Doctor Who pirate episode title revealed

Doctor WhoAnother story title for the forthcoming new series of Doctor Who has been revealed.

The third episode, which guest-stars Hugh Bonneville, and features pirates has been named as The Curse of the Black Spot – as revealed in the latest issue of the Doctor Who Magazine. The episode also guest stars Lee Ross (EastEnders) and Lily Cole. The episode has been penned by Steve Thompson and directed by Jeremy Webb. It is the latest title from the new series to be revealed.

The opening two episodes have already been named; The Impossible Astronaut and Day of the Moon. The fourth’s episode title was revealed last month as The Doctor’s Wife while the fifth and sixth episodes (also a two-part story) are The Rebel Flesh/The Almost People. The final episode of the first half of the series will be A Good Man goes to War.  

As for the second half of the series well we know a story titles for that too. Episode 9 is What Are Little Boys Made Off? (originally slated for the first half of the series but pushed back) while Episode 11 is The God Complex.