In an interview with industry publication Broadcast, Steven Moffat has been talking about the Doctor Who 50th Anniversary special, The Day of the Doctor, 3D, the show’s return in 2005 and the “controversy” surrounding the Comic-Con trailer earlier this year. Read the full article HERE.
was that as much as we celebrate the past, we can change the narrative.
You can’t tell a story by being frightened about it.”
Marcus Wilson adds that the 50th Anniversary special is “the future of what we can do. When I read a Doctor Who
script, I want it to contain impossible ideas. When I read this one, I
was going around the office saying: ‘how the hell am I going to do
Regarding Peter Capaldi, the writer commented, “We couldn’t have had another quirky young man because Matt had nailed
the part. Peter’s already a bit of a national treasure, an incredibly
skilled, fine actor. As most people have realised, the moment you think
of him in the part, you find it hard to think of anyone else. Every time
I was at a TV do and Peter was there, he’d come over to talk about
Doctor Who and he was the first to congratulate Matt. I started
thinking: what if that genius actor might actually say ‘yes’?”
understand if people are feeling eager – but don’t you think it would
have been a little bit early for everyone to see it? We were creating a
buzz about it among the people who’d slept out all night for it.”