Doctor Who: The Ood Cast

Doctor Who: The Ood Cast

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Join The Ood Cast as they discuss, dissect, rewrite, fight over & unconditionally love the BBC’s flagship drama and science fiction series - Doctor Who. All together now: Oooooweeeeeooooooo …
S07E11 – The Battle of Ra’s al Ghul
Dec 14, 2018 • 28 min
“The battle of number 46 plus a naan bread is a lot easier to say.” In which everyone returns, the future is discussed, the past is remembered and Tim Shaw orders a coffee… Reviews: The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos Air Date: 9th December 2018 Additional…
S07E10 – Doctor Hygge
Dec 7, 2018 • 25 min
“A deep, steep inlet of the sea…” In which we talk fjords, drink pink gin, go on a blind date and punch a sheep… Reviews: It Takes You Away Air Date: 2nd December 2018 Song: “Portal Connection” based on “Rainbow Connection” by Kermit the Frog Additional…
S07E09 – Which?
Nov 30, 2018 • 41 min
“The Morax King looked a bit like Earthworm Jim…” In which horses are imperilled, strange and wonderful advisors are consulted, deals are struck and we finally find out when we three shall meet again… Reviews: The Witchfinders Air Date: 24th November 2018…
S07E08 – Kerpow!
Nov 22, 2018 • 32 min
“We are the candy floss surrounding the razor blades of public opinion…” In which Laura gets downgraded, Yaz learns how to let go, we discuss our favourite onomatopoeic words and the whole thing is sponsored by a familiar corporate entity. If you’re in…
S07E07 – Assassins in Need
Nov 16, 2018 • 33 min
“People are unfathomably cruel to each other. Nationalism and tribalism … that turns people into caricatures of the worst aspects of humanity.” In which we’re divided but not conquered, talk gender, shop for bread and one man has a very busy death indeed…
S07E06 – Angry Grey Zombie Potato
Nov 8, 2018 • 29 min
“If the Pting guzzles energy then the Doctor guzzles knowledge…” In which we compare ourselves to gods, are completely out of touch with mainstream opinion, shop the Soft Strike range and get our ER on… Reviews: The Tsuranga Conundrum Air Date: 4th…
S07E05 – Spider-Van
Nov 2, 2018 • 35 min
“It was like being slapped directly on the nose by a side of ham…” In which a spider takes a cheat day, Doctor Who gets it’s own Saturday morning kids TV theme, we make the mistake of assuming everything that rhymes is alike and no one admits to being…
S07E04 – Racist Fonz
Oct 25, 2018 • 37 min
“To navigate by our hearts is only, and VERY, human…” In which Ryan shoots first and asks questions later, the Oods make sweary bleep noises, Cranzo unwittingly impersonates a cow and Banksy has a residency on Skaro. Reviews: Rosa Air Date: 21st October…
S07E03 – Snakes & Ladders
Oct 19, 2018 • 40 min
“Apologies for those of you listening through very high fidelity headsets as you’ll probably be able to hear everything that’s sliding around my eustachian tubes…” In which we learn Venusian Akido, chat around the water cooler at Desolation Inc. and make…
S07E02 – Ood Looks Like A Lady
Oct 12, 2018 • 32 min
“I feel so many things inside myself. I have so many emotions…” In which we learn to drive a crane, attempt to tie a bunch of eels together, visit the dentist and learn about the secret history of art… Reviews: The Woman Who Fell To Earth Air Date: 7th…
The Ood One Out – The Doctor Falls
Jul 7, 2017 • 52 min
This is it. The last episode of the season. Chris Sigma, Stephen Davidson and Zara Swanton rip up the Ood One Out rule book and just talk about the sixty or so things they loved about The Doctor Falls. PLUS we’re back to a full compliment of sketches,…
The Ood One Out – World Enough and Time
Jun 30, 2017 • 36 min
Join Chris Sigma and improviser/actor/Big Finish designer Tom Webster as they trawl through the embarrassment of riches that was World Enough and Time. There is also a lot of talk about The Five Doctors. Probably more than is necessary.
