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How to watch the Doctor Who Easter special 2022 online anywhere in the world

Key art for the Doctor Who 2022 special Legend of the Sea Devils featuring Jodie Whittaker, Mandip Gill, John Bishop, Arthur Lee, Crystal Yu and the Sea Devils.
Here's where you need to go to stream the latest episode of Doctor Who. (Image credit: BBC Studios/ James Pardon)

Looking to watch the Doctor Who Easter special 2022 online? Here's how. 

The Doctor (Jodie Whittaker), Yaz and Dan are heading on a swashbuckling high seas adventure in the second of the three Doctor Who 2022 specials.

In what will be the Thirteenth Doctor's second-to-last outing with her fam before the 14th Doctor comes along, she'll cross paths with the fearsome pirate queen, Madame Ching off the coast of China in the 19th Century. There, she'll also be reunited with an old, aquatic foe... The Sea Devils! 

Will the TARDIS trio manage to find out just what has roused this old enemy from below the waves? 

Here's how to watch the Doctor Who Easter special 2022 online so you can find out!

How to watch the Doctor Who Easter special 2022 online in the UK

Doctor Who's next special airs in the UK at 7.10 pm on BBC One on Easter Sunday (April 17).

If you want to watch "Legend of the Sea Devils" online, you'll be able to stream it on BBC iPlayer (opens in new tab)alongside every single episode of the modern Who era so far. 

How to watch the Doctor Who Easter special 2022 online anywhere in the world 

There's an easy way to watch the Doctor Who Easter special 2022 online wherever you are in the world, and it's called a Virtual Private Network (VPN).

A VPN lets you get around the usual frustrating digital barriers by changing your IP address, meaning you can watch your favorite TV shows even if you're going to be away from home. 

Our favorite is ExpressVPN (opens in new tab), which lets you change your IP address on whichever device you want to watch your new favorite show on.

From laptops to smart TVs, Amazon Fire Sticks, games consoles, and even mobile phones, you can change the address to make your device think it's in a different location to enable you to watch the things you love around the world. 

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ExpressVPN (opens in new tab) is one of the simplest and most affordable ways to watch what you want from anywhere you want to watch it. Plus it'll help keep your network traffic away from any prying eyes on public networks.

And it's a great way to watch the Doctor Who Easter special 2022 online via your usual method from anywhere in the world.

How to watch the Doctor Who Easter special 2022 online in the US

US-based Whovians will be able to watch the Doctor Who Easter special 2022 the very same day that "Legend of the Sea Devils" airs in the UK.

You'll be able to watch the special on BBC America on Sunday, April 17 at 2.10 pm ET.

Martin Shore
Martin Shore

Martin is a Staff Writer with WhatToWatch.com, where he produces a variety of articles focused on the latest and greatest films and TV shows. 

Some of his favorite shows are What We Do In The Shadows, Bridgerton, Gangs of London, The Witcher, Doctor Who, and Ghosts. When he’s not watching TV or at the movies, Martin’s probably still in front of a screen playing the latest video games, reading, or watching the NFL.