Last updated 26 December 2023

Last Christmas

Series Episode Number: 813

World Premiere: Thu 25 Dec 2014 - 6:14pm GMT [BBC One] (United Kingdom)
First Broadcast: Thu 25 Dec 2014 - 9:00pm EST [BBC America]
Running Time: 60 minutes 15 seconds

8.28 Million (UK)

Appreciation Index: 82 (UK)

Audience Share: 31.6% (UK)
Chart Position: 7 (BARB Week Top 10 (channel)) (UK)

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The Doctor and Clara face their Last Christmas. Trapped on an arctic base and under attack from terrifying creatures, who are you going to call? Santa Claus!

Production Team include uncredited
WriterSteven Moffat
DirectorPaul Wilmshurst
ProducerPaul Frift
Executive ProducerSteven Moffat
Executive ProducerBrian Minchin
EditorAdam Trotman
Production DesignerMichael Pickwoad
Director of PhotographyNeville Kidd
Line ProducerTracie Simpson
Incidental MusicMurray Gold
Visual Effects MILK
Visual Effects BBC Wales Visual Effects
Special Effects Real SFX
Prosthetics Millennium FX
Production AccountantMaria Hurley
Sound RecordistDeian Llyr Humphreys
Costume DesignerHoward Burden
Make-up DesignerClaire Pritchard-Jones
Casting DirectorAndy Pryor CDG
Production ExecutiveJulie Scott
Post Production SupervisorNerys Davies
Stunt coordinatorCrispin Layfield
Stunt coordinatorJo McLaren
Stunt coordinatorAndy Merchant
ChoreographerAilsa Berk
First Assistant DirectorScott Bates
Second Assistant DirectorJames Dehaviland
Third Assistant DirectorDanielle Richards
Assistant DirectorGareth Jones
Assistant DirectorChris Thomas
Unit DriverSean Evans
Unit DriverKyle Davies
Location ManagerIwan Roberts
Unit ManagerNick Clark
Production ManagerSimon Morris
Production CoordinatorAdam Knopf
Assistant Production CoordinatorSandra Cosfeld
Production AssistantMatthew Jones
Production AssistantJamie Shaw
Assistant AccountantBethan Griffiths
Script SupervisorAngela Godfrey
Script EditorDavid P Davis
Camera OperatorMark McQuoid
Focus PullerJonathan Vidgen
Focus PullerJason Oxley
GripJohn Robinson
Grip (2nd)Bobby Williams
Camera AssistantCai Thompson
Camera AssistantKaty Kardasz
Camera AssistantTom Rowe
Assistant GripSean Cronin
Sound Maintenance EngineerTam Shoring
Sound Maintenance EngineerChristopher Golding
GafferMark Keeling
Best BoyFrancis Sparey
ElectricianAndrew Williams
ElectricianGrant Armstrong
ElectricianRick Tombs
ElectricianPip Keeling
ElectricianDave Cornelius
ElectricianGafin Riley
ElectricianShaun Keane
ElectricianGawain Nash
Supervising Art DirectorSian M Hughes
Standby Art DirectorAnthony Rutter
Set DecoratorAdrian Anscombe
Production BuyerLinda Morgan
Prop BuyerVicki Male
DraughtsmanKartik Nagar
DraughtsmanAlex Woodward
Prop MasterPaul Smith
Prop ChargehandKyle Belmont
Standby PropsLiam Collins
Standby PropsIan Davies
Set DresserScott Howe
Set DresserNigel Magni
Trainee Prop HandRyan Milton
StoremanJamie Southcott
Concept ArtistChris Lees
Graphic DesignerNina Dunn
Graphic ArtistSophie Powell
Graphic ArtistChristina Tom
Standby CarpenterPaul Jones
Standby RiggerBryan Griffiths
Practical ElectricianChristian Davies
Props MakerAlan Hardy
Props MakerJamie Thomas
Props DriverGareth Fox
Construction ManagerTerry Horle
Construction ChargehandDean Tucker
CarpenterJohn Sinnott
CarpenterChris Daniels
CarpenterLawrie Ferry
CarpenterMatt Ferry
CarpenterJulian Tucker
CarpenterJoe Painter
CarpenterTim Burke
CarpenterGeorge Rees
CarpenterKeith Richards
Head Senic PainterClive Clarke
Senic PainterSteve Nelms
Senic PainterMatt Weston
Construction DriverJonathan Tylke
Assistant Costume DesignerCarley Griffith
Assistant Costume DesignerKaren Homer
Costume SupervisorMelissa Cook
Assistant Costume DesignerMichelle McGrath
Assistant Costume DesignerGemma Evans
Assistant Costume DesignerCharlotte Bestwick
Make-Up SupervisorAnn Marie Williams
Make-Up ArtistAmy Riley
Make-Up ArtistEmma Cowen
Unit MedicGlyn Evans
Casting AssociateAlice Purser
Assistant EditorKatrina Aust
Visual Effects EditorDan Rawlings
Post Production CoordinatorSamantha Price
Dubbing MixerTim Ricketts
ADR EditorMatthew Cox
Dialogue EditorDarran Clement
Effects EditorHarry Barnes
Foley EditorJamie Talbutt
Graphics BBC Wales Graphics
Titles ConceptBilly Hanshaw
Online EditorGeraint Pari Huws
ColouristGareth Spensley
Conducted ByBen Foster
Mixed ByJake Jackson
Recorded byGerry O'Riordan
Title MusicRon Grainer
with thanks to BBC National Orchestra of Wales