The eighth instalment of Doctor Who Extra was attached to the series 8 episode Mummy on the Orient Express. It was released on both BBC iPlayer online and the BBC Red Button on television following the episode's broadcast on BBC One.
Aspects of production covered Edit
Additional topics covered Edit
- The Doctor's previous encounters with mythological creatures in Tooth and Claw, The Vampires of Venice, The Abominable Snowmen, Terror of the Zygons, The Horns of Nimon and The God Complex.
- Frank Skinner's appearance, as a fan of the show, and his declining an offer of companionship.
People interviewed Edit
- Steven Moffat, the executive producer.
- Peter Capaldi, who played the Twelfth Doctor.
- Frank Skinner, who played Perkins.
- Daisy Beaumont, who played Maisie Pitt.
- Dave Bonneywell, creature supervisor
- Foxes, who played a singer.
- Jamie Mathieson, the writer.
Home video releases Edit
The video was released in the Complete Eighth Series box set.