Making Small Talk: Doctor Who, “Arachnids in the UK”


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Doctor Who, Arachnids in the UK

It’s time for everyone’s favorite fantasy villain: Spiders of unusual size!

Yeah, you might have trouble sleeping after this one.

[Spoilers for Doctor Who‘s “Arachnids in the UK”.]

Summary

The Doctor gets Ryan, Yas, and Graham back home to Sheffield, and Yas asks the Doctor over for tea at her place, along with Ryan and Graham. Graham declines to go home, and discovers spider webs all over his and Grace’s home. Yas has to leave tea to go pick up her mother Najia (Shobna Gulati), who has just been fired from her job before even starting by mogul and hotel owner Jack Robertson (Chris Noth). The Doctor and Ryan go to pick up a package for Yasmin’s family from a neighbor and finds Dr. Jade McIntyre (Tanya Fear) trying to get into the same apartment, one belonging to a colleague she works with. Said colleague is wrapped up ...

Doctor Who, Arachnids in the UK
Doctor Who, Arachnids in the UK
Doctor Who, Arachnids in the UK
Doctor Who, Arachnids in the UK