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Doctor Who: Extremis (BBC-1 20 May 2017, with Michelle Gomez)

Doctor Who Extremis

Extremis: In the Haereticum – the Vatican’s secret library of blasphemy – there is an ancient book known only as The Veritas. Throughout history, anyone who has ever read it has immediately taken their own life. Now a new translation is online, and the danger is spreading. The Vatican appeals to the Doctor. Will he read The Veritas? But can even the Doctor survive the ultimate truth?

Written by Steven Moffat and directed by Daniel Nettheim.

The Doctor is played by Peter Capaldi, Bill by Pearl Mackie and Nardole by Matt Lucas. Michelle Gomez guest stars as Missy.

Series: Doctor Who Season 10 Episode 6 (of 12)
Airdate: Saturday 20 May 2017 on BBC One
Time Slot: 7.25pm-8.00pm