“Doctor Who” Xmas Special Hits Cinemas Twice

BBC Worldwide North America and Fathom Events have announced their final theatrical event of 2016 with the “Doctor Who” 2016 Christmas special “The Return of Doctor Mysterio” set for a big screen release.

The episode will screen in almost 400 movie theaters nationwide for two nights only on Tuesday, December 27th and Thursday, December 29th at 7pm local time both days. Tickets can be purchased from today.

In the Steven Moffat-penned episode, The Doctor (Peter Capaldi) teams up with an investigative journalist (Charity Wakefield) and a superhero (Justin Chatwin) to save New York from a deadly alien threat. Matt Lucas, Adetomiwa Edun, Aleksandar Jovanovic and Logan Hoffman co-star.

The event screening will include the full 60-minute episode plus two exclusive bonus features – “A New Kind of Superhero” which offers a special inside look at Doctor Who’s concept of a modern superhero, and a special “Christmas Doctor Who Extra” which shows off the making of this year’s special.

Source: BBC Worldwide