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Doctor Who Series 8 Spoilers: Steven Moffat teases “serious” consequences, and The Doctor’s crush on Clara!

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We are precisely one month away from the eighth series of Doctor Who crash landing on to our BBC screens, and the big boss of the show, Steven Moffat, has been giving us a few hints at what we might have to look forward to!

And boy does it sound like we are in for a treat!
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Matt Smith says Doctor Who is better than James Bond, loves Peter Capaldi….but not Belfast!

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Former Doctor Who Matt Smith has been comparing his favourite BBC show to another Great British institution, James Bond.

Smith played the eleventh Time Lord from 2010 through till Christmas Day last year, and ever since he announced his decision to leave, back in June 2013, he hasn’t really shut up about the show.
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So you prefer Sherlock to Doctor Who but Matt Smith to Benedict Cumberbatch?

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It’s one of the questions that has the nation completely divided – Who do we love more, Sherlock or Doctor Who?

Now we personally believe that there is more than enough room in our hearts for both massive shows and popular characters, but it’s been ‘proved’ this week that you do actually have a favourite.

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Matt Smith would have made Doctor Who meaner & could Karen Gillan be the 1st female Doctor?

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On a number of occasions since Matt Smith announced his decision to quit Doctor Who last June he has seemed regretful of his choice and has admitted that he had second thoughts after handing in his notice.

However in a new interview Matt has explained why, in the end, he felt it was necessary to go.

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Doctor Who: Colin Baker calls Peter Capaldi ‘perfect’ and David Tennant & Matt Smith ‘bloody kids’

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Everyone was very sad when 11th Time lord Matt Smith announced his decision to leave Doctor Who last June, but equally we were all excited to see who would be brought in to replace him.

Having had a dip in The Doctor’s age over the last few regenerations we had left our minds completely open as to who the next chosen one would be, with some people even predicting a female casting for the role.
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Peter Capaldi is coming to The Doctor Who Experience! Bye Matt Smith!


As we have previously reported, the Doctor Who Experience in Cardiff is planning on making some changes to coincide with the appointment of the new Doctor, Peter Capaldi.

This week BBC Worldwide has confirmed these changes and revealed that they are planning to close the current interactive walkthrough in preparation.

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Are Former Doctor Who star Matt Smith and Downton Abbey’s Lily James an item?

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There’s nothing like running away the moment you’re spotted with a potential love interest to fuel rumours of a new romance, is there?

Which is precisely the situation that former Doctor Who actor Matt Smith and Downton Abbey star Lily James are facing, but is talk of a romance just a rumour?
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All time FAVOURITE Doctor Who actor & episode and Foxes joins series 8!

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It is one of those conversations that Doctor Who fans everywhere have had at least once in their lives, either down the pub on some random Saturday, or for the diehard Whovians out there at one of the conventions – but now a poll has been conducted to try and find who is the most loved Doctor Who incarnation and what was the best episode.

We have had several to choose from, with an abundance of stories to showcase each one, so Doctor Who magazine has no shortage of options when they composed their popular and far reaching survey.

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Sherlock’s Benedict Cumberbatch not sexy enough? Peter Capaldi to be replaced by female on Doctor Who?

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It would be hard to imagine BBC period drama Sherlock being as hugely successful as it is without the smoulderingly handsome Benedict Cumberbatch playing the role of the famous London detective, but that is apparently what almost happened!

According to the Daily Mail, the powers that be on the show have revealed that Cumberbatch almost didn’t make the cut as they thought he wasn’t “sexy enough” for the part.
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Philip Glenister as Doctor Who & Matt Smith’s return?

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This won’t come as a huge shock to many Doctor Who fans out there, but Matt Smith wants to make a show comeback – as soon as possible!

Ever since the 11th Time Lord, Matt Smith, announced his decision to leave the hit BBC sci-fi series back in June last year, there seemed to be an almost instant element of regret from the actor over his exit.
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Doctor Who’s Matt Smith in 1st Lost River trailer – WATCH

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In case you have been having Matt Smith withdrawal symptoms, we have the trailer from his new film to show you this morning.

Even before it was announced that Matt Smith was to leave the hit BBC family sci-fi series Doctor Who, we all knew he was destined for bigger and better things.
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Doctor Who: Steven Moffat says ‘boyish’ Peter Capaldi won’t be a flirt & will be less human

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As excitement mounts over the new series of Doctor Who all eyes are on the new actor who has been cast to play him, and fans want to know what sort of Doctor he will be.

When it was first announced back in September last year that Scottish The Thick Of It star Peter Capaldi was to be the chosen one to replace 11th Timelord Matt Smith, we all knew that this would mean a change.

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Steven Moffat says Doctor Who SHOULDN’T be handsome & David Tennant sounds too Canadian in Gracepoint!

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With the eighth series of Doctor Who in full filming swing over in Cardiff, show runner Steven Moffat has revealed that he doesn’t think that main character should be handsome….this will not be music to the ears of show stars Christopher Eccleston, David Tennant and of course most recent hiring Peter Capaldi.

When Matt was first cast as the infamous Time Lord back in 2010, he was just 26 years of age, making him the youngest Doctor in the shows history and while many questioned the leap in age, no one could deny that it did bring something new to the party – Sex appeal!

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Doctor Who: Matt Smith IS jealous of Peter Capaldi & regrets departure

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Well, we have suspected as much for months but now Matt Smith has admitted that he is a little jealous of Peter Capaldi as he prepares to take over his role in Doctor Who.

Smith announced his decision to leave his title role in the hugely popular family sci-fi series back in June last year, after what can only be described as a lukewarm reaction from fans when he was first cast as Doctor Who.

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Doctor Who: Matt Smith hopes Peter Capaldi isn’t a better Doctor than him!

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When Matt Smith announced his decision to leave Doctor Who last June, the entire world was bitterly disappointed, but as always, along with the sadness of a change in actors playing the Doctor, there’s also the excitement of  waiting to hear who will be brought in to replace them!

And in the two months between Smith’s announcement about his departure, and the big reveal as to who would be the 12th Time Lord, we simply couldn’t stop talking about it.
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