Ah, the great outdoors. It’s always nice to “get back to nature,” but it’s not so nice when nature comes to you, especially when it’s everywhere. The episode, In the Forest of the Night, finds the Doctor and Clara in the middle of a forest. Or is it London? The problem is, it’s both.
The trailer above introduces us to a little girl, Maebh, who bears a striking sartorial and situational resemblance to a certain storybook character who also had to deal with a disagreeable wolf. Danny Pink gets in on the action this week, bringing along with him a gaggle of students. The super-quick teaser below does a very effective job of giving you the urge to do what everyone on Doctor Who has to do fairly often – RUN.
The image gallery below has a generous 15 pictures from the episode. While the Doctor’s people skills could use some polish, if a few of the images are any indication, he’s pretty good with kids.
One morning in every city and town in the world, the human race wakes up to face the most surprising invasion yet.
Everywhere, in every land, a forest has grown overnight and taken back the Earth. It doesn’t take the Doctor long to discover that the final days of humanity have arrived…
In the Forest of the Night airs Saturday, October 25 at 9/8c on BBC America