The Born Identity was the episode of Doctor Who Confidential broadcast in conjunction with A Good Man Goes to War. Its namesake was a play on the film The Bourne Identity.

Aspects of production covered[edit | edit source]

This Confidential episode covered:

  • Fight choreography

Additional topics covered[edit | edit source]

It also covered:

  • Sets
  • Working with a baby
  • The big reveal of River's identity
  • A Day In The Life: Cyberman.

People interviewed[edit | edit source]

Music list[edit | edit source]

  • "Written in the Stars" by Tinie Tempah feat. Eric Turner[1]
  • "Quest for Souls" by David Marsden, Album: Trailers Vol. 1 RSM080
  • "Jump" by Flo Rida feat. Nelly Furtado
  • "Mama Do (Uh Oh, Uh Oh)" by Pixie Lott (also used in DCOM: After Effects)
  • "The Dirt" by Gareth Johnson & Paul Mottram, Album: Middle East meets West ANW 1178
  • "Mosaic" by Christophe Goze, Album: World, Middle East, India ANW 1052
  • "Aerodynamic" by Paul Wheatley & Paul Ross, Album: Electro Rock RSM094
  • "I Am Robot" by Luke Adams
  • "Universal" by Huw Williams, Album: Electro Rock RSM094
  • "Back to Front" by Eliza Doolittle
  • "Just the Way You Are" by Bruno Mars
  • "Heads Will Roll" by Yeah Yeah Yeahs

Crew[edit | edit source]

Elements retained in Cut Down[edit | edit source]

  • The "Cut Down" version retained material on the sets, stunt fighting, working with the babies, and the reveal of River Song's identity.

Home video releases[edit | edit source]

Doctor Who: The Complete Sixth Series DVD cover.

The "Cut Down" version of this episode was included on the Doctor Who: The Complete Sixth Series DVD & Blu-ray box set released on 21 November 2011.

Footnotes[edit | edit source]

  1. The Born Identity. Retrieved on 4 March 2019.
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43' (full length)
15 minutes (Cut Down) +