We last saw the First Doctor in Jodie Whittaker’s swansong, The Power of the Doctor.
Filming largely took place on a closed set, so who knows who else might appear?!
He’s 39. Yes, thirty-nine. One year off 40. Someone pass the Werther’s Originals.
“Most of us who are still around will probably be asked to get involved”…
“I looked at the script for the 50th anniversary and I felt, as soon as I said I wasn’t doing it, it got better.”
Eccleston also explains more about why he left Doctor Who.
Celebrating 50 years of the Master: Missy died then the Master returned – but how?
James Cooray Smith discusses Paul McGann’s swansong in this tome from Obverse Books.
He also recalls that Jon Pertwee “was a showman, he had charisma”.
You can tweet along with the rewatch on Saturday evening with the hashtag #London1963.