Even Peter Capaldi didn’t have a damn clue who would be replacing him until a few days before the announcement — but through some deductive reasoning and a well-timed shopping trip, he managed to get a jump on the news.
Coleman has been asked to appear in the festive special, and while there’s no official word on whether she has taken up the offer there’s certainly a decent possibility that she’d be up for one last Yuletide adventure.
There’s still a chance we’ll see Bill Potts and the 13th Doctor together at some point. Sooner, rather than later, we hope. The same will apply to Jenna Coleman’s Clara Oswald, who has also been rumoured to be making a cameo appearance...
With the whole world desperate to know how Peter Capaldi’s Twelfth Doctor will defeat the Cybermen, save Bill and bring both Masters (John Simm and Michelle Gomez) to heel all while dealing with the prospect of his own imminent regeneration.
The closing moments of this evening’s Doctor Who series ten finale revealed that this year’s natal special will be a multi-Doctor adventure featuring the current Doctor (Peter Capaldi) and the First Doctor (David Bradley).