The Ood One Out – The Eaters of Light
Jun 23, 2017 • 27 min
Some pretty impressive guerrilla-podcasting this week. This whole episode was recorded, edited and uploaded in under 2 hours from start to finish. So expect a certain … artisanal roughness … as the Sigmas review The Eaters of Light.
The Ood One Out – Empress of Mars
Jun 16, 2017 • 24 min
The ood one is well and truly out this week as Laura and Alpha review Empress of Mars. What did they think of this rollicking tale of subterranean adventure? Plus Ice Warrior beat poetry … as you do.
The Ood One Out – The Lie of the Land
Jun 9, 2017 • 21 min
The Sigmas review The Lie of the Land and contend with sleep deprivation, politics and ridiculous accents.
The Ood One Out – The Pyramid at the End of the World
Jun 2, 2017 • 31 min
Ood One Out Chris Sigma is joined by playwright and improviser Tom Salinsky for a chat about The Pyramid at the End of the World - a meditation on love, war and happenstance & winner of the 2017 award for longest title of an episode of Doctor Who. Also…
The Ood One Out – Extremis
May 26, 2017 • 49 min
Oods Alpha & Sigma are joined by the Story Beast himself, John Henry Falle to discuss Extremis, a none-more-Moffat tale of virtue, hope and valour in the final hour.
The Ood One Out – Oxygen
May 19, 2017 • 37 min
The lonely ood, Chris Sigma, is joined by Bryn Salisbury and Dylan Emery to review the episode Oxygen (continuing the preference for very short titles this season). Plus These Suits Were Made for Working, Classic Andy, Chris Apha’s HaikWho and we get Siri…
The Ood One Out – Knock Knock
May 12, 2017 • 37 min
Sigma is joined by Angus Dunican to review the latest episode of Doctor Who, Knock Knock. Plus there’s the usual songs, poetry and comment from the other oods.
The Ood One Out – Thin Ice
May 5, 2017 • 32 min
Join Chris Sigma as he reunites with Andy to review Thin Ice. This week we also have the first in our rolling roster of honourary Ood co-hosts - Emily Jenik.
The Ood One Out – Smile
Apr 28, 2017 • 25 min
Sigma and Alpha reunite to review Smile - a sort-of spiritual sequel to Blink in that both titles revolve around things you can do with your face.
The Ood One Out – The Pilot
Apr 21, 2017 • 27 min
This week Chris Sigma is joined by long term co-host (and excellent life-partner) Laura Mead to review the Doctor Who Series 10 opener - The Pilot.
S06E07 – Space Hustle
May 31, 2015 • 31 min
“It was a bit like Sean Connery trying to do an American accent through an electrified sock…” In which we dive into hazelnut syrup, mash circuit boards into our faces and both accents and clones get murdered. Reviews: Time Heist Air Date: 20th September…
S06E06 – Plastic Army
May 14, 2015 • 34 min
“This is like the Sharon Stone’s crotch of monsters…” In which we help listeners to stalk us, discuss childhood trauma and pooing into a sieve and Chris Alpha is incredulous about the prospect of a female master (ha)! Reviews: Listen Air Date: 13th…
S06E05 – Ood-e-lally
Apr 30, 2015 • 27 min
“He had a bouquet of quivering fronds…” In which everything is a spaceship, Robin Hood is a fox and Jeremy Clarkson gets hit in the face during a sketch. Reviews: Robot of Sherwood Air Date: 6th September 2014 Song: “Ood-e-lally” based on “Oo-De-Lally” by…
S06E04 – Star Trek Into Dalek
Sep 17, 2014 • 33 min
“Talk to the plunger coz the eyestalk ain’t listening…” In which daleks find various things incredibly beautiful, we reference a minor character in a niche sitcom and mercifully no-one attempts a Scottish accent. Reviews: Into the Dalek Air Date: 30th…
S06E03 – À Bout de Souffle
Sep 6, 2014 • 42 min
“This is a Doctor who doesn’t really care if people like him.” In which promises are broken, monster encounters are simulated and the Doctor orders a pepperoni pizza. Reviews: Deep Breath Air Date: 23rd August 2014 Song: “Brand New Face” based on “Super…
S06E02 – Time Gentleman, Please
Jul 27, 2014 • 43 min
“It’s a wonderful idea. The Doctor stops running is a wonderful idea.” In which we wonder why daleks can’t shoot straight, bring Christmas to July, invent new kinds of cybermen & experiment with Scottish accents. Reviews: The Time of the Doctor Air Date:…
S06E01 – The Day of the Ood Cast
Jul 6, 2014 • 57 min
“I punched the air in delight!” “No, that was my face.” In which we make noises like guinea pigs, create a surprising new French dessert, decorate a cake in an unorthodox way and thwart some evil doppelgängers. Reviews: Day of the Doctor Air Date: 23rd…
Extra – In The Whoop!
