Torchwood Cut 'Like Punishment'
by BBC News.com Article
BBC News.com News ISBN/ITEM#: CM090701NBTCLP
Date: 01 July 2009
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While we we unaware that Torchwood had been promoted from BBC Three to BBC Two after Season 1 and promoted from BBC Two to BBC One after Season 2, we thought that was a good thing.
So how did the Beeb reward them - by cutting them back from 13 episodes to five for Season 3. But we read further and discovered that Torchwood's writer and creator Russell T. Davies was apparently responsible and was quoted as saying "But why not change it?" and "It's the British audience we make these for."
We're really curious to hear if that same British audience swallows this Bafflegab...