The Waters of Mars Update

The BBC have confirmed that the upcoming Doctor Who special, The Waters of Mars, will broadcast on Sunday the 15th of November at 7pm on BBC One and BBC HD. Digital Spy have some new images and teasers here and here.

David Tennant appeared on GMTV to talk about the special, and you can see the interview, which includes a preview clip for the special, below.

The press screening for the special was held today and BBC reporter Lizo Mzimba said the following about the episode;

Sitting directly behind David Tennant and Russell T. Davies. Great episode. And fab new End of Time trailer. Very emotional and scary. New territory for The Doctor. Audience here quite shell shocked by the intensity.

He also revealed that the first 3 minutes of the next special will be shown at the Children in Need event this year. The scene that will be shown will be of the Doctor arriving on the Ood Sphere.

In other news related to The Waters of Mars, the new issue of SFX Magazine includes a front cover for the episode, a preview of the special, and interviews with David Tennant and Russell T Davies. The cover is below.

The latest SFX Magazine is out now, priced £3.99. You can read SFX Magazines thoughts after the special screened earlier today online here.

The BBCs official website for Doctor Who has been updated for the episode.

There is also some BBC News coverage from the press launch online and can be viewed below, and also a transcript from the press conference here.