Announcement of the 12th Doctor Captivates Global Audience.
British fans were watching from 7pm on Sunday evening, Australian fans tuned in at 4am, while Canadians and Americans cancelled their Sunday afternoon plans to watch Peter Capaldi revealed as the Twelfth Doctor.
Doctor Who Live: The Next Doctor proved an international broadcasting hit on Sunday (4th August), with over 1.5 million fans on two continents tuning in live to watch the hotly anticipated reveal of the actor cast to play the next Doctor after Matt Smith leaves the show at Christmas.
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