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801. Deep Breath

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  • Broadcast: 23 August 2014
  • Viewers: 9.17 million
  • Availability: Deep Breath DVD


When the Doctor arrives in Victorian London, he finds a dinosaur rampant in the Thames and a spate of deadly spontaneous combustions. Who is the new Doctor and will Clara’s friendship survive as they embark on a terrifying mission into the heart of an alien conspiracy? The Doctor has changed. It’s time you knew him.


Written by Steven Moffat
Directed by Ben Wheatley

The Doctor – Peter Capaldi
Clara – Jenna Coleman
Madame Vastra – Neve McIntosh
Strax – Dan Starkey
Jenny – Catrin Stewart
Half-Face Man – Peter Ferdinando
Inspector Gregson – Paul Hickey
Alf – Tony Way
Elsie – Maggie Service
Cabbie – Mark Kempner
Barney – Brian Miller
Waiter – Graham Duff
Courtney – Ellis George
Policeman – Peter Hannah
Footman – Paul Kasey
Missy – Michelle Gomez
The Doctor – Matt Smith

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