Aug 4, 2013 • 16 min
“Like mayflies, we are! Fluttering around with no mouths…” In which we eat a chocolate K9, steal some tinsel from the BBC, tape oven gloves to Steven Moffat’s hands & do a dance with Zoe Ball (really). Reviews: Doctor Who Live - The Next Doctor Air Date:…
S05E19 – Gregory McCaramel
May 31, 2013 • 37 min
“I find the sight of a man begging for the lives of his friends… quite sensual.” In which we meet a fellow with a strange new face, remember former glories, podcast telepathically & Chip doesn’t kill anyone. Reviews: The Name of the Doctor Air Date: 31st…
S05E18 – Life’s Too Silver
May 15, 2013 • 29 min
“We have to get the thrip-wibble to modulate the tharack bar.” In which we broadcast in glorious stereo, a cyber pig gets locked in a cupboard of shame, there is a terrible flute solo and we check ourselves before we wreck ourselves. Reviews: Nightmare in…
S05E17 – Red Dead Redemption
May 9, 2013 • 32 min
“It was like Batman with old people.” In which we feel pity for baby kangaroos, hit people with chairs, varnish stuff with syrup & end up red-faced. Reviews: The Crimson Horror Air Date: 9th May 2013 Additional notes: Two sketches this week had to be…
S05E16 – Rag & Bone
May 2, 2013 • 35 min
“Overall I enjoyed it … as I would a drawer of cables.” In which we find our centre, taste Afghanistan, debate transcendental architecture and it is, to all intents and purposes, Zombie Time. Reviews: Journey to the Centre of the TARDIS Air Date: 2nd May…
S05E15 – Seek
Apr 24, 2013 • 31 min
“It’s a thing in a thing in a thing…” In which we hear several crooked love stories, the TARDIS has a hissy fit, Sigma tries to mug himself and problems are solved with a flying head butt… Reviews: Hide Air Date: 25th April 2013 Additional notes:…
S05E14 – I Love the 80s
Apr 17, 2013 • 32 min
“The Ice Warriors are a double threat, if they could dance they’d be a triple threat…” In which there is much electronica and hippity-hopping, a mammoth foetus, broken bones and broken promises and a lovely pickle. Reviews: Cold War Air Date: 18th April…
S05E13 – Here Comes the Sun
Apr 11, 2013 • 37 min
“When I saw my wife, I was so aroused I vomited up a fruit salad!” In which there is fried food, a series of cute robots, bendy fingers, classical reminiscing and a small child eating a pear. Reviews: The Rings of Akhaten Air Date: 11th April 2013…
S05E12 – Sharda
Apr 2, 2013 • 33 min
In which there is plain chant, booty shaking, souls lost in binary prisons and a two year old steals the show. Reviews: The Bells of Saint John Air Date: 2nd April 2013 Additional notes: The music in this episode spans some 500 years. The day of release…
S05E11 – Snow Business
Feb 8, 2013 • 48 min
“Strax’s potato bumble fun.” It’s February. And what’s the first thing you think of when you think of February? That’s right… Christmas. So with that in mind, the Ood Cast present their review of the Christmas special - The Snowmen. What would Strax have…
Annual 2012
Dec 18, 2012 • 35 min
“To fire monkeys into people’s bums…” You know when you win a Christmas hamper at the raffle? You’re really excited but then you peek underneath the bottle of cava, bits of raffia and Elizabeth Shaw mints, and you find that someone’s padded out the bottom…
S05E10 – An Unearthly Nugget
Nov 23, 2012 • 40 min
