David Tennant has said that playing The Doctor “comes with a lot of attention” which can be “overwhelming”.
Speaking to Entertainment Weekly, Tennant said: “[Peter Capaldi] needs no advice from a whipper-snapper like me. He’s a brilliant actor and I’m very excited to see him in that part. All we’ve done is compare experiences.”
“[Doctor Who] is an unusual show to be part of - it comes with a lot of attention, most of which is lovely, some of which is overwhelming. I’ve been a witness [protection] group for him…”
The cover of Doctor Who Magazine issue 478 has been revealed.
This month’s issue contains previews of episodes 5 - 8 of Series 8, teasing: “Can we rely on the Doctor to save us this time?”
DWM #478 will go on sale on Thursday, 18th September 2014, priced £4.99.
Doctor Who: Time Heist - TV Trailer - BBC One
The Doctor turns bank robber when he is given a task he cannot refuse - to steal from the most dangerous bank in the cosmos.
With the help of a beautiful shape-shifter and cyber-augmented gamer, the Doctor and Clara must fight their way past deadly security and come face to face with the fearsome Teller: a creature of terrifying power that can detect guilt.