Preview Clips for DOCTOR WHO’s ‘Robot of Sherwood’

Here are a bunch of video clips teasing the next episode of DOCTOR WHO, “Robot of Sherwood”:

BBC One trailer:

BBC One “Next Time” clip:

BBC America “Next Time” clip:

That is not Robin Hood clip:

The Sheriff and Robin’s battle:

Here is the BBC’s official synopsis for the episode:

In a sun-dappled Sherwood forest, the Doctor discovers an evil plan from beyond the stars and strikes up an unlikely alliance with Robin Hood. With all of Nottingham at stake, the Doctor must decide who is real and who is fake. Can impossible heroes really exist?

“Robot of Sherwood” airs tomorrow at 9 p.m. on BBC America.

Behind-the-Scenes Pics From DOCTOR WHO

Here is a mighty selection of photographs taken during the filming of this week’s episode of DOCTOR WHO, “Robot of Sherwood” at Caerphilly Castle in South Wales, featuring Peter Capaldi as the 12th Doctor and Jenna Coleman as Clara.

“Robot of Sherwood” airs tomorrow at 9 p.m. on BBC America.

BBC Snips Swordfight in Tomorrow’s DOCTOR WHO

Doctor Who Series 8 (episode 3)Barbaric recent events in the Middle East have compelled the BBC to edit tomorrow night’s episode of DOCTOR WHO, “Robot of Sherwood,” to remove a beheading from the story’s climactic swordfight between Robin Hood and the Sheriff of Nottingham.

The powers-that-be are concerned that the fantasy sequence – which was filmed back in February, long before anyone in the West had heard of ISIS – might seem insensitive in light of the beheading of American journalists James Foley on Aug. 19 and Steven Sotloff on Sept. 2 by Islamic extremists representing the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria.
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