BBC announces a major, worldwide publicity tour to launch the new series of Doctor Who and introduce the world to the new Doctor – Peter Capaldi. The tour is scheduled to begin in the UK on August 7th and finish in Brazil on August 19th. The tour will take Capaldi, Jenna Coleman (the Doctor’s current companion) and Steven Moffat (executive producer and lead writer) across seven cities in five contininents in 12 days. There they will attend fan events, special screenings and interviews.
This tour is the largest ever promotional undertaking in the Doctor Who history and comes right on the tale of the 50th anniversary.