Ca­paldi per­fect fit for curse of Doc­tor

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“SPE­CIAL BBC1’s Tardis.

The au­di­ence were ba­si­cally cheer­ing a load of balsa wood, glue and blue paint.

Still, it was def­i­nitely a bet­ter book­ing than most of the ac­tual hu­mans.

Ren­tagob co­me­dian Hound claimed to be a

fan who loved watch­ing “Peter” Ec­cle­ston.

Dozy DJ Liza Tar­buck made an early smash-n-grab on the cliché cup­board – tak­ing “all the fam­ily could watch to­gether” and “it used to scare the Be­je­sus outta me” within two min­utes.

And host Zoe Ball kept glanc­ing down at her notes to re­mem­ber you like the show?” Mean­while, cur­rent doc­tor Matt Smith could not be arsed turn­ing up and the only one not to be named as any­one’s favourite – Peter Dav­i­son – was sit­ting right there. Awkward.

The show, in which the lat­est ac­tor to play the Time Lord was un­veiled, was a last-minute af­fair. Boy, did it show.


That said, it did not re­ally mat­ter. The money shot was the new Doc­tor, and vet­eran sweary­man Peter Ca­paldi is quite ob­vi­ously a bril­liant choice.

I can’t wait for him to tell the Daleks to “come the f*** in or f*** the f*** off”.

such com­plex and search­ing ques­tions as “Who was your favourite doc­tor?” and “Why did

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