The Doctor Who New Year’s Day Special Trailer!

And the Doctor and her friends will return in 2020

The BBC and BBC America have brought online the trailer for the Doctor Who New Year’s Day special, which is titled Doctor Who: Resolution and will premiere on January 1st at 8 p.m. on BBC America.

Series 11 concluded today and it was also announced that the Doctor and her friends will return in Series 12 in 2020.

The Doctor Who New Year’s Day episode was written by Chris Chibnall and directed by Wayne Yip. As the New Year begins, a terrifying evil is stirring from across the centuries of Earth’s history. As the Doctor, Ryan, Graham and Yaz return home, will they be able to overcome the threat to planet Earth?

Leading up to the first-ever “Who Year’s Day,” BBC America will present a Doctor Who marathon, starting with all the Christmas specials at 12pm ET/PT on Monday, December 24th, going into the big day itself, Tuesday, December 25th. After that, it’s a marathon of all the Doctors, starting with Peter Capaldi, followed by Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant, and Matt Smith, leading straight into the Doctor Who New Year’s special on Tuesday, January 1st.