Are You A Doctor Who Super Fan?

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Are You A Doctor Who Super Fan?

We love Doctor Who and we reckon if you are here, you love Doctor Who as well. Our resident Super fan has come up with 14 questions about the programme and the way it’s been made over the 50 years which we think will challenge even the most knowledgeable of fans.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Q: Which Eleventh Doctor story was written by acclaimed fantasy author Neil Gaiman?
    • A. 

      'The Doctor’s Daughter’

    • B. 

      'The Doctor’s Wife’

    • C. 

      ‘The Doctor, The Widow and the Wardrobe’

  • 2. 
    Q: What was the name of the Doctor’s old yellow car?
    • A. 

      Benton

    • B. 

      Betty

    • C. 

      Bessie

  • 3. 
    Q: Which Tenth Doctor story saw 1950s Britain under attack from an alien entity that absorbed people’s faces through their television sets?
    • A. 

      ‘The Idiot’s Lantern’

    • B. 

      ‘Love and Monsters’

    • C. 

      ‘The Sontaran Stratagem’

  • 4. 
    Q: Which BAFTA-winning writer, who went on to write the adventures of Wallace and Gromit, was the co-creator of K9 for Doctor Who?
    • A. 

      Richard Curtis

    • B. 

      Bob Baker

    • C. 

      Neil Gaiman

  • 5. 
    Q: Which costume designer, who would later win Oscars for his work on Dangerous Liaisons and The Last Emperor, designed the original look for the Fourth Doctor and designed the Zygons for Doctor Who?
    • A. 

      James Acheson

    • B. 

      Ken Trew

    • C. 

      Colin Lavers

  • 6. 
    Q: Which Doctor Who script writer wrote an instruction book on writing for television in the 1970s?
    • A. 

      Terrance Dicks

    • B. 

      David Whitaker

    • C. 

      Malcolm Hulke

  • 7. 
    Q: Terry Nation was the writer who came up with the Daleks, but who was the BBC member of staff who designed the look of the Daleks?
    • A. 

      Ray Cusick

    • B. 

      Barry Newman

    • C. 

      Edward Thomas

  • 8. 
    Q: Which two 1980s Doctor Who serials were captured in 3D photography by View-Master
    • A. 

      ‘Meglos’ and ‘The Visitation’

    • B. 

      ‘Full Circle’ and ‘Castrovalva’

    • C. 

      ‘Logopolis’ and ‘Time-Flight’

  • 9. 
    Q: Almost all the Doctor Who TV stories between 1963 and 1989 have been turned into novels. Which of the following stories has not been turned into a novel?
    • A. 

      ‘Resurrection of the Daleks’

    • B. 

      ‘Remembrance of the Daleks’

    • C. 

      ‘Revenge of the Cybermen’

  • 10. 
    Q: TV-listings magazine the Radio Times has featured Doctor Who on its cover many times, but which Doctor Who serial was the first to feature on the cover?
    • A. 

      ‘Marco Polo’

    • B. 

      ‘The Dalek Invasion of Earth’

    • C. 

      ‘The Web Planet’

  • 11. 
    Q: Which was the first Doctor Who TV serial to be commercially available on video in the UK? 
    • A. 

      ‘Revenge of the Cybermen’

    • B. 

      ‘Earthshock’

    • C. 

      ‘Tomb of the Cybermen’

  • 12. 
    Q: In June 1999, a Dalek featured on a Royal Mail stamp for the first time to celebrate entertainment. Which famous photographer took the photograph of the Dalek especially for use on the stamp?
    • A. 

      Lord Snowden

    • B. 

      Rankin

    • C. 

      David Bailey

  • 13. 
    Q: Which composer has had the longest uninterrupted stint writing music for Doctor Who?
    • A. 

      Dudley Simpson

    • B. 

      Peter Howell

    • C. 

      Murray Gold

  • 14. 
    Q: Russell T. Davies is the man who successfully brought Doctor Who back to television in 2005 with Christopher Eccleston in the lead role. But before Doctor Who, Davies had written another science fiction drama that starred Eccleston. What was the name of the drama?
    • A. 

      The First Edition

    • B. 

      The Second Coming

    • C. 

      The Third Kind

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