“Why not do an online episode that’s ten minutes? Or one that’s half an hour?”
The veteran actor could have replaced Patrick Troughton.
Capaldi wants to see Mondasian Cybermen and a modern take on the Axons.
The Star Trek and Guardians of the Galaxy actress would love to star in the show.
“There is no such character as the Twelfth Doctor and never has been.”
The Lord of the Rings and Hobbit director could still direct an episode at some point, says Moffat.
“Clearly doing one about the 51st anniversary isn’t going to be interesting”
“Critics who sit behind their keyboards and say ‘Capaldi’s not going to be good…’ Shut up!”
“He’d bring great gravitas and old fashioned charm.”
“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.”