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Doctor Who: War Games

War Games

Factual Programme: 92


BBC Programmes - details for War Games



Featuring: Steven Moffat, Mark Gatiss, Matt Smith, Bill Paterson, Andrew Gunn, Karen Gillan, Ian McNeice


BBC Three (United Kingdom):
First Broadcast: Saturday 17th April 2010
Running Time: 45 minutes



This episode goes behind the scenes of Victory of the Daleks

There's the paint job to end all paint jobs as the Daleks come storming back on to British TV. Writer Mark Gatiss meets the curator of the Cabinet War Rooms and Churchill museum to see what the conditions were like at the epicentre of the British war effort. Backstage, Ian McNeice captures the essence of Winston Churchill on the screen and we find out how Mark went about writing the man behind the myth. Narrated by Alex Price and featuring interviews with Matt Smith, Karen Gillan, Mark Gatiss and Ian McNeice.