The Shaun of the Dead actor will live his fanboy dream and appear alongside Peter Capaldi’s Twelfth Doctor this Christmas.
Chris Hardwick will host a pair of live television specials for the Aug. 23 season premiere, which will also be screened in select theaters.
The BBC has unveiled the first full trailer for the upcoming eighth season, with Peter Capaldi looking to right some of the Doctor’s wrongs.
Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman take center stage in the first official image from the Season 8 premiere.
Apologizing for the leak, the BBC said, “We know only too well that Doctor Who fans are the best in the world and we thank them for their help with this and their continued loyalty.”
One of the Doctor’s many enemies sees “beauty, divinity, hatred” inside the Time Lord’s two hearts.
The latest season of Doctor Who — the first starring Peter Capaldi as the 12th Doctor — is set to debut in August.
BBC One has debuted the first official image of Doctor Who star Peter Capaldi in his costume, complete with Doc Martens, but no tie.