As the countdown continues to Doctor Who: The Return of Doctor Mysterio, the current Doctor Who show-runner reveals just a bit about his love for superheroes. It seems Steven Moffat has a secret admiration for a man with black-rimmed specs that flies around the world in lycra.
What do you love about superhero movies?
What can the audience look forward to?
I wanted to do a superhero story, I wanted to reflect some of the elements of the Clark Kent/Lois Lane/Superman love triangle that has always fascinated me. I just wanted to do a good superhero in Doctor Who
Doctor Who: The Return of Doctor Mysterio
The Doctor returns on Christmas day with Doctor Who: The Return of Doctor Mysterio, airing at 5:45 pm on BBC One and 8/9c on BBC America.
The special is written by Steven Moffat, Executive Produced by Brian Minchin, Produced by Peter Bennett and Directed by Ed Bazalgette (Poldark). It was shot in Cardiff at BBC Wales Roath Lock Studios.
Pre-order your copy of this year’s special on Amazon.