BBC has announced that the new Doctor Who premieres on August 23rd on BBC One. The feature-length premiere episode entitled “Deep Breath” will see Peter Capaldi take on one of TV’s most iconic roles as the Twelfth Doctor, alongside Jenna Coleman returning as his companion Clara Oswald.
For those of us in North America, BBC America has announced the Doctor Who Series 8 episode will premiere the same day at 8pm EST. In Canada, Space will be airing the season premiere. To commemorate the announcement, BBC has released a new image and teaser video. Check them out below.