BBC Reveals Air Date For An Adventure In Space And Time

A broadcast has been set for the Doctor Who origins drama starring David Bradley

Revealed today on Twitter : BBC Two will show An Adventure In Space And Time , the drama showing the origins of Doctor Who , on Thursday 21 November at 9pm. Two days later, of course, we'll see the 50th anniversary special episode of the show starring David Tennant and Matt Smith.

The BBC drama is written by Mark Gatiss and stars David Bradley as William Hartnell, the first Doctor. You can read about both An Adventure In Space And Time and The Day Of The Doctor in SFX issue 242 on sale from Wednesday 13 November. The current issue on sale (241) also features a massive celebration of the Doctor's 50th anniversary.