Doctor Who Christmas Special Airs in UK and US
This year, American viewers of the BBC popular TV show Doctor Who are given a Christmas Present as the Doctor Who Christmas Special "A Christmas Carol" airs in both the UK and US on Christmas Day! Tune in Saturday night at 9pm Eastern/8pm Central on BBC America. Synopsis: Written by: Steven MoffatPremieres: December 25, 2010 at 9pm/8c Amy and Rory are trapped on a crashing space liner, and the only way The Doctor can rescue them is to save the soul of a lonely old miser, in a festive edition of the time-travelling adventure, written by Steven Moffat. But is Kazran Sardick, the richest man in Sardicktown, beyond redemption? And what is lurking in the fogs of Christmas Eve? Matt and Karen return for an all-new Christmas special, along with Arthur Darvill and guest stars Michael Gambon (Harry Potter) and Katherine Jenkins. Lead Writer and Executive Producer, Steven Moffat, confirmed, 'Oh, we're going for broke with this one. It's all your favorite Christmas movies at once, in an hour, with monsters. And the Doctor. And a honeymoon. And ... oh, you'll see. I've honestly never been so excited about writing anything!' It's Doctor Who all Christmas long with a marathon of favorites starting on December 24th at Midnight leading up to the special. BBC AMERICA will also premiere Doctor Who at the Proms at 1pm/12c on Christmas Day, a live concert featuring stars Matt Smith, Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill as hosts.