“Capaldi could be there for 10 years or more. He should be given a clear run.”
“He could, just as easily, be a human being from the far future.”
“Hopefully they will continue to once they see and older man playing the part.”
“I’m warmed up now.”
“I wonder if I’m just making everybody cross all the time.”
Moffat: “The idea that Doctor Who could go on at all in the absence of David was a huge question.”
Cass from The Night of the Doctor would do it “in a heartbeat.”
Androgar in The Day of the Doctor hoping to come back.
“They got Tom Baker in!”
“I spoke to Steven the other day and said “what’s the quickest one we can do?”
“I wanted people – from those who had never seen it, to the absolute diehard fans who hate every episode I’ve written – to love it.”
UPDATE: Plus Moffat says the flirting is over.
“I rang Steven Moffat up the other day and found out everything…”
“Everything in that story says he was half human, so you can’t not count it.”
And why it was cut short of showing Eccleston’s full face.