This year’s hour long special,”The Husbands of River Song” will air at 5:15pm on Christmas Day.
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It’s Christmas Day on a remote human colony and the Doctor is hiding from Christmas Carols and Comedy Antlers. But when a crashed spaceship calls upon the Doctor for help, he finds himself recruited into River Song’s squad and hurled into a fast and frantic chase across the galaxy.
King Hydroflax is furious, his giant Robot bodyguard is out of control and coming for them all! Will Nardole survive? And when will River Song work out who the Doctor is?
All will be revealed on a starliner full of galactic super-villains and a destination the Doctor has been avoiding for a very long time.
Writer – Steven Moffat
Director – Douglas Mackinnon
Executive Producer – Brian Minchin
Producer – Nikki Wilson
Cast – Peter Capaldi, Alex Kingston, Greg Davies, Matt Lucas, Rowan Polonski, Robert Curtis, Chris Lew Kim Hoi.