Doctor Who: The Moment

About the show

Each week on The Moment, I speak with a different guest about an individual moment in an episode of Doctor Who that means a lot to them: something that really had in impact on them, or that they had a strong reaction to, or that they think a lot about for whatever reason.


  • Programming Note

    August 14th, 2023  |  Season 4  |  3 mins 22 secs

    A brief announcement. Unfortunately, season 4 of The Moment is going to have to wait a little longer.

  • REBROADCAST - But what do I do every day, mum?

    June 7th, 2023  |  Season 4  |  28 mins 29 secs

    Deb Stanish considers a moment of class tension and personal resonance with Rose Tyler from from 2005's The Parting of the Ways.

  • REBROADCAST - When you're alone, silence is all you know.

    May 31st, 2023  |  Season 4  |  29 mins 52 secs

    Talcott Starr shares a moment of loss and love with Kazran and Abigail from from 2010's A Christmas Carol

  • REBROADCAST - The Sting

    May 24th, 2023  |  Season 4  |  24 mins 36 secs

    This week we're rebroadcasting an episode of The Moment from 2019, when we discussed a moment from The Pyramids of Mars with Houman Sadri.

  • 3.06 - Let me take it from the top. Hello, I'm the Doctor.

    March 22nd, 2021  |  Season 3  |  28 mins 42 secs
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    Delia Gallegos shares a moment of thrilling surprise with Jo Martin as the Doctor from 2020's Fugitive of the Judoon.

  • 3.05 - We're all stories in the end.

    February 24th, 2021  |  Season 3  |  27 mins 26 secs
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    Adrienne Enderle tells a story about the Eleventh Doctor from 2010's The Big Bang.

  • 3.04 - I'm just having fun!

    February 4th, 2021  |  Season 3  |  28 mins 6 secs
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    Doctor Who writer Paul Cornell shares a moment of wit with the Fourth Doctor from 1979's Nightmare of Eden.

  • 3.03 - Like it's meant to be flown!

    January 21st, 2021  |  Season 3  |  27 mins 49 secs
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    Sanjay Lago shares a moment of togetherness with the Tenth Doctor and his many companions from from 2008's Journey's End.

  • 3.02 - Be a Doctor.

    January 13th, 2021  |  Season 3  |  25 mins 58 secs
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    Merlin Mann shares a moment with the Tenth Doctor, the Eleventh Doctor, the War Doctor, and Clara Oswald from 2013's Day of the Doctor.

  • 3.01 - You know, I really think you might.

    January 6th, 2021  |  Season 3  |  30 mins 53 secs
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    Shannon Dohar shares a thoughtfully curated moment with the Eleventh Doctor and the Curator from 2013's Day of the Doctor.

  • Season 3 Trailer

    December 21st, 2020  |  Season 3  |  3 mins 42 secs

    Each week on The Moment, I speak with a different guest about an individual moment in an episode of Doctor Who that means a lot to them. Season 3 premieres January 6th, 2021.

  • 2.13 - As we learn about each other, so we learn about ourselves.

    February 10th, 2020  |  Season 2  |  29 mins 24 secs
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    Graeme Burk shares two parallel moments: one with the First Doctor and Barbara from 1964's The Edge of Destruction, and one with the Ninth Doctor and Rose from 2005's The End of the World.

  • 2.12 - I'm the Doctor. Sorting out fair play throughout the universe.

    December 16th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  27 mins 53 secs
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    Mikayla Micomonaco shares a refreshing moment with the Thirteenth Doctor from 2018's The Woman Who Fell to Earth.

  • 2.11 - I didn't kick you out. I gave you up.

    October 25th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  31 mins 40 secs
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    Erika Ensign shares a moment of tension with Amy Pond and Rory Williams from 2012's Asylum of the Daleks.

  • 2.10 - How long is a night on Darillium?

    October 4th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  29 mins 4 secs
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    Moisés Chiullán shares a moment of romance with the Twelfth Doctor and River Song from 2015's The Husbands of River Song.

  • 2.09 - Run!

    September 18th, 2019  |  Season 2  |  29 mins 52 secs
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    Kathleen Schowalter shares a moment of urgency with the Ninth Doctor and Rose Tyler from 2005's Rose.