Saturday, 3 January 2009

Matt Smith is the 11th Doctor

In tonight's special Doctor Who Confidential, titled The Eleventh Doctor, the next actor to succeed David Tennant was named, and that person is Matt Smith. Matt Smith has previously worked with Billie Piper in Ruby in the Smoke and The Shadow in the North. Matt said "I'm just so excited about the journey that is in front of me. It's a wonderful privilege and challenge that I hope I will thrive on. I feel proud and honoured to have been given this opportunity to join a team of people that has worked so tirelessly to make the show so thrilling." Matt is the youngest actor to play the Doctor ever since the show started back in 1963. Steven Moffat said that he would of liked someone older. but Matt is the perfect actor for the role. An interview with Matt can be seen here.

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