Thursday, 8 December 2011 - Reported by Marcus
Doctor Who returns to Germany this December when Series Five begins broadcasting on the pay TV FOX Channel.
- FÜNF VOR ZWÖLF (Five to Twelve)
- DER STERNENWAL (The Star Whale)
- SIEG DER DALEKS (Victory of the Daleks)
- ZEIT DER ENGEL ( Time of the Angels)
- HERZ AUS STEIN (Heart of Stone)
- DIE VAMPIRE VON VENEDIG (The Vampires of Venice )
- AMYS ENTSCHEIDUNG (Amy's Decision)
- HUNGRIGE ERDE (Hungry Earth)
- KALTBLÜTIG (In Cold Blood)
- VINCENT UND DER DOCTOR (Vincent and the Doctor)
- DER UNTERMIETER (The Lodger)
- DIE PANDORICA (The Pandorica)
- DER GROSSE KNALL (The big bang)
The first episode Fünf vor zwölf, which translates as Five to Twelve will screen on the channel on 21st December at 8.15pm CET with episode two following later the same evening. The network has launched a website to tie in with the series
Series 5 will also be made available on iTunes Germany in both German and English beginning December 22nd.
German fans have yet to see broadcast the third and fourth series starring David Tennant.
serienjunkies.com has a report detailing the somewhat chequered history of Doctor Who broadcasts in Germany.
Meanwhile Televisió de Catalunya, has begun transmitting series 6 in Catalan on Canal 3XL. The series continues this Friday with La maledicció de la taca negra.
(with thanks to Aurélie Demonchaux)