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The Writer's Tale
Broadcast: Sunday 22nd June 2008
6:45pm CDT (23:45 GMT) « »
WTTW 11 Chicago
Featuring: Phil Collinson, Ron Cook, Russell T Davies, Mark Gatiss, Mark Gatiss, Dave Houghton, Maureen Lipman, Euros Lyn, Steven Moffat, David Tennant, Toby Whithouse

This episode goes behind the scenes of The Idiot's Lantern

Going behind the scenes of Doctor Who. Writer Russell T Davies unveils the secrets behind creating a 21st century Doctor Who, and Mark Gatiss explains his personal journey from the dawning to the delivery of The Idiot's Lantern.

Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide
Broadcast Source: TWiDW

Report from the This Week in Doctor Who Archive:

Saturday 21st June 2008:
WTTW Chicago, IL
analog 11 digital .2
Chicago DirecTV 11,965
Chicago Dish 11,8496
Rockford, IL - cable station only
Series 2 - 1st Cycle:
Saturday 10PM, Sunday 6PM CDT 2-07 The Idiot's Lantern
Saturday 10:45PM, Sunday 6:45PM CDT DWC 2-07 The Writer's Tale

28 June 10PM, 29 June 6PM, Late 30 June 3:30AM CDT 2-08 The Impossible Planet pt 1 of 2
28 June 10:45PM, 29 June 6:45PM, Late 30 June 4:15AM CDT DWC 2-08 You've Got the Look
5 July 10PM, 6 July 6PM, Late 7 July 3:30AM CDT 2-09 The Satan Pit pt 2 of 2
5 July 10:45PM, 6 July 6:45PM, Late 7 July 4:15AM CDT DWC 2-09 Myths, Heroes, and Legends
12 July 10PM, 13 July 6PM CDT 2-10 Love & Monsters
12 July 10:45PM, 13 July 6:45PM CDT DWC 2-12 The New World Of Doctor Who
19 July 10PM, 20 July 6PM CDT 2-11 Fear Her
19 July 10:45PM, 20 July 6:45PM CDT DWC 2-11 Fear Factor
26 July 10PM, 27 July 6PM CDT 2-12 Army of Ghosts pt 1 of 2
26 July 10:45PM, 27 July 6:45PM CDT DWC 2-12 Welcome to Torchwood
2 August 10PM, 3 August 6PM CDT 2-13 Doomsday pt 2 of 2
2 August 10:45PM, 3 August 6:45PM CDT DWC 2-13 Finale
9 August - TBA, possibly The Christmas Invasion
16 August 10PM CDT 2-01 New Earth (2nd Cycle)
16 August 10:45PM CDT DWC 2-01 New New Doctor
23 August 10PM CDT 2-02 Tooth and Claw
23 August 10:45PM CDT DWC 2-02 Fear Factor
30 August 10PM CDT 2-03 School Reunion
30 August 10:45PM CDT DWC 2-03 Friends Reunited

WTTW has the right to air Series 1 one more time before February 28, 2009.