“It’s like a chinchilla” In several shades of grey, slightly fuzzy around the edges and beloved of children everywhere, it’s the first ever episode of Doctor Who - An Unearthly Child. But what will the Oods make of their first review of a classic episode?…
S05E09 – BBC
Nov 14, 2012 • 24 min
“Eat a spider & then sit through Vengence of Varos.” At the Ood Cast, you won’t be flabbergasted to hear that we hate to see lovely old British institutions taking a hammering from people who really couldn’t do any better themselves. That’s right, we’re…
S05E08 – Across the Pond
Nov 6, 2012 • 30 min
“May the best of your past be the worst of your future…” In which we consider the Ponds as companions, people, fictional characters and plot devices. Join the Ood Cast for a lovely chat about the beautiful and spirited Ponds. As the Autumnal evenings pull…
S05E07 – The Regeneration Game 3
Oct 17, 2012 • 36 min
“What the heckington?” Fingers on nodules, everyone - it’s the Ood Cast’s semi-regular quiz show format, this time hosted by the redoubtable Laura Sigma. But what has Loz got in store for her co-hosts? Fiendish musical offerings? Insane leaps of pure…
S05E06 – Winter Quay is Coming
Oct 6, 2012 • 37 min
“You know how mosquitos fly through the rain…?” She was just a girl. A girl with long legs and an even longer memory. And the skinny guy- fading from the corners of her vision like a puddle disturbed by a footstep - was a nurse. They called him “Mr…
S05E05 – Box Clever
Sep 26, 2012 • 33 min
“I think he looked rather jolly … with his cheek tusks. I’m calling them chusks.” The surface of the cube is cold to the touch. Cold but with something surging behind it, like a heart beat. Like a storm. You run your fingers along its hard edges, trying…
S05E04 – The Good, The Bad & The Super Ugly
Sep 21, 2012 • 36 min
“I did like the cyborg - his face looked like pork scratchings stapled to a ball bearing…” When I was a child, my favourite story was about a podcast that went on forever. A podcast packed with tales of the Old West, talking hammers and a double macchiato…
S05E03 – Dinocast on a Spacepod
Sep 14, 2012 • 40 min
‘Ow, my plums.’ Riddell pushed his way through the undergrowth, the thick, verdant leaves of the jungle tugging at his shirt sleeves and the exposed skin beneath. An array of flying insects buzzed ceaselessly around him, drawn by the salty tang of the…
S05E02 – Dalek, Interrupted
Sep 6, 2012 • 40 min
“I think that sounds a bit like an ill cockerel…” This week, flogging a dead cybermat, the Ood Cast return to the concept of “Sexy Daleks”. There’s also an earnest debate, peculiar mouth noises, a wet shave and some filing cabinets. Not to mention a new…
S05E01 – 22 Short Stories About Doctor Who
Aug 30, 2012 • 47 min
“Run a bath, lie back, relax and prepare to have your animal instincts awoken.” We don’t know about you, but our eyeballs are glowing white-hot in anticipation of the start of the next series. It’s a bit like ‘42’. We are running out of cucumber…
S04E12 – The Ood Cast Awards
Apr 26, 2012 • 57 min
“And the winner is…” The Oscars. The Golden Globes. The BAFTAs. Rear of the Year. These are some award ceremonies we have heard of and, in some cases, been nominated for (Andy came fourteenth in the 1987 Rear of the Year - we’re very proud). A little late…
S04E11- Who’s That Girl (Running Around With You)?
