Ship Ahoy! was the episode of Doctor Who Confidential broadcast in conjunction with The Curse of the Black Spot.

Aspects of production covered Edit

The episode covered location shooting and stunt work from The Curse of the Black Spot and Karen Gillan learning and performing her own stunts for the swordfighting scene.

Additional topics covered Edit

  • Karen Gillan doing some of her own stunts.
  • Other stunt work into episode.
  • Autograph signing on location by Matt Smith and Karen Gillan.
  • Choosing the elements needed to make it a true pirate story.

People interviewed Edit

Crew Edit

to be added

Elements retained in Cut Down Edit

The cut down episode retains: interview clips with Karen Gillam, Arthur Darvill, Matt Smith, Crispin Layfield, Michael Begley, Steven Moffat, Heddi-Joy Taylor-Welch, Jeremy Webb, and Gordon Seed; behind the scenes footage from the deck of the pirate ship; creating the storm; stunt work.

Home video releases Edit

The "Cut Down" version appears on disc 6 of the Series Six DVD set.