The Doctor Who 2016 special will hit movie theaters nationwide for two nights only on Tuesday, December 27 and Thursday, December 29 at 7:00pm local time both days.
The Doctor will return on Christmas Day to team up with an investigative journalist and a superhero to save New York from a deadly alien threat.
The Doctor Who 2016 Christmas Special event will include the full 60-minute episode plus two exclusive bonus features, “A New Kind of Superhero,” which offers a special inside look at Doctor Who’s concept of a modern superhero, and a special “Christmas Doctor Who Extra,” which shows off the making of this year’s special, with appearances by stars Peter Capaldi and Matt Lucas as well as showrunner and executive producer Steven Moffat.
“‘The Return of Doctor Mysterio’ will be an excellent way for fans to celebrate the holidays in true Whovian style,” says Soumya Sriraman, EVP, Franchise and Digital Enterprises, BBC Worldwide North America.
“Doctor Who fans are one of our most dedicated audiences, and we expect they will show up in full force for this holiday special,” adds Fathom Events Vice President of Programming Kymberli Frueh. “There’s no better way to enjoy this content than on the big screen and among fellow fans.”
The Doctor Who 2016 Christmas Special will air on BBC AMERICA on Christmas Day. Tickets for the Doctor Who 2016 Christmas Special can be purchased online beginning Friday, November 18, 2016.
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