Written by Catherine Tregenna and directed by Ed Bazalgette, this is the sixth episode of the current season.
You can read the description below:
England, 1651. The highwayman known as The Nightmare is plaguing the land. But the Nightmare is not all he seems, and his fire-breathing accomplice who lurks in the shadows is clearly more than human… The Doctor, on the trail of an alien artefact, is brought face to the face with the consequences of his own actions. For once he encounters someone who won’t let him turn his back on the things he has done. But will the Nightmare be his friend or foe? It may well take till the end of the universe to be sure…
‘The Woman Who Lives’ features the debut of Rufus Hound as Sam Swift as well as Ariyon Bakare as lion-like Leandro.
Get a glimpse of The Nightmare and his partner in action in the clip below:
And below, you can check out a gallery of pictures from the episode, including first looks at Sam Swift and Leandro as well as Maisie Williams’ Alshidr in two different guises. Also included are detailed publicity photos of the three characters.
‘The Woman Who Lived’ debuts this Saturday, October 24, 2015 at 8pm Eastern on BBC America.
Are you ready to hit the highway with this adventure?