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Doctor Who: Season 3

3x02 The Shakespeare Code

  • 2007-04-07T18:45:00+01:00 on BBC One
  • 45 mins
  • United Kingdom
  • English
  • Drama, Action, Adventure, Science Fiction, Fantasy

Location: Earth
Date: 1599
Enemies: Carrionites

Martha takes her first trip in the Tardis, all the way back to Elizabethan England. She and the Doctor hear of a series of bizarre deaths and discover that playwright William Shakespeare is being controlled by dangerous witch-like creatures. It seems the time-travelling duo must defeat ancient forces to prevent history from being rewritten.