Death in HeavenSeries Episode Number: 812
World Premiere: Sun 9 Nov 2014 - 7:02am AEDT [ABC] (Australia)
First Broadcast: Sat 8 Nov 2014 - 8:02pm GMT [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Sat 8 Nov 2014 - 9:00pm EST [BBC America]
Running Time: 57 minutes
7.60 Million (UK)Appreciation Index: 83 (UK)
Audience Share: 28.6% (UK)
Chart Position: 14 (BARB Week Top 30 Chart) (UK)
With Cybermen on the streets of London, old friends unite against old enemies and the Doctor takes to the air in a startling new role.
Can the mighty UNIT contain Missy? As the Doctor faces his greatest challenge, sacrifices must be made before the day is won.
Popular comedian, actor and broadcaster Sanjeev Bhaskar is to join the cast of Doctor Who when the series returns to BBC One on 23 August.
Speaking about the role, Bhaskar said: “I’m thrilled to have made a small contribution to and now be part of the Doctor Who universe. Another dream box ticked!”
Steven Moffat, lead writer and Executive Producer, says: “I’m completely thrilled that Sanjeev Bhaskar is coming to the aid of the Doctor. The danger is never deadlier than in a finale episode, and the Time Lord is going to need all the help he can get!”