The first complete trailer for Doctor Who season 8 has been released! After weeks of quick peeks, teasers and promotional stills, the BBC have finally released the first complete trailer for the next Doctor Who’s season—which will star new Doctor Peter Capaldi alongside the the newcomer Samuel Anderson with the return of the Doctor’s companion Jenna-Louise Coleman.
Watch the preview below, which is courtesy of Doctor Who’s YouTube page, and debuted on BBC One during the broadcaster’s coverage of the World Cup final in the United Kingdom this evening. Doctor Who returns to the screens of the world on Saturday, August 23.
The show will subsequently continue for an uninterrupted run of 12 episodes—the very first time this has occurred since the show restarted in 2010. The team of writers for the new show include Sherlock’s Mark Gatiss and Steve Thompson, Frequently Asked Questions About Time Travel writer Jamie Mathieson and famous children’s books writer Frank Cottrell Boyce.