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"Doctor Who: The Time of the Doctor"

Matt Smith as The Doctor in the "Doctor Who" Christmas Special, "The Time of the Doctor."

'Doctor Who: The Time of the Doctor'

Orbiting a quiet backwater planet, the massed forces of the universe’s deadliest species gather, drawn to a mysterious message that echoes out to the stars. And amongst them – the Doctor. Rescuing Clara from a family Christmas dinner, the Time Lord and his best friend must learn what this enigmatic signal means for his own fate and that of the universe. Doctor Who returns to BBC America on Wednesday, Dec. 25 at 9 p.m.