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Last updated 22 May 2017
Broadcast: Saturday 22nd April 2017
9:00pm-10:05pm EDT (01:00 GMT) < > « » Premiere < > « »
BBC America (adverts during broadcast)
Featuring: Peter Capaldi, Matt Lucas, Pearl Mackie, Ralf Little

The language of the future is emoji! The Doctor takes Bill to a spectacular city on a distant planet, but where are the colonists?  A band of "cute" droids hold the deadly answer.

Synopsis Source: BBC America website schedule listing

It was reported that the end credits of the premiere were removed in favour of starting Class immediately.

Broadcast Source: BBC America

Ratings Information:

Consolidated figures: 0.778m viewers (evening), 14th place - Nielsen - original cable shows by day, P18-49 %

The episode achieved 778,000 viewers (0.26 18-49), which placed it 14th in the cable chart for original shows (27th with ties) [source: Showbuzz Daily / TV Recaps ]

Demographics: P18-49 0.26, F18-49 0.23, M18-49 0.28, P18-34 0.17, F12-34 0.16, M12-34 0.14, P25-54 0.30, P50+ 0.36