It aired in the same week the coronavirus was declared a global health emergency by the World Health Organisation.
Jodie Whittaker has revealed that she'll be back in the Tardis for another series of Doctor Who.
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The series opener – the first of ten new episodes – is the Doctor Who’s most ambitious yet.
The 12th series (of the revived era of the show) will premiere with the first part of a 'blockbusting' two-part episode called Spyfall in January 1, 2020.
When Doctor Who showrunner Chris Chibnell took over the reigns of the BBC's flagship sci-fi show, he kept the classic Whovian baddies at arms length in his first season.
Doctor Who season 12 has wrapped, and the BBC has dropped a brief teaser for Jodie Whittaker's second outing as the veteran Time Lord online.