Doctor Who is Coming to Disney XD!

BILLIE PIPER as Rose Tyler, DAVID TENNANT as The DoctorDisney XD has announced that on Saturday May 9 at 9PM ET a special preview airing of “Doctor Who” will be aired, followed by the Disney XD premier of the  “Fantastic Four” movie. On May 9 Disney XD will air the season two season premier “New Earth” which will introduce viewers to the Doctor and Rose and their adventures. The two will board the TARDIS and head into the future to New Earth where secrets inside a luxury hospital where their adventure will unfold and Disney XD viewers will learn more about the Doctor and his adventures. Disney XD will begin airing more Doctor Who episodes starting on Saturday June 13. That week Doctor Who fans will be able to enjoy a week-long program event which will feature the airing of one “new” episode a night. Starting on June 14 Doctor Who episodes will also be available on the WATCH Disney XD app.

TARDIS__pack_1__preview_by_allhopeislostFor those unfamiliar with Doctor Who, he is a “time lord who travels through space and time in his TARDIS, combating various enemies to save civilizations around the globe.”  The TARDIS is a sentient time-traveling space ship that looks like a blue British police box (think phone booth) on the outside.  The show is produced by the BBC and originally ran on British television for 26 seasons between 1963 and 1989. Doctor Who relaunched in 2005.Disney XD will be airing the 2006-2008 episodes of Doctor Who starring David Tennant as the Doctor. Since the start of the show thirteen actors have played “The Doctor”, this transition being part of the story line. Doctor Who is a Time Lord.  When a Time Lord is receives an injury  that would be considered fatal to other species instead of dying they instead regenerate into a new incarnation allowing the Doctor to take on a new body and new personality traits. So while each actor who plays the Doctor portrays him differently, they are all intended to be the same character and a part of the same overall story. Because the Doctor is in fact a time traveler this also means he could in fact meet himself in another time.

For more information on Doctor Who visit OffTmsm to read “Doctor Who Intro 101”  written by one of our Main Streeters!

Images from BBC and doctorwhowatch


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Michele Atwood is the Owner/Editor of The Main Street Mouse and it’s subsidiaries and author of the books “Moving to Main Street U.S.A.” “How Many Sleeps Till Disney?” and “How Many Sleeps Till Disneyland?” Michele also contributes Disney news to the Joe Kelley Morning Show on 107.3 WDBO in Orlando. She and her family made the move from Michigan to the Orlando area to pursue their Disney dreams. Michele is a life long Disney fan, and has two sons who have followed suit, each going on their first Disney trip before their first birthday’s. Part of the goal Michele has for The Main Street Mouse is not only to keep members informed, but to create somewhat of a Disney Family by relating to others through personal experiences and opinions. Also, Michele is making it a priority to share stories of inspiration and hope to other Disney Fans in an effort to share the Magic and hopefully make a difference in the lives of others. ~ I enjoy writing personal perspective blogs, doing TMSM Meet Ups for our readers, and keeping the constant interaction going with others, sharing the Disney Magic to people when they can’t be at their Happy Place.

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