Eighth Doctor (1996)

 DOCTOR WHO (1996)
Paul Driscoll looks at the Paul McGann TV movie as a functional series pilot, as a reinvention of the Doctor and of the 20th-century Doctor Who formula, and as a ‘bridge’ to the 21st-century revival. This celebratory volume includes an interview with, and foreword by, scriptwriter Matthew Jacobs.
THE NIGHT OF THE DOCTOR (To be published in December 2020)
A revisionist return to Doctor Who’s past typical of showrunner Steven Moffat, and a televisual coup despite its online release, ‘The Night of the Doctor’ (2013) allowed Paul McGann’s Doctor a return after 17 years. James Cooray Smith examines seven exceptional minutes of Doctor Who.