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  1. Lavanya Six

    Wayward Son
    Threadmarks: Part 01: Divergence

    “Now the WB is doing for orphans raised by apes what Buffy the Vampire Slayer and Smallville did for vampires and Superman, namely reviving a tired franchise with a healthy dose of angst, melodrama, and forbidden love.” Excerpt from ""The WB’s Take on Tarzan," Slate, 2003 (OTL) July 15, 2004...
  2. Guajolote

    "Phil won't leave his room" - A Doctor Who Production History
    Threadmarks: Teaser

    "Well, that's the introductions out of the way. Derrick, how did you choose your new Doctor." "Well, it was a very fraught process..." "Ah, the truth comes out. I thought you liked me!" "I didn't mean it like that. I was very lucky finding you, but getting there wasn't easy. I'd thought we'd...
  3. Mr_ Bondoc

    Epic Geek Battle: A Pop Culture TL

    IDEA: Imagine the fates of the series of Star Trek and Doctor Who are switched. One will continuously run non-stop for 4 decades, to be revived again in a film 7 years later, and complete revival in the 21st century, serving as the backbone for a network. The other series will run for 3...
  4. DBWI: Nelvana' s Doctor Who never gets made

    I found today The Doctor who animated series almost never happened. I started think how different the franchise would. What's your ideas ?
  5. 13 Doctors 13 Stories

    OK, what's this then? It's a DW ATL What's the difference between this one and all the others? Well it's based on DAV's current wrestling thread 30 Years 30 Matches What the Doc as a wrestler? No you twonk, Its about how certain stories in an alternative DW TL gave the show a different...
  6. "Where Are We Going This Time": The Golden Age of Science Fiction

    Greetings all! I'm excited to share with you all this, my first timeline. I've been reading other people's for quite some time now, and decided that it was finally my turn to put my thoughts out on a page. So first, let me answer some questions that you may have. "What is this actually going...
  7. Earliest Possible Doctor Who?

    What is the earliest PoD for Doctor Who to be created before 1963? Bonus points if it doesn't require a different show entirely.
  8. 50 years of American Doctor Who

    I saw this video about an American Doctor Who series a while ago and never paid it much mind. After having read several Doctor Who timelines, I wondered if anything approaching this list of American Doctors could be realistic. It is based off this buzzfeed listicle...
  9. A Cosmic Hobo in Colour: A Doctor Who TL
    Threadmarks: Introduction

    Doctor Who was facing a crisis. No, this wasn't the show's titular hero facing off against the Daleks, or the Cybermen, or even the Terrible Zodin. No, this was a crisis in the real world. Over the previous two years, the programme’s ratings had begun to stagnate. Audiences were growing up, and...
  10. Sideways

    Hey There Doctor Blue Skies - A Doctor Who TLIAD

    Richard Ayoade 2009-2012 "This angst business is boring. I'm bored. Come on! Let's go on a quick, twenty minute, self contained adventure. It'll be fun." The return of Doctor Who in 2009 after nothing since a book series in the mid nineties ruffled feathers not just because it had a black...
  11. Heavy

    The Doctor Is Who? TL (Finished)

    The First Doctor William Hartnell (1963 - 1966) The first actor to play the Doctor, William Hartnell portrayed the eponymous alien adventurer for approximately three and a half years between 1963 and 1966, piloting the TARDIS - his blue police call box which was bigger on the inside -...
  12. Heavy

    TLIAFD: The Doctor Is Who?

    What are you doing here? Against my better judgment, I am submitting a timeline. A timeline in a few days? Yes, that seemed arbitrary enough to suit me. Please note that days might not be consecutive, or very close together at all. Cop-out. Probably. So what's it about, then? Doctor Who...
  13. The Madman and his Blue Box: Another take on the Doctor

    I can hear the groans "Not another Doctor Who thread!" Well yes it is. This is a spinoff from my "An Alternate Trek" where Gene Roddenberry ended up in the UK making Star Trek with Lew Grade and ITC. This is going to be the story of the Doctor as it happens ITTL. I have already...
  14. NCW8

    TLIAPOT: Shuffling the Doc

    1. William Hartnell (1963-1966) In November 1963 a new science fiction series appeared on British television. It started with two teachers concerned with the wellbeing of one of their pupils. They followed her home, which happened to be a scrapyard, and confronted her grandfather, who seemed...
  15. Who's The Doctor? A TL
    Threadmarks: Doctor Who

    Part One: Doctor Who?: “It was odd how it started when you think about it. I mean, it seems so obvious now that it would have happened but it only did so because of a comment about eight years before it all happened. John was working with the BBC then, light hearted series, music, songs...
  16. Petike

    Doctor Who WI & Challenge : The Dark Dimension gets produced...

    Yes, that The Dark Dimension anniversary film : http://tardis.wikia.com/wiki/The_Dark_Dimension How could it survive into production even after the cancellation of the series ? How would it affect DW broadcasting and narrative history ?
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