Peevish actors are descending mournfully upon the remote English village of Happenstance for the funeral of TV legend Tom Baker. His one-time co-star Suzy Goshawk is sucked into a parochial vortex of intrigue involving the quailsome local vicar, Tom’s acidulous housekeeper Mrs Frimbly and various other fruminous scrumblebums. None of them can agree upon how Tom met his disastrous end and Suzy is starting to suspect that something murksome and swervish is going on. The snow comes down and Suzy finds herself trapped at Baker’s End for Christmas, with all the village’s creepy pensioners enslaved by a strange, dancing dragon… and a Sinister [...]
Big Finish have released the latest in their main ongoing range, Maker of Demons starring Sylvester McCoy as the Doctor alongside Bonnie Langford as Mel and Sophie Aldred as Ace.
Decades ago, the mysterious time-travelling Doctor and his cheerful companion Mel became the toast of the planet Prosper, when they brokered a peace between the native Mogera and humans from the colony ship The Duke of Milan. But when the TARDIS at last returns to Prosper, the Doctor, Mel and their associate Ace find only a warzone. The burrowing Mogera have become brutal monsters, dominated by their terrifying leader Caliban – and [...]
With the third series of Big Finish’s acclaimed Early Adventures range ready to launch later this month, we decided to celebrate some new/old adventures from the Big Finish team and take a look back, from amongst many excellent options, at our favourite audio adventures of William Hartnell’s First Doctor.10: The Founding Fathers by Simon Guerrier
The TARDIS lands in Leicester Square in the summer of 1762. When the Doctor, Steven and Vicki find themselves locked out of the TARDIS, only one man can possibly help them. But the American, Benjamin Franklin, has problems of his [...]
John Barrowman will return to the role of Captain Jack Harkness in 2017 with a new box set of audio adventures from Big Finish – The Lives of Captain Jack.
Joined by Camille Codouri as Jackie Tyler and Russell Tovey as Alonso Frame, the set comes from the pens of James Goss and Guy Adams.
Speaking to BigFinish.com, Goss says the mini-series will feature snippets from the Captain’s long existence:
“The Lives Of Captain Jack features just four adventures from his incredibly long existence. It takes us from the year 200,101; [...]