Doctor Who showrunner Steven Moffat is at it again, teasing us on how the arrival of the Doctor's (Matt Smith) new companion (Jenna-Louise Coleman) and the heartbreaking departure of Amy (Karen Gillan) and Rory (Arthur Darvill) will affect our beloved Time Lord. *MAJOR SPOILERS AHEAD*
After months off, Doctor Who finally returns Saturday with a mysterious new companion and a scary new monster. But don't expect the BBC America series to retread the past 50 years, said executive producer and showrunner Steven Moffat.
Ever since, Jenna-Louise Coleman, the actress playing the new Doctor Who companion, Clara, appeared unexpectedly in the season 7 opener, Asylum of the Daleks, people have wondered if she might be playing that same character, Oswin, again, even though she died ... and was a Dalek. Looks like we me finally have an answer.
"Winter is coming, the last winter of humankind." No, it's not Game of Thrones' Ned Stark uttering these famous words. But winter IS coming for our good old Doctor and his friends in this brand new doom-and-gloom Doctor Who Xmas special trailer.
The BBC has released three cool new Doctor Who Xmas special pics that reveal a whole lot more about that new TARDIS control room we told you about. As for the other two, well, you've got to see them to believe them. Plus we've got a brand new video for more Xmas cheers.
The Doctor (Matt Smith) will be getting a lovely new companion for Christmas, and actress Jenna-Louise Coleman says her new character Clara/Oswin doesn't just try to fill that Amy and Rory-sized hole in his life. Who fans, get ready for a whole new Doctor/Companion dynamic.