Apr 13, 2012 • 31 min
“She has a nice round face with dimples on it … and I quite like her hair.” Doctor Who is nearly 50. It has been around for almost half a century and yet remains one of the most popular, creative and vital shows on television. And the secret to this…
S04E10 – The Roberts of Death
Mar 28, 2012 • 45 min
“It’s a pantomime about Fascism.” Oooh, you lucky, lucky listeners. Have we got a treat for you? Gareth Roberts, writer of our Favourite Show Ever and hot off the desk from publishing his most recent novel, the Douglas Adams-inspired Shada, has floated…
S04E09 – The Regeneration Game 2
Mar 14, 2012 • 36 min
“You spoke, we listened … and then we ignored you.” Everyone loves a good quiz, right? We do, anyway. It’s just that some things don’t work for quizzes - especially not Doctor Who. We proved that conclusively the last time we tried it. And we’re…
S04E08 – The Faraway Trees
Mar 1, 2012 • 43 min
“It was a bit like being on Endor but with Willo the Wisp…” Ho ho ho, Merry Christmas. It’s March, you say? Well, it’s a show about time travel. What do you want from us? Yep. It had to happen at some point, we finally got around to reviewing the…
S04E07 – The Big Five Oh
Feb 16, 2012 • 85 min
“Fifty episodes. We have been doing this crazy, stupid, over-ambitious podcast for fifty episodes.” So this is it. Fifty episodes of the Ood Cast- we hope you’ve had as much fun listening to them as we had making them. Thanks to everyone who emailed in…
S04E06 – Tick Follows Tock
Feb 1, 2012 • 39 min
“The Doctor’s Mum is so fat.” Greeting Travellers, time has ground to a halt, all moments are now, come play at eternity in the blink of an eye. In this week’s Ood Cast you’ll find 80s blue lightening, Time Lord chat up lines, a review of The Wedding of…
S04E05 – Are You Being Severed?
Jan 18, 2012 • 37 min
“Listeners, if anyone does know what Laura is talking about, please write in and let the rest of the Ood Cast know…” Hi. How’re you doing today? Welcome to the Ood Cast Store. Within these aging walls you’ll find whole worlds to explore. We stock…
S04E04 – Hit & Myth
Oct 24, 2011 • 37 min
“I’d like a pint of ginger beer, please.” A thorough and enthusiastic review of The God Complex this week spirals off into a debate as to which holy figure would do most damage in a hotel environment. Not an essential underlying theme to the episode but…
S04E03 – High Five
Oct 20, 2011 • 39 min
“That’s my favourite ever barn dance…” In this week’s Ood Cast we review an episode where Amy waits over 3 decades for something interesting to happen. Regular listeners can probably relate… But good things come to those that … well, you know … so join us…
S04E02 – Hello, Dolly
Sep 21, 2011 • 35 min
“… as if every single fibre of him was steeped in the blood of kittens.” With gateaux, mockney and added Americans, the whole Ood Cast are finally back in the room together as they gently fillet and fry (with a wooden pan) Mark Gatiss’ latest episode,…
S04E01 – Genesis of the River Songs
Sep 11, 2011 • 39 min
“It’s a little, tiny gypsy. I imprisoned him in my nose.” Ood cast, ood cast, uber alles… The Oods are back with a vengeance - spluttering slowly to our recording booth and pulling together another slice of silliness and sycophancy for your delectation.…
S03E20 – What Is It Good For?
