat and star Amanda...

Sherlock Creator Has A Message For Tories Trying To Meddle With The BBC

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.07.2015 | UK

One of television's best-known writers has launched a scathing attack on the Government's review of the BBC, accusing the Conservatives of orchestrati...

'Sherlock' Writer Gives A Passionate Defence Of The BBC

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 22.07.2015 | UK Entertainment

Steven Moffat has become the latest big name to make an impassioned defence of the BBC, slamming the Conservative government’s proposed changes. ...

'Sherlock' Fans Are Facing A LONG Wait For Series 4

The Huffington Post UK | Rachel McGrath | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Entertainment

‘Sherlock’ co-creator Steven Moffat has opened up about the fourth series of the much-loved show, but fans hoping that episodes would be in the pi...

Doctor Who Boss Confirms Fate Of Timelord Film

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.04.2015 | UK Entertainment

'Doctor Who' fans hoping to see their time-travelling hero on the big screen will be disappointed - the boss of the hit TV show Steven Moffat has all ...

Note for Steven Moffat on How to Improve 'Doctor Who'

Dean Esmay | Posted 20.01.2015 | UK Entertainment
Dean Esmay

For most of this latest series, I was bored, and I know I'm not alone. The acting and directing have been excellent, the writing so far as dialogue and pacing has also been quite good, but the show has felt like it's becoming a bit old hat.

Benedict Cumberbatch Wins First Emmy... But He's Not There

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Remember those long-ago days when Benedict Cumberbatch and Martin Freeman were a pair of jobbing actors in a show that made us Brits feel just that li...

'Doctor Who' Viewing Figures Surprise For Peter Capaldi's Debut

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 26.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

BBC bosses will be disappointed to learn that, despite a HUGE global marketing campaign to introduce their new Doctor to the world, viewing figures in...

Caroline Frost

FIRST REVIEW: Doctor Who's Tardis Is In Peter Capaldi's Safe Hands

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 23.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

Matt Smith’s surprise appearance, despite handing over the baton to a new but old Doctor Who, was just one of the sweet delights in Peter Capaldi’...