Press Releases — BBC Studios - Americas

June 9, 2020

Doctor Who Season 12 Available Today on Blu-ray and DVD

Relive the Latest Season from the Thirteenth Doctor Plus New Bonus Footage

New York, NY – Jodie Whittaker’s globally acclaimed Thirteenth Doctor returns for her sophomore season with a brand new set of action-packed epic adventures spanning space and time. Accompanied by her three best friends, Ryan Sinclair (Tosin Cole), Yasmin “Yaz” Khan (Mandip Gill) and Graham O’Brien (Bradley Walsh), the Thirteenth Doctor faces her toughest challenges yet. Doctor Who Season 12 is available today on Blu-ray and DVD from BBC Shop and Amazon, as well as with other key retailers.

Featuring terrifying monsters old and new, figures from Earth’s history, and an eclectic set of guest stars including Stephen Fry (The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, A Bit of Fry and Laurie), Sir Lenny Henry CBE (Broadchurch, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban), Goran Višnjić (ER, Timeless), Sacha Dhawan (Marvel’s Iron Fist, An Adventure in Space and Time), and Robert Glenister (Paranoid, Law and Order: UK), this season delves deeper into the hearts of the Thirteenth Doctor.

Cinematic visuals, compelling characters, and a host of alien threats all collide in Season 12 with Doctor Who’s trademark warmth, humor, and heart.

Bonus material includes:

  • Ten “Closer Look” behind-the-scenes documentaries
  • Three audio commentaries
  • A special “What to Expect in Series 12” preview


  • DVD – $59.99 US / $64.99 CAN
  • Blu-ray – $64.99 US / $69.99 CAN

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About BBC Studios
BBC Studios, a global content company with British creativity at its heart, is a commercial subsidiary of the BBC. Formed in April 2018 by the merger of BBC Worldwide and BBC Studios, it spans content financing, development, production, sales, branded services, and ancillaries. BBC Studios’ award-winning British programs are recognized internationally across a broad range of genres and specialties. It has offices in 22 markets globally, including seven production bases in the UK and production bases and partnerships in a further nine countries around the world. The company, which makes over 2,500 hours of content a year, is a champion for British creativity around the world and a committed partner for the UK’s independent sector.

In the Americas, BBC Studios operates two production units – one in Los Angeles, responsible for ratings juggernaut and Emmy®-nominated Dancing with the Stars and multi-award-winning Life Below Zero, and the other in Brazil, where local productions Dancing Brasil and Bake Off Brasil are breakout hits. The company manages joint venture relationships with AMC Networks for flagship channel BBC AMERICA (U.S.) – home of original series Killing Eve and global brands Dynasties, Doctor Who, and Top Gear – and with ITV for SVoD service BritBox (U.S./Canada), as well as strategic partnerships in Canada with Blue Ant Media for BBC Earth Channel and Corus for BBC Canada. The company also boasts a franchise management business and a robust linear and digital content sales and co-productions operation.

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