New pictures from the set of Doctor Who - 30/06/2014
Filming of Doctor Who Series 8 is taking place in Cardiff today, with Peter Capaldi, Michelle Gomez and the return of the Cybermen!
Michelle Gomez has been cast in Doctor Who Series 8 as Gatekeeper of the Nethersphere.
Gomez’s previous TV roles include Mrs Pickwell in BBC Three comedy, Bad Education and Sue White in Channel 4 comedy, Green Wing.
Speaking about the role, she said: “Well of course Peter Capaldi is our next Doctor, which makes complete sense. I’m thrilled to join him. Well, you would be, wouldn’t you?”
Steven Moffat added: “I’ve known Michelle for years, and I’m thrilled to welcome her to Doctor Who. She’s everything we need - brilliant, Scottish, and a tiny bit satanic.”
Doctor Who Series 8 will begin on Saturday, 23rd August on BBC One.
I feel like Doctor Who is being really misleading. The trailer/promo makes it look like Twelve is going to be really dark yet the filming photos say something entirely different:
Beware of the spoon
The Doctor forgot how to hug
Yes very dark, very scary.
i dont think i know who the doctor is anymore [23 aug]
Now there’s an appropriate title.
AU: Instead of the weeping angel sending Amy to Rory it sends her too far back in time. Knowing she could never love another man the way she loves Rory she joins a sisterhood and…