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9/19/2012 03:57:00 pm - Reported by Chuck Foster

The BBC have now confirmed that the final episode of the current run of adventures for the Doctor, The Angels Take Manhattan, will be broadcast on BBC1 at the slightly earlier time of 7:20pm on Saturday 29th September. As in previous weeks the episode will face competition on ITV1 from Red or Black?, with the final moments up against The X Factor from 8:00pm; on the other main channels, BBC2 has repeats of War Farm and Dad's Army, Channel 4 continues its new dating game show Baggage, and Channel 5 is showing the film The Wild Geese.

A new image is now available to promote the episode, which joins a number that were previously released when filming took place in New York during April. A variety of new photos are to be published next week.

The Angels Take Manhattan: The Doctor and Amy in Central Park. Photo: BBC

Executive Producer and lead writer, Steven Moffat with Matt Smith. Photo: BBC Executive Producer Caroline Skinner with Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill. Photo: BBC Matt Smith discusses the next scene. Photo: BBC Looking forward to the new series. Photo: BBC
Matt Smith as the Doctor. Photo: BBC Media CentreThe Doctor's heart-breaking farewell to Amy and Rory - a race against time through the streets of Manhattan, as New York's statues come to life around them...

With Rory's life in danger, the Doctor and Amy must locate him before it's too late! Luckily, an old friend helps them and guides the way.

Guest stars: Mike McShane, Alex Kingston and Rob David

Written by Steven Moffat
Executive produced by Steven Moffat and Caroline Skinner
Directed by Nick Hurran
Produced by Marcus Wilson

The Angels Take Manhattan is due to be broadcast at these times around the world:
United Kingdom : Saturday 29th September, 7:20pm BST   BBC1
United States  : Saturday 29th September, 9:00pm ET    BBC America
Canada         : Saturday 29th September, 9:00pm ET    SPACE
Australia      : Saturday 6th  October,   7:30pm AEST  ABC (also on iView from 30th Sept)
New Zealand    : Thursday 11th October,   8:30pm NZST  Prime

Who Do You Think You Are?

Guest star Alex Kingston can also be seen on BBC1 tonight at 9:00pm as she delves into her ancestral past in Who Do You Think You Are?.