The New Doctor

The Guardian thinks there’s more reason than ever to call him Doctor Who:

Not a prominent black actor, nor a woman, nor any of the high-profile names touted to play the iconic Time Lord.

Instead, the honour of wielding the sonic screwdriver and battling Daleks and Zygons has fallen to relative unknown Matt Smith – at 26 he is the youngest Doctor in the 45 years since the Tardis first landed at the BBC.

[Thanks to Andrew Porter for the link.]

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