Jun 30, 2011 • 48 min
“They’ve taken her, you see. They’ve taken my fiancée.” This is it. The final episode of Season 3. The intricate, gossamer threads of our artful narrative finally weave together to reveal the epic truth. Join the Ood Cast as they plunge headlong through…
S03E19 – It Takes Two, Baby
Jun 1, 2011 • 30 min
“Ging-ganger-goolie-goolie-goolie-goolie-watcha-ging-ganger-goo!” On this week’s Ood Cast, Laura is unavoidably detained, so the boys have the run of the studio and a little organised chaos reigns. They debate the rights and wrongs of the fate of the…
S03E18 – Oh That This Too Solid Flesh Would Melt
May 25, 2011 • 35 min
“It just looked like a crazy jacuzzi that somebody had sharted in…” On this week’s Ood Cast, the Oods are spooked out, concerned and over the moon with things all at once as they review The Rebel Flesh. But even slightly freaked out, we still manage to…
S03E17 – Thinking Outside the Box
May 18, 2011 • 45 min
“Toast: It’s like someone took bread and really kicked it up a notch.” You remember that phrase ‘Event TV’? Well, having waited for 9 years to see a) Doctor Who back properly and b) 6 more years to see an episode written by Neil Gaiman, certain members of…
S03E16 – The Best Medicine
May 11, 2011 • 26 min
“The dog star looked a little bit like Anish Kapoor’s Leviathan … except for a sort of glowing white version of it.” Avast ye net lubbers! Grab your hook hands, strap on your wooden legs and join the Oods on the high seas this week as they slightly review…
S03E15 – The Rest is Silence
May 4, 2011 • 35 min
“You should all devote countless hours to rubbing baby oil into our huge freaky heads.” Equipment malfunctions be damned- this week three of the Oods brush aside a major technical hitch and are joined by the 2 Minute Time Lord and Radio Free Skaro…
S03E14 – Bring The Noise
Apr 27, 2011 • 33 min
“That is the best insult ever. You’re just far too clever and inventive…” Remember the old days, when everyone’s favourite podcast with a tenuous Ood pun for a title used to release new stuff every week? We’re finding it hard to remember too. But those…
S03E13 – A Preview To A Kill
Apr 20, 2011 • 32 min
“I’ve got scurvy now, scurvy is cool.” Well here we go again … Season Six is so close we can taste it. The expectation of its riches, its promises and dark rewards, fill our every waking moment. The sense of something spectacular is palpable. The ghost…
S03E12 – Non Sequiturs
Apr 13, 2011 • 40 min
“I think I can make the noise of a door creaking open with my hair…” Bit of a weird one for you this week as The Ood Cast go back to basics. Four people, four microphones, in a room, talking. Yes, this is the Oods unplugged and unhinged without the aid of…
S03E11 – Oodstock
Mar 16, 2011 • 41 min
“And even if it was the real Adric, you’d hardly go to him for advice on how to not crash into the Earth, would you?” They’re back - the Ood Cast is whole once more. Witness Andy & Alpha’s triumphant return in a blaze of domestic bliss, voyeurism,…
S03E10d – Gallifrey or Bust: Day Four
Feb 20, 2011 • 20 min
“Chris was representing. I was repre-snoozing…” It’s the final part of our Gallifrey coverage. The dream is ending. (Alph & Andy will be back next episode, we promise) But what have we got in store for you until then? A familiar voice in a La-la-land…
S03E10c – Gallifrey or Bust: Day Three
Feb 19, 2011 • 15 min
