‘Doctor Who’ Featurettes Show How the New Year’s Special And the New Dalek Were Made

/Film | 1/2/2019 | Hoai-Tran Bui
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The annual Doctor Who holiday specials are always a blockbuster-level event, with the BBC pouring all its money and resources into making this one-off episode as action-packed — but still family-friendly — as possible. This year’s New Year’s Day special was no exception, even as the special episode moved from its usual Christmas slot to the first of January. But that scheduling move turned out to be a boon for Doctor Who, which turned out one of the best episodes of season 11 yet, featuring the exciting return of the Doctor’s most fearsome foes: the Daleks. To continue the New Year’s festivities that the New Year’s special, titled “Resolutions,” kicked off, BBC has released two new Doctor Who featurettes that delve into the making of this explosive episode and the new makeover for the Daleks.

Jodie Whittaker’s 13th Doctor found herself facing an old foe in “Resolutions” which revolved around an ancient evil that has remained buried on Earth since the 9th century — until now. Directed by Wayne Yip (Preacher) from a script by showrunner Chris Chibnall, “Resolution” saw the return of the Daleks, the Doctor’s oldest enemy that was first introduced in...
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