2017 News

News – Doctor Who Christmas Special 2017 25th December, 2017- Nick on the Doctor Who set for the 2017 Christmas Special with cast and crew including executive producer Brian Minchin, David Bradley, Pearl Mackie, Peter Capaldi, showrunner Steven Moffatt and director Rachel Talalay. http://www.radiotimes.com/news/tv/2017-12-25/doctor-who-2017-christmas-special-behind-the-scenes-photos/  
News – Big Finish nominated in BBC Audio Drama Awards 2018 30th November, 2017- Three Big Finish audio dramas have been nominated for the BBC Audio Drama Awards 2018. The finalists of the awards, which were established in 2012 to celebrate the quality of on-air and online audio drama, will be announced on the 4th of January 2018, and the winners will be revealed at a special awards ceremony
News – Chicago TARDIS 2017 17th November, 2017- Don’t miss out on the fun this November! From 24–26 November, Chicago TARDIS will be hosting three days of guests, discussions, activities, cosplay, gaming, kid’s stuff and more! With three doctors – Peter Davison, Colin Baker and Sylvester McCoy – plus many other guests including Nicola Bryant,  Frazer Hines, Sophie Aldred and Big Finish’s Jason
News – Download a spooky Halloween tale for just 99p… 5th October, 2017- Download the audiobook of SKAYNE 1: The Library at Iffley Tower at a special price of just 99p for Halloween. Written by Jonathan Barnes and performed by Nicholas Briggs, The Library at Iffley Tower is a tale of spine-chilling terror to disquiet and entertain. It is the end of the nineteenth century and Ketteridge, a troubled
News – Fall In: The Prisoner at Fifty Event 25th September, 2017- Fall In: The Prisoner at Fifty Event To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the first UK transmission of the start of one of the most iconic cult 1960s TV series, Network will be holding a very special event on Friday 29 September. Network is returning to the place where it all began – the Village
News – Goodbye Bessie! 9th September, 2017- Saturday 9 September was the last day of the Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff. Nick and friends gathered to say goodbye to costumes, props and sets – until the next time!
News – The Capitol: Two-day Doctor Who Convention, 6 & 7 May 2nd May, 2017- Following the success of the inaugural event, the Doctor Who Appreciation Society (DWAS) is proud to announce ‘The Capitol II‘ – a full scale, two-day event that will take place at the Arora Hotel Gatwick over the weekend of the 6th & 7th May 2017. DWAS prides itself on offering a well-organised convention at the
News – “I voice the Daleks on Doctor Who…” 13th April, 2017- In iNews today Nick talks about his work voicing the Daleks on Doctor Who – “…they’re all different in their twisted little ways…” Read more at: https://inews.co.uk/essentials/culture/television/doctor-who-voice-of-the-daleks-nicholas-briggs-interview/ Doctor Who returns this Saturday (15 April) on BBC One at 7.20pm
News – Portmeiricon 2017 1st April, 2017- Catch Nick at Portmeiricon this weekend. Be seeing you? http://www.portmeiricon.com/
News – Regeneration Who (3) 23rd March, 2017- Jason and Nick are on their way to RegenerationWho(3) running in Baltimore this weekend. Other guests include 7th Doctor Sylvester McCoy, Neve McIntosh (Madame Vastra), Catrin Stewart (Jenny Flint), Ingrid Oliver (Osgood),  Katy Manning (3rd Doctor’s companion Jo Grant), Richard Franklin (UNIT’s Captain Mike Yates), Terry Molloy (5th–7th Doctor’s Davros), and Peter Purves (1st Doctor’s
News – Digital art prints 17th March, 2017- From influences including Doctor Who, Tango (a Gallifrey version); Petrichor (the smell of dust after rain – The Doctor’s Wife); and Vortex, are part of a range of abstract and geometric digital art prints by Stephanie Briggs, new to the shop at nicholasbriggs.com / redraygun.co.uk Other images inspired by a mixture of imagination and observation
News – (Re)Generation Who, 24–26 March 2017 3rd February, 2017- (Re)Generation Who, the Mid-Atlantic’s Doctor Who convention, is a three day fan convention held in Hunt Valley, Baltimore run by Onezumi Events. Guests this year include 7th Doctor Sylvester McCoy, Karen Gillan, Michelle Gomez, Ingrid Oliver, Peter Purves, Katy Manning, Terry Molloy, Richard Franklin and Nicholas Briggs. All the details can be found at https://regenerationwho.com    
News – Isaac Asimov’s I, Robot on BBC Radio 4 2nd February, 2017- “It’s the ideas that really leap out of it” Actor Nick Briggs introduces his characters and tells us what he finds appealing about Isaac Asimov’s sci-fi stories. He also explains why he doesn’t think we should fear a future dominated by robots. http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04rbfzk Isaac Asimov’s I, Robot BBC Radio 4: 15 Minute Drama The rise of
News – Big Finish win at the BBC Audio Drama Awards 30th January, 2017- Big Finish Productions win a BBC Audio Drama Award for Doctor Who – Doom Coalition 3: Absent Friends. So proud of John Dorney, Ken Bentley, David Richardson, Jamie Robertson and Benji Clifford for the Big Finish Productions win at the BBC Audio Drama Awards for Absent Friends (Doom Coalition). Well done, lads. You are brilliant! Nicholas Briggs Doctor Who – Doom Coalition 3 https://www.bigfinish.com/releases/v/doom-coalition-3-1223 3.1 Absent Friends by John
News – Sir John Hurt 28th January, 2017- Sir John Hurt: Bafta-winning actor dies aged 77. Very sad indeed at the loss of Sir John Hurt. Such a lovely, warm, talented bloke. Such a privilege to work with him. Nicholas Briggs
News – Gallifrey One: 28 Years Later, 17–19 Feb 2017 10th January, 2017- Gallifrey One, the annual North American Doctor Who celebration, is the world’s largest and longest running annual fan-run Doctor Who convention. Their next event, Gallifrey One: 28 Years Later, will take place from 17–19 February 2017 at the Marriott Los Angeles Airport Hotel. Guests include 8th Doctor Paul McGann, Lalla Ward, Louise Jameson, Katy Manning, Mark Strickson, Peter Purves,