has announced that their broadcasts of the new series of Doctor Who
will start on April 17th
. The date has been reported in the Hollywood trade paper Variety
, and has been confirmed on BBC America's website
and Facebook page
The start date for UK broadcast has not yet been officially confirmed. There are reports that a trailer has aired with the date of April 3rd, but this may have been broadcast in error. The BBC's official position is that the series will debut "at Easter".