Doctor Who: Vincent and the Doctor + Q&A

This exclusive preview screening of Vincent and the Doctor, an installment in the much beloved Doctor Who series, was followed by a panel discussion with the team behind the episode. Writer Richard Curtis, known for such British classics as Blackadder and Love Actually, discusses how he got involved with the show following 'orders' from his children, and how he went about writing the story. Director Jonny Campbell explains his approach to directing the piece, in particular detailing how he maintains the continuity of the characters whilst bringing to life the story within the script. Producer Piers Wegner talks about the part he plays in finding writers such as Richard Curtis, and the process behind casting. Finally actor Karen Gillian reflects on some of the practical challenges she faces when shooting the series' episodes as Amy Pond



 

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