Karen Gillan talks about DOCTOR WHO, GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY and STAR TREK at Wizard World Cleveland 2016 on February 27, 2016.
Around 2 PM Eastern Daylight Time, it was revealed on BBC America that Peter Capaldi is to be the 12th Doctor on the long-running Doctor Who. Capaldi will take over the TARDIS from Matt Smith, who’s last episode will be the yearly Christmas special. Peter Capaldi is no stranger to the Doctor Who Universe. Capaldi was in an episode of the David Tennant era of Doctor Who and also played John Forbisher in Torchwood: Children of Earth. For more on Peter, check out his IMDB page
The teaser trailer for the seventh season of Doctor Who has now been released online. The teaser shows the Doctor (Matt Smith) in a cowboy hat and boots in the wild west along with companions, Amy Pond and Rory Williams (Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill, respectively). Gillan and Darvill will be in the first half of the season and their departure brings a new companion. Jenna-Louise Coleman plays the yet-unnamed companion. BBC released a promo image of Coleman.
The new season of Doctor Who premieres later this year.