BBC names Peter Capaldi as new ‘Doctor Who’ lead actor
The Verge: The BBC has just announced Peter Capaldi as the new Doctor Who lead actor. A special retrospective programme on BBC One staged Capaldi’s hotly anticipated announcement and interviewed him briefly about his high-profile new role. While many actors may claim to be fans of the long-running series they’re joining, Capaldi actually has credible evidence of that — the BBC dug up a letter he wrote when he was aged 15 urging for more Doctor Who series to be produced.
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