“Oh… it’s made out of raffia. Yaaaaaay?” Welcome, brave audio travellers. It’s Day Three of our Gallifrey coverage and Laura & Sigma are bouncing off the walls pepped up on a sugar rush delivered straight to the heart by America’s finest cuisine. Stuffed…
S03E10b – Gallifrey or Bust: Day Two
Feb 18, 2011 • 14 min
“It’s like looking in a dark wood and finding all the squirrels have the faces of friends.” Welcome back. The first full day of Gallifrey has been and gone & the two globe-trotting Oods have been stunned by the sheer generosity and warmth of welcome…
S03E10a – Gallifrey or Bust: Day One
Feb 16, 2011 • 13 min
“In a special treat for listeners in the UK, Andrew & Chris will be recording themselves crying gently into their tea.” In the first of a proposed series of five mini-episodes, Sigma & Laura set off for the Gallifrey convention in Los Angeles, leaving…
S03E09 – The Regeneration Game
Jan 25, 2011 • 30 min
“True or False? A Sontaran’s favourite food is potato waffle?” Strap yourself in for an entirely new podcasting experience as The Ood Cast present The Regeneration Game. Yes, no one has ever tried it before, it’s a quiz show based on Doctor Who. Genius.…
S03E08 – Gelth & Safety
Jan 12, 2011 • 43 min
“And sometimes he puts his chin on his neck and looks a bit like a skinhead Ronald McDonald…” Ravenous for some fun? Listen to the hungry Ood Cast as they speculate which Doctors would make the best-of-the-comestibles, encounter a brief hiatus anytime…
S03E07 – Jumping the Shark
Dec 29, 2010 • 67 min
“Every time he had to act with Katherine Jenkins he forgot his lines and went all giggly.” Welcome, Ladies & Gentlemen, Boys & Girls, Frozen Collateral & Dickensian Urchins, to a bumper Ood Cast Christmas Special. If you thought all the festive treats…
S03E06 – Booming Marvellous
Dec 14, 2010 • 33 min
“I really enjoyed them skirting round the issue and occasionally touching it and jumping away like some sort of frightened cat.” On this week’s Ood Cast, still a member down, Laura, Andy and Chris Alpha take the Slitheen by the skin suit and use their…
S03E05 – Window Shopping
Dec 1, 2010 • 36 min
“If I’d gotten in there I’d have flattened myself against the doors and built up some sort of coat stand barricade…” You know when you go shopping, and something just leaps out at you? Literally? Well, this week on The Ood Cast we are Sigma-less for the…
S03E04 – Culture Vultures
Nov 17, 2010 • 38 min
“Come along, Smith!” Yes, come join the Ood Cast as we dip our toes in the warm, nostalgic waters of The Sarah Jane Adventures and our first review for the series, “Death of the Doctor”. Unsettlingly Andrew-less, we draft in a close family member to…
S03E03 – Claymation
Nov 3, 2010 • 49 min
“It’s like asking Superman to weed your herbaceous border… ” An exciting landmark episode of The Ood Cast this week as we conduct our very first interview with someone who is actually involved professionally with Doctor Who. Listen as we struggle…
S03E02 – The Sontaran Ones
Oct 19, 2010 • 34 min
“What happens if you cut off his legs? If you bisect the Doctor, do you get two Doctors?” In this fortnight’s episood, we get mildly heated over regenerative issues, dissect some classic British comedy TV, find out what a Splish is, create some memorable…
S03E01 – The Ood, The Bad & The Ugly
Oct 5, 2010 • 41 min
“Steven Moffat? He’s a squat, wiry haired, plump, plum-eared genius …” Theatrical nudity, sycophantic grovelling and an Ice Warrior with a grudge. The Ood Cast is back with more unflattering descriptions of the leading lights of our televisual lives. Find…
S02E18 – Wibbley Wobbly What?
