Doctor Who 2012 Christmas Episode “The Snowmen” December 24, 2012 Doctor Who, Featured Doctor Who 2012 Christmas Episode “The Snowmen” airs Tuesday December 25, 9:00pm ET/PT on BBC America. Episode Synopsis: This year’s Doctor Who Christmas special, The Snowmen, introduces a new companion, a new look for the Doctor, plus a new monster in this movie-scale episode. Starring Matt Smith as the Doctor and introducing Jenna-Louise Coleman as new companion Clara, The Snowmen follows their adventures as they embark on a mission to save Christmas from the villainous Doctor Simeon (Richard E Grant, The Iron Lady, Dracula) and his army of icy snowmen. Show Summary: BBC AMERICA’s Doctor Who returns after a record-breaking season with five blockbuster episodes on September 1 as part of Supernatural Saturday. Join the Doctor, his companions Amy and Rory (aka the Ponds) and numerous friends on their latest escapades through space and time where they puzzle an unexpected invasion of Earth, save a spaceship full of dinosaurs, don Stetsons in a Wild Wild West adventure and are even kidnapped by the Doctor’s oldest foe. Doctor Who premieres Saturday, September 1, 9:00pm ET as part of Supernatural Saturday. Click Any Photo Below To Enlarge Vox Pops What get’s me is that Richard Grant would have made a better Doctor than Matt Smith.