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This Week in Doctor Who

Week 20: 20-26 May 2017 - USA

Data last updated 24 April 2017

Saturday 20 May

Show broadcasts for WSRE
10:00pm CDT
Peter Davison Movies: Snakedance

Show broadcasts for WILL
10:00pm CDT
Tom Baker Movies: The Leisure Hive

The Doctor and Romana visit the Leisure Hive on the planet Argolis, the surface of which is uninhabitable following a twenty minute nuclear war between the Argolins and their enemies the Foamasi. The Argolins themselves are now sterile. Pangol, the youngest, was created by the Tachyon Recreation Generator, a machine that runs games in the Hive.

Show broadcasts for West Virginia Public Broadcasting
11:00pm EDT
Tom Baker Movies: The Invasion of Time - Part 1 of 2

After a meeting in space with a group of unseen aliens the Doctor returns to Gallifrey and claims the presidency of the Time Lords. Leela meanwhile tries to work out why he is behaving out of character. At his induction, the Doctor is 'crowned' with a device giving him access to the Matrix. He then arranges for the transduction barriers around Gallifrey to be put out of action by K9. When this is done, his alien 'friends' materialise. They are telepathic invaders called Vardans.

Show broadcasts for Iowa Public TV
10:30pm CDT
Tom Baker Movies: Meglos

The TARDIS is intercepted by the megalomaniacal xerophyte Meglos and trapped in a time loop.

Show broadcasts for WMVS/MPTV (Milwaukee) HD 10.1/36.2
11:00pm CDT
Pertwee Movies: Daemons - Part 1 of 2

The Master raises a demon from the depths of hell and forms his own cult in hopes of utilizing the cloven-hooved creature's demonic power. If the Doctor wants to stop him, he may need a little bit of magic on his side. Compiles episodes 21 through 23 from "Doctor Who" series 8.

Show broadcasts for KERA
11:30pm CDT
Tom Baker Movies: The Keeper of Traken

The Doctor takes Adric and a young air hostess named Tegan Jovanka, who has come aboard the TARDIS by accident, to the planet Logopolis, home of a race of mathematicians whose help he hopes to enlist in reconfiguring the outer shell of the TARDIS. The mysterious, wraith-like Watcher brings Nyssa from Traken to join them and warns of impending danger - something that is borne out as the Master arrives and kills a number of the Logopolitans.

Sunday 21 May

Show broadcasts for WMVS/MPTV (Milwaukee) HD 10.1/36.2
12:03am CDT
Pertwee Movies: Daemons - Part 2 of 2

The Master kidnaps Jo and wants to sacrifice her in order to gain the demon's powers. Will the Doctor be able to stop him in time to save Jo and the earth? Compiles episodes 24 and 25 from "Doctor Who" series 8.