Jul 8, 2010 • 24 min
“I’m going to sex it right up … like a sexy bent shoe.” That’s what happens when you leave two recently engaged Who fans alone with a microphone … This week, Chris Sigma and Laura present a whole hodge podge of tidbits scattered from the final two…
S02E17 – The Big Shebang
Jul 1, 2010 • 38 min
“It’s like dissecting a kitten. It’s just not as cute when it’s all in bits everywhere …” On this week’s bumper and rather euphoric Ood Cast, the reverie of a season finale goes to our heads … or is that the wine? Either way, we have loads of fun, and its…
S02E16 – Childish Things
Jun 24, 2010 • 31 min
“He fall into the crack and he never come back … that’s a-Rorrrrrrry …” This week, the Ood Cast try and ignore the temptation to run around screaming like excited children (we did that after the recording had finished) and take a trip into a land of…
S02E15 – Bigger on the Offside
Jun 16, 2010 • 34 min
“I’m trying to think of a biscuit that rhymes with Pandorica …” On this week’s sparkling Ood Cast, we embrace World Cup fever … and talk about “The Lodger”. Join us as we find out what happened when the footballing might of Gallifrey’s sole player took on…
S02E14 – Art
Jun 9, 2010 • 37 min
“Finger nails are good at scratching …” In this week’s Ood Cast, a host of stars… We join Richard Curtis as he receives some feedback on his first draft of Vincent and the Doctor, talk about beauty and colour and other giant horse-turkey related nonsense…
S02E13 – Earthshocked
Jun 2, 2010 • 31 min
“David Tennant will bring his flugelhorn.” This week’s Ood Cast is a voyage of discovery. We take a sneak peak into the TARDIS to see exactly what the Doctor said to Ambrose on the way home from her brave attempt to provoke an inter-species war; we find…
S02E12 – Onwards & Downwards
May 26, 2010 • 27 min
“Right, we’re going to convert this woman, but we’ll start with the bikini areas …” This week on The Ood Cast, we all go a bit mental. There’s a review of “The Hungry Earth” in which we mercilessly rip into Chris Chibnall before all agreeing that we…
S02E11 – Dream Wedding
May 19, 2010 • 31 min
“The only thing missing for me was three of them in a bath rolling down the hillside.” On this week’s Ood Cast, we face the consequences of leaving too much psychic pollen lying around our perfectly appointed studio and that’s as well as dropping in on…
S02E10 – Underwater Love
May 12, 2010 • 37 min
“Funny how you can say something in your head, and it sounds … fine.” We sharpen up our canines in this week’s Ood Cast - and that’s got nothing to do with dogs and pencil sharpeners… Join us to revel in Venetian wonder as we find out what the aftermath…
S02E09 – More Death, Vicar?
May 5, 2010 • 31 min
“Only in Doctor Who would you have a conversation … with a man in the process of having his neck snapped.” Pull up a comfy chair and relax - it’s nice in here … In this week’s Ood Cast, we treat you so very, very well. As well as the regular news and the…
S02E08 – Angel Delight
Apr 28, 2010 • 40 min
“I can save the day from ANYTHING!” Dare you come out from behind that sofa? Of course you should. We’ve got a new Ood Cast for you. And this week, we talk about every aspect of “The Time of Angels” except for the angels themselves, we welcome the first…
S02E07 – Chocks Away
Apr 21, 2010 • 34 min
“Would you like some cake? Dalek cake?” Yep, the Daleks are the scariest of all the enemies the Doctor has ever faced. And they now serve Earl Grey … This week on the Ood Cast, the boys are left alone to discuss Victory of the Daleks, we get a Speech…
S02E06 – Bad Education
Apr 14, 2010 • 37 min
“What do you save? Humanity or a huge manatee?” Tired of hearing the same four voices week in, week out on The Ood Cast? Well, this week we do away with Chris Alpha entirely and replace him with a nice man from the BBC. Our new friend Geoff is polite,…
S02E05 – Pond Life
Apr 7, 2010 • 49 min
“Automatically, as soon as you heard it, you had your pulse rising, you were jollied along, it was like riding a horse full tilt into the jaws of danger.” Finally, we have new Doctor Who to talk about. After a year of intermittent fits and starts, one-off…
S02E04 – A Fine, Fine Line
Mar 31, 2010 • 39 min
“Wide-spread contagion amongst cast and crew, means that Silurians are being made to wear verruca socks whilst on set.” How excited are we? I mean, just how EXCITED are we?! With just a handful of days until the new series starts, we’ll tell you exactly…