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See broadcasts for BBC ThreeDeath in Venice (Series 5, Episode 6 of 13)

Last updated 02 January 2017
Broadcast: Saturday 8th May 2010
7:00pm-7:45pm BST (18:00 GMT) « » Premiere « »
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Featuring: Arthur Darvill, Karen Gillan, Steven Moffat, Matt Smith, Jonny Campbell, Alex Price, Toby Whithouse, Beth Willis

This episode goes behind the scenes of The Vampires of Venice

The cast and crew get a trip abroad. But not to Venice, because as episode writer Toby Whithouse explains, modern day Venice doesn't really look like 16th century Venice anymore. Instead the episode is shot in Trogir, a small medieval town in Croatia that is the spitting image of 16th century Venice.

However, Matt Smith and Toby Whithouse do take a trip to Venice and meet up with Francesco Da Mosto, who takes them on his boat and gives them a unique tour to illustrate how the world's most beautiful city works as a back drop to Toby's fiction.


Synopsis Source: Doctor Who Guide
Broadcast Source: BBC