Welcome to Torchwood was the episode of Doctor Who Confidential broadcast in conjunction with the episode Army of Ghosts.

Aspects of production covered[edit | edit source]

  • The origins of the 'Torchwood' name as a cover for the tapes of Series 1, and the various references in Series 2 to the name.
  • Tracy Ann Oberman talks about playing Yvonne, and the challenges of getting used to the technobabble of the show.
  • The complicated nature of making the Ghosts look human enough but not dissimilar to Cybermen.

Additional topics covered[edit | edit source]

  • Development of the Torchwood spin-off, and one of its first readthroughs.

People interviewed[edit | edit source]

Music list[edit | edit source]

  • "Standing On The Edge" by Feeder, Album: Echo Park[1]
  • "Time Of Your Life" by Oakenfold (vocal: Perry Farrell), Album: Bunkka
  • "You Said" by Chikinki
  • "Bullet In The Gun" by Planet Perfecto, Album: Cream Anthems 2000: Once In A Lifetime
  • "Secrets" by The Zutons, Album: Tired of Hanging Around
  • "She Moves In Her Own Way" by The Kooks, Album: Inside In/Inside Out
  • "I Like The Way" by Bodyrockers, Album: Bodyrockers
  • "Every Breath You Take" by Police, Album: Greatest Hits
  • "Fill My Little World" by The Feeling, Album: The Feeling Twelve Stops And Home
  • "Seen The Light" by Supergrass, Album: Supergrass is 10: The Best Of 1994-2004
  • "Jenny Was A Friend of Mine" by The Killers, Album: Hot Fuss

Crew[edit | edit source]

Elements retained in Cut Down[edit | edit source]

to be added

Home video releases[edit | edit source]

Doctor Who: The Complete Second Series DVD cover.

The "Cut Down" version of this episode was included on the Doctor Who: The Complete Second Series DVD box set released on 20 November 2006.

Footnotes[edit | edit source]

  1. Episode 12 : Welcome To Torchwood. Retrieved on 5 January 2019.
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30 minutes (full length)
15 minutes (Cut Down) +