Warning: This article contains HUGE spoilers for “The Power of the Doctor”.
Talk about a great day for Doctor Who Fans.
The show’s Sunday feature episode, “The Power of the Doctor,” concluded with the former Doctor Who star David Tennant becomes Current Doctor Who star david holding as Jodie WhittakerThe time traveler’s version of the time traveler unexpectedly regenerated into that of the Scottish actor. Now the BBC released a teaser for next year’s 60th anniversary episodes that features both Tennant and Catherine Tate reprising her role as Donna Noble, Tennant’s Doctor’s companion. The clip also offered a look at Neil Patrick Harris and Ncuti Gatwa, who was announced in May as Whittaker’s replacement.
The BBC has confirmed that Tennant and Tate will appear in three special 60th anniversary episodes. Ncuti Gatwa, who was set to make her series debut at the end of Sunday’s episode, will then take over the TARDIS, with her first episode airing during the holiday season in 2023.
Chris Jackson/Getty David Tennant, ‘Doctor Who’ actor
“If you thought David Tennant’s appearance was a shock, we have many more surprises on the way!” said showrunner Russell T. Davies in a statement. “Ncuti’s path to the Fifteenth Doctor is fraught with mystery, horror, robots, puppets, danger and fun! And how does it tie into the return of the wonderful Donna Noble? How, what, why? We give you a year to speculate, and then all hell breaks loose!”
Polly Thomas/Shutterstock ‘Doctor Who’ 60th Anniversary Teaser Features David Tennant, Catherine Tate, Ncuti Gatwa, Neil Patrick Harris
The three special episodes will air in November 2023 as Doctor Who turns 60.
Watch this teaser below.
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